Founded in 2018, TU/e Young Academy of Engineering is a network of excellent young scientists, designers and engineers with a broad interest and view on science and engineering in general. It contributes to preparing members for fulfilling a leading role in the scientific community.
The goals of the TU/e Young Academy include stimulating interdisciplinary research, contributing to outreach to the general public and providing advice on academic policy. The first batch of the Young Academy consists of 21 members, of 7 different nationalities. Members were selected from the nominations made by the deans of the departments. There is at least one member from each department. Professor Patricia Dankers is chair of TU/e Young Academy of Engineering.