Achieving a Research-led University Professor Ritsert Jansen

Date: 29th March 2017 to 29th March 2017





Tea/Coffee @ 10.45 - Duration of Prof Ritsert address 1 hour


Millstream Common Room

Professor Ritsert Jansen
Dean of Talent Development & Head of Bioinformatics Centre, University of Groningen

Professor Jansen is an acclaimed researcher who likes to give young researchers a helping hand. As Dean of Talent Development, Jansen heads a team of researchers and non-academic experts from human resources, research and valorisation, and communication. The team is involved in matters such as training courses and support for academics in the field of applying for grants.

In 2015–2016, the University of Groningen ranked 74th in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings. The University is now home to 2016 Nobel Prize Winner Professor Ben Feringa.

The University of Groningen is in the top 3 of European research universities in the fields of: Ecology, Material Sciences, Chemistry and Astronomy. Other strong research groups are in: Nanoscience, Physics, Molecular Biology, Microbiology, Medical Sciences, Neurosciences, Sociology, Philosophy, Theology, Archaeology and Arts. Find out more and