News of 2015

Archive
17.12.2015
University Medical Center Mainz opens center for rare diseases
Go to press release GRC member Susann Schweiger is heading the new center in which research and medical care of rare diseases of the nervous system are combined  ... 
16.12.2015
Unemployment rate declined considerably due to reform of Federal Employment Agency
Publication of former GRC fellow Klaus Wälde about the effects of the Hartz III reform in Germany in European Economic Review (press relase in German)  ... 
03.12.2015 - 04.12.2015
Expert workshop "International Migration and visits back home"
GRC fellow Cornelia Schweppe brings together experts of migration research in Mainz (invitation for download)  ... 
26.11.2015
JGU Physicists examine the formation and composition of subatomic particles
Go to press release (in German) Collaborative Research Center "The Low-Energy Frontier of the Standard Model – From Quarks and Gluons to Hadrons and Nuclei" will be funded for four more years – GRC member Frank Maas is one of the principal investigators (press release in German)  ... 
20.11.2015
New Collaborative Research Centre on spin phenomena funded with EUR 12 million
Go to press release (in German) Interdisciplinary team in Kaiserslautern and Mainz including GRC fellow Jairo Sinova conducts research on fundamental magnetic features and processes which are of critical importance for modern technological applications like data storage or magnetic sensor system (press release in German)  ... 
17.11.2015
New model for the analysis of stress and coping behaviour
Go to press release (in German) Former GRC fellow Klaus Wälde presents new economic approach to interdisciplinary stress research  ... 
27.10.2015
Christian Berger appointed as new Representative for the GRC Network
The GRC Executive Committee elected Dr. Christian Berger as new Representative for the GRC Network. Berger will coordinate and supervise its activities  ... 
22.10.2015
Mainz ancient studies scholars continue their archaeological research in Iran
Go to press release (in German) GRC member Doris Prechel and her team investigate the location of Haft Tappeh in southwestern Iran, one of the most important cities of the elamite empire (press release in German)  ... 
22.10.2015
New GRC fellows Jochen Roeper and Jonathan Kipnis start at Mainz University Medical Center
Go to press release (in German) Internationally renowned neuroscientists will build up research groups and collaborate with the Focus Program Translational Neurosciences (FTN) and the Research Center for Immunotherapy (FZI) (press release in German)  ... 
24.07.2015
Johannes Henn becomes fellow of the Gutenberg Research College
Go to press release (in German) Internationally renowned physicist extends expertise of JGU in quantum field theory  ... 
02.07.2015
Former GRC fellow Stuart Parkin receives ERC Advanced Grant
EU sponsorship provides EUR 2,75 million for research on spintronics (press release in German for download)  ... 
19.06.2015
GRC fellow Detlef Schuppan initiates founding of the Mainz Center for Chemical Allergology (MCCA)
Go to press release Cooperation of the Max Planck Institute for Chemistry and the Mainz University Medical Center investigates the chemical basis of allergies  ... 
13.06.2015
Scandinavian Society for Iranian Studies welcomes Isaac Kalimi
Go to web page GRC fellow elected as honorary member  ... 
09.06.2015
GRC fellow Detlef Schuppan receives Maki Celiac Disease Tampere Prize
Go to press release (in German) University of Tampere honors gastroenterologist from Mainz for his pioneer work on coeliac disease (press release in German)  ... 
21.05.2015
Further appreciation for GRC fellow Amparo Acker-Palmer
Neurobiologist becomes member of European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO, press release in German)  ... 
19.05.2015
How does non-alcoholic fatty liver disease originate? From diagnosis to therapy
GRC fellow Detlef Schuppan participates in European research Project (press release in German)  ... 
12.05.2015
How do neurons and blood vessels "talk" to each other?
Go to press release GRC Fellow Amparo Acker-Palmer receives ERC Advanced Grant – EUR 2,5 million for five years  ... 
05.05.2015
Gutenberg Research Award 2015 goes to polymer chemist Kazunori Kataoka and theologian Kwok Pui Lan
Go to press release Gutenberg Research College of Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz honors internationally renowned researchers  ... 
05.05.2015
Gutenberg Research College welcomes new members and bestows the 2015 Gutenberg Research Award
Go to press release Focus on supporting and creating a network of excellent researchers  ... 
29.04.2015
Gutenberg Academy for Young Researchers welcomes its tenth cohort
Go to press release (in German) Sven Bach, member of the GRC Executive Committee, becomes junior member of the Gutenberg Academy (press release in German)  ... 
22.04.2015
Mainz University opens Spin Phenomena Interdisciplinary Center (SPICE) to accelerate spin research
Go to press release In the new research center GRC fellow Jairo Sinova will bring together researchers from different disciplines to study spin-related phenomena  ... 
16.03.2015
CeBIT 2015: GRC fellow Silvia Hansen-Schirra presents projects about eyetracking in applied linguistics and translation studies
Go to press release (in German) Presentation at the Rhineland-Palatinate Pavilion for Research and Technology (press release in German)  ... 
12.03.2015 - 14.03.2015
International symposium on grammaticalization organized by GRC fellow Walter Bisang
Experts will compare different languages and discuss the range of variation in grammaticalization processes  ... 
27.01.2015
Research cooperation TRANSSOS focuses on transnational social support
Go to press release GRC fellow Cornelia Schweppe and her colleagues set up a new organizational structure for innovative research and the promotion of young academics  ... 
21.01.2015
GRC fellow Thomas Metzinger and his MIND Group pioneer in autonomous publication of academic texts
Go to press release "Open MIND" open access collection of original research publications on the mind, brain, and consciousness will soon be freely available online  ... 
21.01.2015
Working group headed by GRC member Frauke Zipp discovers new protective mechanism for damaged nervous systems
Go to press release (in German) Second messenger of the immune system transmits repair of nerve cells (press release in German)  ... 
16.01.2015
GRC fellow Matthias Schott and his group receive JGU Leadership Award
Go to press release (in German) JGU honors good leadership practice and successful cooperation between all team members (press release in German)  ...