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Earth Sciences - Environment - 18.12.2023
Mariette Wolthers appointed professor of Aquatic Geochemistry
As of 15 December, Mariette Wolthers is appointed professor of Aquatic Geochemistry in the Earth Sciences Department of the Faculty of Geosciences.

Research Management - 14.12.2023
'Open Science pioneer' receives silver medal
’Open Science pioneer’ receives silver medal

Veterinary - 14.12.2023
Survey result: fireworks outside New Year’s Eve disastrous for animal welfare
The period when fireworks are set off should be limited as much as possible to New Year's Eve, to prevent long-term animal suffering from fireworks.

Environment - 14.12.2023
Frozen past, unstable future: a warming climate's influence on mountain stability
Frozen past, unstable future: a warming climate’s influence on mountain stability
Falling rocks in mountains can pose a serious threat to mountaineers, roads and railways. When, where and how many rocks detach from their mountain partially depends on the climate.

Economics - Computer Science - 12.12.2023
Outpacing fraudsters with AI
Outpacing fraudsters with AI
Online payments have been growing steadily for years. As a result, the risk of fraud is increasing, but proving it is challenging.

Physics - 12.12.2023
Postdocs & Public Engagement: the start of a development year
Postdocs & Public Engagement: the start of a development year

Computer Science - Career - 11.12.2023
Daniel Dadush appointed Professor of Geometry of Optimisation
Daniel Dadush appointed Professor of Geometry of Optimisation
Utrecht University welcomes Daniel Dadush as the newly appointed Professor of Geometry of Optimisation.

Computer Science - 07.12.2023
Call for Papers - Multidisciplinary PhD Conference on Digital Labour Platforms
Call for Papers - Multidisciplinary PhD Conference on Digital Labour Platforms

Environment - Innovation - 06.12.2023
Multimillion-euro research pioneering the direct use of hydrogen in the Dutch energy transition
Multimillion-euro research pioneering the direct use of hydrogen in the Dutch energy transition

Veterinary - 05.12.2023
AVMA renews accreditation for Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

Politics - 30.11.2023
What is 'limitarianism'- Professor Ingrid Robeyns explains
What is ’limitarianism’- Professor Ingrid Robeyns explains

Art and Design - History / Archeology - 30.11.2023
Revealed: this is what this 15th-century painting looked like before it was painted over
Revealed: this is what this 15th-century painting looked like before it was painted over
Frequin was one of three speakers on the Paleissymposium Assistant Professor Sanne Frequin was one of the three speakers at the Paleissymposium, with King Willem-Alexander as host.

Campus - Pedagogy - 30.11.2023
Is a ’TalenTjaar’ the solution to the teacher shortage?

Politics - 29.11.2023
Nativism key explanation for PVV's electoral success
Nativism key explanation for PVV’s electoral success
Already in 2016, Geert Wilders' PVV had a huge potential of voters. At the same time, there is an international tendency towards the (radical) right, and compared to that, the electoral success of the PVV is relatively limited.

Pedagogy - Campus - 28.11.2023
Education is a teamsport

Environment - 28.11.2023
Signature Grants of ¤750,000 for groundbreaking, unique and bold projects at UU

Transport - 27.11.2023
Partial closure of Cambridgelaan

Earth Sciences - 27.11.2023
New project anchors gas extraction history in Groningen landscape
New project anchors gas extraction history in Groningen landscape

Health - 24.11.2023
Researchers examine role of communication in success of new Dutch pension system
Lisanne van Weelden , Hans Westerbeek , and Hans Hoeken receive a Netspar Grant for their research on the new Dutch pension system.

Social Sciences - Life Sciences - 23.11.2023
ERC Consolidator Grants for seven Utrecht-based researchers
This year, seven Utrecht researchers will receive an ERC Consolidator Grant. The European Union provides this subsidy of an average of 2 million euros to researchers who have made their mark in science.

Chemistry - Physics - 23.11.2023
Petra de Jongh wins Gilles Holst Medal
Petra de Jongh wins Gilles Holst Medal

Mathematics - 20.11.2023
Network function central to new Expertise Point for Mathematics
Network function central to new Expertise Point for Mathematics

Career - 20.11.2023
Yvonne Wiggers to be the new Director of Communications

Environment - 15.11.2023
What if... you can make the future a little better?
What if... you can make the future a little better?

Life Sciences - 15.11.2023
Pascalle van Loo becomes new head of the Animal Welfare Body

Environment - Career - 15.11.2023
New research unit unravels changing biodiversity by extracting patterns from data
New research unit unravels changing biodiversity by extracting patterns from data
Finding ways to make the best use of collected data to gain insight into biodiversity and how it changes over time.

Event - 13.11.2023
The International Conference on Multilevel Analysis

Research Management - 10.11.2023
Loss of research data Yoda

Campus - 10.11.2023
New intake leads to stable international mix of students

Campus - Innovation - 09.11.2023
'We don't just want to study society, we want to help shape it'
’We don’t just want to study society, we want to help shape it’
How do you achieve impact through your research findings? By, for instance, publishing a paper in a leading journal, or speaking about it at a public event or in the media.

Environment - 09.11.2023
’To the roots of the matter’ part 1: Rashmi’s stress-resilient plants

Life Sciences - Environment - 08.11.2023
Laura Villanueva appointed professor in Marine Microbiology
Laura Villanueva appointed professor in Marine Microbiology

Sport - 07.11.2023
Exploration into feasibility redevelopment Sport

Campus - Environment - 07.11.2023
An UU Living Lab carves the path to a zero waste campus
Utrecht University plans to be zero waste by 2030. With research and teaching laboratories, restaurants, and hundreds of offices, this is no small task.

Computer Science - Innovation - 02.11.2023
Computer scientist Tim Baarslag appointed fellow of the Netherlands Academy of Engineering

Pedagogy - Career - 31.10.2023
Marian Thunnissen appointed as endowed professor Lifelong Learning with and within Higher Education

Education - 31.10.2023
Committee examines new selection procedure bachelor of veterinary medicine

Campus - 30.10.2023
Unissued Diplomas: Ukrainian students whose lives were destroyed by the war
Unissued Diplomas: Ukrainian students whose lives were destroyed by the war

Health - Media - 30.10.2023
Donders: the legend of a vain man
Donders: the legend of a vain man
These days, we no longer believe rankings are that important, but reputation was and is a part of science.

Administration - 26.10.2023
Coffee without a nasty aftertaste

Campus - 26.10.2023
Leoniek Wijngaards-de Meij appointed as Dean of the faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences

History / Archeology - 25.10.2023
Robert Vonk appointed as Professor by Special Appointment for History of Social Security

Environment - Career - 25.10.2023
New Professor Albert Klein Tank named Scientific Director of Delta Climate Center

Politics - 24.10.2023
Concern about the situation in Israel and the Palestinian Territories
Utrecht University follows the developments in Israel and the Palestinian Territories* with great concern.

Research Management - 23.10.2023
Researchers launch online escape room to get you thinking about Open Science
Researchers launch online escape room to get you thinking about Open Science
Open Science is an increasingly important part of conducting research. To increase the familiarity of the concept, the team of the Open Science Escape Room project (OSER) designed the online escape room Last Contact.

Earth Sciences - Paleontology - 23.10.2023
Finding Argoland: how a lost continent resurfaced
Finding Argoland: how a lost continent resurfaced
Geologists have long known that around 155 million years ago, a 5000 km long piece of continent broke off western Australia and drifted away.

Environment - Religions - 18.10.2023
David Onnekink appointed Special Chair in Ecological Theology

Environment - Religions - 18.10.2023
David Onnekink appointed Special Chair in Ecological Theology at TU Kampen

History / Archeology - Campus - 13.10.2023
Saskia Stevens wins the CHARM-EU Open Science Recognition Award

Research Management - 12.10.2023
Ted Sanders named Desiderius Erasmus Chair in Belgium
Ted Sanders named Desiderius Erasmus Chair in Belgium