The Faculty of Arts has a Research Assistants Programme open to students doing a Research Master's. For ten months they conduct research supervised by renowned researchers for one day a week, organize a seminar and attend an international congress. Their research findings could even be used for a publication. The programme pilot proved so successful that it has recently been extended. Students have the chance to move on to a PhD student position and will benefit from having participated in the programme when applying for jobs.
The weekly online video magazine Unifocus highlights topics related to the University of Groningen in the fields of research and society, student life, teaching, policy and internationalization.
He was one of the imprisoned German war criminals known as the ‘Breda Three’: Josef Kotalla. ‘The executioner of Amersfoort’ is the only German war criminal who would die during imprisonment in the Netherlands. Forty years after his death, he is still...
In the lecture series Treasures from the University Library, researchers using material from our Special Collections talk about their research, while the objects in question are also present.
The European Commission has awarded seven higher education and research institutions four million Euros in funding to train 15 PhDs to research past human impact on marine vertebrates.