News

28 March 2017
  • EW
  • EC
  • ELG
  • EPS
During the last three weeks, no less than five ACCESS EUROPE PhDs successfully defended their theses in front of their respective PhD committees. ACCESS EUROPE warmly congratulates them with this great achievement! read more
13 March 2017
  • EPS
Bert Bakker has been awarded the two year Marie Curie Global Fellowship. Bert received the grant for his project "Politics isn't Cool, it's Hot! How emotions influence citizens' political attitudes". read more
27 February 2017
  • ELG
  • PEIW
ACCESS EUROPE postdoc Francesco Nicoli has recently defended his PhD at the University of Trento, Italy, and was awarded the PhD degree with Cum Laude mention. read more
26 January 2017
  • EIC
ACCESS EUROPE postdoc Camilo Erlichman has been selected to be part of the group of authors responsible for drafting a new Rome Manifesto in light of the 60th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome in March.     Credit image:  commons.wikimedia.org read more
26 January 2017
  • EPS
ACCESS EUROPE affiliate Erika van Elsas (EPS) has been awarded one of The Gordon Smith and Vincent Wright Memorial Prizes by the renowned journal West European Politics (WEP).  read more
10 January 2017
  • PEIW
Brian Burgoon and Anton Hemerijck, Theme Leaders of Political Economy of Integration and Welfare, have co-authored a report about the analysis of social investment returns commissioned by the European Commission.   read more
13 December 2016
  • EPS
A tale of two worlds?
On the 20th and 21st of October Iskander De Bruycker, Caelesta Braun, Joost Berkhout and Marcel Hanegraaff organized a symposium on the subject of interest group influence in Amsterdam. The symposium was supported by ACCESS Europe and the ECPR standing group on Interest Groups. read more
15 November 2016
  • EPS
ACCESS EUROPE affiliate Tom van der Meer (1980) has been appointed professor of Political Science, in particular legitimacy, inequality and citizenship, at the Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences of the University of Amsterdam. read more
10 November 2016
  • EW
  • ELG
The Europe and the World theme presents an ACCESS EUROPE lecture series on the EU and its neighbours, both in the South and the East. Three lectures by renowned academics and experienced practitioners are lined up. read more
10 November 2016
  • PEIW
  • ELG
ACCESS EUROPE core affiliate Daniel Mügge has been appointed professor of Political Arithmetic at the UvA Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences. Daniel Mügge will research macroeconomic indicators as technocratic policy instruments.   read more