SENSE aims to function as a school for PhD education and training in environmental and sustainability sciences, a national academic research network in this field and a bridge to society for sustainable solutions.
determining the minimum requirements for the education and training programme (TSP) of SENSE PhD candidates and the SENSE certificate for advanced PhD training
offering an introductory course to new SENSE PhDs
coordinating environmental impact assignments of SENSE PhDs
stimulating the development of joint PhD courses
creating an overview of all PhD courses offered by the SENSE partners open to all PhD candidates of the SENSE institutes
organising an internal SENSE symposium almost every year
supporting the development of research networks of staff and PhDs on topical issues
organising SENSE symposia and workshops to exchange information and research results with stakeholders on topical issues.
SENSE researchers are closely involved in advisory boards and committees on national and international environmental issues.
We provide a disciplinary and multidisciplinary research programme aimed at advanced understanding of environmental problems and advanced training of PhD candidates in this field.
Here you will find a selection of international events related to the socio-economic and natural sciences of the environment.