PhD Candidates

At Utrecht, earning a PhD degree is a hands-on process that involves relatively little coursework. You will conduct research from day one, which allows you to develop your own ideas within the research group’s theme. You will remain in close contact with your supervisors throughout the programme.


Antarctic Ice
21 May 2015
The research was published in Science of 21 May.
Marc Baldus
18 May 2015
"Our ultimate goal is to observe these kind of protein complexes at work in the cell. With this study we made a big step in that direction"
diabetes protein aggregates
11 May 2015
Research of FOM Institute AMOLF in cooperation with Krassimir Velikov of the UU and colleagues from Mainz and Jena
Carlos Fuentes - Wikimedia Commons/Abderrahman Bouirabdane
7 May 2015
Reindert Dhondt wrote the first systematic study on the Mexican author Carlos Fuentes (1928-2012) as a follower of the baroque.
29 April 2015
A new book of historian Tine de Moor will be published at Cambridge University Press, entitled 'The Dilemma of the Commoners'.


Thursday 28 May 2015 09:30 -
On Thursday May 28th, the conference 'Theories and Rules' is held on the occasion of the defense Jeroen Goudsmit's dissertation 'Intuitionistic Rules'.
Tuesday 2 June 2015 14:30 -
Doctoral Candidate Sarah van Rijn has studied the mechanism by which hypophysis tumours occur, in order to better predict and treat the condition in the future.
Thursday 11 June 2015 12:45 -
Doctoral Candidate Hille Fieten has identified the genetic defects responsible for inheritable copper accumulation in Labrador retrievers.
Monday 22 June 2015 10:30 -
Doctoral Candidate Marloes Eeftens has studied the spatial contrasts in air pollution in 36 European study areas.

PhD Candidates