NWO Launch Pilot Programme for Industrial Doctorates
NWO have launched the pilot programme: Industrial Doctorates. This programme is aimed at facilitating collaboration between knowledge institutions and industry, and small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in particular. Within the programme, a candidate PhD student carries out his or her research at both the knowledge institution and the participating company.
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The deadline for applications: 16 January 2018
The Institute for Advanced Study (IAS) and Data Science Center (DSC) of the University of Amsterdam (UvA) are joining forces in a new joint fellowship for (teams of) researchers interested in exploring the intersection of data science and other disciplines. The first fellow of the new program, Dr. Davide Ceolin, will start his fellowship at the IAS on June 17. Ceolin is currently affiliated with CWI.
Nanda Piersma, lecturer at the University of Applied Sciences (AUAS), has been appointed as a crown member of the Social and Economic Counsil (SER). This is the first time that a lecturer has been appointed as member of the SER. Nanda Piersma was approached because of her expertise in the field of digitisation.