Research Seminars

In multiple sessions throughout the year, research seminars immerse participants in a specific (sub-)discipline, exploring its topics and methods in-depth under supervision of experts in the field. An important...

Grand Course

The Grand Course consists of two (mandatory) elements:  a conference, usually in cooperation with a partner organisation, and a masterclass on a related theme with a renowned senior scholar. In...

Spring Conference

The Spring Conference is the highlight of the academic year. The event offers an ideal opportunity to discover the β€˜academic conference’ formula and to exchange knowledge and experiences. The...

Midyear Meeting

Halfway through the year, the Midyear Meeting focuses on career perspectives, both within and outside academia. As an academic community of emerging and senior scholars, NOSTER offers a valuable...

Kick-Off

The Kick-Off opens the new academic year, introducing new members into the academic community and fostering existing contacts. During a morning or afternoon programme, participants explore the rich variety...