The Institute for Advanced Study (IAS) is a University Institute that functions as a catalyst for cutting-edge interdisciplinary research across faculties. It has a lightweight, layered structure.

Management team


Scientific Director

Prof. dr. P.M.A. (Peter) Sloot

Faculty of Science

Homepage of Peter Sloot




Prof. dr. A.P. (Anita) Hardon

Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences

Homepage of Anita Hardon



Strategic Development & External Relations

J.F.H. (Joyce) Ten Holter

M: 0615378650
T: 0205252863


Institute Manager

L.(Mila) Chevalier

T: 0205252863
M: 0646425725


Office Manager

A.K. (Anouk) Evers

T: 0205252863


IAS Associates

The Board of Associates is a group of UvA researchers with roots in various complementing disciplines, a strong belief in interdisciplinary research collaboration. The Associates actively support the development of the IAS work programme, foster the internal and external visibility of the institute, liaise between the IAS and the UvA faculties.

Published by  UvA Institute for Advanced Study

31 May 2017