6th call is closed. You can no longer apply.
We are currently evaluating your application. You will be informed Friday 24th of November at the latest.
Wetsus is looking for 14 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.
Below their 1st vlog. More will follow soon….
|14-12-2017||Recruitment challenge 6th call|
|13-11-2017||Video interviews 6th call will be planned in week 46|
|03-11-2017||Application deadline call 6 (5 pm Dutch time)|
|12-09-2017||6th call online|
|07-07-2017||5 candidates have been selected and are offered the PhD position|
|29-06-2017||Recruitment Challenge 5th call|
|29-05-2017||Video interviews 5th call will be planned in week 22|
|12-05-2017||Application deadline call 5 (5 pm Dutch time)|
|13-03-2017||5th call online|
|15-12-2016||5 candidates have been selected and are offered the PhD position|
|08-12-2016||Recruitment Challenge call 4|
|14-11-2016||Video interviews 4th call will be planned in week 46|
|11-11-2016||Extended application deadline for project 4.3, 4.7, 4.8 and 4.9|
|04-11-2016||Application deadline call 4|
|13-10-2016||New PhD student position added to 4th call (position 4.9)|
|15-09-2016||4th call online|
|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|