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Results: 41 - 58 of 58
  • 7 Jul 2016
    Two UvA researchers receive NWO Internationalisation in the Humanities grant

    Dr Jan Lazardzig (ASH) and Professor Jeannette Schaeffer (ACLC) have each been awarded funding in the NWO programme Internationalisation in the Humanities. With this programme NWO Humanities supports researchers in ...

  • 5 Jul 2016
    Overview Calls for Proposals | Faculty of Humanities

    Currently there are three different kinds of funding opportunities for researchers employed by the Faculty of Humanities, UvA. An overview is provided here.

  • 1 Jul 2016
    Call for proposals | Cutting Edge Research Fund

    The UvA Faculty of Humanities offers a new funding scheme that fosters international collaboration aimed at innovative, cutting edge research. Applications are invited for two types of grants: 1. Network Grants and ...

  • 20 Jun 2016
    Three UvA projects receive funding from NWO PhDs in the Humanities

    The Faculty of Humanities is pleased to announce that Lucia Admiraal, Arnold Arps and Marieke Olthof have been awarded a PhD position in the highly competitive NWO PhDs in the Humanities Programme.

  • 1 Jun 2016
    Eugen Popa wins J. Anthony Blair Prize

    Eugen Popa (ACLC PhD candidate) has been awarded the J. Anthony Blair Prize at the OSSA 11 Conference on Argumentation, Objectivity and Bias held at the University of Windsor, Canada.

  • 21 Apr 2016
    Invitation to the Grand Opening of the Vossius Center - 27 June 2016

    The Vossius Center for the History of Humanities and Sciences will be officially opened on Monday 27 June, 15.00h-18.00h, at the place where G. Vossius held his inaugural lecture in 1632.

  • 8 Apr 2016
    Rubicon grant awarded to UvA linguist Konrad Rybka

    The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) has awarded a Rubicon grant to UvA linguist Konrad Rybka, who will conduct research for a period of two years at the University of California, Berkley (US).

  • 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 ...