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Results: 1 - 20 of 287
Results: 1 - 20 of 287
  • 14 Feb 2020
    In memoriam Eddy Grootes

    Eddy Grootes (1936), emeritus professor Historical Dutch Literature, has passed away on 5 February 2020. Eddy Grootes was the first director of the Institute of Culture and History (ICG), the predecessor institution ...

  • 13 Feb 2020
    Marie Curie Fellowships awarded to three UvA researchers in the Humanities

    Three talented researchers of the Faculty of Humanities have been awarded Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships to conduct their research. The fellowships are personal grants, which range from around €175,000 ...

  • 13 Feb 2020
    Marie Curie Fellowships awarded to thirteen UvA researchers

    Thirteen talented UvA researchers have been awarded Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships to conduct their research. The fellowships are personal grants, which range from around €175,000 to €280,000 euros for ...

  • 5 Feb 2020
    Funded PhD Postion at ASH

    The Amsterdam School of Historical Studies (ASH) invites applications for a PhD position at the Faculty of Humanities, tenable from 1 September 2020 (4 years, 1 FTE). Deadline for applications is 31 March 2020.

  • 27 Jan 2020
    Michiel van Kempen awarded by Hungarian Academy of Sciences

    Michiel van Kempen received the “Pro Cooperatione” award for his teaching at Hungarian universities, his contributions in Hungarian journals and the Erasmus partnership he co-initiated between the UvA and the ...

  • 19 Dec 2019
    Uğur Ümit Üngör, professor by special appointment of Holocaust and Genocide Studies

    Dr Uğur Ümit Üngör (1980) has been appointed professor by special appointment of Holocaust and Genocide Studies at the Faculty of Humanities of the University of Amsterdam (UvA), as of 1 February 2020. The special ...

  • 17 Dec 2019
    Mario Damen awarded NIAS Fellowship

    Mario Damen has been awarded a five month fellowship at the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities and Social Sciences (NIAS) in 2021.

  • 16 Dec 2019
    Maartje van Gelder appointed ASH director

    Maartje van Gelder, Associate Professor in Early Modern History, has been appointed as the new director of the Amsterdam School of Historical Studies. From 1 February she will be the successor of Guy Geltner, who ...

  • 16 Dec 2019
    Call for Papers and Panels ‘The Making of the Humanities IX’

    ‘The Making of the Humanities’ conference goes to Barcelona! The Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF) together with the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC) will host the 9th Making of the Humanities conference, from 21 ...

  • 9 Dec 2019
    AHM and AUP launch International Journal of Heritage, Memory and Conflict

    In collaboration with the Amsterdam University Press, the Amsterdam School for Heritage, Memory and Material Culture (AHM) has launched the new international peer reviewed open access journal International Journal of ...

  • 27 Nov 2019
    Eurocentrism in European History and Memory

    The book investigates the role imaginings of the European past since the eighteenth century played in the construction of a Europeanist worldview and the ways in which ‘Europe’ was constructed in literature and art. ...

  • 25 Nov 2019
    Greece and other European flags
    Laskaridis Visiting Research Fellowships in Modern Greek Studies 2020-2021

    The Faculty of Humanities at the University of Amsterdam invites applications for two visiting research fellowships in the field of Modern Greek Studies for early- and mid- career scholars who wish to pursue (part ...

  • 21 Nov 2019
    Finishing Fellowships voor zeven PhD-kandidaten FGw

    Zeven promovendi ontvangen van de Faculteit der Geesteswetenschappen een Finishing Fellowship voor de afronding van hun promotie-onderzoek: Hongmei Fang en Thom Westveer (Amsterdam Centre for Language and ...

  • 21 Nov 2019
    Finishing Fellowships awarded to seven Humanities PhD candidates

    UvA's Faculty of Humanities has awarded a Finishing Fellowship to seven of its PhD candidates: Hongmei Fang and Thom Westveer (Amsterdam Centre for Language and Communication), Özge Calafato, Wouter Capitain and ...

  • 18 Nov 2019
    Obtaining a PhD
    ASH PhD candidates awarded finishing fellowships

    ASH PhD candidates Sofie van Ginneken and Annemiek Houwen have both been awarded a finishing fellowship from the Faculty of Humanities.

  • 11 Nov 2019
    The Invention of the Refugee project website is now online

    The Project "The Invention of the Refugee’’ just launched their website. It features blogs, news, project descriptions and future events. The website belongs to the NWO VICI programme The Invention of the Refugee in ...

  • 11 Nov 2019
    Amsterdam - The Canal Ring
    CfP "How Disciplines Interact" (UvA 7-8 May 2020)

    The Vossius Center at the University of Amsterdam will host a two-day workshop on 7-8 May 2020, entitled “How Disciplines Interact”.*

  • 11 Oct 2019
    Mario Damen awarded AHRC Research Networking Grant

    Rosalind Brown-Grant (University of Leeds, PI) and Mario Damen (ASH, Co-I) have been awarded the AHRC Research Networking Grant for “The Joust as Performance: Pas d’armes and Late Medieval Chivalry”.

  • 11 Oct 2019
    Launch website Medieval History at the UvA

    The website medieval-amsterdam.org is launched on 9 October. Medieval-amsterdam.org is a meeting place for everyone who is either officially or unofficially affiliated to the Amsterdam medieval research community. ...

  • 30 Sep 2019
    Owls
    UvA FGw Aspasia Fund 2020 Call for proposals

    The UvA FGw Aspasia Fund is currently inviting applications for the year 2020. The fund was established as an encouragement for women faculty members, to help them take a next step in their career by strengthening ...