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 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 Candidate in project “Academic leadership: mining the gender gap“ (1.0 FTE)

    There are still few women in senior positions in the Dutch academic world, in particular compared to neighbouring countries. The Women Professors monitor 2017, shows that the proportion of women is not yet approaching the level of 20%, although it is slowly rising. The purposeof this study is to …

  • 6 PhD researchers in Law or Criminology (M/F 1.0 FTE, start in September 2019).

    We are looking for six PhD researchers who will perform excellent research in Law or Criminology in connection with one of the research themes pursued by Erasmus School of Law. This is an open application round, in which candidates are selected on the basis of their professional qualification, the …

  • PhD Valuing nature in the circular economy (1,0 fte)

    New PhD position at ISS: Valuing nature in the circular economy Applications are invited for an ‘Early Stage Researcher’ (ESR) to pursue a PhD at the International Institute of Social Studies on the political ecology/economy of value within the context of scholarly debates on and practical efforts …