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Academy Professor Prize for Peter Hagoort
On Thursday June 21, MPI director Peter Hagoort and Professor Ewine van Dishoeck (Leiden University) received the Academy Professor Prize from Hans Clevers, president of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW). Both scientists will receive a sum of one million euros in support of their research.
June 28, 2012
The Academy Professor Prize is intended as a lifetime achievement award for researchers at the absolute pinnacle of their discipline. Two prizes are awarded each year, one to a researcher in the social sciences or humanities, and the other to a researcher in the natural, technical or life sciences.