PhD
Positions

7TH CALL IS CLOSED NOW

The 7th call is closed now. The deadline for this call was 14 May 2018 12am (CET).
All applicants will be informed ultimately Friday 25 May 2018 if their submission meets the requirements to be invited for the video interview (2nd round).
Because of the large amount of applications not all applicants will receive a reaction by Friday 25 May. We strive to inform everyone by Monday 4 June.

Wetsus has 13 PhD positions available for excellent and highly motivated candidates with interest in water science and technology having an MSc degree in microbiology, chemistry, (applied) physics, bio-technology, chemical engineering, electronics, mechanical engineering, or related disciplines.

To stimulate mobility of researchers and to further internationalize the research program, Wetsus received funding for the WaterSEED project from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie grant agreement No 665874. The best eligible candidates will be awarded a Marie Sklodowska-Curie fellowship.

The Wetsus research program brings together research on water technology from over 16 universities from all over Europe in one physical location in Leeuwarden, the Netherlands. The research is demand driven through active participation of more than 100 industrial partners in the program. Key elements in the program are the strong focus on interdisciplinary interaction, entrepreneurial skills and societal relevance.

You will be working in an innovative, dynamic and future-directed institute on water technology research. You will work in close collaboration with industrial partners.

For an overview of and further information about all available PhD research projects see the research projects  tab.

Are you wondering how life is as PhD student at Wetsus?
Raquel Barbosa from Portugal and Elias Bodner, our Swedish speaking Fin, will update you regularly.
Elias is in his 1st year of his PhD and Raquel in her 2nd year.
Watch their 1st vlog. More will follow soon….

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