Dr. Fanny Janssen obtained a prestigious Dutch research fellowship (VIDI) from the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO). She will receive 800.000 euros to conduct research on future mortality in Europe in the coming five years. The full title of her research proposal is "Smoking, alcohol and obesity - ingredients for improved and robust mortality projections".
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On the recommendation of the Board of the University of Groningen, Dr Frans J. Sijtsma has been appointed as academic director of the Rudolf Agricola School for Sustainable Development with effect from 1 February 2023. This concerns a 0.5 FTE...
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