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  • 31 May 2017
    Successful ICA 2017 for the Persuasive Communication group

    The Persuasive Communication group won several awards at ICA 2017 in San Diego.

  • 9 May 2017
    Computing adherence to medications with AdhereR:

    Electronic healthcare data are now used routinely to estimate whether patients take their medications as their doctor prescribes, as treatment effectiveness relies on patients’ adherence to medication. Yet, ...

  • 18 Apr 2017
    Claes de Vreese benoemd tot voorzitter van SWR

    Claes de Vreese is onlangs benoemd tot Voorzitter van Sociaal-Wetenschappelijke Raad (SWR).

  • 9 Feb 2017
    Bert Bakker receives two year Marie Curie Global Fellowship

    Bert Bakker receives two year Marie Curie Global Fellowship Bert has received a Marie Curie Global Fellowship for his project "Politics isn't Cool, it's Hot! How emotions influence citizens' political attitudes".

  • 7 Feb 2017
    Thirteen researchers to visit UvA with Marie Curie Fellowship

    Thirteen promising researchers have received a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship to conduct research at the University of Amsterdam (UvA). The projects focus, among other things, on the formation of ...

  • 6 Feb 2017
    Anne Roos Smink wins AAA Doctoral Dissertation Grant 2017

    Anne Roos Smink won the 'Doctoral Dissertation Grant 2017’ from the American Academy of Advertising. With this award, her PhD project will receive funding from the AAA. The PhD project focuses on Augmented Reality ...

  • 2 Nov 2016
    First ASCoR director Jan van Cuilenburg passes away

    Sadly we received the news of the passing away of Jan J. van Cuilenburg. Jan is one of the founding fathers and the first director of The Amsterdam School of Communication Research ASCoR.

  • 20 Sep 2016
    Claes de Vreese member of KNAW

    Claes de Vreese has been appointed member of the Royal Dutch Association of Science (KNAW)

  • 15 Aug 2016
    B. Bakker conducts laboratory study as part of the Lowlands Science program

    European citizens are anxious about the number of refugees entering their country and global warming; angry about the power of the bureaucrats in Europe; and sad about the quality of politicians or how immigrants are ...

  • 1 Aug 2016
    S. Bernritter and S. Boerman receive Best Paper Award at ICORIA 2016

    The paper ‘How Modality and Explicitness of Disclosures of Sponsored Branded Online Video Content Affect Consumers’ Online Brand Engagement’ that is co-authored by Stefan Bernritter, Somaiya Tabibi, and Sophie ...

  • 29 Jun 2016
    Mark Boukes and Rens Vliegenthart receive ICA Award

    Mark Boukes and Rens Vliegenthart were awarded the ICA Journalism Studies Division Top Faculty Paper Award (1st Place) for their paper “A general pattern of newsworthiness?: Analyzing news factors in tabloid, ...

  • 24 Jun 2016
    Successful ICA 2016 for the Youth & Media Entertainment group

    At the ICA conference 2016 in Fukuoka Annemarie van Oosten, Jochen Peter and Laura Vandenbosch received a top paper award in the Children, Adolescents and Media division. In the same division, Winneke van der ...

  • 22 Jun 2016
    Eva van Reijmersdal receives top paper award at annual ICA

    Together with former ASCoR members Sanne Opree and Moniek Buijzen, Eva van Reijmersdal received a top paper award at the annual conference in Fukuoka, Japan. They won the ward in the Children, Adolescents, and Media ...

  • 16 Jun 2016
    Successful ICA 2016 for the Political Communication & Journalism group

    At the annual Conference of the International Communication Association (ICA) in Fukuoka, Japan, Tom Powell received the award for ‘Beste Student Paper’ in the Visual Communication Division.

  • 16 Jun 2016
    Various Top Student Paper awards at the ICA 2016 for Corporate Communication researchers

    The annual Conference of the International Communication Association (ICA) in Fukuoka was a great success for our Corporate Communication group.

  • 16 Jun 2016
    Verena Wottrich wins Top Student Paper Award at ICA 2016 in Japan

    ASCoR PhD Candidate Verena Wottrich won the Top Student Award of the Communication and Technology (CAT) division for her paper ‘The Role of Customization, Brand Trust, and Privacy Concerns in Advergaming’ at this ...

  • 13 Jun 2016
    Nadine Bol wins the inaugural Annie Lang Dissertation Award at the ICA in Japan 2016

    By combining theories from communication science, cognitive aging, life-span psychology and education science, this dissertation aimed to provide insight into (1) the effects of illustrations and videos on older ...

  • 13 Jun 2016
    Career Achievement Award for University Professor Patti Valkenburg

    On Saturday, 11 June, Prof. Patti Valkenburg, University Professor of Media, Youth and Society at the University of Amsterdam was honoured with the 2016 Steven H. Chaffee Career Achievement Award.

  • 9 May 2016
    ASTRO-LAB – EC-funded asthma project

    For the past 4 years, Alexandra Dima and Marijn de Bruin from ASCoR have partnered with 6 European organizations in the ASTRO-LAB project, a European Commission-funded longitudinal cohort study investigating the ...

  • 20 Apr 2016
    Top Student Paper Awards for Nadine Bol and Hao Nguyen

    Nadine Bol and Hao Nguyen both won the Philip C. Palm Green Top Student Paper Award at the Kentucky Conference on Health Communication 2016. They received the exact same reviewer score, and the scientific advisory ...

  • 23 Mar 2016
    Claire Segijn wins the Best Student Conference Paper Award of the American Academy of Advertising

    ASCoR PhD candidate Claire Segijn received the award for her paper “Consumers’ Multiscreening Viewing Behavior, Reporting, and Effects: An Eye-Tracking Study” at the annual conference of the American Academy of ...

  • 17 Mar 2016
    Diversity Committee is looking for research assistants (application deadline 22 March, 12:00)

    The newly installed Diversity Committee, researching ‘diversity’ at the University of Amsterdam, is looking for assistants who will support their research project for the period April-August.

  • 8 Mar 2016
    Marie Curie grant for Alexandra Dima

    Alexandra Dima received a Marie Curie Individual Fellowship grant from the European Commission (H2020) to develop an interdisciplinary model of integrated care in chronic conditions. The 2-year project will take ...

  • 10 Feb 2016
    Grant from Dutch Cancer Society

    Eline Smit and Julia van Weert received, together with Ciska Hoving from Maastricht University, a grant from the Dutch Cancer Society for a three-year PhD-project on the effectiveness of message frame tailoring in ...

  • 9 Feb 2016
    Marijn Meijers wins NeSCoR Dissertation Award

    Marijn Meijers, Assistant Professor Persuasive Communication, receives the NeSCoR Dissertation Award 2014.The NeSCoR Dissertation Award is an annual award for the best doctoral dissertation in Communication Science ...

  • 1 Feb 2016
    Jochen Peter awarded with ERC Consolidator Grant

    Jochen Peter has been awarded with an ERC Consolidator Grant for his project “Children and social robots: An integrative framework”.

  • 28 Jan 2016
    Sanne Kruikemeier wins De Jonge Haan award

    Sanne Kruikemeier has won the GVR De Jonge Haan award. This award is granted to a young professional (not over 30) who excels and is really committed to the field of communication. This year, for the first time, ...

  • 25 Jan 2016
    UvA launches new research centre: Amsterdam Center for Health Communication

    During her inaugural lecture on Friday, 22 January, Julia van Weert, professor of Health Communication at the University of Amsterdam (UvA), will launch the new Amsterdam Center for Health Communication (ACHC). The ...

  • 24 Nov 2015
    Sanne Schinkel receives grant from KWF Kankerbestrijding

    After successfully defending her PhD thesis last month, Sanne Schinkel - together with Julia van Weert, Barbara Schouten and Maria van den Muijsenbergh from Pharos - was awarded a grant from KWF for a 2-year postdoc ...

  • 9 Nov 2015
    Personalised European Union politics: what are the consequences for democracy?

    The personalisation of politics has been apparent for a while now in national politics, with political developments, election campaigns, voting behaviour and media attention often tending to revolve around individual ...

  • 27 Oct 2015
    Carmina Rodríguez wins Best Student Paper Award

    Youth & Media PhD student Carmina Rodríguez Hidalgo has been awarded the prize for best student paper at the regional conference of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC) in ...

  • 23 Oct 2015
    Verena Wottrich wins Unilever Research Prize 2015

    ASCoR PhD candidate Verena Wottrich receives the Unilever Research Prize 2015.

  • 9 Sep 2015
    'You must drink less' – and why this message often doesn't work

    A large proportion of the population maintains an unhealthy lifestyle despite the huge volume of health advice provided by online and offline media. Eline Smit suspects that the key to this problem may well be the ...

  • 31 Aug 2015
    Shanghai Ranking: UvA’s Social Sciences once again best in the Netherlands

    The Social Sciences at the University of Amsterdam have once again risen in the field ranking conducted by the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU), also known as the Shanghai Ranking, advancing from 39th to ...

  • 10 Jul 2015
    Nadine Strauss wins Grunig Top Paper Award

    Friday 3 July CorpCom PhD student Nadine Strauss won the Grunig Top Paper Award at the BledCom 2015 symposium in Bled, Slovenia. Nadine got the award for her paper ‘Reflecting the Market: The Role of Emotional Media ...

  • 6 Jul 2015
    Verena Wottrich wins Best Student Paper Award at ICORIA 2015 in London

    ASCoR PhD Candidate Verena Wottrich won the Best Student Paper Award for her paper ‘How Game Customization and Brand Trust Affect Persuasion in Advergames – The Role of Consumer Privacy Concerns’ at this year’s ...

  • 2 Jul 2015
    Annemiek Linn and Lisa Vandeberg collaborate on Reumafonds grant for project on implicit determinants of medication adherence

    The Reumafonds has awarded a grant to Bart van den Bemt (Sint Maartenskliniek Nijmegen) who will work on this project with ASCoR collaborators Annemiek Linn, Lisa Vandeberg; Alfonds den Broeder, Els van den Ende ...

  • 2 Jun 2015
    Successful ICA conference for Persuasive Communication Researchers

    Our Program Group ‘Persuasive Communication’ has been very successful at the annual Conference of the International Communication Association (ICA) in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Margot van der Goot even received two ...

  • 2 Jun 2015
    Awards for Political Communication and Journalism researchers at annual ICA conference

    Our Program Group ‘Political Communication and Journalism’ has been very successful at the annual Conference of the International Communication Association (ICA) in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

  • 2 Jun 2015
    Youth and Media group very successful at ICA conference 2015

    Our Program Group ‘Youth and Media’ has been very successful at the annual Conference of the International Communication Association (ICA) in San Juan, Puerto Rico. See the list below for our award winners: