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The mission of the Freudenthal Institute (FI) is to contribute to high-quality education in mathematics and the natural sciences through education, research and professionalization. The FI is part of the Faculty of Science at Utrecht University, and consists of science didactic research groups, the History and Philosophy of Science (HPS) department, U-Talent and the Teaching & Learning Lab (TLL).


Paul Drijvers benoemd tot hoogleraar Didactiek van de Wiskunde
30 June 2014
Paul Drijvers appointed as Professor of Mathematics Didactics
Wouter van Joolingen profileringshoogleraar en wetenschappelijk directeur Freudenthal Instituut
1 April 2014
Wouter van Joolingen appointed as Professor and Scientific Director of the Freudenthal Institute