Netherlands Interuniversity School for Islamic Studies


Workshop: “Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies in Dialogue”

Co-organised by the Amsterdam Centre for Middle Eastern Studies (ACMES) and the Netherlands Interuniversity School of Islamic Studies (NISIS) 24 May 2019, University of Amsterdam, 1:30-5pm Islamic and Middle Eastern studies are cognate academic disciplines, but scholars in both fields often go about their research in relative isolation from each other. Various reasons account for…

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Save the Date!

Save the date for the NISIS Summer Party! On Friday 14 June 2019, from 16.00 – 19.00 hours we will celebrate that NISIS is as of 1 January 2019 hosted by Utrecht University and led by Christian Lange! More information will be announced soon.      

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Granada ENIS Spring School 2019: “Patronage and Clientelism in the Muslim world”

PhD candidate students and advanced MA students, whose research focuses on the study of Muslims, Muslim societies and Islam, in the broadest sense of the word, are invited to apply for participation. The application deadline is Friday, the 25th of January 2019. Applications can be sent to Prof. Christian Lange (Director NISIS): For further…

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NISIS/NOSTER Network Meeting 2019

Just like last year, we will organize our midyear meeting together with NOSTER (the Netherlands School for Advanced Studies in Theology and Religion). This year we have chosen for a thematic approach and will focus on the theme: ‘Moving in/out Religion’. During this day we will explore (research into) changing religious identities and discuss various movements in,…

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