[NRW research network for rehabilitation science] (in German)
The research network NRW-Forschungsverbund "Rehabilitationswissenschaften" [NRW research network for rehabilitation science] has been organized to build up research structures for rehabilitation science in North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) and consolidate the scientific basis of medicinal rehabilitation. Research should be interdisciplinary and be carried out in consortia of higher education institutions, rehabilitation clinics, and the insurance providers who pay for rehabilitation.
Pflegeforschungsverbund NRW [NRW nursing research network]
The central interest of the new Pflegeforschungsverbund NRW [NRW nursing research network] at Bielefeld University's Faculty of Health Sciences is in optimizing ways of coping with chronic illness.
Bielefeld Bonn Stochastics - Research Center BiBoS
Irregular phenomena play a role in almost all fields of science and technology. Scientists have to handle systems that evolve erratically under the influence of random "perturbations". Such phenomena are, at best, accessible to statistical description alone. The mathematical framework for such descriptions is stochastic analysis (of the stochastic processes).
Der Arbeitskreis Technikfolgenabschätzung und-bewertung des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen AKTAB NRW [NRW workgroup for estimating and appraising the consequences of technology] (in German)
The Arbeitskreis Technikfolgenabschätzung und-bewertung des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen - AKTAB NRW [NRW workgroup for estimating and appraising the consequences of technology] is an initiative of the NRW Science Ministry. It is composed of representatives from science, business, administration, and the general public who are facing social change and predominantly technological innovations. These are the people who are having to deal with their consequences, their evaluation, and their design in daily research and practice.
UmweltFORUM [Environment forum] (in German)
The UmweltFORUM [Environment forum] belongs to the Institute of Science and Technology Studies. It provides an infrastructure for gathering and exchanging information on projects, campaigns, and events addressing environmentally relevant issues at Bielefeld University.