During the International Film Festival Rotterdam on Tuesday 27 January 2015, Erasmus University Rotterdam launched the Center for Histories of the Future (CHIFT). This new center researches science fiction and focuses on current technological and societal changes to imagine the future. CHIFT is an initiative of media scholar dr. Etienne Augé of the Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication.
Erasmus Graduate School of Social Sciences and the Humanities (EGS3H)
The Graduate School is an Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) joint venture of the Faculty of Social Sciences, the Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication (ESHCC), the Faculty of Philosophy and the International Institute of Social Studies (ISS).
By facilitating doctoral education and showcasing PhD research topics in a total of 10 academic fields the Graduate School nurtures research excellence and a vibrant academic community.
Why do some people react with a disproportional amount of anger in response to seemingly minor provocations, whereas others are able to keep their cool? In the third edition of a new series of 'Meet our Phd candidates', Marien Lievaart of the EUR Institute of Psychology tells about his research on high trait anger and aggression.
De afdeling Bestuurskunde is op zoek naar invulling van een PhD positie (M/V, 1.0 FTE). De promovendus zal worden begeleid door een promotor vanuit de EUR. Een groot deel van de werkzaamheden zullen plaatsvinden bij IPSE Studies in Delft. De TU Delft, het CAOP en de EUR hebben sinds 1 januari van dit jaar een samenwerkingsverband.
The Oslo Summer School in Comparative Social Science Studies provides PhD research courses that aim to cover all of the academic disciplines within the social sciences. Between 20 - 24 July and 27 - 31 July a total of 11 PhD courses will be available.
The ECE Summer School is targeted at Master and early PhD students from European universities with a social science background whom work on questions related to one of the three core welfare state challenges. There is no programme fee and there are renowned international scholars among the participants (e.g. Gosta Esping-Andersen).