Meijers Prizes, Van Wersch Springplank prizes and Thesis Prizes awarded at New Years’ reception
On Thursday 10 January a number of prizes were presented to researchers and students.
First the annual Meijers prizes were awarded for the best published article, of each faculty research programme, written by Assistant Professors or other academic staff members. The winners received a certificate and a sum of money to spend on research.
Lucas Noyon: “Het wantrouwen in de strafrechtspleging. Misschien wel veel interessanter dan het vertrouwen”
In: Bosma A.K., Buisman S.S. (red.) Methoden van onderzoek in het strafrecht, de criminologie en de victimologie. Deventer: Wolters Kluwer 105-121
In: Tijdschrift voor Insolventierecht 2019(2) 70-80
Exploring the Frontiers of International Law
In: the Maritime Safety and Security Law Journal
Effective protection of fundamental rights in a pluralist world
In: The Journal of Legal Pluralism and Unofficial Law
Hervorming van sociale regelgeving
In: European Political Science Review 11, 357-375
The Legitimacy and Effectiveness of Law & Governance in a World of multilevel jurisdictions
Raisa Blommestijn: “100 jaar Weimar: Reflectie op democratie”
In: Nederlands Juristenblad 2019, nr. 40, 3018-3024
The Progression of EU law: Accommodating change and upholding values
In: World Competition 41(3): 453-483
Two of the seven winners were also honoured with a Van Wersch Springplank prize. This year these ‘stepping stone’ prizes amount to two awards of €5000 for scholarly publications by talented researchers in the area of medical/pharmaceutical and legal research. The 2020 winners are Ruben van Uden and Hoko Horii.
Finally, the prizes for the best thesis written by students in the previous academic year were awarded by jury chairman and Professor of Legal History Egbert Koops. The recipients of these prizes were Vincent Peeters, David den Blaauwen and Joyce Essers.
Before the presentation of all the prizes, Assistant Professor Bastiaan Rijpkema gave the Meijers lecture entitled Boeren, Extinction Rebellion en ons parlement (Farmers, Extinction Rebellion and our parliament).
The event was concluded with a New Years’ reception held in the KOG restaurant.