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  • 16 Jul 2013
    Article by Reijmersdal and Boerman published by Forbes Magazine

    This week, the website of Forbes Magazine published an article on a recent study by Eva van Reijmersdal and Sophie Boerman.

  • 8 Jul 2013
    Peter Lewinski awarded with three research grants

    In his capacity as Head of Finance of the European Federation of Psychology Students' Associations, Peter Lewinski has been awarded two grants, one from the European Commission and the other from the Council of ...

  • 4 Jul 2013
    Sophie Boerman wins Best Student Paper Award at ICORIA

    ASCoR PhD candidate Sophie Boerman won the Best Student Paper Award at this year's International Conference In Research In Advertising (ICORIA) in Zagreb.

  • 27 Jun 2013
    Best Reviewer Award for Eva van Reijmersdal

    Eva van Reijmersdal received the Best Reviewer Award 2013 of the International Journal of Advertising. This award is based on doing a large number of high quality reviews over a sustained period of time.

  • 27 Jun 2013
    Sanne Kruikemeier wins Top 3 PhD Student Paper

    ASCoR PhD student and CPC member Sanne Kruikemeier won a Top 3 PhD Student Paper award in the Political Communication division at this year’s ICA conference in London. The paper is titled “The Relationship Between ...

  • 21 Jun 2013
    Cees Hamelink appointed ICA Fellow

    Emeritus professor and ASCoR Honorary Fellow Cees Hamelink has been appointed ICA Fellow by the International Communication Association during the conference in London.

  • 15 Apr 2013
    Now open for nominations: ASCoR McQuail Award

    Nominations for this award may be submitted before 3 June 2013.

  • 12 Feb 2013
    Peter Neijens wins first NeFCA Senior Career Award 2013

    Prof. dr. Peter Neijens has been awarded the first NeFCA Career Award for a lifetime of scholarly achievement in communication science. He received the award during the Etmaal conference 2013. The award recognizes ...

  • 11 Feb 2013
    NeSCoR Dissertation Award 2011 for Esther Rozendaal

    Esther Rozendaal's PhD thesis has been awarded the 2011 Dissertation Award by NeSCoR. The dissertation, entitled 'Advertising Literacy and Children's Susceptibility to Advertising' was awarded during the Etmaal ...

  • 15 Jan 2013
    Best Paper Award for Opree, Buijzen, Van Reijmersdal and Valkenburg

    During the Child and Teen Consumption Conference held in Milan between December 12-14, Sanne Opree, Moniek Buijzen, Eva van Reijmersdal and Patti Valkenburg received a best paper award.

  • 3 Dec 2012
    Hajo Boomgaarden in seminar on Populism, Extremism and the Mainstream

    On November 22 Hajo Boomgaarden participated in a seminar on Populism, Extremism and the Mainstream.

  • 1 Dec 2012
    ASCoR & the Graduate School of Communication offer 3 PhD positions for Outstanding Candidates & their own Research Proposals

    The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) has awarded a grant to the Graduate School of Communication and the Amsterdam School of Communication Research ASCoR. This grant gives 6 outstanding ...

  • 22 Nov 2012
    Book presentation Barbara Schouten

    Barbara Schouten, assistant professor at the UvA in the area of Health Communication, will launch her book, ‘Een Marokkaan in Noord; Moslimjongeren over geloof, hoop en seks (‘Muslim youth on religion, hope and sex) ...

  • 15 Nov 2012
    Top research grant for childhood study

    UvA Professor of Youth and Media Patti Valkenburg is one of five principal investigators taking part in the project titled Individual development: Why some children thrive, and others don’t, which has been awarded a ...

  • 1 Oct 2012
    Best Paper 2011 Award for E. Rozendaal, PhD, Dr. M. Buijzen and Prof. P. Valkenburg

    Esther Rozendaal, PhD, Dr. Moniek Buijzen and Prof. Patti Valkenburg have received the Best Paper 2011 Award of the International Journal of Advertising for their paper entitled "Children's understanding of ...

  • 31 Jul 2012
    Joost van Spanje wins NWO VENI grant

    A research project by Joost van Spanje was awarded a Dutch Science Foundation (NWO) VENI grant of € 268,000.

  • 12 Jun 2012
    Two Top Paper Awards for Jessica Piotrowski

    Jessica Taylor Piotrowski received Two Top Paper Awards from the Children, Adolescents, and Media Division of the International Communication Association.

  • 12 Jun 2012
    Top 3 PhD Paper Award for Matthijs Elenbaas

    Matthijs Elenbaas received a Top 3 PhD Paper Award from the ICA's Political Communication Division.

  • 12 Jun 2012
    And the winner of the Top Paper Award is...

    Sophie Boerman, Eva van Reijmersdal and Peter Neijens won the Top Paper Award.

  • 12 Jun 2012
    Dissertation Award for Esther Rozendaal

    Esther Rozendaal's PhD thesis has been awarded the 2012 Dissertation Award by the Children, Adolescents, and the Media Division of the ICA.

  • 22 Mar 2012
    Major Research Grant for project Bas van den Putte

    Bas van den Putte received a €250.000 grant from NWO and ZonMW (program ‘Begrijpelijke Taal’) for the project “Health promotion for low-literate adolescents: Increasing comprehensibility and persuasive effects of a ...

  • 16 Jan 2012
    ASCoR honours Fred E. Bronner with Honorary Fellowship

    Fred Bronner, emeritus Professor of Communication Science at the University of Amsterdam, has, effective per 1st January 2012, been appointed Honorary Fellow at ASCoR.

  • 4 Jan 2012
    Dealing with feelings: the role of emotions in political communication

    Communication scientist Andreas Schuck recently received a Veni grant for his research into the mobilising/demobilising role of emotions in political news reporting.

  • 14 Nov 2011
    UvA Communication scientist wins Unilever Research Prize

    Former Communication Science student Nadine Bol, now a trainee research assistant (AIO) at the University of Amsterdam (UvA) will be presented with the Unilever Research Prize.

  • 27 Sep 2011
    Large research grant to Claes de Vreese and Erik Albaek

    1.1 million euro grant by private Danish research foundation VELUX

  • 30 Aug 2011
    NWO grant for Graduate School of Communication and ASCoR

    The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) has awarded a Graduate Programme grant to the Graduate School of Communication and the Amsterdam School of Communication Research (ASCoR).

  • 25 Aug 2011
    Moniza Waheed wins award for Best Student Conference Presentation

    Moniza Waheed won an award for Best Student Conference Presentation, Family of Myung Seok Park Financial Awards for Outstanding Oral Presentation at the World Communication Association Biennial Conference held at the ...

  • 25 Aug 2011
    NWO Veni grant for Andreas Schuck

    The Dutch Science Foundation (NWO) has awarded Andreas Schuck a competitive Veni grant.

  • 14 Sep 2010
    Sophie Lecheler wins ICA Dissertation Award

    During the ICA conference in Boston, ASCoR assistant professor dr. Sophie Lecheler was awarded the Best PhD Dissertation Award by the ICA Mass Communication Division.

  • 13 Sep 2010
    Survey course by Graduate School of Communication: Design, evaluation and analysis of questionnaires for survey research by renowned professor W.E. Saris

    Survey course: Design, evaluation and analysis of questionnaires for survey research

  • 5 Aug 2010
    Excellent results from the Midterm Review 2008-2010

    On 21 May 2010, the International Advisory Board performed a midterm review, which is a requirement for all research institutes in the Standard Evaluation Protocol (SEP).

  • 16 Feb 2010
    As excitement builds, does judgement diminish?

    Jochen Peter received a Vidi grant of more than €800,000 for his research into the question of why, and under what circumstances, sex in the media influences the sexual attitudes and behaviour of adolescents.

  • 23 Dec 2009
    Everything for kids has to be ‘fun’

    Education, information about health, advertising and news: everything for children has to be fun and flashy. How does this affect them?

  • 2 Dec 2009
    The political power of mass media

    Dr Rens Vliegenthart who will be conducting research to assess whether the media's influence is really as pervasive as many believe, as well as determining the factors that play a key role in shaping this influence.

  • 24 Nov 2009
    FMG earmarks funds for interdisciplinary research projects

    Edward de Haan, dean of the Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences (FMG), has designated two interdisciplinary research focal areas. These research projects, Institutions and Inequality and The Entertainization ...

  • 1 Oct 2009
    Klaus Schönbach named Honorary Professor at Zeppelin University

    Klaus Schönbach, Professor of Communication Science at the University of Amsterdam (UvA), has been named Honorary Professor at Zeppelin University, located in the south German city of Friedrichshafen. The distinction ...

  • 16 Jun 2009
    Can films make people happier?

    To what extent do films contribute to the happiness of the viewer? The Communication Science Department is tackling this question in a special study.

  • 29 Apr 2009
    Communications scholar wins Young Scholar Award

    Senior university lecturer Jochen Peter has won the International Communication Association’s Young Scholar Award. Peter received the award both for the quality and quantity of his publications and the promise they show.

  • 18 Mar 2009
    NESCoR Award for Communication Science PhD

    Communication Science PhD student Rosa van Santen was presented with the Etmaal 2009 Young Scholar Award at the end of February for her paper on popularisation and personalisation in politics and television ...

  • 9 Mar 2009
    FMG to appoint 12 Academy Assistants

    The Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science (OCW) has presented the Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences with a subsidy towards the appointment of 12 Academy Assistants (Akademie-assistenten). The ...