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  • 23 Feb 2018News

    AH to go on campus
    This Monday, an Albert Heijn To Go will open on campus. It is located between the entrance of the Goossens building and Starbucks. Read more

  • 23 Feb 2018News

    New executive program for commissioners in family businesses
    Samen met Tilburg University Professional Learning lanceert Tilburg Institute for Family Business het executive programma Commissaris in het Familiebedrijf. Dit multidisciplinaire programma helpt commissarissen met de dilemma’s die zij in hun werk tegenkomen. Door hun kennis en competenties te versterken, leren de deelnemers hoe zij hun rol op inspirerende, betrokken en verbindende wijze kunnen vervullen. Read more

  • 20 Feb 2018News

    Tilburg University is host of the 2018 EURA conference
    European Urban Research Association (EURA) organizes a yearly conference. Tilburg University is the host of the 2018 Eura conference June 21-23. Call for proposals is now open until February 23. Read more

  • 19 Feb 2018News

    Cube nominated for BREEAM award
    The new building of our university, Cube, is nominated for a BREEAM award. Read more

  • 19 Feb 2018Direct link

    Nice to read: The university of the future will be interdisciplinary

  • 19 Feb 2018News

    Ruud Lubbers was strongly committed to Tilburg University
    Ruud Lubbers, who was strongly committed to Tilburg University, died Wednesday, February 14, aged 78. After his political career (CDA, served three terms as prime minister), he was actively involved in Tilburg University. In 1995, he was appointed as part-time Professor of Globalization (until 2001) at the Tilburg School of Economics and Management and he was a fellow at the Center for Economic Research (CentER). Between 1998 and 2000, he was the chairman of Globus, the Institute for Globalization and Sustainable Development and then served on the Advisory Board of the Nexus Institute. Between 2006 and 2014, he was chairman of the Tilburg University Board of Governors. Read more

  • 19 Feb 2018Direct link

    RDM meeting: Research data and privacy
    The Research Data Office organizes a seminar for researchers on March 1st 2018, about research data and privacy. This meeting will be given by Mr. Lisette Heslenfeld of Legal Affairs. Read more

  • 19 Feb 2018Press release

    Whistleblowers often suffer from severe psychological problems
    PRESS RELEASE 19 February 2018 - Whistleblowers play a very important and indispensable role in society. However the effects of blowing the whistle on whistleblowers are dramatic, according to a new empirical study of Tilburg University. About 80% report very negative effects on work and wages, and almost 50% very negative effects on family life. About 45% suffer from clinical levels of mental health problems such as anxiety and/or depressive symptoms. Read more

  • 16 Feb 2018News

    In Memoriam Ruud Lubbers by Prof. Bastiaan Zoeteman
    Bastiaan (Kees) Zoeteman is Professor of Sustainability Policy in International Perspective and former chairman of the Tilburg University Institute for Globalization and Sustainable Development (Globus). Read more

  • 13 Feb 2018Direct link

    New eBook Eijffinger on the Economics and Politics of Monetary Policymaking