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).
Bachelor students Tilburg School of Humanities and Digital Sciences win hackathon prize20th October 2021
One of the international BR41N.IO hackaton prizes was for students of the Tilburg School of Humanities and Digital Sciences.
Neil Cohn: emoji on scientific basis help people to communicate better18th October 2021
Where do science and emoji meet? An interview with the father of the melting-face emoji, Neil Cohn of the Tilburg School of Humanies and Digital Sciences.
Online daters: check your language and spelling, good language makes attractive13th October 2021
Language use, both mistakes and fine writing affect the attractiveness of an online dating profile, Tess van der Zanden concludes in her dissertation.
13:30 - 15:00
PhD Defense T. van der Zanden
Language Use and Impression Formation: The Effects of Linguistic Cues in Online Dating Profiles
13:30 - 15:00
PhD Defense S.Kidane
Trauma, Collective Trauma and Refugee Trajectories in the Digital Era
09:30 - 13:00
Dante Symposium November 17
This year, Italy and Europa celebrate Dante's work and TSHD won't let this occasion pass by unnoticed. Housed in a building that owns the name of the 'Sommo poeta', the School of Humanities and Digital Sciences will be hosting a half-day Symposium on Dante, his multifaceted work and its present-day implications.
09:30 - 18:00
Annual Cognition, Behavior & Evolution Network (CBEN) Meeting
Interdisciplinary meeting of primarily Dutch scientists and scholars who study human and animal behavior from an evolutionary and cognitive perspective.