Call for PhD candidates

UPDATE November 5th: The Call is closed. All applications submitted before November 1st will be considered. If this Call doesn’t result in (enough) suitable candidates, a second Call will open in January 2019. You will be notified via this website or via our Call-alert


The Netherlands Research Center for Multiscale Catalytic Energy Conversion (MCEC) is looking for 38 highly motivated and creative PhD candidates in the fields of Chemistry, Physics, Chemical Engineering and/or Materials Engineering, who aspire to jointly and multidisciplinary address one of the grand challenges of today: sustainable energy conversion.

Click on the links below to learn more about our projects, PI’s and affiliations, and the application process. Deadline for submission is 31 October 2018.

Please note that you will be asked to submit an application that contains a total of 5 files. Among the required files is a video pitch. Incomplete submissions cannot be considered. Make sure to carefully read all information regarding the application process.

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