For best experience please turn on javascript and use a modern browser!
NL

News

Social Sciences

Results: 651 - 675 of 675
Results: 651 - 675 of 675
  • 26 Feb 2015
    Statement Executive Board on Maagdenhuis occupation

    Following a peaceful demonstration last night, a group of protestors broke into the UvA’s Maagdenhuis building.

  • 24 Feb 2015
    Statement Executive Board on Bungehuis eviction

    Issued by Louise J. Gunning-Schepers, president of the Executive Board

  • 16 Dec 2014
    Hands off our girls: Social Sciences supports Serious Request

    Sexual violence against women is the featuring topic of this symposium organised by the Social Sciences of the University of Amsterdam. It is a benefit symposium, which means that all visitors can make a voluntary ...

  • 11 Dec 2014
    Eric Fischer appointed interim dean of the Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences

    The Executive Board of the University of Amsterdam (UvA) has appointed Professor Eric. J. Fischer as interim dean of the Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences, effective 1 January 2015. Fischer will fill this ...

  • 2 Oct 2014
    UvA climbs to 77th spot on the THE World University Rankings

    Building on its solid performance of recent years, the University of Amsterdam (UvA) has risen to the 77th spot on the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2014-2015. Last year, the UvA was ranked ...

  • 16 Sep 2014
    UvA once again ranked best Dutch university in QS World University Rankings

    For the fifth consecutive year, the University of Amsterdam (UvA) is the highest placed Dutch university in the QS World University Rankings. The UvA has also risen in the overall rankings and now holds the 50th ...

  • 3 Sep 2014
    UvA celebrates opening academic year with eye on Africa

    On Monday, 1 September, the University of Amsterdam celebrated the opening of the 2014-2015 Academic Year. Various speakers reflected on this year’s theme: 'Amsterdam in the wider world: Africa’.

  • 15 Aug 2014
    UvA Social Sciences climbs in Shanghai Top 50 Ranking

    This year Social Sciences at the University of Amsterdam has climbed in the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) field ranking, also known as the Shanghai Ranking, from 50 to 39 globally.

  • 24 Jul 2014
    TEDxAmsterdam Award 2014

    The Technology Transfer Office UvA-AUAS-AMC is pleased to invite you, on behalf of Amsterdam Science Park and all of its scientific institutes, to participate in the TEDxAmsterdam Award 2014. Amsterdam Science Park ...

  • 23 Jul 2014
    Student Service Desk opens on 4 August on Roeterseiland

    The Student Service Desk on the Amsterdam Roeterseiland Campus will open on Monday, 4 August. The desk brings together the services of the current Service and Information Centre (SIC) and some of the services of your ...

  • 21 Jul 2014
    Message in connection with the Malaysia Airlines aircraft disaster

    With deep sadness and disbelief, we have learnt that UvA/AMC staff members Joep Lange and Jacqueline van Tongeren, UvA student Sascha Meijer and UvA alumnus Laurens van der Graaff were on board the Malaysia Airlines ...

  • 8 Jul 2014
    Vacancy: student council assistant

    The Faculty Student Council of the Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences is looking for a new student council assistant.

  • 26 May 2014
    Student satisfaction increases in all areas

    Student satisfaction at the University of Amsterdam (UvA) has increased with regard to almost all aspects of their degree programmes, according to the 2014 National Student Survey (Nationale Studenten Enquête, NSE). ...

  • 6 May 2014
    Faculty buildings closed during holidays

    The buildings of the Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences will be closed during holidays.

  • 17 Apr 2014
    Temporary library and study centre locations

    The Pierson Révész Library and the study centre Roeterseiland at REC H are being renovated until Summer 2014. Where to go instead?

  • 2 Apr 2014
    Win the FMG Student Research Prize or apply for jury board member

    Have you published a research article or are you on the verge of publishing one in a scientific journal? Embrace your chance to send in your article for the FMG student research prize (500 euros). Or apply for jury ...

  • 14 Jan 2014
    Mieke Mulder named UvA Lecturer of the Year 2013

    Dr Mieke Mulder was named UvA Lecturer of the Year 2013 during the University's Dies Natalis celebrations on 8 January 2014.

  • 26 Nov 2013
    Win 5000 Euro with your innovative idea for the labour market

    Take part in the contest ‘Arbeidsmarkt van morgen’ (Dutch only).

  • 30 Oct 2013
    Photo competition: send in your best photos for a chance to win a subscription to FOAM Magazine

    A good photo says more than a thousand words. Looking at our FMG archives, we've realised there's sadly little picture material to use in our communications. Do you take great photos? Then enter our photo competition!

  • 18 Sep 2013
    Vacancy: secretary of the Faculty Student Council ’13-‘14

    As of 1 November 2013, the Faculty Student Council is looking for a secretary.

  • 10 Sep 2013
    UvA top Dutch university in QS World University Rankings

    For the fourth consecutive year, the University of Amsterdam is the highest ranked Dutch university in the QS World University Rankings. Previously ranked 62nd, the UvA has moved up four places and is now ranked 58th ...

  • 3 Sep 2013
    UvA opens academic year with an eye on China

    The University of Amsterdam (UvA) celebrated the opening of the 2013-2014 academic year on Monday, 2 September. During the opening, a number of prominent speakers elaborated on the theme ‘Amsterdam in the wider ...

  • 14 Aug 2013
    Prestigious ERC Advanced Grants awarded to five UvA professors

    Neuropsychologist Edward de Haan, chemist Joost Reek, mathematician Lex Schrijver, cell biologist Hergen Spits and oncogeneticist Rogier Versteeg are each to receive a prestigious ERC Advanced Grant from the European ...

  • 1 Jul 2013
    Honorary doctorate for Jan Breman in recognition of half a century of unique research

    The School for Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) of the University of London has conferred an honorary doctorate on Jan Breman, emeritus professor of the University of Amsterdam, for research he conducted in ...

  • 9 Apr 2013
    Send in your article for the FMG student research prize (500 euros)

    Have you published a research article or are you on the verge of publishing one in a scientific journal? Do not hesitate and embrace your chance to send in your article for the first FMG student research prize!