Each year Erasmus School of Economics starts several new PhD research projects focusing on relevant economic research themes. These projects are part of the PhD programme and fully funded, salaried positions for 4-5 years (depending on pre-education). All PhD projects are supervised by distinguished professors at Erasmus School of Economics and accepted candidates will have access to excellent research facilities, support programmes and thorough postgraduate training for a successful academic career.
List of PhD Vacancies
- Analysing social networks using (high-dimensional) panel data
- Decision biases under uncertainty: theory and applications
- Optimal planning of dispersed operations in urban coastal environments
- PhD project in Finance
- PhD project in Marketing
- Research in financial reporting and disclosure
- The economics of risky health behaviours: exploiting unique advantages in the Netherlands
How to Apply
The application link for each project above is given separately in the official link below.
PhD projects are fully funded salaried positions with a duration of 4 or 5 years (depending on pre-education), meaning that appointed PhD candidates are employees of Erasmus University Rotterdam. Salary and benefits are in accordance with the Collective Labour Agreement for Dutch Universities (CAO-NU).
The salary for a PhD-employee (promovendus) starts at € 2,325 gross per month in the first year, increasing up to € 2,972 in the last year. In addition, the EUR pays an 8% holiday allowance and an end-of-year bonus of 8.3%, along with 29 paid leave days in case of full-time employment.
January 8, 2020
Erasmus School of Economics Doctoral Office
Phone: +31 (0)10 408 9051