4 June 2018
Frederic Kaplan's Time Machine FET Flagship CSA proposal, which the Descartes Center co-authored, may continue to the second round.
28 July 2017
Open Access journal Early Modern Low Countries (EMLC) offers a home to state-of-the-art academic scholarship on any aspect of the early modern Low Countries.
14 March 2017
A conference on 'Forgotten Knowledge', jointly organised by the Max Planck Centre in Berlin, the Descartes Centre, the Vossius Center, and Huygens ING.
10 March 2017
For the fifth international conference on the history of mathematics education, there is an open call for papers. Abstracts need be submitted before 1 April.
12 December 2016
Research team creates open-access website on greatest Dutch philosopher for all audiences.
19 July 2016
In this new book, Fenneke Sysling describes the way Dutch racial scientists tried to make sense of the human diversity in the Indonesian archipelago.
15 July 2016
This grant enables the young researchers to work on a project of their own for three years.
25 June 2016
Mariken Teeuwen's new project offers a new view on scientific thinking in the medieval Latin West. The project has a vacancy for a postdoc.
3 June 2016
Exceptional success for Utrecht University: all five Utrecht candidates have been awarded a PhD position.
12 February 2016
NWO awards 3.6 million euros to the project ‘Golden Agents: Creative Industries and the Making of the Dutch Golden Age’.