Chemistry competition

The Lorentz Center invites applications by tenure track researchers for the Lorentz Center Chemistry workshop competition.The winning workshop will be supported by and organized at the Lorentz Center, Leiden, the Netherlands.

The winning proposal is on a cutting-edge topic from any area of chemistry research. The topic can be mono- or multidisciplinary and we encourage topics that bring together researchers from the academic community and the public/private sector.

 

What we seek
• an innovative scientific program, that takes us beyond current boundaries
• an open and interactive format, with few lectures
• at least one scientific organizer based outside the Netherlands
• at least one scientific organizer from academia and pursuing her/his tenure track in
the Netherlands


What we offer

• a 5-day workshop at the Lorentz Center in 2022
• travel and accommodation reimbursements
• no registration fees or other organizational costs
• a professional support organization, under the philosophy ‘you do the research, we
do the rest’


Procedure

• submit your full application by 30 September 2021
• final decision announced in December 2021
• see application instructions 
• submit applications to: chemistrycompetition@lorentzcenter.nl


Information

Please find answers to several FAQ's here.

Or contact:
• Floris Rutjes, chair Chemistry Board Lorentz Center
floris.rutjes@ru.nl
• Anna Tudos, manager Lorentz Center
tudos@lorentzcenter.nl

 

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Chemistry competition winners

 

2020

Artificial Intelligence for Natural Product Drug Discovery

Marnix Medema, Bioinformatics Group

Gerard van Westen, Leiden Academic Centre for Drug Research

Anna Hirsch, Department for drug design and optimization

Serina Robinson, Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology (Eawag)   

Roger Linington, Department of Chemistry 

 

2019

Bio•Inorganic Chemistry

Johannes Klein, Rijksuniversiteit Groningen

Vera Krewald, TU Darmstadt

Daniël Broere, Utrecht University

 

 

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