The EnviroStress centre of excellence was established in 2015 following an open competitive internal call by the Research Council of UAntwerpen. The consortium's research activities are situated within and across the frontline research domain Ecology and Sustainable Development and the emerging frontline research domain Proteomics, Genomics and Metabolomics.

Environmental Stress in a Rapidly Changing World: EnviroStress

The EnviroStress centre of excellence combines the expertise of three research groups:

SPHERE (Ronny Blust (promotor) and Lieven Bervoets)

Toxicological Centre (Adrian Covaci

BECO (Marcel Eens)


Raewyn M. Town Campus Groenenborger
Groenenborgerlaan 171
2020 Antwerpen

News (see Outreach activities for archive)

16/04/19: Bart Slootmaekers (SPHERE) on microplastics in rivers in Flanders

04/04/19: Gudrun De Boeck (SPHERE) on the effect of heat stress on coral in the Great Barrier Reef

29/03/19: Lieven Bervoets (SPHERE) on the politics of climate science