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.

4 July: 2nd SENSE Sports Day: Beach volleyball tournament

Join us for a day under the sun and compete against other SENSE fellows. All abilities are welcome. The championship is followed by a barbecue party. > Read more

NVAS Africa Day 17 October 2015: Africa and technology

A day providing a platform for the presentation and discussion of research on technologies that are present in Africa or are aimed at improving life in Africa. CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS. > Read more

Nora Sutton (WUR-ETE) receives SENSE PhD Award 2015

During the SENSE Summer Symposium on 18 June, the 2015 SENSE PhD Award was presented to Dr. Nora Sutton for her thesis: "Microbiological and geochemical dynamics of the subsurface: chemical oxidation and bioremediation of organic contaminants". > Read more

For those who joined and for those who missed the SENSE Summer Symposium 2015 but want to get an impression: follow this link to view pictures of the keynote speakers, the public, the workshops, the informal gatherings and the delicious food!

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Upcoming Courses

Summer Course: Animal Movement Analysis 5-10 July 2015, Amsterdam


Jennifer Lenhart Urban Climate Governance: The Role of Local Authorities
Wageningen University, Environmental Policy
Graduation date: 2 July 2015