The mission of WIAS is improving our understanding of animals and their various roles for mankind through fundamental and strategic research and training of early stage researchers (PhD and post-doc).


WIAS Lunch Lectures

The WIAS lunch lectures take place every first Tuesday of the month from 12.15-13.00. The next lunch lecture will be on 6 April 2021 by Steffen Werner.

WIAS is looking for post-docs, staff or guest researchers who would like to present their work in 2021. Fourth-year PhD candidates are also welcome to present their work. Interested? Please send an email to wias@wur.nl

Information for PhD about COVID-19 measures

The COVID-19 measures announced by the government of the Netherlands are affecting not only social life but also education and research at Wageningen University & Research. On this page you can find the latest information for PhD candidates.

How to write a VIDI proposal

Researchers who want to write a VIDI proposal this year that they want to carry out at Wageningen University can register for an online course given by Yellow Research.

The 3 webinars are on 28 May 2021 from 10.00-12.00 and on 3 June from 10.00-12.00 and from 13.00-15.00 pm. You can register by sending an mail to: henriekederuiter@wur.nl.

More information can be found on the WUR intranet - Personal grants