PhD vacancies

Would you like to start a career in the academic field? In that case a paid PhD position at Erasmus University is something for you. Top researchers of our university can be an inspiring promotor for you. After your promotion there are many possibilities to further develop yourself, at Erasmus University or, thanks to our extended international network, somewhere else in the world.

  • 3 PhD positions for ERC project on land politics in Colombia, Ethiopia and Myanmar

    Recent global commodity rushes have profoundly influenced societies across the globe. At least a quarter of a billion hectares of land have been affected, reshaping livelihoods and social and political relations. Contemporary commodity rushes are more complex and far-reaching than those we have …

  • PhD position: The impact of medical technology on health spending and health

    We are recruiting a PhD candidate for a project on the impact of medical technologies on health and health spending. Health care expenditures have been growing at a faster rate than the overall economy in most developed countries. An important driver of growing health care expenditures is the …

  • PhD position in sociology of medical technology

    We are recruiting a PhD candidate for a project on the implications of new medical technologies in hospitals, in particular imaging and big data for life, medical instruments for diagnosis and treatment and personalised, precision and regenerative medicine. The development of medical technology is …

  • PhD student Experimental Elderly Care in Rural Areas (1,0 fte)

    The PhD student will participate in a national research programme on elderly care in rural areas, studying how healthcare organisations experiment with innovative care models to develop sustainable high-quality care in regions facing an increasing elderly – and shrinking workforce – …