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Results: 21 - 40 of 733
  • AUAS and UvA target of cyber attack (update)
    17 Feb 2021
    The Security and Operations Center of the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences (AUAS) and University of Amsterdam (UvA) have found that an unknown third party has gained access to the ICT environments of the AUAS ...
  • Recruitment begins for new dean of the Faculty of Humanities
    11 Feb 2021
    Fred Weerman, dean of the Faculty of Humanities, has announced that he will not be available for a second term as dean. His term will expire on 1 September 2021. The procedure for recruiting a new dean is currently ...
  • Marie Curie Fellowships for seven UvA researchers
    11 Feb 2021
    Seven talented UvA researchers have been awarded Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships by the European Commission. The amount awarded per fellowship ranges from around €175,000 to €280,000 euros per ...
  • Imme Lammertink wins the AVT/Anéla Dissertation Prize 2020
    2 Feb 2021
    Imme was awarded the prize for her dissertation 'Detecting patterns: Relating statistical learning to language proficiency in children with and without developmental language disorder'.
  • MIND Project winner of the LOT Populariseringsprijs 2020
    2 Feb 2021
    The ACLC researchers working in the MIND project have been awarded the LOT Populariseringsprijs 2020 to develop a 'Toolbox on Multilingualism' for educational staff at daycare centers.
  • Vacant PhD position at the ACLC
    1 Feb 2021
    The Amsterdam Center for Language and Communication (ACLC) invites applications for a PhD position at the Faculty of Humanities, tenable from 1 September 2021 (4 years, 1 FTE). Deadline for applications is 31 March 2021.
  • Sanneke Stigter and Sven Dupré selected for STUDIOTOPIA Art & Science Residency programme
    21 Jan 2021
    Sanneke Stigter (Conservation and Restoration) and Sven Dupré (professor of History of Art, Science and Technology) have been selected for the STUDIOTOPIA Art & Science Residency programme, in which they will ...
  • Universities lowering the standard for BSA this year
    14 Jan 2021
    In view of the corona crisis, the 14 Dutch universities have opted to lower the standard for the binding study advice (BSA) this academic year by 10-15%. For the UvA, this means that students who started their study ...
  • Online workshop: Innovating objects? Reading spolia in Greek and Latin literature
    14 Jan 2021
    Online workshop organized by Irene de Jong (professor of Ancient Greek UvA, ASH) and Miguel John Versluys (professor of mediterranean archaeology UL) on Friday January 22.
  • European grant for disclosure of colonial sound collections from Southeast Asia
    14 Jan 2021
    A Dutch-French-British research consortium, led by UvA researchers Barbara Titus and meLê yamomo, has received a European grant for their three-year project titled Decolonizing Southeast Asian Sound Archives ...
  • 2021 - 2026 strategic plan: inspiring generations
    7 Jan 2021
    At the beginning of this year the Executive Board (CvB) established its Strategic Plan for 2021 – 2026, entitled Inspiring generations. This states what is needed to maintain and expand our position as a university: ...
  • Rowie Rensink (BA) and Marthe de Roos (MA) win ACMES Thesis Prize 2020
    5 Jan 2021
    Rowie Rensink (BA) and Marthe de Roos (MA) have won this year’s Amsterdam Centre for Middle Eastern Studies (ACMES) Thesis Prize, which is awarded annually to the authors of the best BA thesis and best MA thesis in ...
  • Maria Boletsi receives NIAS fellowship
    4 Jan 2021
    Maria Boletsi, Professor by Special Appointment of the Marilena Laskaridis Chair of Modern Greek Studies, has received a fellowship from the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study (NIAS) within the framework of the ...
  • Call for applications: Laskaridis Visiting Research Fellowships in Modern Greek Studies 2021-2022
    23 Dec 2020
    The Faculty of Humanities at the University of Amsterdam invites applications for two (2) visiting research fellowships in the field of Modern Greek Studies for early-career and more advanced scholars who wish to ...
  • Jan Lintsen reappointed member of UvA Executive Board
    18 Dec 2020
    The Supervisory Board of the University of Amsterdam (UvA) has reappointed Jan Lintsen as a member of the UvA's Executive Board. The decision was taken following positive recommendations from both the Works Council ...
  • Message concerning social safety
    17 Dec 2020
    On Wednesday evening, an article was published in the Dutch newspaper NRC about a case of an unsafe situation at the Faculty of Humanities. We find this distressing, but it is also good that the problems which the ...
  • Margot Terpstra wins Rijksmuseum-Migelien Gerritzen thesis award 2020
    16 Dec 2020
    Margot Terpstra has won the Rijksmuseum-Migelien Gerritzen thesis award 2020 for her Master’s thesis on damage patterns in the sample books of Museum de Lakenhal. The Rijksmuseum has been handing out this award ...
  • The impact of the second corona wave on studying and working at the UvA
    15 Dec 2020
    The experiences of students and staff of the UvA during the second wave of corona have been in some ways similar: study and work pressure is high, and the lack of social contact and time outdoors has also been ...
  • Operation Night Watch: getting closer to Rembrandt despite distancing
    27 Nov 2020
    The summer of 2019 saw the kick-off of the largest and most multifaceted research project ever to focus on Rembrandt’s famous painting The Night Watch. Ever since the museum reopened after its closure earlier this ...
  • Vidi grant awarded to Josje Verhagen (ACLC)
    5 Nov 2020
    Dr Josje Verhagen has been awarded a Vidi grant from the Dutch Research Council (NWO) for research that she will carry out at the UvA.