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 course Making an Impact! How to increase the societal relevance of your PhD research, 8-9 February 2017

With the pressing global challenges of climate change, food security and natural resource pollution and depletion, the need for societally relevant research is higher than ever. In the course, you will learn about activities to increase the societal relevance of your research, and how these can be balanced with other commitments and priorities in your PhD-programme. Registration deadline: 9 January > Read more

Philip Ward (IVM-VU) in the Environmental Science Journal for Teens: How much do we really know about river flooding?

After publishing a paper on comparing 6 global flood models in ERL, Philip Ward (IVM-VU) and his co-authors were asked to developed a version for the Environmental Science Journal for Teens. This is a resource for teachers of teenage children. It was a really nice way to present their research in a different way, which may also be nice for some other SENSE research. > Read more

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Upcoming Courses

GIS in practice 12-13 December 2016, Wageningen

Graduations

Maryna Strokal River export of nutrients to the coastal waters of China: The MARINA model to assess sources, effects and solutions
Wageningen University, Environmental Systems Analysis
Graduation date: 13 December 2016