The Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences has selected 19 new members. Academy members, leading researchers from across all the disciplines, are selected for their scientific and scholarly achievements. The Academy has about 550 members. Members are appointed for life. The new members will be installed on Monday 16 September.

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Tom van der Poll

Member since 2019

Tom van der Poll (1961) is a Professor of Medicine with a special interest in internal medicine and infectious diseases at Amsterdam UMC.

He specialises in sepsis. A violent reaction to infection, sepsis puts around ten thousand people in t...

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Prof. dr. P.M.G.

Paul Emmelkamp

Member since 2001

Paul Emmelkamp is Professor of Clinical Psychology at the University of Amsterdam.

Interests and expertise

Anxiety disorders; Depression; Relational problems; Education styles; Cognitive behavior therapy; Therapy effec...

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Prof. dr. M.N.

Marius Crainic

Member since 2016

Marius Crainic, Professor of Mathematics, Utrecht University, is one of the world’s leading experts on Poisson geometry.

Working with Professor Rui Loja Fernandes, Crainic solved a long-standing problem of generalising Sophus Lie’s thir...

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Prof. dr. ir. L.O.

Louise Fresco

Member since 2009

Louise Fresco has been appointed as President of the Executive Board of Wageningen University & Research with effect from 1 July 2014. From 2006 to 1 July 2014 she was University Professor at the University of Amsterdam (UvA) specialised in th...

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Prof. dr. ir. W.H.

Wim van der Putten

Member since 2015

Wim van der Putten is Head of the Department of Terrestrial Ecology, Netherlands Institute for Ecology and Professor of Functional Biodiversity, Wageningen University & Research Center.

Van der Putten is an internationally recognised le...

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Prof. dr. J.F.T.M.

José van Dijck

Member since 2010

José van Dijck is Distinguished University Professor in Media and Digital Society at Utrecht University. Her research interests lie in media studies and communication. Her work covers a wide range of topics in media theory, media technologies, so...

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