4 February | Award ceremony Graduate School Awards for PhD Excellence

Event information

UPDATE 27.01.2020

This event has been canceled.


  • Date: 4 February (Tuesday) 2020
  • Time: 16.00 - 18:30 (including drinks after)
  • Location: EUR Woudestein campus Rotterdam (directions) Erasmus Building - Senaatszaal
  • Registration: free, fill out the registration form (deadline 29 January)
  • Contact: Roos Kemna
  • Email: kemna@egsh.eur.nl
  • Telephone: +31 (0)10 40 828 40

The Graduate School Awards for PhD Excellence are yearly awarded to further stimulate and reward PhD research. During our award ceremony on February 4 Erasmus school deans and Graduate School dean Liesbet van Zoonen will announce the winning poster, paper, article,thesis, EGSH teacher, PhD supervisor, Impact, PhD colleague.

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We look forward to the opportunity to celebrate the quality and diversity of research in our Graduate School.

All Graduate School members are welcome to attend. 


15:30-16:00    Doors open
16:05-16:15     Welcome by Graduate School Dean prof.dr. Liesbet van Zoonen
16:15-17:30     Award ceremony by Erasmus school Deans with inbetween:

  • A talk by PhD Council chair Femke Vandenberg
  • An introduction to PechaKucha by Audrey Esteban
  • Pecha Kucha presentations by Caro van der Pluijm and others

17:30-18:30     Drinks (Hall Senaatszaal)

Participating faculties and institutes
  • Dutch Research Institute for Transitions (DRIFT)
  • Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication (ESHCC)
  • Faculty of Philosophy (FW)
  • Erasmus School of Social and Behavioural Sciences (ESSB)
  • Institute for Housing and Urban Development Studies (IHS)
  • Erasmus School of Health Policy and Management (ESHPM)
  • International Institute of Social Studies (ISS)