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Workshop in Jaipur on 'Indian Waterscapes"
13-15 February 2014
German Study & Research Expo India 2014 - New Delhi & Bangalore
22-23 & 25-26 February 2014
Visit of Prof. Kräusslich to India
9 - 15 March 2014
HAIN Kolkata Chapter Alumni Meet, Hyatt Hotel, Kolkata
21 March 2014
DWIH New Delhi - Excellence on Tour! in Kolkata
21 -28 March 2014
Opening of the Heidelberg Centre for Transcultural Studies (HCTS)
28 April 2014, 4 - 6 pm, German Time
Summer Schools and conferences
Summer School 2014: Politics of Near Futures: Possibilities, Prophecies, Prognoses
27 July to 1 August 2014, Heidelberg
Summer School Colloquial Tibetan
04 to 27 August 2014, Heidelberg
Archive summer schools
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Prof. Hans-Georg Kräusslich, is the Director of Department for Infectious Diseases (former 'The Hygiene-Institute') at Heidelberg University and he has strongly contributed to HIV/AIDS research for more than 20 years, focusing on the assembly and structure of the viral particle.
At Hyderabad University he delivered the 'Heidelberg Lecture 2014' on 12th March, 2014, 2.30 pm to a strong gathering of 400 students, researchers, scientists and faculty from the Hyderabad Network. The topic of the talk was 'HIV assembly and maturation: preparing a virus for entering a new cell. On popular demand the lecture was broadcasted live on National Knowledge Network (NKN), where it was virtually attended by many research institutes and universities.
7 April 2014Prof. Dr. Axel Michaels, was appointed for the Academic Advisory Council – AAC by Rector Prof. Dr. Bernhard Eitel. Here he will represent the interests of the humanities and social sciences. The Academic Advisory Council's role is to advise on strategy for Heidelberg University in connection with the Excellence Initiative. The members of the ACC are eminent scholars from internationally esteemed universities and research institutions, high-ranking representatives of industry and senior academics from the University of Heidelberg.
1 April 2014Prof. Dr. Armin von Bogdandy wins the Leibniz-Prize 2014 Prof. Dr. Armin von Bogdandy from Public Law and International Law, Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, Heidelberg wins the Leibniz-Prize 2014
1 April 2014Prof. Dr. Irmgard Sinning wins the Leibniz-Prize 2014 Prof. Dr. Irmgard Sinning from Structural Biology, University of Heidelberg wins the Leibniz-Prize 2014.
28 February 2014HCTS welcomes first Fellows In March, the first five fellows will start their research at the Heidelberg Centre for Transcultural Studies (HCTS). Later this year nine more fellows will join.
27 February 2014Study Exchange Programme with Japan The Cluster established a new cooperation with the Universities of Tokyo and Kyoto in Japan. It offers a new exchange programme with scholarship options for master and doctoral students, especially from the Asian studies, economics, and political sciences.
26 February 2014QS Subject Rankings: Ruperto Carola No. 1 in Germany in Three Subjects Universität Heidelberg in the world's top 50 universities in a total of eight subjects
26 February 2014Computing with Silicon Neurons Scientists use artificial nerve cells for complex data processing tasks
5 February 2014European Research Council Funds Heidelberg Mathematician Prof. Dr. Anna Wienhard receives ERC Consolidator Grant of nearly 1.6 million euros
3 February 2014Papal Bull from the Early Years of Heidelberg University Discovered in the USA Medieval document from 1387 found in the attic of a house in St. Louis
14 January 2014Business Model for Open-Access Books DFG funding for pilot project to publish academic books online
14 January 2014Karl Jaspers Prize for Prof. Dr. Hans Maier In recognition of scholarly and philosophical achievements of international standing
9 December 2013HMLS Investigator Award for Biochemist Felix Wieland Heidelberg Molecular Life Sciences prize endowed with 100,000 euros
5 December 2013Leibniz Prize for Heidelberg Scientist Irmgard Sinning Most prestigious research award in Germany – honour comes with 2.5 million euros funding