Research Humanities and Digital Sciences

Research at the Tilburg School of Humanities and Digital Sciences focuses on transformation processes taking place in contemporary society, related to communication and culture, and analyses the underlying moral and ethical questions.

PhD defenses

Upcoming events

  • 07 Mar 201816:00

    PhD Defense Mr. K. Li, MA
    Titel: Capitalization of Feminine Beauty on Chinese Social Media
    Supervisors: Prof. J.M.E. Blommaert, Prof. J.W.M. Kroon
    Co-supervisor: Dr. M. Spotti

  • 28 Mar 201816:00

    PhD Defense Mw. E.A.J. Croes, MSc
    Title: Meeting Face-to-Face Online: The Effects of Video-Mediated Communication on Relationship Formation
    Supervisors: Prof. M.L. Antheunis, Prof. E.J. Krahmer
    Co-supervisor: Dr. A.P. Schouten

  • 09 May 201816:00

    PhD Defense Ms. L.J. van Maastricht, MA
    Title: Second Language Prosody: Intonation and Rhythm in Production and Perception
    Supervisors: Prof. E.J. Krahmer, Prof. M.G.J. Swerts

  • 16 May 201810:00

    PhD Defense Mr. N.J.E. van Noord, MA
    Title: Learning visual representations of style
    Supervisors: Prof. E.O. Postma, Prof. M.M. Louwerse

  • 23 May 201810:00

    PhD Defense Ms. M. Hou, MA
    Title: Social Media Celebrity. An Investigation into the Latest Metamorphosis of Fame.
    Supervisors: Prof. J.M.E. Blommaert, Prof. J.W.M. Kroon
    Co-supervisor: Dr. P.K. Varis