Amsterdam Institute for Life and Environment (A-LIFE)

The mission of Amsterdam Institute for Life and Environment (A-LIFE) is to generate and implement innovative scientific insights on the interplay between life and its environment. The department seeks to connect high-quality knowledge across all scales, from molecules to ecosystems, including human populations. We aim to apply and convey our expertise to shape a sustainable future and support healthy living.

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The department consists of four research groups



Nature of Life seminar: Dr. Cleo Bertelsmeier – University of Lausanne

Globalization and the accidental spread of invasive insects Abstract: Increased international trade and human movement, particularly since the Industrial Revolution, have resulted in the accidental movement […]

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AIMMS festival 2023

This summer we will have our first AIMMS Festival –two inspiring days with evening program at Hotel ZuiderDuin in Egmond aan Zee. We are shaping an […]

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ARTIS Planetary Health Congress 2023

A-LIFE microbiologist Remco Kort is organising the first edition of the annual ARTIS Planetary Health Congress on July 5, 6 and 7 in collaboration with Health […]

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