The RSE Saltire Research Awards total £1.8 million and are funded by the Scottish Government. 93 projects received support, half of which are early-career projects. (© Emilie Steinmark / AcademiaNet / Spektrum.de)
The two AcademiaNet members’ papers both focused on technology use in a school setting
The Volkswagen Foundation is now funding AcademiaNet’s Clubs. We connected with their Head of the Funding, Dr. Henrike Hartmann, and Secretary General, Dr. Georg Schütte, for a talk about creating change and moving beyond 25% female professors.
Her recent contributions to neuroscience and her status as an inspiring role model landed her the award
The developmental geneticist is recognised for her research on germ cells and her mentoring of young female scientists
The AcademiaNet members are honoured for their research on ecosystems and climate change, legal history and theory, and metal cluster synthesis.