Professor Huy Dang (Trent University) receives notable award from the Vietnamese Government

Huy Dang

The IIES congratulates Professor Huy Dang from Trent University, who was awarded the Golden Globe in Science and Technology for early-career scientists from the Ministry of Science and Technology in Vietnam.  Every year the Vietnamese Ministry of Science and Technology honours ten early-career scientists with awards in Medicine, Biology, Information Technology, Environment, and Material Science. … Read more

A graduate student’s experience at the 4th Annual Workshop


A visit at the 4th Annual IIES Science and Policy Workshop in Edinburgh – lots of science and a “wee bit” whiskey In this post, Verena Sesin shares her experiences at the 4th Annual IIES Science and Policy Workshop in Edinburgh from 1-3 July 2018, co-hosted by University of Edinburgh and the International Institute for … Read more

The IIES Congratulates Dr. Fengchang Wu on Distinguished Academician Appointment

November 2017, Dr. Fengchang Wu was elected Academician of the Chinese Academy of Environmental Sciences. Being elected Academician is one of the highest honours for scientists in China. The IIES would like to express our utmost congratulations to Dr. Wu on this great honour. Dr. Wu is the Director of the State Key Laboratory of Environmental Criteria … Read more

International Post-Doctoral Support Program

Students enrolled in the International Post-Doctoral Support Program

This year the IIES is pleased to support a new cooperation between post-doctoral fellows and partner universities, the IIES International Post-Doctoral Support Program. The program facilitates post-doctoral fellows to work with collaborative groups from various IIES universities, each post doc is supervised by two or more faculty from the coordinating universities.  A portion of the … Read more

1st IIES Graduate Students’ Forum on Environmental Remediation

Group photo: 1st IIES Graduate Students' Forum on Environmental Remediation

November 5-7, 2017 marked the first IIES Graduate Students Forum on Environmental Remediation, held at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST). The forum was co-hosted by HKUST and Nanjing University and support was given from the IIES. The forum was an opportunity to promote international exchange and discussions on the important issues of … Read more

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