Commission Scientific Research (CWO)


  • Creating the optimal conditions for research initiatives
  • Guide young researchers in applying for research projects
  • Advising the financing bodies (e.g. University of Ghent) on the preferred method for investments in research
  • Promoting the acquirement of research funds by stimulating FWO/IWT/EU requests
  • Allocate starters credit to young academics
  • Promote mobility
  • Provide information about ongoing projects at the faculty (see Research Explorer)
  • Deliver extra valuable information which isn't included in the Messages on Research