The Section Economics, Wageningen University, invites self-funded PhD candidates to submit their applications by April 30 2018. Applicants should have a strong background in economics, psychology, or history and be interested in the research of the chair groups (AEP, DEC, ENR, RHI, UEC) of the section.

Successful candidates will be enrolled in a four year PhD-programme and become a member of the Wageningen School of Social Sciences (WASS). The first year will be mainly dedicated to course work and the development of the final research proposal. Twelve to fifteen months following the start of the phd research, the progress of the candidate will be assessed with a decision whether or not to continue the PhD trajectory.

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48 Months

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