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3rd call is closed. You can no longer apply.
4th call wil be launched in September 2016


Wetsus is looking 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. For most positions the starting date is around September 2016

Watch out this video about WaterSEED and the experiences of our 1st WaterSEED and Marie Curie PhD’s.

Announcements
date Status
12-07-2016 3 candidates have been selected and are offered the PhD position
06-07-2016 Recruitment challenge 3rd call
13-06-2016 Video interviews 3rd call will be planned in week 24
05-06-2016 Application deadline 3rd call
25-04-2016 New position added to 3rd call, project 3.4 (re-opening of project 2.2)
12-04-2016 3rd call online
05-04-2016 4 candidates have been selected and are offered the PhD position
31-03-2016 Recruitment Challenge 2nd call
01-03-2016 Video interviews 2nd call will be planned for the first two weeks of March
15-02-2016 Application deadline 2nd call
08-02-2016 Project 2.3 has been closed and withdrawn. Applicants will be informed soon about their evaluation.
25-01-2015 Project 2.2 slightly changed project title and description which will not influence the evaluation of the applicants that applied on the previous position text
21-12-2015 2nd call online
15-12-2015 14 candidates have been selected and are offered the PhD position
10-12-2015 Recruitment challenge will take place
11-11-2015 Video interviews will be planned for the next 2 weeks
01-11-2015 1st call is closed
28-09-2015 1st call with 21 positions online
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie grant agreement No 665874