Netherlands Interuniversity School for Islamic Studies


NISIS Chapter Clinic

On Friday 9 October 2020, NISIS is organizing a chapter clinic led by Prof. Gabrielle van den Berg, Prof. Dick Douwes, and Prof. Christian Lange. Together with the other participants, you will discuss a chapter of your master thesis or dissertation, or another dissertation-related paper you are working on. This chapter clinic will give you…

Read more

Masterclass “The Past and Future of Islamic Studies” #1

In this series of masterclasses, convened by the NISIS Junior Council, we examine and interrogate the changing scholarly landscape in Islamic and Middle East Studies so as to understand its limits and potentials. How will research on Islamic traditions and cultures look like in the future? And how is it evolving in the present? How…

Read more
Tunisia, 2011 ©ZOO Project, Bilal Berreni / Photograph: Elissa Jobson

ENIS Spring School 2020 ‘Contesting Authority: Knowledge, Power and Expressions of Selfhood’

Registration for the Spring School is now closed. For more information about the Spring School, please read the call for applications and the course description. Due to the virus, the Spring School that was scheduled to take place in Catania, Italy has been cancelled. The Spring School will nevertheless take place online from 22 to…

Read more

Seminar ‘Islam and Diversity’

In collaboration with the Netherlands Interuniversity School for Islamic Studies (NISIS), Maastricht University will host a one-day seminar titled ‘Islam and Diversity’ to bring together distinguished scholars, and PhD and master’s students who work on topics related to Islam and Muslim societies. The seminar is organized annually by NISIS for PhD students and research master…

Read more