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, view our current PhD vacancies below. 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 Rotterdam or, thanks to our extended international network, somewhere else in the world.

Find out more about our PhD programmes, our Graduate school, research schools & institutes and practical information about PhD tracks at Erasmus University Rotterdam. Our PhD students are united in the Erasmus PhD Association Rotterdam (EPAR).

  • PhD Position (1.0 fte, 4 years), within the NWO/EUR funded Project

    Project How much is enough? Global natural resources are depleting. A transition away from current economic systems is of highest urgency, but such transitions face an apparent conflict between environmental policies and a core liberal value: non-interference in private lifestyles. This project …

  • 4 fulltime PhD research positions at Erasmus School of Law

    These posts are part of the plan to create a new research community for the research initiative ‘Public and private interests: A new balance’, which will also require two (senior) professors and three postdoctoral positions. A key aspect of Erasmus School of Law is that research groups …

  • PhD-student Sense of belonging in higher education

    We are looking for a PhD-student who will first use a combination of qualitative and quantitative methods to develop a multidimensional sense of belonging scale for diverse students (low/high socio-economic background, migrant/non-migrant) in higher education, and to examine its psychometric …

  • PhD positions in Marketing Erasmus Research Institute of Management (ERIM) at Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR)

    Each year ERIM initiates and starts a substantial number of new and internationally oriented PhD research projects. The focus is on pioneering and innovative research in the field of management and business research. ERIM distinguishes five areas of research in management and offers fully funded …