This is an Erasmus+ International Credit Mobility project of the Faculty of Sciences with one partner in Ukraine.
Leiden University coordinator:
- Faculty of Science, Physics department, project coordinator: Hara Papathanasiou
- National University of Kyiv
Type of mobility:
- student and staff exchange
This project focuses on the Chemistry and Life Sciences programmes of the Faculty of Science of Leiden University. The goal is collaboration with the Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv (TSNUK) in the Ukraine, and more specifically to exchange staff and students in order to train Ukrainian students within the Leiden Institute of Chemistry (LIC) in the design, synthesis and application of small molecules in biomedical research and drug discovery.
For more details, visit the 2020 project page.
Project result: Interview with ICM alumnus Yevhenii Radchenko
What is it like to participate in the Erasmus+ grant programme as a Master's student from Ukraine? Yevhenii Radchenko did an eight-month internship at Leiden University in 2018. Soon after, he returned as a PhD candidate. 'You have little to lose, but a lot to gain.'