Press photos Heineken Young Scientists Awards 2018

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Humanities

Maartje van der Woude, professor of Law and Society at Leiden University.

Professor Maartje van der Woude (37) is receiving the 2018 Heineken Young Scientists Award in the Humanities for investigating the interplay between the law and public debate concerning such issues as terrorism, migration, and cross-border crime. 

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Social Sciences

Marie-José van Tolresearcher at University Medical Center Groningen

Dr Marie-José van Tol (37) is receiving the 2018 Heineken Young Scientists Award in the Social Sciences for studying the many factors that contribute to depression and other psychiatric disorders. 

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Medical/Biomedical Sciences

Joost Snijder, independent researcher and research consultant.

Dr Joost Snijder (29) is receiving the 2018 Heineken Young Scientists Award in the Medical/Biomedical Sciences for using advanced microscopic techniques to study the molecular mechanisms of viruses. 

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Natural Sciences

Peter Bijl, researcher at Utrecht University.

Dr Peter Bijl (34) is receiving the 2018 Heineken Young Scientists Award in the Natural Sciences for researching the relationship between atmosphere, oceans and ecosystems in the Antarctic over the past 80 million years. 

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