PhD Position in Corporate Communication in Netherlands

Posted: June 7, 2017 in Apr-Jun Deadline, Europe, Netherlands, PhD
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The University of Amsterdam invites applicants to apply for PhD Position in Netherlands. The position is open for Dutch applicants in the field of Corporate Communication. The PhD project focuses on the debate on raising the retirement age in the Netherlands.

The aim of the position is to assist students in enhancing their studies by providing financial support.

The University of Amsterdam is a prestigious public university located in Amsterdam, Netherlands.It is the largest research institute of its kind in Europe. More than 50 senior researchers are permanently associated with ASCoR, and its English-language PhD program has more than 35 students.

Course Level: Position is available to pursue PhD.

Study Subject: Position is awarded in Corporate Communication.

Scholarship Award: The position will cover €2,222 to €2,840 gross per month.

Numbers of Scholarships: Not known

Scholarship can be taken in Netherlands

Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following area for the position:

  • Hold a (Research) Master’s degree in communication science or disciplines and fields relevant to the project, or have equivalent qualifications. Candidates who are due to graduate before 1 October 2017 are also welcome to apply;
  • Excel academically, as shown in the grade transcripts and curriculum vitae;
  • Have elaborate experience with quantitative research methods, notably content analysis, network analysis, and experimental design, as indicated in their Master thesis and/or courses were taken;
  • Have an excellent written and spoken command of English (good command of Dutch is preferred);
  • Have excellent organizational skills;
  • Have a strong wish to pursue an academic career.

Nationality: Dutch applicants can applicants are eligible for the position.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have master’s degree.

English Language Requirement: Applicants must have an excellent written and spoken command of English.

PhD Scholarship

How to Apply: Applicants can apply via email.

  • Please state vacancy number 17-265 in the subject line of your application. To apply for this position, please send the following documents in English by e-mail to
  • ASCoR Application form;
  • Motivation letter;
  • Curriculum vitae;
  • Proof of your Master’s degree. If you have not completed your degree at the time of application, please provide a statement from your supervisor confirming the expected date of completion;
  • An academic writing sample in English (e.g., course paper, Master thesis).
  • Please send all your documents in PDF format in one PDF file.

Application Deadline: The application deadline is June 14, 2017.

Scholarship Link

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