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  • 10 Feb 2015
    ASCoR researchers receive awards at Etmaal 2015

    At the annual Dutch/Flemish Communication Science conference, ‘The Etmaal’, three prizes were awarded to ASCoR researchers.

  • 4 Feb 2015
    Marieke Fransen new editor of the journal 'Tijdschrift voor Communicatiewetenschap'.

    ASCoR researcher dr. Marieke Fransen has been appointed as the new editor of the 'Tijdschrift voor Communicatiewetenschap', the leading journal for Dutch and Flemish scholars in Communication Science.

  • 27 Nov 2014
    Guda van Noort appointed as the new director of SWOCC

    ASCoR researcher dr. Guda van Noort has been appointed as the new director of SWOCC (Stichting Wetenschappelijk Onderzoek Commerciële Communicatie). She will start on 1 January 2015 and succeeds another ASCoR ...

  • 27 Nov 2014
    Amsterdam School of Communication Research among the world's top institutes

    ASCoR ‘is one of the top Communication Science institutions in the world’. This was the conclusion of the independent international committee charged with evaluating communications research at the University of ...

  • 13 Nov 2014
    Nadine Bol and Julia van Weert receive KWF grant for post-doctoral project on tailored cancer communication

    The Dutch Cancer Society (KWF Kankerbestrijding) has awarded a €138.000 grant to ASCoR researchers Nadine Bol and Julia van Weert and AMC-UvA researcher Ellen Smets. The grant will be used to study effective offline ...

  • 4 Nov 2014
    Inaugural lecture Professor Bas van de Putte

    On Wednesday 29 October Professor Bas van de Putte held his inaugural lecture.

  • 30 Oct 2014
    Social sciences: vision, responsibility and dynamism

    Over the past few decades, the social sciences have evolved into solution-generating sciences. This development is described in the Social Sciences Sector Plan, presented to Minister of Education, Culture and Science ...

  • 3 Oct 2014
    Julia van Weert Wins International Award

    Julia van Weert received the Jozien Bensing Award from the European Association of Communication in Healthcare (EACH) for “outstanding research in health communication”.

  • 29 Sep 2014
    Weekend of Science

    On Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 October the annual ‘Weekend of Science’ will take place in Amsterdam. The Weekend of Science is an event where visitors have a chance to meet the latest scientific developments. No ...

  • 25 Sep 2014
    Prof. Perloff wins McQuail award 2013

    Prof. Richard M. Perloff won the ASCoR Denis McQuail Award 2013 with his article: Perloff, R. M. (2013). Progress, paradigms, and a discipline engaged: A response to Lang and reflections on media effects research. ...

  • 19 Sep 2014
    PhD club in Malaysia

    After finishing her PhD at ASCoR in 2013 dr. Moniza Waheed went back to her home university in Malaysia.

  • 18 Sep 2014
    UvA Social Sciences once again top QS Rankings

    Once again this year, social and behavioural sciences at the University of Amsterdam (UvA) achieved top positions in the QS Ranking by Subject.

  • 9 Sep 2014
    Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences (FMG) relocates to Roeterseiland Campus

    The Faculty of Social and Behavioural Science’s disciplines of Sociology, Anthropology, Human Geography and Urban and Regional Planning, Political Science, Educational Sciences and Child Development, and ...

  • 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.

  • 3 Jul 2014
    ICORIA Best Paper Award 2014 for Jiska Eelen

    Jiska Eelen received the 2014 Best Paper Award of ICORIA (International Conference on Research in Advertising).

  • 3 Jul 2014
    Stefan Bernritter wins Best Student Paper Award at ICORIA 2014

    ASCoR PhD Candidate Stefan Bernritter won the award for his paper ‘Why Nonprofits are More Liked: The Effect of Brand Symbolism and Warmth on Consumers’ Intention to Like Brand Pages on Facebook’ at this year’s ...

  • 16 Jun 2014
    Rinaldo Kühne wins Best German Paper of the Year-award

    Rinaldo Kühne recently received the 2013 “Best German paper of the year”-award from the German Association of Communication Science.

  • 28 May 2014
    Mark Boukes wins Top Student Paper Award at ICA 2014

    Boukes won the Top Student Paper Award at this years International Communication Association, held in Seattle, for his paper titled 'Nonparametric Unfolding: An Unknown Scaling Method for Bipolar Concepts Such as ...

  • 20 May 2014
    Rens Vliegenthart awarded VIDI-grant

    The Dutch science foundation NWO awarded a VIDI-grant to Rens Vliegenthart for the project 'Media Coverage as a Catalyst for Economic Crises? Causes, Content and Consequences of Economic News Coverage'.

  • 16 Apr 2014
    ASCoR PhD candidate Corine Meppelink wins Top Student Paper Award

    The award winning paper is titled "Less Reading, More Movement? What Makes Health Animations Effective in Different Health Literacy Groups?" and is supervised by prof. Edith Smit and dr. Julia van Weert. ASCoR PhD ...

  • 7 Apr 2014
    Now open for nominations: ASCoR McQuail Award

    The Amsterdam School of Communication Research ASCoR at the University of Amsterdam has established an award in honor of Denis McQuail. Nominations for this award may be submitted before 1 June 2014.

  • 25 Mar 2014
    PhD student Karin Fikkers interviewed by Annenberg School for Communication

    ASCoR PhD student Karin Fikkers, has been studying at the Annenberg School for Communication for two months as part of an exchange program with the Amsterdam School of Communication Research.

  • 14 Mar 2014
    PhD student Corine Meppelink interviewed by Compriz

    ASCoR PhD student Corine Meppelink was interviewed by Compriz, the trade association for communications professionals in health care.

  • 7 Mar 2014
    Research project Julia van Weert financially supported by KWF Kankerbestrijding

    The OncoCommunicAging (OCA) research line, lead by ASCoR researcher Julia van Weert, received a 286,000 euro grant from KWF Kankerbestrijding (the Dutch Cancer Society) on a project called “How to effectively tailor ...

  • 6 Mar 2014
    Genetics influence use of media violence by children

    Genetic predisposition is a possible cause of individual differences between children in their use of media violence, according to the results of research conducted by the Amsterdam School of Communication Research ...

  • 4 Mar 2014
    Two debates in the Amsterdam Academic Club on Communication

    This month Doekle Terpstra and Claes de Vreese will be the debate guests discussing various Communication topics.

  • 13 Feb 2014
    ASCoR researchers very successful during '24 hours of Communication Science 2014'

    This year Toni van der Meer, Nadine Bol, Eva van Reijmersdal and Linda Bos won awards for their research during the event, which was held on Monday February 3rd and Tuesday February 4th, 2014.

  • 12 Feb 2014
    Eva van Reijmersdal wins NEFCA Young Scholar Award

    During the '24 hours of Communication Science 2014' in Wageningen, Eva van Reijmersdal was awarded the NeFCA Young Scholar Award. This award is bi-annually handed out to a young scholar (PhD defence no longer than ...

  • 12 Feb 2014
    Nadine Bol wins best TCW article 2013 award

    Nadine Bol, PhD candidate at the Amsterdam School of Communication Research / ASCoR, received the 2013 award for best article that was published in "Tijdschrift voor Communicatiewetenschap "(TWC). The award was given ...

  • 7 Feb 2014
    Linda Bos wins NeSCoR Dissertation Award 2012

    On February 3rd Linda Bos, Assistant Professor in Political Communication, was awarded the NeSCoR Dissertation Award 2012. The prize is awarded annually by a peer-jury, consisting of a group of 5 volunteering NeSCoR ...

  • 7 Feb 2014
    Toni van der Meer wins Etmaal 2014 Best Student Paper

    Toni van der Meer, PhD student at Amsterdam School of Communication Research / ASCoR, was awarded the Etmaal 2014 Best Student Paper. He received the award during the Etmaal 2014 in Wageningen on February 3rd. His ...

  • 6 Feb 2014
    ASCoR PhD student Peter Lewinsky awarded

    Peter Lewinsky is awarded as one of the three winners of the Neurotalent of the Year 2013 competition

  • 20 Dec 2013
    Staff Blog: Employer branding; who is going to tell recruiters and HR professionals?

    Employer branding is about branding the organization as an attractive employer. That is not and cannot be a value free exercise. You cannot claim being an attractive employer, if you are not.

  • 18 Dec 2013
    Prestigious dissertation prize for Annemarie Wennekers

    On December 13th 2013, Annemarie Wennekers was awarded the dissertation prize of the Social Psychology Research Association (ASPO) for her dissertation “Embodiment of Prejudice: The Role of the Environment and Bodily ...

  • 14 Nov 2013
    Rens Vliegenthart new member of the Young Academy

    Prof. dr. Rens Vliegenthart has been elected a Young Academy member of the Royal Dutch Academy of Sciences, KNAW. Together with nine other scientists he will join this select group of young top scientists within the ...

  • 24 Oct 2013
    Unilever Research Prize 2013 for ASCoR PhD student Toni van der Meer

    The prize was allocated for Van der Meer´s very successful student career, particularly his Bachelor's thesis and Research Master's thesis, which both received exceptionally high grades and were subsequently ...

  • 8 Oct 2013
    UvA’s Social Sciences best in the Netherlands

    The discipline of Social Sciences at the University of Amsterdam (UvA) is the best in the Netherlands, according to the THE World University Ranking.

  • 24 Sep 2013
    Second CSR Communication Conference, report by Wim J.L. Elving

    The second CSR Communication Conference was held from 18 till 20 September in Aarhus. Wim Elving attended it and this is his report.

  • 10 Sep 2013
    UvA in top 50 of ARWU Ranking for Social Sciences

    The University of Amsterdam has been placed in the top 50 for the discipline of Social Sciences by the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU). This ranking of the world’s 500 best universities is published ...

  • 24 Jul 2013
    Claartje ter Hoeven receives Veni Grant

    On July 23 2013 the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) granted ASCoR's Dr. Claartje ter Hoeven a Veni grant. Only 155 out of 1001 applicants were awarded. This is the fifth consecutive NWO Veni ...