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Young Academy Groningen

The Young Academy Groningen is a group of talented, enthusiastic and ambitious young researchers from diverse discplines at the University of Groningen and UMCG. Our members share a passion for science and scholarship and its broader impacts on academia and society. Based on the principles of the Dutch National Young Academy (DJA), and operating as an independent organisation within the University, our missions are:

  • to stimulate dialogue and collaboration between disciplines, within and outside of the University of Groningen;
  • to give a voice to early-career researchers at the University of Groningen to influence policy;
  • to promote investment in the professional development of early career researchers at the University of Groningen;
  • to explore new approaches for connecting academia and society, with particular focus on the Northern Netherlands.