The research conducted at the Academic Centre for Dentistry in Amsterdam (ACTA), the joint dental faculty of the University of Amsterdam and VU University Amsterdam, is very good to excellent. This is the conclusion of a research quality assessment conducted by an external committee. The research quality of ACTA’s two research priority areas – Oral Infections and Inflammation, and Oral Regenerative Medicine – is deemed as excellent. This places the two priority areas among the world’s most influential research groups.
VU University’s buildings will have changed opening and closing times during the Christmas recess from 25 December 2014 until 3 January 2015.
The Chipknip will go out of service on 31 December 2014. And at VU University Amsterdam too, it will no longer be possible to pay by Chipknip from 1 January 2015 onward.
Pending the appointment of the new Dean of Amstgerdam University College (AUC), the AUC Board has appointed Ramon Puras (currently Vice-Dean of AUC) as Acting Dean for the coming semester (or until the appointment of the new Dean, if sooner).