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Results: 41 - 60 of 72
  • 4 Aug 2017
    Vossius Research Fellow Omar W. Nasim

    Omar W. Nasim joins the Vossius Center in August for one month as a Research Fellow with his project Observing by Light: Photographing the Heavens, 1850-1920.

  • 30 Jun 2017
    Vossius Fund for Colloquiums and Masterclasses open for applications

    The Vossius Center offers funding for Colloquiums and Masterclasses. The next deadline is 1 October 2017.

  • 30 Jun 2017
    Vossius Fund for Research Fellows open for applications

    The Vossius Center offers funding for Research Fellows. The next deadline is 1 October 2017.

  • 14 Jun 2017
    Vossius Research Fellow Camille Paloque-Berges

    Camille Paloque – Berges joins the Vossius Center in June for one month as a Research Fellow with her project "Early European networks, Dutch nodes" at the Korteweg – de Vries Institute for Mathematics.

  • 7 Jun 2017
    ‘The Making of the Humanities VI’ (Oxford): Registration and Provisional Program

    ‘The Making of the Humanities’ (MOH) is the Society of the History of the Humanities’ annual meeting. The forthcoming MOH-VI conference will be held at the University of Oxford, Somerville College, September 28-30, 2017.

  • 12 May 2017
    Call for Contributions: Studium

    Studium: Tijdschrift voor Wetenschaps- en Universiteitsgeschiedenis | Revue d’Histoire des Sciences et des Universités is an open access peer-reviewed academic journal which publishes articles and book reviews on the ...

  • 3 May 2017
    Vossius Research Fellow Cesare Pastorino

    Cesare Pastorino will join the Vossius Center in May for three months as a Research Fellow with his project "The Dense and Rare: Quantification of Matter and the Exchange of Practical and Learned Knowledge in Early ...

  • 3 May 2017
    Vossius Research Fellow Camille Creyghton

    Camille Creyghton joins the Vossius Center as Research Fellow from April to June. She will work on her research project "Intellectual transfer and transnational knowledge exchange among exiles in France, 1830-1848".

  • 19 Apr 2017
    Call for Papers: Epistemic Vices Conference

    Impartiality, objectivity, honesty, and accuracy are qualities that generations of scholars have regarded as necessary for the pursuit of scholarly inquiry. Philosophers call them epistemic virtues, because these ...

  • 19 Apr 2017
    Call for Papers: Conference The Laboratory Revolution

    Laboratories are the ultimate place where knowledge is created. What originally had been the workplace of chemists and alchemists, by the end of the nineteenth century had become a standard element in the ...

  • 5 Apr 2017
    The Treasury Collection: Works by Maria Sibylla Merian

    This year is the 300th anniversary of the death of naturalist and artist Maria Sibylla Merian (1647 – 1717). An exhibition in the Cromhouthuis features her colourful paintings and illustrations based on her research ...

  • 22 Mar 2017
    Vossius Research Fellow Pascale Rabault-Feuerhahn

    Pascale Rabault-Feuerhahn will join the project "Philology and Interculturality. A Study based on the History of the International Congress of the Orientalists from 1873 to the Interwar Period." as Vossius Research ...

  • 22 Mar 2017
    Spring issue 2017 History of Humanities

    History of Humanities, volume 2, issue 1 | Spring 2017 is published and available online. The journal is edited by Rens Bod, Julia Kursell, Jaap Maat, Thijs Weststeijn and is sponsored by the Society for the History ...

  • 1 Mar 2017
    How did dark matter come to matter?

    PhD student Jaco de Swart, astroparticle physicist Gianfranco Bertone and historian of science Jeroen van Dongen study the history of 'how dark matter came to matter'. Their first results are published in an article ...

  • 1 Mar 2017
    Thesis award for Vossius Member Emma Mojet

    The thesis award of the Louise Thijssen-Schoute Foundation will be awarded to Emma Mojet, PhD researcher at the Vossius Center.

  • 22 Feb 2017
    Essay Rens Bod in The Chronicle

    Rens Bod, one of the directors of the Vossius Center, has published the essay "How a New Field Could Help Save the Humanities" in The Chronicle of Higher Education.

  • 8 Feb 2017
    ‘The next big thing’ in 11 wetenschappelijke disciplines

    Wat is ‘the next big thing’ in de natuurkunde, psychiatrie, klimaatwetenschap, mediastudies, informatica, economische wetenschap, microbiologie, sterrenkunde, geschiedwetenschap en psychologie? In de collegereeks The ...

  • 3 Feb 2017
    Visiting professorship Prof. dr. Hans-Jörg Rheinberger

    Prof. dr. Hans-Jörg Rheinberger will be visiting the Vossius Center from 27 February until 19 March 2017. On 2 March, prof. Rheinberger will also deliver the Zeeman-lecture under auspices of the Vossius Center.

  • 25 Jan 2017
    CfA: TransPositions Summer School

    The ERC ARTECHNE project and the Department of History and Art History of Utrecht University have issued a call for applications for the 'TransPositions Summer School 2017: Sensible Objects, Material Engagement, ...

  • 6 Jan 2017
    Call for Papers and Panels: ‘The Making of Humanities VI’

    The sixth conference on the history of the humanities, ‘The Making of the Humanities VI’, will take place at the University of Oxford, Humanities Division and Somerville College, UK, from 28 till 30 September 2017.