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  • 8 Apr 2016
    Konrad Rybka receives NWO Rubicon grant

    Dr. Konrad Rybka has been awarded an NWO Rubicon grant. The grant will enable him to spend two years at Berkeley, the University of California, San Francisco to do post doctoral research.

  • 24 Mar 2016
    The Vossius Center opens its doors at the UvA

    After almost 400 years, the first professor at the University of Amsterdam, Gerardus Vossius, has been honored with a Center that aims to bring together researchers from all faculties who share an interest in the ...

  • 24 Mar 2016
    New Journal "History of Humanities" has just been published!

    History of Humanities, along with the newly formed Society for the History of the Humanities, takes as its subject the history of a wide variety of disciplines including archaeology, art history, historiography, ...

  • 18 Feb 2016
    Five researchers receive support from UvA FGw Aspasia Fund

    Carolyn Birdsall (AHM), Chiara de Cesari (ARTES), Silke Hamann, (ACLC), Katrin Schulz (ILLC) and Maartje van Gelder (ASH) have been awarded a temporary release from teaching duties to enable them to prepare ...

  • 13 Jan 2016
    ACLC Professor Gerard Steen has been awarded an NWO Free Competition Grant

    With his project Resistance to Metaphor Gerard Steen has been awarded a Free Competition Grant in the 2015 round.

  • 25 Nov 2015
    Call for papers: The Making of the Humanities V

    One of the activities of the research group 'History and Philosophy of the Humanities' is the organization of a series of conferences: the 'Making of the Humanities'. Previous conferences were in Amsterdam (2008, ...

  • 5 Nov 2015
    ACLC's Dr. Roland Pfau has been awarded participation in a HORIZON 2020 collaboration project

    The UvA has received funding for two HORIZON 2020 projects that aim at contributing towards a solution for the Societal Challenges that Europe is currently facing. Roland Pfau's project is one of them. Under the ...

  • 15 Oct 2015
    Language documentation corpora added to the Unesco Memory of the World Register

    The United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has added to its Memory of the World register 64 collections of language documentation materials from The Language Archive at the MPI for ...

  • 5 Aug 2015
    ACLC PhD candidate Jacky Visser wins ECA Prize for Outstanding Student Paper

    With his paper 'Speech acts in a dialogue game for critical discussion' Jacky Vissser has won the ECA Frans van Eemeren Prize for Outstanding Student Papers. ECA refers to the European Conference on Argumentation ...

  • 8 Apr 2015
    ACLC Researcher Sible Andringa has won the Albert Valdman Award

    The Use of Native Speaker Norms in Critical Period Hypothesis Research

  • 26 May 2014
    UvA awarded record number of Vidi grants

    Nineteen UvA researchers have been awarded a Vidi grant as part of the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) Innovational Research Incentives Scheme. Having secured 19 of the 88 grant allocations for ...