To further stimulate and reward PhD research, the Graduate Schools invites its PhD candidates and recent graduates to submit their work for the "Graduate School Award for PhD Excellence". The deadline for submission is December 14 (Wednesday) 2016.
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).
In a new edition of 'Meet our PhD candidates', Daniel Adamu of the Erasmus University Institute for Housing and Urban Development Studies (IHS) tells about his research into public-private partnership-led housing delivery in urban Nigeria.
In order to further support it’s PhD programme, the EUR Institute of Health Policy and Management (iBMG) will on November 17 (16.00-17.00) sign an agreement enabling its PhD candidates to take part in the Graduate School's course programme. To celebrate this productive cooperation, iBMG and the Graduate School will hold an official launch by showcasing iBMG’s PhD research in the field of healthy aging.
The upcoming edition of the Dean's Master Class will focus on the research theme 'Aging' from four disciplinary angles: Psychology, Sociology, Game Studies and Socio-Medical Sciences. The respective speakers are: Dr. Katinka Dijkstra, Dr. Kasia Karpinska, Prof.dr. Eugène Loos and Prof.dr. Anna Petra Nieboer.
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.