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Results: 1 - 20 of 187
  • Repair Lab to experiment with models of ownership of colonial heritage
    21 May 2021
    Many museums in Europe and beyond are wrestling with their colonial collections. What should happen with these objects that were acquired in the colonial past? And which role can this heritage play in improving ...
  • Public lectures Laskaridis Fellows in Modern Greek Studies
    6 May 2021
    The Faculty of Humanities hosts three Marilena Laskaridis Visiting Research Fellow in Modern Greek Studies in the academic year 2020/2021. On 9 April, 28 May and on a third day (t.b.a.) each Research Fellow will give ...
  • Vacancy: Assistant professor (UD) Contemporary Art
    15 Apr 2021
    The Department of Art and Culture Studies in the Faculty of Humanities is looking for an Assistant professor (UD) with a research focus on the role of contemporary art and its institutions in relation to issues such ...
  • Vacancy: Assistant professor (UD) Digital Media and Cultural Heritage
    15 Apr 2021
    The Department of Media Studies in the Faculty of Humanities is looking for an Assistant professor (UD) with a research focus on digital technologies and the ways in which they influence the production, transmission ...
  • FGW RIS Fund 2021 | Call for proposals
    6 Apr 2021
    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 ...
  • Call for Papers: Religion and Heritage
    4 Mar 2021
    The NGG conference 'Religion and Heritage: Futures for Religious Pasts', which will be held on 3-5 November 2021 in Amsterdam, invites reflection on the intertwinements of religion and heritage.
  • Funded PhD position at AHM
    2 Feb 2021
    The Faculty of Humanities invites applications for a PhD position at the Amsterdam School for Heritage, Memory and Material Culture (AHM), tenable from 1 September 2021 (4 years, 1 FTE). The deadline for applications ...
  • Historical Traces of European Radio Archives, 1930-1960
    29 Jan 2021
    Call for Papers: Workshop at the University of Amsterdam and/or online | Organisers: Carolyn Birdsall, Corinna R. Kaiser and Erica Harrison | 28-29 October 2021 | Contact: trace@uva.nl | Abstracts: 15 April 2021, no ...
  • Sanneke Stigter and Sven Dupré selected for STUDIOTOPIA Art & Science Residency programme
    21 Jan 2021
    Sanneke Stigter (Conservation and Restoration) and Sven Dupré (professor of History of Art, Science and Technology) have been selected for the STUDIOTOPIA Art & Science Residency programme, in which they will ...
  • Call for Papers: Decolonising the Memories of Enslavement
    11 Jan 2021
    The issues of discrimination and racism are more than ever at the heart of today’s debates in Europe, America and Africa since the killing of Georges Floyd by police officers in Minneapolis. The conference ...
  • 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 ...
  • PhD position in 'Culturally and Socially Responsible AI'
    22 Dec 2020
    The Faculty of Humanities of the University of Amsterdam is looking to fill one PhD position in the area of 'Culturally and Socially Responsible AI'.
  • Healing Waters and Pleasure Grounds. Spa literature podcast
    20 Dec 2020
    Embark on the journey, attend spa concerts and visit the casino along with the heroes from works by Mary Countess von Bothmer, Anneli Jordahl, George Sand, Mikhail Lermontov, Charles Clarke, Thomas Mann (of course!) ...
  • Finishing Fellowships awarded to eight PhD candidates
    23 Oct 2020
    Every year the Faculty offers a number of Finishing Fellowships to PhD candidates who have succeeded in writing an advanced draft of their thesis without the support of structural funding. The fellowships aim to ...
  • Reconstructie van de kruising van de Lange en Korte Houtstraat, in zuidoostelijke richting naar de Leprozengracht
    Wander through the 17th-century Waterlooplein neighbourhood in 3D
    2 Oct 2020
    What did life use to be like in the Waterlooplein neighbourhood? UvA archaeologists investigated this and created 3D reconstructions of what the neighbourhood must have looked like in the past. The result can be seen ...
  • Postdoctoral position 'Radio Archives in Central Europe, 1930-1960'
    17 Sep 2020
    The Amsterdam School for Heritage, Memory and Material Culture invites applications for a Postdoctoral position at the Faculty of Humanities, tenable from 1 January 2021 (2 years, 1 FTE) as part of the NWO-funded ...
  • Glass sphere
    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 ...
  • One of the victims
    Mass graves provide new evidence of violence against women in Franco's Spain
    7 Aug 2020
    Women suffered gender-specific violence during the Spanish Civil War and Franco's dictatorship, says archaeologist and forensic anthropologist Laura Muñoz-Encinar in a recent publication. The researcher excavated ...
  • Digital Infrastructure Grant for Cross-media Research awarded to Julia Noordegraaf
    8 Jul 2020
    Last year, the Dutch council for the Social Sciences and Humanities announced its plans to structurally invest in digital infrastructure for SSH research, as a means to respond to the major challenges of big data, ...
  • Florence Evans, New AHM Funded PhD Candidate
    8 Jul 2020
    It is a great pleasure to announce that the 2020 AHM Funded PhD position has been offered to Florence Evans. Evans holds a Masters in History of Art and Visual Culture from St. Anne’s College at the University of Oxford.