The Social Sciences and Humanities (SSH) are key factors on the route to a meaningful and resilient society, concludes José van Dijck, President of KNAW. The keywords of the SSH strategy are cross bordering collaboration and inter disciplinary research between academics. Read the speech which José van Dijck held at the conference ‘Societal impact of the Social Sciences and the Humanities’ in Utrecht. Researchers of the University of Groningen and a delegation of Research & Valorisation department, RUG, shared their experiences at the SSH meeting.
The University of Groningen (UG) will be awarding honorary doctorates to Prof. Titia de Lange and Dr Philipp Blom during its anniversary week in June 2019. Historian Blom will be awarded an honorary doctorate at the suggestion of Prof. Ann-Sophie Lehmann...
Prof. dr. Stynke Castelein, hoogleraar aan de Rijksuniversiteit Groningen en hoofd onderzoek bij Lentis, ontvangt de Vrouw in de Media Award 2018 Groningen.
Marc Kramer of the Faculty of Economics and Business has been chosen as Lecturer of the Year 2018.