Member Organisation

Euromarine Member Organisations

UGent

Ghent University

Universiteit Gent

General Information

Activity: Research, Higher Education
Country: Belgium
Tel.:+32 9 2648526
Postal address:
Sint-Pietersnieuwstraat 25
9000 Gent
Belgium
Website: http://www.ugent.be

Ghent University (UGent) was founded in 1817 by King William I of Orange. In the past 200 years, Ghent University has employed many eminent scientists such as Nobel Prize winners and prominent persons such as Robert Cailliau (co-inventor of the Internet), Peter Piot (United Nations). Today, UGent is amongst the World’s top 100 Universities (Shanghai ARWU). As a major Belgian university, UGent count over 41,000 students and 9,000 employees. 11 faculties are composed of 117 departments which offer more than 230 high-quality courses in their scientific disciplines, each inspired by innovative research. UGent distinguishes itself as a socially committed and pluralistic university with a broad international perspective. The Marine Biology Group have been involved in the ecological and systematic research of marine ecosystems from 1970 onwards.


Euromarine Membership Information

Top Level Organisation

Contact Persons and their EuroMarine Role

Role Period
General Assembly Representative Ann Vanreusel January 1, 2014 -
General Assembly Representative (Substitute) Tim Deprez January 1, 2014 -
Steering Commitee Member Ann Vanreusel July 9, 2014 -
NUMBER OF INDIVIDUALS REGISTERED IN DIRECTORY: 7

Euromarine Membership History

2016
Full Member
2015
Full Member
2014
Full Member

Involvement in Euromarine Activities

Co-organiser

6

Posted on behalf of UGent

August 10, 2017 - News - Job - PhD Student Position in Marine Ecology
May 24, 2017 - Activity - Capacity building and training, Course - Ecological applications of Biomarkers in aquatic food web studies
May 24, 2017 - Activity - Capacity building and training, Course - UGent Blue Growth Summerschool