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.

SENSE Beach Walk, 17 August

Join us for a relaxing day at the beach, followed by a delicious barbecue. Don't miss this great opportunity to have fun with fellow PhDers, playing some nice summer games! > Read more

SENSE symposium Innovative research techniques in Environmental Sciences, 11 October

This SENSE symposium focuses on innovative research strategies and practices through cutting edge technology. SENSE PhD candidates are invited to present a pitch about your innovative research techniques and the application in environmental sciences for a broad SENSE audience. Abstract submission deadline: 23 September > Read more

Art performance Marten Scheffer (WUR) inspired by Trajectories of the Earth System in the Anthropocene, ECCA 2019

Marten Scheffer art performance > Watch and wonder


Tommy van Leth Characterizing rainfall using microwave links
Wageningen University, Hydrology and Quantitative Water Management
Graduation date: 26 August 2019