News overview

Liesbet van Zoonen appointed member of Academia Europaea

Thursday, 30 June 2016

The Academia Europaea is the European association of scientists who are among the global top in their respective fields. The academia is composed of over three thousand European scientists from the whole range of academia and has dozens of Nobel laureates among its members. Liesbet van Zoonen is professor of Sociology at Erasmus University Rotterdam. 

Albert Hofman appointed to Harvard

Monday, 27 June 2016

Erasmus MC's Prof. Albert Hofman has been named the Stephen B. Kay Family Professor of Public Health and Clinical Epidemiology and Chair of the Department of Epidemiology at Harvard University, Boston, USA, effective July 1, 2016.

Brexit: no immediate consequences for our British students

Friday, 24 June 2016

Erasmus University Rotterdam has taken note of the result of the UK referendum on EU membership. It is not yet clear whether Brexit will have consequences for the level of British students’ tuition fees. This will depend on the negotiations between the UK and the EU. We do not expect there to be any changes for our current British students in the short term. There are no immediate consequences for the 2016/2017 applications.

Vareska van de Vrande endowed Professor of Collaborative Innovation and Business Venturing

Tuesday, 21 June 2016

Dr Vareska van de Vrande has been appointed Professor of Collaborative Innovation and Business Venturing at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM). This new academic chair, endowed by the Erasmus Trust Fund (Erasmus Trustfonds), aims to actively contribute to the development and dissemination of knowledge in the field of collaborative innovation and business venturing.

Diversity at Erasmus University Rotterdam

Wednesday, 15 June 2016

A lecture all about diversity: Chief Diversity Officer Hanneke Takkenberg talks about the importance of diversity at Erasmus University during the Science Cafe on Monday 27 June 2016.