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Final Conference of the TRIGGER project “#TriggeringGenderInScience”

  The Department for Equal Opportunities of the Italian Presidency of the Council of Ministers, project coordinator, is pleased to invite you to the final conference of the TRIGGER project entitled “#TriggeringGenderInScience” . The final Conference represents an opportunity to present the final results of the project and the project Guidelines, and to contribute to the public debat...
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Lunchtime Debate in the European Parliament on 6 September 2017

    At the invitation of Dr. Laima Andrikiene MEP, following an initiative of EPWS Board Member Prof. Dalia Šatkovskienė, the event gathered EPWS members and policy-makers on the theme “From Resolution to Realisation – The Impact of the European Parliament Resolution of 9.9.2015 on Women’s Careers in Science and University”. After a warm welcome by EPWS President Prof. Claud...
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EPWS General Assembly 2017 elects new EPWS Board of Administration

The 11th EPWS General Assembly, hosted in the Royal Belgian Museum of Natural Sciences in Brussels on 5 September 2017, was attended by 30 members from 10 European countries and Armenia. According to schedule, the General Assembly elected a new EPWS Board of Administration (2017-2019).   The 11th EPWS General Assembly was hosted in the Royal Belgian Museum of Natural Sciences in Bru...
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ULB Brussels: ‘SOLIDARITY FELLOWSHIP’ FOR RESEARCHERS AT RISK – ALL DISCIPLINES

Reference : 2017/SBoursesPostdocSol Application deadline: 30.04.2017 Start date : between 01.09.2017 and 30.09.2017 The Université libre de Bruxelles has created a Solidarity Fund in order to provide support for researchers who no longer have the freedom to pursue their research in their home country, where they are threatened due to the content of their scientific work or to the opinions...
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BeWise Mentoring Programme

Call for applicants now open until Jan 20, 2017 ! Friday, February 3, 2017 10:00am 3:00pm observatoire royal de belgique - koninklijke sterrenwacht van belgie ringlaan 3 avenue circulaire Brussels Belgium bewise.be/events/2017/2/3/bewise-mentoring-event-save-the-date-and-submit-your-application Take part in this unique mentoring programme covering scientific and soft skills throughout all...
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Interview of the Month: BeWiSe, Belgian Women in Science (09/2016)

Every month, for you, EPWS presents the characteristics and activities of one Member Association. Read all the previous Interviews with our Members here   Our member for September is the Belgian association BeWiSe, Belgian Women in Science.     For BeWiSe, the current Board member Tania Van Loon (Secretary) and founding member Patricia Lampens have accepted to answ...
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Open Positions: VIB Center for the Biology of Disease

Principal Investigators Neuroscience The VIB Center for the Biology of Disease is a vibrant, internationally recognized neuroscience department, which seeks to understand how the normal brain functions at the cellular and molecular level, as well as how these processes go astray in neurological disease. We are currently investing heavily in single cell biology to strengthen our program. ...
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“Science needs you!” – a BeWiSe Documentary

BeWise - Belgian Women in Science - has produced a documentary portraying moments in the life of six scientists.BeWiSe's main objectives are to support the position of women in science, both in public and private sectors and to improve communication among women in the Belgian and European scientific community.BeWiSe is working towards achieving these objectives by creating a network for suppor...
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EPWS Short Conference and General Assembly

The 6th General Assembly of the European Platform of Women Scientistswill take place at the Royal Observatory of Belgium, Ringlaan 3, 1180 Brussels27 September 2012 Programme14.00 Welcome to the Royal Observatory of BelgiumDr. R. Van der Linden, Director14.05 Welcome Address and Opening Remarks,Dr. Brigitte Mühlenbruch, EPWS President14.20 Greetings14.30 ”Gender Equality on the Way ...
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EPWS Annual Conference – Presentations

“Women in Present and Future European Research”Brussels, Belgium, 10-11 June 2010 The European Platform of Women Scientists EPWS held its Annual Conference “Women in Present and Future European Research”, in Brussels, Belgium, from 10-11 June 2010, in the Royal Belgian Museum of Natural Sciences.The aim of the Conference was to report on recent and current projects from across Europe to improve th...
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