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Results: 1 - 20 of 271
Results: 1 - 20 of 271
  • 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
    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 ...

  • 20 Sep 2019
    Call for Papers: Cultural Heritage and Public History

    The 6th World Conference of the International Federation for Public History (IFPH) will be hosted by Freie Universität Berlin on 18 - 22 August 2020. The call for papers for this conference is now published.

  • 16 Sep 2019
    Vossius Fund for Colloquiums and Masterclasses open for applications

    The Vossius Center offers funding for Colloquiums and Masterclasses. The next deadline is 15 November 2019.

  • 5 Sep 2019
    Vossius Fund for Research Fellows open for applications

    The Vossius Center offers funding for Research Fellows. The next deadline is 15 November 2019.

  • 30 Jul 2019
    Cutting Edge Research Fund | Call for proposals

    The UvA Faculty of Humanities offers the funding scheme 'Cutting Edge Research Fund' that fosters (inter)national collaboration aimed at innovative, cutting edge research. The call for proposals for the Cutting Edge ...

  • 29 Jul 2019
    Call for applications | PhD Finishing Fellowships

    The Faculty of Humanities invites applications for 0.5 FTE PhD Finishing Fellowships, tenable from January 1, 2020. Deadline for applications: October 1, 2019.

  • 29 Jul 2019
    Call for Proposals | Research Innovation and Sustainability Fund

    The UvA Faculty of Humanities offers the Research Innovation and Sustainability (RIS) Fund that aims to support research staff in their career development and to expand their opportunities to conduct research. The ...

  • 22 Jul 2019
    Call for Papers: The Stage of War

    The conference ‘The Stage of War’, to be held 26-27 March 2020 at Erasmus University Rotterdam, will focus on academic and popular representations of war and other large-scale conflicts. The Call for Papers for this ...

  • 17 Jul 2019
    Book Rens Bod long listed for Libris History award

    The book ‘Een wereld vol patronen’ by Rens Bod, professor Digital Humanities and co-director of the Vossius Center, is long listed for the Libris History award 2019.

  • 16 Jul 2019
    Veni research grants for 23 UvA researchers

    The Dutch Research Council (NWO) has awarded a Veni grant worth up to 250,000 euros to 166 highly promising young scientists. The grant provides the laureates with the opportunity to further elaborate their own ideas ...

  • 21 Jun 2019
    Funding for four talented Humanities PhD candidates

    Media scholars Jori Snels and Sal Hagen, historian Rosa de Jong and sign linguistics scholar Cindy van Boven have received funding for their doctoral research at the UvA through the NWO programme PhDs in the ...

  • 19 Jun 2019
    Janna Coomans wins the ASH Dissertation Award 2019

    The winner of the ASH Dissertation Award 2018-2019 is Janna Coomans (Medieval History) for her PhD dissertation 'In Pursuit of a Healthy City: Sanitation and the Common Good in the Late Medieval Low Counties', ...

  • 19 Jun 2019
    Lia van Gemert and Tim Verlaan win the ASH Valorisation Award

    The joint first prizewinners of the ASH Valorisation Award 2018-2019 are Lia van Gemert and Tim Verlaan, as announced on 14 June at the ASH end of term event and awards ceremony.

  • 19 Jun 2019
    Guy Geltner appointed as new director of ASH

    Guy Geltner, Professor of Medieval History, has been appointed as the new director of the Amsterdam School of Historical Studies. From 1 August he will be the successor of Liz Buettner, Professor of Modern History, ...

  • 13 Jun 2019
    KNIR Colloquia Call for Applications 2020 . Deadline 1 October 2019

    KNIR Colloquia are small, exclusive expert meetings, hosted and funded by the Royal Netherlands Institute in Rome. Their purpose is to offer early or mid-career academics from all fields the opportunity to improve ...

  • 29 May 2019
    Helmer Helmers awarded Vidi grant

    Helmer Helmers has been awarded a prestigious Vidi grant from the Dutch Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) for the project 'Inventing Public Diplomacy in Early Modern Europe'.

  • 15 May 2019
    CfP 10th Annual Postgraduate Workshop of the Society for the History of Alchemy and Chemistry

    The Society for the History of Alchemy and Chemistry invites submissions for the 10th Annual Postgraduate Workshop. This year’s topic is “Society and the Creation of (al)Chemical Knowledge”. Hosted by the Ritman ...

  • 27 Mar 2019
    Registration open: ARTECHNE International Conference - The Making of Art Expertise

    This conference focuses on the development of a science-based conservation practice and the emergence of art history as a ‘science of art’ (or Kunstwissenschaft) in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries (1850-1950).