A new PhD program on “Sustainable Development and Climate Change” is now open for applications.
The is the first National Doctorate in Sustainable Development and Climate Change program at the IUSS School. It was an in agreement with the 30 private and public Italian universities involved, for a duration of three years. It aims to prepare future academic scholars to “redesign a resilient society, able to better address and manage the problem of climate change, and to rethink sustainable development”.
Where is the host for PhD Sustainable Development?
Under the coordination of IUSS, the participating universities and institutes are;
- Polytechnic University of Bari
- Universityof Bari Aldo Moro
- Universityof Brescia
- Ca’Foscari University of Venice
- Universityof Cagliari
- Universityo Cassino and Southern Lazio
- University of Ferrara
- University of Studies of Florence
- University of Genoa
- Universityo Insubria
- Universityo L’Aquila
- University of Messina
- Catholic University of Milan
- PolytechnicUniversity of Milan
- State University of Milan
- Universityof Modena and Reggio Emilia
- Universityof Padua
- Universityof Pavia
- IUSSUniversity of Pavia,
- Scuola Normale Superiore of Pisa
- Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna of Pisa
- University of Pisa of Mediterranean Studies of Reggio Calabria
- Universityof Sassari di Sassari
- University of Siena
- University of Turin
- Polytechnicof Turin
- Universityof Trento
- Universityof Trieste,
- Universityof Urbino Carlo Bo.
Focus of Scholarship Program
The PhD program is organised at a national level: IUSS PaviaIUSS Pavia will be coordinating 30 universities across Italy with 105 scholarships available, covering 6 research areas, in an interdisciplinary framework.
The research fields are:
- Earth System and Environment;
- Socio-economic Risk and Impacts;
- Technology and Territory;
- Theories, Institutions and Cultures;
- Agriculture and Forestry;
- Health and Ecosystems.
The PhD will be in English, and international students are more than welcome.
Please feel free to share this information within your institution and network and with your students.
Application deadline and Timeline
Applications for participation in the competition must be submitted to the IUSS University School of Pavia via the web platform ( www.iusspavia.it/phd-sdc ) by 22 July 2021, at 12.00 .
The PhD program will start on November 1, 2021