Tilburg School of Humanities and Digital Sciences
Research and education at the Tilburg School of Humanities and Digital Sciences (TSHD) has a unique focus on humans in the context of the globalizing digital society, on the development of artificial intelligence and interactive technologies, on their impact on communication, culture and society, and on moral and existential challenges that arise.
TSHD holds a strong position, recognized both nationally and internationally. In national rankings, Bachelor's and Master's programs of TSHD are rated excellent on a regular basis, as was the case recently for the Communication and Information Sciences program and the Culture Studies program in the Keuzegids (impartial national overview ranking the educational programs in Dutch higher education).
Student Mick van der Spoel wins Philips AI thesis award for brain tumor research25th November 2021
Op 29 november ontvangt student Mick van der Spoel de Philips Data Science and Artificial Intelligence in Health Care scriptieprijs voor zijn hersentumoronderzoek.
Bullying also has long-term negative consequences12th November 2021
Bullying causes long-term anxiety, a less positive view of people in young adults who were bullied both online and offline during adolescence, shows a study that Tilburg University also participated in.
New EU research project BEAMER aims to improve patients' therapy adherence11th November 2021
Failure to adhere to therapy (non-adherence) is associated with negative, sometimes dangerous, patient outcomes and significant healthcare costs. Therefore the International Initiative for Innovative Medicines (IMI) of which Tiburg University makes part, supported by the EU, announced today the launch of a project investigating the factors that influence patients' adherence to therapy.
14:00 - 16:00
PhD Defense Drs. J.M. van der Loo
Mastering The Art of Academic Writing: Comparing the Effectiveness of Observational Learning and Learning by Doing
16:00 - 18:00
PhD Defense R. Ghazzawi
Individual and Contextual Determinants of Job Crafting in Healthcare Professions
13:30 - 15:30
PhD Defense D.D.C. de Koning MA
The Many Faces of Ravana. Ravanisation: The Revitalisation of Ravana among Sinhalese Buddhists in Post-War Sri Lanka
13:30 - 15:00
PhD Defense C. Out MSc
Does emotion shape language? Studies on the influence of affective state on interactive language production