7 December 2017

Jos Smits receives Maastricht University Medallion of Honour

At Prof Jos Smits’s farewell symposium on Thursday 7 December, the President of Maastricht University, Martin Paul, awarded him the UM Medallion of Honour in recognition of his exceptional contributions to growing UM’s reputation and success. Smits laid the foundation for the Centre to Research Innovation and Policy (CRISP) and later served as its director. He played an active role in establishing provincial, national and international initiatives, knowledge networks and research facilities.