New Nobel Prize for Chemistry laureate at the University of Strasbourg: Jean-Pierre Sauvage
The 2016 Nobel Prize for Chemistry has been awarded this 5 October 2016 to Jean-Pierre Sauvage, emeritus professor of the University of Strasbourg and emeritus research director of the CNRS. Jean-Pierre Sauvage and his colleagues James Fraser Stoddart and Bernard Feringa are rewarded for their research notably the development of dynamic molecular systems: molecular machines or motors with controllable movements.
University of Strasbourg - open to the whole world
International mobility days, meetings for cross-border dual study programmes, first hand experience reports and information about financial support programmes… Would you like to concretise your project of going abroad or coming to Strasbourg? This is the moment to do so. Last year, more than 1.500 students from Strasbourg went abroad and more than 20% of the students in Strasbourg were international. Would you like to be next?
A French- German Trainee for Eucor – The European Campus
Since mid-September, Anna David has been part of Unistra’s Eucor – The European Campus team as French-German trainee. She will participate in the promotion of student and graduate mobility to Germany for the next ten months.
Website dedicated to research news
To demonstrate the dynamic in research done in the laboratories and by researchers of the University of Strasbourg – that is the ambition of this new website* dedicated to current research news.
“The French-Azerbaijan University is destined to increase in power”
Initiated by the French government and piloted by the University of Strasbourg, the Franco-Azerbaijan University (Université franco-azerbaïdjanaise Ufaz) has opened its doors on 15 September 2016. Feedback on the cooperation with Eckhart Hötzel, director of the Institut de traducteurs, d'interprètes et de relations internationales (Itiri) an project leader for Unistra.
Body-Mind-Science: conversations with the Dalai Lama
On Friday 16 September, the University of Strasbourg invited the Dalai Lama to a dialogue with the scientific community, at the interface of modern science, engagement, and meditation.
Body-Mind-Science: conversations with the Dalaï Lama at the University of Strasbourg
On Friday 16 September, the University of Strasbourg is inviting the Dalaï Lama to a dialogue with the scientific community, at the interface of modern science, engagement, and meditation. Follow the event live from 9 a.m. on the university's official facebook page.
Transition in the presidency of the University of Strasbourg
Alain Beretz has been appointed director-general for research and innovation at the secretary of state for higher education and research.
LERU press release on the Horizon 2020 programme
To forge better links not only between university research laboratories but also with companies, there should be more room for bottom-up, collaborative research in the EU’s framework research programme. Today, the League of European Research Universities (LERU) issues a note to call attention to this issue.
Intuition and passion: two conditions for a thesis under joint supervision
Tina Jühling is preparing a thesis in molecular biology and biological chemistry under joint supervision in Leipzig and Strasbourg. Despite a lot of time spent traveling between the two universities, it is an enriching experience.