Interuniversity Center for Social Science Theory and Methodology

PhD Projects 2021

Thank you for your interest in our PhD projects. The deadline for applying was April 22, 2021 and the application procedure is closed. In Spring 2022 a new application round will start.

ICS PhD projects 2021

  1. Islamic Religiosity’s impact on political (dis)engagement or gender & sexuality attitudes among Muslim citizens in the Netherlands and Europe – Radboud University Nijmegen (supervision by dr. Niels Spierings)
  2. Social Networks as Change Agents for Equal Career Opportunities of Dutch PhDs – Radboud University Nijmegen (supervision by dr. Bas Hofstra)
  3. Career effects of education: a life course perspective – University of Amsterdam (supervision by dr. Thijs Bol)
  4. Employers’ evaluation of late-career vocational and general graduates in two countries – University of Amstedam (supervision by dr. Thijs Bol)
  5. Evaluating the effects of experiences with the police and police legitimacy on criminal behaviour – Utrecht University (supervision by dr. Amy Nivette)


In the spotlight

ERC Starting Grant for research on how work careers develop – by Thijs Bol

Thijs Bol (associate professor UvA) received an ERC Starting Grant (€1,5 million) for his project From School to Career: Towards A Career Perspective on the Labour Market Returns to Education

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