Rector Magnificus Cisca Wijmenga is now one of the 67 new members of the European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO). The EMBO is an international organization comprising 1,900 members, all nominated by their peers. The aim of the EMBO is to support talented researchers in all stages of their careers and to stimulate interaction and the exchange of scientific knowledge.
New EMBO members are chosen annually to recognize their contributions to scientific excellence. Among the 67 new members are three Dutch researchers, including Wijmenga. Members are able to join the Council, committees, and editorial boards. In addition, they may act as mentors for young scientists and nominate other researchers for membership. Through this, as a group, all members of the EMBO influence the direction that life sciences in Europe takes and ensure a strong research community.
Leonardo Arriagada Beltran conducted his PhD research on the interface of computer-generated art and the constantly evolving field of Artificial Intelligence (AI). He will defend his Phd thesis on 21 September. His research offers valuable insights...
Harish Vedantham and Casper van der Kooi have been nominated by New Scientist for Wetenschapstalent 2023 (Science Talent 2023). This election is meant to give young scientists and their research a stage.
No less than five promising PhD graduates from the University of Groningen will be able to conduct research at top institutes abroad for two years thanks to the Rubicon programme organized by the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research...
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