There is only one month left for students to apply for the 13 new PhD positions at European centre of excellence for sustainable water technology, Wetsus in Leeuwarden, the Netherlands.

Wetsus seeks highly motivated candidates with interest in water science and technology, with an MSc degree in microbiology, chemistry, (applied) physics, bio-technology, chemical engineering, electronics, mechanical engineering, or related disciplines. 

The call for applications closes on 11 May 2018.

dws-wetsus-phd-call-building-350px  The iconic building of Wetsus at the WaterCampus Leeuwarden.

International research
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 a Marie Skłodowska-Curie grant agreement.

The best eligible candidates will be awarded a Marie Sklodowska-Curie fellowship.

Unique setting
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.

dws-wetsus-phd-call-labWell equipped research laboratory at Wetsus.

Excellent facilities
The PhD students will be working in an innovative, dynamic and future-directed institute on water technology research. You will work in close collaboration with industrial partners.

Wetsus offers excellent research facilities. One floor of its building at the WaterCampus Leeuwarden is completely dedicated to the research.

The floor plan consists of almost 500 m2 laboratory, divided in analytical, biological, chemical and synthesis laboratories.

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Vlog by Raquel Barbosa (Portugal – 2nd year) and Elias Bodner (Finland – 1st year) telling about there lives as a PhD student at Wetsus.