Researchand scientific infrastructure
At Naturalis, over 120 researchers are working on scientific issues in the field of biodiversity on land and at sea worldwide: mapping species and their cohesion, and their changing living environment. Our data specialists work on automatic species identification, and on weaving all biodiversity data together.
Tim Rietbergen MSc
Elaine van Ommen Kloeke
The science of color Liliana D'Alba is now a professor
Endangered mammals of Madagascar: over 20 million years of evolution under threat
The research groups at Naturalis offer bachelor- and master courses at Dutch and international universities. We also offer many projects for Bachelor and Master internships. For PhD students, we have a lauded PhD-programme in place.
Education: bachelor- and master courses
Research: bachelor- and master projects
Infrastructures, networks& publications
In the light of the current biodiversity crisis, having all biodiversity and taxonomical data connected and available is more important than ever. Naturalis is leading the way in endeavors to make this happen, both on a national and a worldwide scale.