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Information evening graduate school (Monday 18 February)

The graduate school offers a PhD programme to those researchers and professionals, who want to focus on the meaning and further in-depth exploration of their profession. Current students have a professional background in care, education, social work or non-profit organisations. Some of them work as managers of profit or non-profit organisations, consultants or HRM professionals. 

The graduate school offers a four to five year PhD programme. The programme has a special focus on supporting research in and around professional practices. Therefore, the graduate school is very well suited for professionals with several years of work experience. 

The graduate school offers:

  • well-structured research supervision
  • an excellent course work programme on scientific perspectives, research methods and academic skills
  • the creation of an inspiring community of researchers sharing knowledge and experience
  • a flexible programme that is compatible with candidates’ interests and experience.

Are you interested? 

Monday 18 February , we organise an information evening. Our supervisors will  introduce you to the reserach topics of our university and will tell you more about the programme of the graduate school. 


18.45 hrs  Coffee and tea
19.00 hrs  Welcome and introduction  (prof Sawitri Saharso)

19.20 hrs  Presentation chair (prof Gaby Jacobs) 
19.35 hrs  Presentation first year  (dr. Caroline Suransky) 

19.55 hrs  Presentation PhD-student Neeltje Spit

20.10 hrs  Presentation leerstoelgroep Educatie (prof Doret de Ruyter)

20.25 hrs  Presentation rest of the programme after the first year (dr. Wander van der Vaart)

20.45 hrs  Room for extra questions

More information on the graduate school