News Utrecht University

6 July 2018
Computer scientist Gabriele Keller has been appointed to the post of Professor of Software Technology as of 1 September 2018.
4 July 2018
Utrecht University researcher and solar energy expert Wilfried van Sark interviewed by NOS about why it can be a good idea to clean your solar panels.
4 July 2018
Prof. Frank van der Duijn Schouten has been appointed as a member of the Supervisory Board by the Minister of Education, Culture and Science.
4 July 2018
The gap between the poor and the rich threatens to become unbridgeable. What does this mean for our chances and our children's chances?
Thomas Schillemans
3 July 2018
Thomas Schillemans appointed Professor in Accountability, Behaviour and Governance at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Governance.
Albert Heck
3 July 2018
Albert Heck is to receive two international distinctions this summer for his work in biochemistry and mass spectrometry.
IJsberg en zee bij Antarctica.
2 July 2018
Scientists from Utrecht University have shown that the Earth’s polar regions, even when they were ice-free, warm up much stronger due to increasing CO2 levels.
Koningin Maxima begroet jonge patiënt van Prinses Máxima Centrum voor kinderoncologie
2 July 2018
The nominees for the Student Awards 2018 have been announced. The prizes are awarded during the official Opening of the Academic Year.
Onderzoeker toont gekweekt weefsel in pincet.
2 July 2018
University Medical Center Utrecht and Utrecht University are teaming up to launch a COFUND programme called RESCUE.
2 July 2018
The GDPR may not prevent discrimination based on traits like ethnicity or sexual preference, Michiel Rhoen and Qing Yi Feng conclude
Een moeder en twee kleine kinderen met een tablet
28 June 2018
Caroline Junge and Carlijn van den Boomen study the development of baby brains at the Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences.
Handen die in een hek klauwen
28 June 2018
Researchers at Utrecht University warn of the dangers of new migration deals for refugees, with countries outside the EU.
Cover van Nature Plants met de eerste twee varens waarvan het genoom is bepaald
28 June 2018
Scientists have recently sequenced the first full fern genomes, including the fast-growing fern Azolla filiculoides.
26 June 2018
Prof Dr Beatrice de Graaf wrote in her column about a challenging research project that she is developing: terrorism classes for children.
kinderen met blokken
22 June 2018
Developmental psychologist Anouk van Dijk concludes that parents are capable of adjusting their children's negative interpretations.