Visit our new webpage on security guidelines for field research and download the free handbook


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).

As an employer and hosting institute, Erasmus University Rotterdam has a responsibility for your well-being during your business trip and/or fieldwork, its so-called duty of care. You as a PhD candidate also have certain obligations. Visit to page for a complete overview.

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