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Results: 21 - 40 of 77
  • 3 Jun 2019
    Eva van Lier
    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
    Boekomslag van Visual Metaphor
    Visual Metaphor

    Metaphor has recently been reconceptualised as a fundamental part of the human conceptual system.

  • 8 Mar 2019
    Margriet Heim ontvangt koninklijke onderscheiding

    Margriet Heim is benoemd tot Ridder in de Orde van Oranje-Nassau voor haar inzet voor een betere communicatie van en met kinderen en volwassenen met een ernstige meervoudige beperking die niet of nauwelijks kunnen ...

  • 28 Feb 2019
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    Giulia Frezza to join the ACLC with Marie Curie Fellowship

    Dr Giulia Frezza has been awarded a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship to conduct research at the ACLC about 'Metaphorical Narratives in Dementia Discourse'.

  • 28 Feb 2019
    Map of Europe containing pushpins
    Four humanities researchers to conduct research at UvA with Marie Curie Fellowship

    Four talented researchers in the humanities have been awarded a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship to conduct research at the University of Amsterdam (UvA): Giulia Frezza (Amsterdam Center for Language and ...

  • 22 Feb 2019
    SMART CS logo
    Call for posters – Awareness in humans and machines

    SMART (Speech & Language, Music, Art, Reasoning and Thought) is organizing a workshop in collaboration with the ACLC on the role of awareness in humans and machines.

  • 20 Feb 2019
    ACLC
    Save the date | ACLC workshop NWA

    This year's ACLC workshop will focus on the Nationale Wetenschaps Agenda (NWA) and will be held on Friday 5 April 2019 from 15.00 till 17.00, followed by drinks. Please save the date!

  • 18 Feb 2019
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    CALICO Award for Rose Van der Zwaard and Anne Bannink

    Rose Van der Zwaard and Anne Bannink have won the CALICO Award for Best Article 2018 for their paper 'Reversal of participant roles in NS-NNS synchronous telecollaboration'.

  • 12 Feb 2019
    Call for Papers: Multiple Materialities of Muslim Marriages

    This workshop is organized as part of the ERC-funded research project on ‘Problematizing “Muslim Marriages”: Ambiguities and Contestations’ hosted by the Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research and the ...

  • 21 Jan 2019
    Metaphor Festival
    Call for Papers: Amsterdam Metaphor Festival

    The Metaphor Lab Amsterdam is delighted to announce that the next Metaphor Festival will take place in Amsterdam from 28 - 31 August 2019. The Metaphor Festival is an annual conference on the use of figurative ...

  • 16 Nov 2018
    SMART CS logo
    Call for papers – Doing experiments with theoretical linguistics

    SMART (Speech & Language, Music, Art, Reasoning and Thought), in collaboration with the ACLC, is organizing a workshop dedicated to empirical investigations into the constructs of theoretical linguistics. We hope to ...

  • 17 Oct 2018
    Marieke Olthof
    Marieke Olthof new PhD representative of ACLC

    ACLC is pleased to announce Marieke Olthof as the new ACLC PhD representative.

  • 10 Oct 2018
    Dark Heritage Conference
    Call for Papers: The Thrill of the Dark

    Ironbridge International Institute for Cultural Heritage, University of Birmingham UK, in partnership with the Collaborative for Cultural Heritage and Management Policy, University of Illinois, USA and Department of ...

  • 27 Jun 2018
    Padraic Monaghan, professor of English Linguistics

    Prof. P. Monaghan (1972) has been appointed professor of English Linguistics at the University of Amsterdam’s (UvA) Faculty of Humanities.

  • 27 Jun 2018
    Padraic Monaghan, hoogleraar Engelse taalkunde

    Prof. dr. P. Monaghan (1972) is benoemd tot hoogleraar Engelse taalkunde aan de Faculteit der Geesteswetenschappen van de Universiteit van Amsterdam (UvA).

  • 25 Apr 2018
    Rhythm crucial in drummed speech

    How can an entire language be mapped onto beats on two drums? To answer this question, linguists Frank Seifart from the University of Amsterdam (UvA), Julien Meyer from the Université Grenoble Alpes and colleagues ...

  • 10 Apr 2018
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    Three researchers receive support from UvA FGw RIS Fund

    Kees Hengeveld (ACLC), Samuel Kruizinga (ASH) and Krisztina Lajosi-Moore (ARTES) have been awarded a RIS fellowship to enable them to prepare applications for senior personal grants and/or strengthen their CV.

  • 6 Apr 2018
    Paul Boersma
    Paul Boersma Faculty of Humanities Lecturer of the Year

    Boersma's students call him an 'inspiring lecturer' who is 'clear in his explanations' and 'always prepared to help' His students praise him for his methods of teaching; 'he teaches with a lot of passion and humour'

  • 9 Feb 2018
    Photo: marble herm in the Vatican Museums inscribed with Aspasia's name at the base.
    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
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    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.