PhD in Science, Engineering & Technology
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Arenberg Doctoral School of Science, Engineering & Technology in KU Leuven (Leuven University), Belgium offers PhD degrees in Science, in Engineering Science, in Bioscience Engineering, in Engineering Technology and in Architecture. KU Leuven provides a stimulating research environment and ensures that researchers can acquire the personal skills they will need to further develop their career. We believe that by working with us you will become a researcher who has the confidence and pride of a professional and who is able to conduct cutting-edge research and establish collaborations both within academia as well as with companies and government agencies.
At KU Leuven, a PhD consists of a 4-year research based training. The focus on research as an instrument for professional and scientific development sets the doctorate apart from other types of education. In addition to the research-based training, PhD resarchers also follow more formal training activities such as seminars, workshops, summer schools and other course components. The formal doctoral training focuses on thematic training (furthering your research skills) as well as on generic skills (applicable in a wider context). Examples of transferable skills courses we offer are: interdisciplinary thinking, networking, goal-directedness, prioritizing, creativity, innovation, knowledge and technology transfer, entrepreneurship, etc. Arenberg Doctoral School has built an extensive international network, including several Marie Curie Initial Training Networks and Erasmus Mundus Joint Doctorate Programmes to support this endeavour.
Doctoral research at the Arenberg Doctoral School is supported by 14 departments. You are invited to do a PhD in the following research domains:
Earth & Environmental Sciences
Architecture, Urban Design & Regional Planning
Metallurgy and Materials Engineering
Microbial and Molecular Systems
Physics & Astronomy
Nr of positions available : 1
Early stage researcher or 0-4 yrs (Post graduate)
First Stage Researcher (R1)
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Please take a look at the vacant PhD positions in Science, Engineering & Technology at KU Leuven: http://phd.kuleuven.be/set
And visit the Arenberg Doctoral School for more information: http://set.kuleuven.be/phd
|Degree||Master Degree or equivalent|
|Main Research Field||Other|
|Years of Research Experience||-|
|We are looking for highly motivated graduates, interested in a 4 year PhD.|
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KU Leuven Arenberg Doctoral School
Willem de Croylaan 6 - bus 2000, 3001 Heverlee
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