Bastien Nançoz winner of the Prix Jean-Baptiste Duroselle
Bastien Nançoz, a graduate of the University of Fribourg, is the 2019 winner of the Prix Jean-Baptiste Duroselle. This prestigious award is given to him for his Master's thesis in European Studies entitled…
Nobel Laureate Randy Schekman gives the 2019 Weizmann Lecture
Each year, the Chemistry Department at UniFr selects a top-level scholar for its prestigious Chaim Weizmann Lecture. On 13 May, Professor Katharina Fromm welcomed Randy Schekman, Nobel Prize laureate in…
Professor of Philosophy Martine Nida-Rümelin receives the Jean Nicod Prize 2019
Martine Nida-Rümelin, professor of the philosophy of language, mind and the human
sciences at the University of Fribourg since 1999, is this year's recipient of the prestigious Jean Nicod Prize.
Five Unifr scientists in the 2018 list of highly-cited researchers
Clarivate Analytics (formerly Thomson Reuters) lists in their catalog for 2018 five Highly Cited Researchers from the UNIFR.
Professor Victor Stoichita has been elected as a Foreign Member of the Polish Academy of Arts and Sciences.
Professor Victor Stoichita, Department of Art History and Archeology at the University of Fribourg, has been elected as a Foreign Member of the Polish Academy of Arts and Sciences. This honorable nomination…
Prof Katharina Fromm Awarded the Jaubert Prize
Congratulations to Prof Katharina M. Fromm, Department of Chemistry, who was awarded the Prix Jaubert 2018 from the University of Geneva for her significant contributions and works for the betterment…
Professor Eva Maria Belser, winner of the 2019 Federalism Prize
Prof. Eva Maria Belser, holder of the Chair of Constitutional and Administrative Law and co-director of the Institute of Federalism at the University of Fribourg, is honoured by the ch Foundation for her…
Malaria project awarded innovation prize
The Adolphe Merkle Institute Hemolytics malaria diagnosis project has taken third prize at the Ypsomed Innovation Fund's Innovation Award for research, development and technology transfer.
Nobel Laureate Erwin Neher was awarded the 8th Weizmann Lectureship
Each year, the Chemistry Department at UniFr selects a top-level scholar for its prestigious Chaim Weizmann Lecture. This year, Professor Katharina Fromm welcomed Erwin Neher, Nobel Prize laureate in Chemistry…