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Results: 31 - 60 of 143
  • Andreu Casas received CQ Press Award
    5 Sep 2019
    Andreu Casas, and his co-authors Matthew Denny, and John Wilkerson, received the CQ Press Award to the Best Paper on Legislative Politics presented in APSA 2018.
  • de Vreese, Claes
    How are artificial intelligence and data affecting our society?
    26 Aug 2019
    Data plays an increasingly important role in our daily lives. What effects and consequences is this having? How are citizens adapting to the new developments? These questions are key to the research of Claes de ...
  • Veni research grants for 23 UvA researchers
    16 Jul 2019
    The Dutch Research Council (NWO) has awarded a Veni grant worth up to 250,000 euros to 166 highly promising young scientists. The grant provides the laureates with the opportunity to further elaborate their own ideas ...
  • Eline Smit and colleagues receive a ZonMw grant
    4 Jul 2019
    Together with colleagues from Maastricht (a/o Dr. Ciska Hoving) and Leiden Universities (a/o Dr. Matty Crone), ACHC researcher Eline Smit has received a grant from ZonMw to identify the effective ingredients in ...
  • Guda van Noort, Hilde Voorveld and Theo Araujo awarded grants by the RPA Human(e) AI
    4 Jul 2019
    Three ASCoR researchers were awarded grants by the Research Priority Human(e) AI, an UvA-wide initiative aimed at fostering the investigation of the societal consequences of Artificial Intelligence in an ...
  • Peter Neijens wins the Flemming Hansen Award
    2 Jul 2019
    Peter Neijens has received the Flemming Hansen Award for excellence in research from the European Advertising Academy.
  • UvA Communication Science #1 in Academic Ranking of World Universities, Shanghai Ranking.
    28 Jun 2019
    University of Amsterdam- Communication Science was ranked number one worldwide in the social science category Communication in the ShanghaiRanking's Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2019.
  • Kirsten van der Eijken wins the Health Communication Master Thesis of the Year Award at ICA
    27 Jun 2019
    Kirsten van der Eijken won the Amanda Kundrat Health Communication Master Thesis of the Year Award, from the Health Communication Divisions of NCA/ICA. Her master thesis was entitled: “Knowledge is Power? How Using ...
  • Theo Araujo and Nadine Bol win award at ICA’s Human-Machine Communication preconference
    27 Jun 2019
    Theo Araujo and Nadine Bol were awarded the Jake Liang top paper award for their paper "From speaking like a person to being personal: The effects of personalised, regular interactions with conversational agents".
  • Judith Möller and Michael Hameleers win ASCoR Baschwitz Awards 2018
    21 Jun 2019
    ASCoR Researchers awarded on June 20, 2019
  • Jochen Peter named ICA fellow
    6 Jun 2019
    At the recent conference of the International Communication Association (ICA) in Washington D.C., prof dr. Jochen Peter has been named an ICA fellow by the Board of Directors of the ICA.
  • Billboard with posters for the European elections
    Dutch have nuanced opinions on Europe
    13 May 2019
    This year's European elections will be held on 23 May. How do the Dutch really feel about Europe? UvA research has revealed that Dutch people have reasonably nuanced opinions on this topic.
  • Margot van der Goot wins Strategic Communication Challenge
    4 Apr 2019
    Margot van der Goot won the Strategic Communication Challenge 2019–organized by the “Centrum Strategische Communicatie” of Logeion (the Dutch association of communication professionals). This means that Margot ...
  • Guda van Noort
    Guda van Noort appointed professor
    25 Mar 2019
    Dr G. van Noort (1977) has been appointed professor of Persuasion & New Media Technologies at the University of Amsterdam's (UvA) Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences.
  • Prof Guda van Noort, Communication Science
    Guda van Noort, professor of Persuasion & New Media Technologies
    25 Mar 2019
    Dr G. van Noort (1977) has been appointed professor of Persuasion & New Media Technologies at the University of Amsterdam's (UvA) Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences.
  • Coq d’Honneur for Peter Neijens
    21 Mar 2019
    Peter Neijens was awarded a "Coq d'Honneur" by the Genootschap voor Reclame (GVR, Society for Marketing Communications).
  • Hans Brug FMG dean
    ‘We shouldn’t force people, but promote and facilitate healthy behaviour’
    20 Mar 2019
    How can we make sure that people can and want to live as healthily as possible? This is the key question informing the research of Hans Brug, recently appointed non-salaried professor of Health Behaviour at the ...
  • Online health information on tablet
    Customising online health information to suit personal preferences
    15 Mar 2019
    The number and use of health websites have grown enormously in recent years. UvA doctoral candidate Minh Hao Nguyen has investigated the importance of these websites specifically to older patients with cancer. Good ...
  • Woman advertises on youtube
    Children don’t mind advertisements in YouTube videos
    15 Mar 2019
    Children don’t mind advertisements in YouTube videos, as long as the videos are fun to watch and the brand fits the YouTuber. This is the main outcome of research carried out by communication scientist Eva van ...
  • Valkenburg - P - M
    APS fellow status awarded to Patti Valkenburg
    12 Mar 2019
    Patti Valkenburg has been elected as a Fellow in of the Association for Psychological Science (APS). The APS is the leading international organization dedicated to advancing scientific psychology across disciplinary ...
  • UvA Communication & Media Studies again best in world in QS ranking
    1 Mar 2019
    Various subject areas at the University of Amsterdam are highly ranked in the 2019 QS World University Rankings by Subject, which were published on Wednesday, 27 February.
  • Map of Europe containing pushpins
    Ten researchers to conduct research at UvA with Marie Curie Fellowship
    28 Feb 2019
    Ten talented researchers have been awarded a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship to conduct research at the University of Amsterdam (UvA). The awarded projects include research on public support for ...
  • UvA Communication & Media Studies again best in world in QS ranking
    27 Feb 2019
    Various subject areas at the University of Amsterdam are highly ranked in the 2019 QS World University Rankings by Subject, which were published on Wednesday, 27 February. The UvA ranks among the top 100 worldwide in ...
  • Hans Brug FMG dean
    Hans Brug, professor of Health Behaviour
    20 Feb 2019
    Prof. Johannes (Hans) Brug (1963) has been appointed professor of Health Behaviour at the University of Amsterdam’s (UvA) Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences and Faculty of Medicine (AMC-UvA). The chair is an ...
  • Prof Christian Burgers, hoogleraar FMG
    Christian Burgers, professor by special appointment of Strategic Communication
    14 Feb 2019
    Dr C.F. Burgers (1983) has been named professor by special appointment of Strategic Communication at the University of Amsterdam’s (UvA) Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences, effective 1 March 2019. The chair ...
  • Claes de Vreese wins NeFCA Career Award
    12 Feb 2019
    Claes de Vreese won the NefCA “Senior” Career Award at the Etmaal van de Communicatiewetenschap, 8-10 February 2019.
  • Rena Zendedel wins NeFCA Dissertation Award 2017
    12 Feb 2019
    Rena Zendedel received the award for her dissertation “Informal interpreting in Dutch general practice” from NeFCA, the Netherlands-Flanders Communication Association. The award aims to acknowledge excellent ...
  • Politics, Dutch parliament, The Hague
    Liberals lecture, conservatives communicate
    7 Feb 2019
    Some politicians use complex language, for instance long sentences with difficult words, while others communicate clearly and to the point. Can this difference be explained by the political ideology to which they ...
  • Book cover Bits of emotion
    Positive effect of sharing negative emotions online
    5 Dec 2018
    Many adolescents and young adults share negative emotions via social media on a daily basis: worries about exams, doubts over decisions needing to be made, anxiety towards certain situations. Friends in their social ...
  • de Vreese, Claes
    Claes de Vreese elected ICA President-Elect
    18 Oct 2018
    Claes de Vreese is very much looking forward to working with and for the International Communication Association (ICA) as the new President-Elect.