The European Federation of National Institutions for Language (EFNIL) has announced Anne-Mieke Thieme as one of the winners of the Master's Thesis Award.
English translation of Pieter Langendijk Play to be livestreamed on 10 March
4 Mar 2021
'Quincampoix or the Wind Traders' is an 18th-century comedy written for the Amsterdam City Theatre (Amsterdamse Schouwburg) by Pieter Langendijk (1683-1756). In an English-language version, recently translated by ...
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.
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 ...
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.
Getting Data: Linguistic Data Collection in the Age of Pandemic
9 Oct 2020
A new project at the ACLC investigating the effects of the pandemic on linguistic data collection recently launched a new project website.
Natalia Rivera Vera new ACLC PhD representative
25 Sep 2020
ACLC is happy to announce that Natalia Rivera Vera is the new ACLC PhD representative. In this role, she represents the ACLC PhD community in the PhD Council Board, the Graduate Study Committee and the ACLC Advisory ...
Call for Proposals | Research Innovation and Sustainability Fund 2020
10 Sep 2020
The UvA Faculty of Humanities offers the Research Innovation and Sustainability (RIS) Fund that aims at supporting staff with research time in their career development and expanding their opportunities to conduct ...
Antal van den Bosch appointed professor by special appointment of Language and Artificial Intelligence
8 Sep 2020
Prof. A.P.J. van den Bosch (1969) has been appointed professor by special appointment of Language and Artificial Intelligence at the University of Amsterdam’s (UvA) Faculty of Humanities. The special chair was ...
Viktorija Kostadinova awarded U21 Researcher Resilience Fund
27 Aug 2020
Viktorija Kostadinova has been awarded the U21 Researcher Resilience Fund for the project 'Linguistic Data Collection in the age of a Pandemic'. Partner Universities are KU Leuven and the University of Edinburgh.
New PhD candidate for ACLC
10 Aug 2020
The new PhD candidate for the Amsterdam Center for Language and Communication (ACLC) has been announced. Lani Freeborn will soon start her project on foreign language aptitude.
Four talented Humanities PhD candidates receive NWO funding
24 Jul 2020
Amir Taha (ARTES), Nadica Denić (ASCA), Evgeniia Khristoforova and Harriet Reynolds (both ACLC) have received funding for their doctoral research at the UvA through the NWO programme PhDs in the Humanities. ...
ABC Networking Day 2020 - Successfully Connecting Treasures
9 Jul 2020
The goal was as every year, to connect the treasures of the ABC community. The initiative was met with enthusiasm, with over 60 sign-ups.
Call for applications | AIHR PhD Finishing Fellowships
28 May 2020
The Faculty of Humanities invites applications for PhD Finishing Fellowships, tenable from January 1, 2021. Deadline for applications: October 1, 2020.
PhD Position Oncology-Related Communication Disorders
30 Apr 2020
The ACLC and Netherlands Cancer Institute (NKI) are looking for a PhD student to work on a project funded by Atos Medical AB (Sweden). The overall goal of the project is to develop a predictive framework for speech ...
Four researchers receive support from UvA FGw Aspasia Fund
12 Mar 2020
Annet Dekker (ASCA), Tatiana Markaki (ARTES), Leonie Schmidt (ASCA) and Katrin Schulz (ILLC) have been awarded a temporary release from teaching duties to enable them to strengthen their CV and/or prepare ...
Funded PhD Postion at ACLC
5 Feb 2020
The Amsterdam Center for Language and Communication (ACLC) 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.