Seventeen universities signed the so-called performance agreements with the Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science (OCW) on 29 October 2012. These agreements establish concrete measures for improving ...
16 Mar 2012
Alexander Rinnooy Kan appointed University Professor of Economics and Business Studies
The University of Amsterdam’s (UvA) Executive Board has appointed Dr A.H.G. Rinnooy Kan University Professor of Economics and Business, specifically focusing on change processes at the micro and macro level. The ...
10 Feb 2012
Louise Gunning appointed president of Executive Board UvA and HvA
Prof. Louise Gunning-Schepers has been appointed president of the Executive Board of the University of Amsterdam (UvA) and the Hogeschool van Amsterdam, Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences (HvA) by the ...
9 Feb 2010
Sensor protein uncovered
Using sophisticated computer simulations, chemists at the University of Amsterdam (UvA) have managed to shed light on the unfurling process of a sensor protein.