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Discover the world at the Leiden Law Summer Schools in The Hague

The Grotius Centre has been running summer schools for many years now. The International Criminal Law Summer School will run for the 15th time this s...

NEW - The Hague Law Labs

In close cooperation with various partners, Leiden’s Administrative and Constitutional Law Department is seeking to expand its presence in The Hague -...

Catherine Harwood: ‘The Hague, a global epicentre for international law and justice’

Catherine Harwood joined the Grotius Centre in The Hague a few years ago. She received her Advanced Master’s degree in Public International Law in 201...

Sharing personal data for health

Comparing individual health data with group data allows doctors to give personalised advice and patients to learn from one another's experiences. Wess...

How western and Chinese medicine can strengthen each other

Personalised healthcare could be the answer to insufficient treatment of chronically ill people. Therefore, PhD Junzeng Fu tries to predict the respon...

Lecture of Prof. Dr. Janne Bengtsson about Biological control and ecosystem services

Thursday February 2nd, 2017 Prof. dr. Janne Bengtsson from Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences in Uppsala has given a lecture called: "Biologi...

Celia Fonseca Guerra appointed as Extraordinary Professor of Applied Theoretical Chemistry

Since February 1st, 2017 Célia Fonseca Guerra is appointed as extraordinary professor at the LIC with a chair in applied theoretical chemistry. She wi...

"I simply couldn't use traditional methods for my fieldwork"

Karsten Lambers was interviewed by the Zukunftskolleg, University of Konstanz, where he was a post-doctoral research fellow from 2008 to 2010. Read ab...

Martijn Ridderbos Vice-President Executive Board

Martijn Ridderbos, MSc, will be appointed member and Vice-President of the Executive Board of Leiden University with effect from 8 May 2017. He succe...

Judi Mesman receives NWO-Vici grant

LUC Dean Professor Judi Mesman has been awarded the NWO-Vici grant for her project on racial socialization within a family context.

Leiden Law School hosts PhD Colloquium ‘Law and Politics in the EU’

On Friday 3rd February 2017 Leiden University hosted a PhD colloquium in conjunction with the University of Liverpool and the University of Oslo, on t...

Marcel Cobussen speaker at OverHEARD LAB seminar in Aarhus Denmark

On March 1, Prof. dr. Marcel Cobussen will give a presentation on "new sonic ecology" during the OverHEARD LAB seminar in Aarhus, Denmark.

Vici grants for four Leiden researchers

Four Leiden researchers have been awarded a prestigious Vici grant by the Netherlands Organisation for Academic Research (NWO).

Call for papers: The Trajectories of International Legal Histories

Thirty years ago, the Leiden Journal of International Law (LJIL) was born, at a time when the writing of histories was hardly a popular endeavor for i...

Frontiers of Children's Rights in the ASEAN Region

From 23 to 27 January 2017, the Child Law Department and the Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies of Leiden Law School organized the first r...