Coming to affect change

During a festive awards ceremony in Berlin on 9 May 2019, both Professor Margaret Crofoot and Professor Anke Hoeffler were officially presented with an Alexander von Humboldt Professorship by Federal Minister of Education and Research, Anja Karliczek, and the President of the Humboldt Foundation, Professor Hans-Christian Pape. With up to five million euros, the Humboldt Professorship is the most highly endowed research award in Germany.

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Transferpreis 2019

In der aktuellen Ausschreibungsrunde des Transferpreises sind bis Freitag, 17 Mai 2019 Nominierungen möglich. Die Auszeichnung ist mit 3000 Euro dotiert und honoriert Projekte, die eine Brücke zwischen Wissenschaft und Gesellschaft schlagen.

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Workplace Discrimination

Prof. Florian Kunze (University of Konstanz, Cluster of Excellence „The Politics of Inequality“) and Max Reinwald (University of Konstanz, Graduate School for Decision Sciences) investigate workplace behavior of employees who are in the minority in their teams.

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The new protectors of the earth

Winners of the nationwide school competition “Beschützer der Erde 2.0” (protectors of the earth 2.0) to be honoured on Mainau Island – Ideas competition of the German Aerospace Centre in cooperation with the University of Konstanz and the Max Planck Institute for Ornithology

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Addressing trauma and aggression

Research collaboration led by Konstanz neuropsychologist, Thomas Elbert, receives “ERC Proof of Concept Grant” to use research on trauma and violence to develop mental healthcare

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