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Dick Swaab invited to become a member of the Academia Europaea

31 August 2023

We extend our congratulations to Dick Swaab for receiving an invitation to join the Academia Europaea as a member, specifically in the Section of Clinical and Veterinary Sciences, within the Affiliated Section of Physiology and Neuroscience.

Established in 1988, the Academia Europaea stands as a European society comprising scientists who belong to the global scientific elite. With a membership of over two thousand distinguished scientists across various disciplines, the Academia Europaea serves as a unifying platform for top researchers from Europe, encompassing a wide range of scientific fields. Annually, the selection process identifies the most exceptional international candidates for inclusion.

The mission of the Academia Europaea centers on advancing and promoting excellence in scholarly pursuits within the humanities, law, economics, social and political sciences, mathematics, medicine, as well as all branches of natural and technological sciences. This pursuit extends worldwide, benefiting the public and advancing educational opportunities for individuals of all ages in these subjects across Europe.

The academy boasts a membership exceeding 2000 individuals hailing from 35 European countries and 8 additional nations. Noteworthy among its members are over 40 Nobel Prize laureates. Membership within the academy is exclusively by invitation, granted following a thorough peer-review selection process.

Visit the website of the Academia Europaea here. 


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