Have you thought about what you will do after your PhD or postdoc? Regardless of what career you aspire, it is important to start thinking about career opportunities and transferable skills in an early stage. The Young Researchers Career day will provide you all the opportunities and support to do so.
Erasmus Graduate School of Social Sciences and the Humanities (EGSH)
By facilitating doctoral education to over 500 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 Erasmus School of Social and Behavioural Sciences (ESSB), the Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication (ESHCC), the Faculty of Philosophy (FW) and the International Institute of Social Studies (ISS).
Did you know that EUR staff members can go on an international exchange? EUR has partnerships with universities across Europe that not only students can use, but staff members too.
The Graduate School Awards for PhD Excellence are yearly awarded to further stimulate and reward PhD research. This year, the ceremony will open with a presentation by Ionica Smeets, mathematician, science journalist, columnist, television presenter and professor of science communication at Leiden University.
Erasmus University Rotterdam places great importance on its staff’s ability to work in a pleasant and productive atmosphere. Visit our updated confidential counsellors page to find a complete overview of the available support services.
On this new page on the Graduate School website you will find a handy overview of all the things to keep in mind when planning fieldwork. Special attention is paid to fieldwork in complex, remote, and hazardous places. You can also download a handbook with security guidelines, published by the Institute of Social Studies (ISS).
The Graduate School Awards for PhD Excellence are yearly awarded to further stimulate and reward PhD research. This year the Graduate School received a record number of 71 submissions from its seven participating faculties and institutes. Graduate School dean Liesbet van Zoonen and Programme Board chair Gijs van Oenen announced the winning poster, paper, article and thesis.