Utrecht University is an internationally prominent, research-led university that carries out fundamental and applied research across a wide range of academic fields. With its chosen research themes of Sustainability, Life Sciences, Institutions and Dynamics of Youth, the university contributes to solving issues such as climate change, infectious diseases, the aging population, social cohesion and security.

Prof. dr. Beatrice de Graaf
ERC Grant winners
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4 July 2015
Jeroen Salman receives subsidy from NWO for the project 'The European dimensions of popular print culture'.
Afbeeldingen van Galenus uit verschillende perioden
3 July 2015
Tieleman receives funding from NWO for his project ‘Human Nature: Medical and Philosophical Perspectives in the Work of Galen of Pergamum’.
Galileo Galilei in gesprek met twee oude mannen, Stefano della Bella, 1632 - Rijksmuseum
3 July 2015
Anna-Luna Post will analyse how Galileo Galilei's reputation developed during his career.




27 September 2015 09:00 -
The COST Action 'New Materialism', chaired by Dr Iris van der Tuin, will organise two major international conferences in Australia and Slovenia.
8 October 2015 09:00 -
This symposium introduces researchers to digital technologies relevant to their field. With lectures from Els Stronks and Sonja de Leeuw.
Future Food