Netherlands Interuniversity School for Islamic Studies


Workshop ‘Political Mobilization and Democratic Breakthroughs’ – 14 December 2022

This workshop is organised in close collaboration with Leiden University and the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Location: Pieter de la Court Building, 5A37, Leiden University Instructor: Amr Hamzawy ( Date: 14 December 2022 Time: 10.00-12.00 (followed by a light lunch for all participations, 12.00-13.30) ECTS: students can earn 1 ECTS by actively participating in…

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Henriette van Lynden lecture: A Decade after the Spring – The Arab World at Crossroads

The North Africa and Middle East department of the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs and NISIS (Netherlands Interuniversity School for Islamic Studies) are organising the 2022 Henriëtte van Lynden lecture in close cooperation with Leiden University. This year’s speaker is Amr Hamzawy (Stanford University). The lecture is followed by a reception and open to all. However,…

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The Janus-face of bureaucratic incorporation of Islam in Europe. A seminar on the occasion of the valedictory lecture of prof. dr Thijl Sunier

Date: Friday the 28th of October 2022 Time: 12.00-3.00 p.m. Location: Vrije Universiteit, De Boelelaan 1105, Amsterdam Room: NU-4A67 or WN-C147 (depending on the number of participants) Valedictory lecture at 3.45 p.m., main hall Vrije Universiteit. Theme: Muslims in Europe are facing a strongly negative image and an increasing tendency on the part of politicians…

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Afscheidsseminar van Roel Meijer

Woensdag 15 juni neemt Roel Meijer afscheid van de faculteit. Om zijn grote bijdrage aan de studie van het Midden-Oosten te eren, organiseert de afdeling Islamstudies van de Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen een afscheidsseminar over burgerschap in het Midden-Oosten en Europa. Om 16.00 houdt Roel Meijer zijn afscheidslezing gevolgd door een receptie in het cultuurcafé op…

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