Call for a thematic workshop as part of SMART 2020
UvA Humanities researchers are invited to submit workshop proposals for 2500 euros in all areas of the Humanities and Cognitive Science by 31 December 2019.
2 Dec 2019
Blog by Imme Lammertink in the media
Imme Lammertink's latest blog has been published on wetenschap.nu and nu.nl. Her blog describes the positive effect that writing Sinterklaas poems has on language development in children.
25 Nov 2019
Laskaridis Visiting Research Fellowships in Modern Greek Studies 2020-2021
The Faculty of Humanities at the University of Amsterdam invites applications for two visiting research fellowships in the field of Modern Greek Studies for early- and mid- career scholars who wish to pursue (part ...
21 Nov 2019
Finishing Fellowships awarded to seven Humanities PhD candidates
UvA's Faculty of Humanities has awarded a Finishing Fellowship to seven of its PhD candidates: Hongmei Fang and Thom Westveer (Amsterdam Centre for Language and Communication), Özge Calafato, Wouter Capitain and ...
21 Nov 2019
Finishing Fellowships voor zeven PhD-kandidaten FGw
Zeven promovendi ontvangen van de Faculteit der Geesteswetenschappen een Finishing Fellowship voor de afronding van hun promotie-onderzoek: Hongmei Fang en Thom Westveer (Amsterdam Centre for Language and ...
31 Oct 2019
ACLC PhD candidates awarded finishing fellowships
ACLC PhD candidates Hongmei Fang and Thom Westveer have both been awarded a finishing fellowship from the Faculty of Humanities.
28 Oct 2019
Niels Stensen Fellowship for Marloes Oomen
Marloes Oomen, ACLC PhD candidate, has been awarded a Niels Stensen Fellowship to carry out postdoctoral research at the Institut Jean Nicod in Paris.
22 Oct 2019
IAS hosts celebration for interdisciplinary PhD candidates
Following the establishment in 2017 of the UvA’s Interdisciplinary Doctorate Agreement (IDA), a gathering was held on Monday, 21 October, at the Institute for Advanced Studies to celebrate the hiring of the last of ...
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 ...
17 Sep 2019
Thom Westveer new PhD representative of ACLC
ACLC is pleased to announce that Thom Westveer is the new ACLC PhD representative. In this role, he represents the ACLC PhD community in the PhD Council Board, the Graduate Study Committee and the ACLC Advisory Board.
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
Save the date: ILLC Open Day
Save the date (October 4th, 2019): ILLC invites all colleagues at UvA and CWI interested in their research to visit the institute, watch posters and demo's, attend flash talks and enjoy drinks afterwards. More ...
12 Jul 2019
Kees Hengeveld elected member of Academia Europaea
Kees Hengeveld, Professor of Theoretical Linguistics at the ACLC, has been elected as a member of the Academia Europaea.
25 Jun 2019
Enoch Aboh appointed as new director of ACLC
Enoch Aboh, Professor of Learnability, has been appointed as the new director of the ACLC. As of 1 August he will be the successor of Paul Boersma, who was the ACLC director for five years.
25 Jun 2019
NWO awards PhD position to Cindy van Boven
Cindy van Boven has been awarded a PhD position in the highly competitive NWO PhDs in the Humanities programme, which she will carry out within ACLC. She will start her project in September 2019.
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 ...
3 Jun 2019
Vidi grant awarded to Eva van Lier (ACLC)
Dr Eva van Lier has been awarded a Vidi grant from the Dutch Research Council (NWO) for research that she will carry out at the UvA.
7 May 2019
Metaphor has recently been reconceptualised as a fundamental part of the human conceptual system.