Research School for Socio-Economic and
Natural Sciences of the Environment
Research School for Socio-Economic and
Natural Sciences of the Environment

Welcome to SENSE!

SENSE Research School is a joint venture for integrated environmental and sustainability research and multidisciplinary PhD training:

  • School for disciplinary and multidisciplinary PhD training
  • Network for high quality environmental and sustainability research
  • Bridge for sustainable solutions at the science-practice interface

SENSE is a partnership involving nine Dutch universities and two institutes.

Two exciting SENSE activities ahead!

Dutch games & colorful dinner for SENSE PhD students
20 September, Wageningen. > Read more

SENSE Summer Academy 2014 : "Sustainable cities: Clever techniques, clever people", 1 October, Delft. > Read more

Veni grants for three young SENSE researchers

Three young SENSE researchers have been awarded a Veni scholarship by the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO). We congratulate Ana María Ballesteros-Gómez (IVM-VU), Annemiek ter Heijne (ETE-WU), and Michelle van Vliet (ESS-WU). > Read more

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Upcoming Courses


Cláudia Maria Carvalho dos Santos Analysing hydrological services provided by forests to support spatial planning and land management
University of Porto, Portugal, Faculty of Sciences, Department of Biology
Graduation date: 19 September 2014

Upcoming Events

Workshop: Advancing the science of gas exchange between fresh waters and the atmosphere 16-19 September 2014, Hyytiälä Forestry Field Station, Finland