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.

EURO-AGRIWAT conference Water Footprint of agricultural products: progress, challenges and solutions, 7-9 March 2016

Deadline for abstract submission: 30 November> Read more

CleanSea Project presents: Marine Litter Symposium and Film Premiere, 3 December

Showcase of marine litter research highlights, marine litter documentary film and roadmap towards litter-free seas presented by the European FP7 CleanSea Project. > Read more

Academic statement for UN Climate Change Conference 2015: Facing critical decisions on climate change in 2015

The statement relates to some of the scientific issues which will be very important to consider in the negotiations at COP21. > Read more

Oproep 64 Nederlandse hoogleraren: Sluit alle kolencentrales


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Met een open brief in Trouw roepen 64 hoogleraren de regering op om alle kolencentrales te sluiten. De hoogleraren vinden dat de regering aan de vooravond van de VN-klimaattop een signaal moet afgeven

Upcoming Courses


Pascalle Jacobs The impact of pelagic mussel collectors on plankton in the western Wadden Sea, the Netherlands
Wageningen University, Aquatic Ecology and Water Quality
Graduation date: 4 December 2015