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Institute for Science in Society

The Institute for Science in Society (ISiS) at Radboud University conducts research and provides education at the interface between science and society. Its mission is to analyse, assess and improve the societal embedding of science and technology.


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New publication on Artificial Intelligence and Scientific Understanding

This publication from the project “Machine learning in science: bridging the gap between data and understanding”, by Kristian González Barman, Sascha Caron, Tom Claassen and Henk de Regt, sheds light on how AI can generate scientific understanding.


Radboudians receive Royal Distinctions

On the occasion of King's Day this year, seven employees of Radboud University and Radboud university medical center will receive a royal distinction for their exceptional academic and/or social achievements.

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Lotte Krabbenborg has joined the Committee on Research Involving Non-Human Primates

Lotte Krabbenborg (Institute for Science in Society, Faculty of Science) is a member of the committee that will investigate ways to reduce the number of experiments on non-human primates.

Visiting address

Due to renovations in the Huygens building, the Institute for Science in Society will be temporarily housed in the Transitorium building. The Transitorium building is located behind the Huygens building.

Toernooiveld 5
6525 ED Nijmegen

Postal address

Faculty of Science
P.O. Box 9010
Internal postbox 77
6500 GL Nijmegen


Get in touch with the research institute by contacting the ISiS secretariat, or follow us on X and LinkedIn.