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.

Invitation SENSE Summer Symposium, 18 June: Make a change! - Successful interaction with society

The 4th SENSE Summer Symposium will address the improvement of societal impact of research within SENSE, with keynote lectures and workshops on strategic use of social media, citizen participation and stakeholder interaction. Of course the day will end with the traditional SENSE party! > Read more

Vidi grants for two SENSE researchers

SENSE members Wouter Botzen (Environmental Economics, VU) and Gert-Jan Steeneveld (Meteorology and Air Quality, WUR) both received an NWO Vidi grant for their proposed research on "Verzekeringsprikkels voor bescherming tegen overstromingen" and "Wind in cities" respectively. > Read more

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Omotayo Adeboye Sustainable use of land and water under rainfed and deficit irrigation conditions in Ogun-Osun River Basin, Nigeria
UNESCO Institute for Water Education, Land and Water Development and Wageningen University
Graduation date: 28 May 2015