ADS Researcher Lora Aroyo Appointed Full Professor
On 01 September the VU University Board appointed Lora Aroyo full professor of Human Computer Interaction at the Faculty of Sciences.
Lora Aroyo is head of the Web and Media Group at the Department of Computer Science at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.
Read more on Lora and her group’s research HERE
The Institute for Advanced Study (IAS) and Data Science Center (DSC) of the University of Amsterdam (UvA) are joining forces in a new joint fellowship for (teams of) researchers interested in exploring the intersection of data science and other disciplines. The first fellow of the new program, Dr. Davide Ceolin, will start his fellowship at the IAS on June 17. Ceolin is currently affiliated with CWI.
Nanda Piersma, lecturer at the University of Applied Sciences (AUAS), has been appointed as a crown member of the Social and Economic Counsil (SER). This is the first time that a lecturer has been appointed as member of the SER. Nanda Piersma was approached because of her expertise in the field of digitisation.