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Results: 1 - 20 of 308
Results: 1 - 20 of 308
  • Glass sphere
    Call for Proposals | Research Innovation and Sustainability Fund 2020
    10 Sep 2020
    The UvA Faculty of Humanities offers the Research Innovation and Sustainability (RIS) Fund that aims at supporting staff with research time in their career development and expanding their opportunities to conduct ...
  • Sebastiaan Broere awarded best journal article award
    7 Aug 2020
    The Society for the History of Psychology has awarded Sebastiaan Broere with the Best Journal Article Award for his article “Picturing Ethnopsychology: A Colonial Psychiatrist’s Struggles to Examine Javanese Minds, ...
  • Peyman Jafari awarded Mehrdad Mashayekhi Dissertation Award
    28 Jul 2020
    The Association for Iranian Studies had awarded the Mehrdad Mashayekhi Dissertation Award to Peyman Jafari for his PhD thesis “Oil, Labor and Revolution in Iran; A Social History of Labor in the Iranian Oil Industry, ...
  • Four talented Humanities PhD candidates receive NWO funding
    24 Jul 2020
    Amir Taha (ARTES), Nadica Denić (ASCA), Evgeniia Khristoforova and Harriet Reynolds (both ACLC) have received funding for their doctoral research at the UvA through the NWO programme PhDs in the Humanities. ...
  • Vier talentvolle geesteswetenschappen-promovendi ontvangen NWO-financiering
    24 Jul 2020
    Amir Taha (ARTES), Nadica Denić (ASCA), Evgeniia Khristoforova en Harriet Reynolds (beide ACLC) ontvangen via het NWO-programma Promoties in de geesteswetenschappen financiering voor hun promotieonderzoek aan de UvA. ...
  • New PhD candidates for the Humanities research schools
    2 Jul 2020
    The research schools of the Faculty of Humanities (ACLC, AHM, ARTES, ASCA, ASH and the interfaculty institute ILLC) have been working on recruiting new PhD candidates – one for each school. Five out of six positions ...
  • Nieuwe promovendi voor de onderzoeksscholen van de FGw
    1 Jul 2020
    De onderzoekscholen van de Faculteit der Geesteswetenschappen (ACLC, AHM, ARTES, ASCA, ASH en interfacultair instituut ILLC) hebben de afgelopen periode geworven voor nieuwe promovendi, één voor elke school. ...
  • IAS Oude Turfmarkt
    Danielle van den Heuvel granted IAS Fellowship
    7 Jun 2020
    Danielle van den Heuvel has been granted a fellowship at the Institute of Advanced Study (IAS) of the UvA for the project '(Why) do women disappear from the streets as cities modernize? '. The fellowship will start ...
  • Mario Damen awarded fellowship at Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study
    3 Jun 2020
    Mario Damen, senior lecturer in medieval history, has been selected for a stay at the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities and Social Sciences (NIAS-KNAW) in Amsterdam. The NIAS Fellowship ...
  • Autos
    Call for applications | AIHR PhD Finishing Fellowships
    28 May 2020
    The Faculty of Humanities invites applications for PhD Finishing Fellowships, tenable from January 1, 2021. Deadline for applications: October 1, 2020.
  • David Rijser wint OIKOS publieksprijs
    25 May 2020
    Het bestuur van OIKOS, de nationale onderzoekschool voor studie sop het gebeid van de klassieke oudheid, heeft de OIKOS Publieksprijs toegekend aan David Rijser, UD Latijn bij de UvA en sinds 2019 ook bijzonder ...
  • How did the old masters make their ultramarine?
    13 May 2020
    Researchers at the Rijksmuseum, the University of Amsterdam, VU Amsterdam and the European Synchrotron Radiation Facility (ESRF) have developed a method that reveals how the costly pigment ultramarine was prepared ...
  • Frank van Vree over de toespraak van koning Willem-Alexander
    12 May 2020
    Frank van Vree, directeur van het NIOD en hoogleraar Geschiedenis van oorlog, conflict en herinnering aan de UvA, gaf de afgelopen dagen in verschillende media tekst en uitleg bij de woorden van koning ...
  • Promotie Jan Rotmans over 'Verlicht pessimisme'
    12 May 2020
    Historici zouden systematisch aandacht moeten besteden aan de manieren waarop denkers vroeger naar de toekomst keken. Die gedachte staat centraal in het proefschrift 'Enlightened Pessimism: Republican Decline in ...
  • Dissertatieprijs Stichting Praemium Erasmianum voor twee FGw'ers
    7 May 2020
    Janna Coomans en Milton Fernando González Rodriguez hebben met hun proefschriften een Dissertatieprijs van de Stichting Praemium Erasmianum gewonnen. De prijzen worden jaarlijks toegekend aan jonge academici in de ...
  • Maartje van Gelder awarded RSA–Patricia H. Labalme Fellowship
    27 Apr 2020
    Maartje van Gelder has been awarded the Patricia H. Labalme Fellowship by the Renaissance Society of America for the project “Protest in the Piazza. Popular Politics in Early Modern Venice”. This is a one-month ...
  • New Call for Papers and Panels ‘The Making of the Humanities IX’
    23 Apr 2020
    Due to COVID-19, the 9th Making of the Humanities conference has been postponed until 2021, please check the new deadlines. The Making of the Humanities conference is going to Barcelona! The Universitat Pompeu ...
  • CfP ALCS Postgraduate Colloquium
    23 Mar 2020
    The Association for Low Countries Studies is delighted to announce its third postgraduate colloquium, “City Lights”. Proposals are invited from PhD candidates and early career researchers in the humanities and social ...
  • Photo: marble herm in the Vatican Museums inscribed with Aspasia's name at the base.
    Four researchers receive support from UvA FGw Aspasia Fund
    12 Mar 2020
    Annet Dekker (ASCA), Tatiana Markaki (ARTES), Leonie Schmidt (ASCA) and Katrin Schulz (ILLC) have been awarded a temporary release from teaching duties to enable them to strengthen their CV and/or prepare ...
  • Photo: marble herm in the Vatican Museums inscribed with Aspasia's name at the base.
    FGw Aspasia Fund toegekend aan vier onderzoekers
    12 Mar 2020
    Annet Dekker (ASCA), Tatiana Markaki (ARTES), Leonie Schmidt (ASCA) and Katrin Schulz (ILLC) hebben een tijdelijke vrijstelling van hun onderwijstaken gekregen dankzij het FGw Aspasia Fund. Het UvA FGw Aspasia Fund ...