News Utrecht University

6 April 2018
Prof Frank Biermann from Utrecht University has been awarded an ERC Advanced Grant for his research into the Sustainable Development Goals.
Palm Oil Plant
5 April 2018
Clearing tropical peat releases much more laughing gas than previously thought, is the conclusion of a global field study.
4 April 2018
A consortium of social partners have joined together to support the research into the interaction between service dogs and veterans with PTSS.
Professor Isabel Arends
3 April 2018
Prof. dr. Isabel Arends is currently professor Biocatalysis and Organic Chemistry, as well as chair of the Biotechnology department, at TU Delft.
Eva Knies
28 March 2018
As of 1 March 2018, Eva Knies is appointed as Professor of Strategic Human Resource Management.
Schematische weergave van het onderzoek naar de binding tussen eiwitten en chromatine
28 March 2018
Hugo van Ingen en collega's ontwikkelden een breed inzetbare methode die op atomair niveau inzicht geeft in de binding van eiwitten aan chromatine
Three-dimensional structure of the OST-containing ribosome-translocon complex
28 March 2018
A study of Friedrich Förster and colleagues published in Science, explains how protein transport and glycosylation are coupled mechanistically
Bicycle with Balloons with the Dom
26 March 2018
On the 26th of March 2018, the Dies Natalis of the Utrecht University, the Utrecht Young Academy celebrates its 1st birthday!
Prof. Henk Dijkstra presents the honorary doctorate to Prof. Albert-László Barabási
22 March 2018
Albert-László Barabási received an honorary doctorate for his breakthroughs in the field of network science and their successful application to social issues
21 March 2018
Thirteen European associations of universities call upon the EU to double the budget for research, innovation and education.
Henk Kummeling
20 March 2018
The Supervisory Board of Utrecht University has appointed Henk Kummeling as Rector Magnificus. On 1 June 2018, he will be succeeding Bert van der Zwaan.
20 March 2018
Promovendus Jelle Treep ontwikkelde modelsimulaties om bewegingspatronen van vogels en planten te analyseren en, in combinatie met waarnemingen, te verklaren
Prof. Merel Soons, Universiteit Utrecht
20 March 2018
Merel Soons is appointed to the post of Professor of Plant Dispersal Ecology & Conservation at Utrecht University
Thuiszittende kinderen
20 March 2018
School dropout negatively affects the health and well-being of young people. What can enable these children to pick up the thread again?
Schematische beschrijving van het model voor de bepaling van het metabolieten-milieu op basis van de aanwezige bacteriën
19 March 2018
Bioinformatici of Utrecht University and Radboudumc developed a model to determine the metabolite environment based on the bacteria present