Nature Career Feature ‘Pandemic burnout is rampant in academia’

'The pandemic has exacerbated the existing inequalities in academia' says YAE's Outgoing Chair Dr. Mangala Srinivas in a recent Nature Career piece on pandemic burnout in academia. Working remotely, delays in research cause by the pandemic, as well as family obligations impact scientists' levels of stress and anxiety. You can read the full article on the ...

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Dr. David Fernandez Rivas a Dutch Engineer of 2021

Twente associate professor David Fernandez Rivas has been unanimously elected Dutch Engineer of the year 2021 by the professional jury. The announcement by the Royal Netherlands Society of Engineers (KIVI) took place online this year in the virtual presence of Princess Beatrix and Princess Mabel. Fernandez Rivas is working hard on injection technology ...

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FYAE Dr. Patrick Roberts receives prestigious Heinz Maier-Leibnitz Prize

Dr. Patrick Roberts of the Department of Archaeology, Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History, and a member of the YAE, received this year's Heinz Maier-Leibnitz Prize for his research into prehistoric archaeology. The Heinz Maier-Leibnitz Prize has been awarded annually to outstanding researchers who are at an early stage of their scientific ...

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Read about our latest news in the March 2021 Newsletter

Read about our recent activities, events and latest developments in the March 2021 Newsletter. If you would like to receive our newsletters, please subscribe. You can unsubscribe from these emails at any time by contacting us at office@yacadeuro.org. For more information on how we process and secure your data, please view our Privacy Policy. March ...

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cOAlition S webinar: The Rights Retention Strategy and what it means for EU13 & Associated Countries

    Join us for this live interactive webinar, organised in partnership by the Young Academy of Europe and ENYAs in EU13 and Associated Countries: Estonia, Croatia, Latvia, Poland, Romania, Hungary, Albania, Israel, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Norway, Serbia, Turkey and Belarus.   When: Monday 12 April at 13:00-14:00 CET   Where: ...

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2021 André Mischke YAE Prize for Science and Policy nominations – deadline extended!

Deadline for submitting nominations for this year's edition of the André Mischke YAE Prize for Science and Policy has been extended to 15 April 2021. Please send your nominations to: yae-prize@yacadeuro.org A detailed document describing the nomination procedure for the 2021 edition can be found here: Andre Mischke YAE Prize 2021. More information ...

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Webinar on Research integrity: how can we support and protect early-career researchers in cases of scientific misconduct?

Please join our webinar on 22 March at 15:00 CET titled 'Research integrity: how can we support and protect early-career researchers in cases of scientific misconduct?'. This webinar will be organized by the YAE in collaboration with Academia Europaea, SAPEA and the European Group on Ethics. The event is open to everyone and will ...

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Prof. Giulia Grancini a panelist at 6th International Day of Women & Girls in Science Assembly

YAE Board member Prof. Giulia Grancini has been invited as panelist at the 6th International Day of Women & Girls in Science Assembly at the United Nation. The event will take place online on the 11th of February. The 6th Assembly theme is "Beyond the Borders: Equality in Science for Society", with a special focus on the value of the social aspects ...

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Invitation to ISE webinars on Precarity in Academia

Initiative for Science in Europe will held a series of three webinars on 18 February, 4 & 18 March 2021. These webinars are specifically designed for policy makers, funders, universities, international organizations, and journalists. The following topics will be covered during the webinars: European funding: finding solutions to systematic ...

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2021 André Mischke YAE Prize for Science and Policy nominations

More information about the Prize, including previous Prize recipients and requirements, can be found here.  Note that you do not need to be a YAE member to nominate. A detailed document describing the nomination procedure for the 2021 edition can be found here: Andre Mischke YAE Prize 2021. Please send nominations by 15 April 2021 to: ...

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