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Results: 61 - 80 of 271
Results: 61 - 80 of 271
  • 1 Mar 2018
    Tim Verlaan's book 'De Ruimtemakers' in the media

    Tim Verlaan's recent book, 'De ruimtemakers. Projectontwikkelaars en de Nederlandse binnenstad 1950-1980' is discussed in the NRC and Het Parool.

  • 26 Feb 2018
    NWO Vici Grant for Geert Janssen

    Professor Geert Janssen (ASH) has been awarded a Vici grant of 1.5 million Euros by the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) for the project 'The Invention of the Refugee in Early Modern Europe'.

  • 23 Feb 2018
    Vici grant worth 1.5 million euros awarded to eleven UvA and AMC-UvA researchers

    Eleven researchers from the University of Amsterdam (UvA) and the Academic Medical Center (AMC) have each received a Vici grant worth 1.5 million euros to conduct research over the coming five years. Vici, which is ...

  • 19 Feb 2018
    This is Film!

    Film Heritage in Practice is a six-session series at EYE offering insight into what happens behind the scenes in film archives, museums and cinemas. Each session will cover a different topic and feature an ...

  • 16 Feb 2018
    Call for participation: LERU Doctoral Summer School 2018

    Each year LERU, the League of European Universities, organises a summer school at one of the participating Universities. The LERU summer school is intended for PhD candidates who are in an advanced phase of their ...

  • 12 Feb 2018
    ASH Call for Workshop Proposals 2018

    The ASH Call for Workshop proposals has been reopened.

  • 9 Feb 2018
    Eight researchers receive support from UvA FGw Aspasia Fund

    Hanneke Ronnes (AHM), Hanneke Stuit (ASCA), Judith Noorman (ASH), Kristine Johanson (ASH), Sofie Remijsen (ASH), Suzanne Aalberse (ACLC), Sruti Bala (ASCA), and Patricia Pisters (ASCA) have been awarded a temporary ...

  • 29 Jan 2018
    Cutting Edge Research Fund | Deadline extended

    The deadline for submitting applications for the UvA FGw Cutting Edge Research Fund has been extended. Applications can be submitted continuously until no later than 30 June 2018.

  • 10 Jan 2018
    Call for Papers | Amsterdam Symposium on the History of Food 2018

    Body and Soul: Examining the historical relation between nutrition, health, and culture

  • 22 Dec 2017
    New Huygens ING/UvA-CREATE project ‘Virtual Interiors’ receives NWO Creative Industries Funding

    The Dutch Organization for Scientific Research (NWO) has granted Smart Culture – Big Data / Digital Humanities funding of € 625.000 for the project Virtual Interiors as Interfaces for Big Historical Data Research: ...

  • 6 Dec 2017
    Elizabeth Buettner's "Europe after Empire" selected in The Times Literary Supplement's Books of the Year 2017

    According to novelist Lucy Beckett it is a "deeply researched but also engagingly written" book, which "deserves a wide readership".

  • 27 Nov 2017
    New publication Niek Pas

    In his recently launched book, 'Macron en de nieuwe Franse revolutie', Niek Pas describes the French President Emmanuel Macron, his political style and the first 150 days of his presidency. Who is this phenomenon, ...

  • 3 Nov 2017
    New publication and book launch Gabri van Tussenbroek

    Gabri van Tussenbroek has analysed the ambitious 17th-century project for the new church steeple of the Nieuwe Kerk. Planned to reach a height of 100 meters, and thus become the highest building in Amsterdam, the ...

  • 3 Nov 2017
    New publication and book launch Tim Verlaan

    In his new book, 'De ruimtemakers. Projectontwikkelaars en de Nederlandse binnenstad 1950-1980', Tim Verlaan analyses the conflict between private developers, local officials, and citizens in determining the ...

  • 21 Oct 2017
    Art of Laughter: Humor in the Golden Age

    Anna Tummers (Conservation and restauration) and Elmer Kolfin (Art History) on humor in 17th century Dutch art in the New York Times of October 21.

  • 6 Oct 2017
    Project launch Freedom of the Streets

    The Freedom of the Streets project is happy to announce that it has launched a new website and will have its international project launch in Tokyo with a workshop on Gender, Space and the City in Global History at ...

  • 6 Oct 2017
    ZonMw grant awarded to team including dr. Gaston Franssen

    ZonMw has awarded a grant of €200.000,– to a project proposal to implement mental health peer support groups and ‘recovery conferences’. The project was proposed in response to a ZonMw Call for local initiatives for ...

  • 18 Sep 2017
    Vacancies OIKOS Anchoring Innovation

    Earlier this year OIKOS was awarded an NWO gravitation grant for the research programme 'Anchoring Innovation'. OIKOS is currently advertising nine jobs (4 PhD and 5 postdoc) within the programme at five ...

  • 15 Sep 2017
    Call for papers: Cultural mobilization. Cultural consciousness-raising and national movements in Europe and the world

    A major international conference on Cultural mobilization: Cultural consciousness-raising and national movements in Europe and the world will be held in Amsterdam from 19 to 22 September 2018. The conference is ...

  • 11 Sep 2017
    ASH Call for Workshop Proposals

    ASH invites proposals from ASH PhD candidates (at any stage of their PhD) to organise an activity (taking the form of a workshop, masterclass, etc.) that will benefit their research and help expand their network. ...