15 January 2018

Rubicon grants for four UM researchers

UM researchers Valentina Carraro (FASoS), Bart Spronck (FHML), Els van der Ven (FHML) and Erik Vrij (MERLN) received a Rubicon grant from research financing institution NWO. This grant gives young, highly promising researchers the opportunity to gain international research experience. In this funding round 21 researchers received a grant. With their grant Valentina Carraro will conduct research during 24 months at the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Human Rights in Austria, Bart Spronck at the Department of Biomedical Engineering of Yale University in the US, Els van der Ven at the Mailman School of Public Health of Columbia University in the US, and Erik Vrij at the Institute of Molecular Biotechnology of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (IMBA), Koo Lab, in Austria.