We are excited about the wide variety of courses and workshops with which we can support our PhD candidates during their track. It is simply too much to sum up. Hopefully this guide will help you in making a selection for this academic year.
Erasmus Graduate School of Social Sciences and the Humanities (EGS3H)
By facilitating doctoral education to over 350 PhD candidates in a total of 10 academic fields the Graduate School nurtures research excellence and a vibrant academic community. To provide aspiring PhD researchers with an efficient application service, the Graduate School uses an online application system. Visit our admission page for a step-by-step guide.
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).
For the upcoming academic year a total of 32 courses and workshops are open for enrolment. We have updated many of our existing courses and added several new ones.
The Academia Europaea is the European association of scientists who are among the global top in their respective fields. The academia is composed of over three thousand European scientists from the whole range of academia and has dozens of Nobel laureates among its members. Liesbet van Zoonen is professor of Sociology at Erasmus University Rotterdam.
The yearly awarded Veni grant from the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) is one of the most prestigious grants for junior researchers. This course will give hands-on advice and guidance in the NWO Veni application procedure. Speakers include Veni laureates, former Veni committee members, grant consultants and additional support staff.
Is your PhD defence date soon approaching? Then don't miss the opportunity to register for this highly interactive workshop. During the workshop, you will practice your PhD defence with Professor Emeritus Han Entzinger and your peers. You will get hands-on tips and personal feedback, enabling you to defend their PhD dissertation with confidence.