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Staying healthy in the medical profession
Autonomy, a sense of appreciation and an open culture of communication are important to young doctors in their working environment. These are the results of a study conducted by a group of psychologists from Innsbruck.
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The Austrian Science Board and the FWF Respond to the Recent Media Reports on the Questionable Practices of Several Scholarly Publishers
Austrian research institutions have been setting standards for quality assurance in scholarly publications for years.
Call for Tenders for the External Evaluation of the Funding Programme "Special Research Programmes" (Spezialforschungsbereiche, SFB)
The Austrian Science Fund (FWF) invites tenders...
In light of growing geopolitical challenges as...
As of August 2018, the increase in the FWF’s budget will translate into immediate benefits for the scientific community in Austria.
69th Meeting of the FWF Board Approves Approximately EUR 31 Million for Outstanding Projects in Basic and Cutting-edge Research
Applications amount to around EUR 121 million, approval rate around 25 percent