Eerste foto van Sagittarius A*, het zwarte gat in de Melkweg
Eerste foto van Sagittarius A*, het zwarte gat in de Melkweg

Research at Radboud University

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Herm Joosten

From medical complaint to legal claim: how to prevent escalation?

Students Lisa Laponder, Nazlican Hayirli and Anne Thijssen, led by Herm Joosten, investigated how, as an organisation, you can prevent a medical complaint from becoming a legal claim.


Funding for early detection of stress signals

The DESTRESS project, funded by NWO within the framework of the Dutch National Science Agenda. This eight-year project aims to develop a new approach for timely detection of stress and strengthening of individual and organizational resilience.

Bijbel met evangelie

'The evangelical' does not exist

By identifying demographic differences within religious groups, we can develop a more nuanced understanding of religious beliefs and the role of religion in society.

Academic events

Star clusters near and far. The puzzles of their chemical compositions


Unlocking the potential of refugees: An intervention to foster the mental health, economic participation and social networks of Syrian refugees in the Netherlands

The number of people worldwide who were forced to flee their homes is unprecedently high. The European Union, including the Netherlands, is an important destination for refugees.

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CCTV camera's on building

Theme: privacy and big data

Organisations collect a lot of personal data. What's the risk, and how do we protect ourselves?

Privacy research
Mensen demonstreren voor gelijke samenleving.

Theme: diversity

How do we create an inclusive society where everyone is free to be themselves?

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Het uitgave van de strategie van de Radboud Universiteit

A significant impact

Our university wants to contribute to a free and healthy world with equal opportunities for all and to make a significant impact on a regional and an international level. That's why Radboud University choses strong, broad disciplines and room for a lot of interdisciplinary collaboration.

Our research vision

Research projects

Rapenburg na ontploffing kruitschip

Dealing with Disasters

Dealing with Disasters approaches the identity formation of a nation and region from a new perspective. The formation of local and national identities will be examined in response to natural disasters in the Netherlands.

Living Lab Ooijpolder

Living Lab Ooijpolder

In recent years, scientists have experimented with innovative forms of biodiversity restoration in the Ooijpolder in Gelderland. The Living Lab looks at how the existing pilot schemes and initiatives have improved biodiversity in this region.

Political pamphlets on a sign

Political parties between freedom and restraint

Under current Dutch law, political parties are rarely regulated. This project investigates whether legal and constitutional regulation of the form, organisation and function of political parties is needed.

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