PhD positions

Universiteit Utrecht
Utrecht (Gemeenten) (NL)
The minimum net salary is approximately € 1,900 per month in the first year.
April 11 2019
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type
PhD Studentship

The Netherlands Earth System Science Centre has 30 exciting and challenging PhD positions available, partly subsidized by the EU H2020 Marie S. Curie Cofund program. The PhD positions will be hosted at one of the NESSC research institutes in the Netherlands: Utrecht University, Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research, Radboud University Nijmegen, VU University Amsterdam or Wageningen University. There are 30 PhD positions available, of which 15 at Utrecht University, focusing on climate research, available to choose from. NESSC brings scientists together with a background in physics, earth sciences, ecology and mathematics. To better understand the processes behind climate change and to improve future climate projections and predictions. The ideal candidates are interested in climate research, are highly motivated to perform research in an excellent, exciting and international working environment, and are committed to a 4 year PhD track. They are excited about moving to the Netherlands and to perform a secondment at one of the NESSC COFUND Partner Organisations in the Netherlands or globally. For the available projects please visit:

Application deadline 19 May 2019. Expected enrolment September- December 2019.