Profile PPP candidates: Excel, Innovate and Connect
The PPP builds on TiSEM’s priorities to provide education of quality rather than quantity (i.e., Excel) in the framework of an innovative teaching culture (i.e., Innovate) capitalizing on partnerships in research and education (i.e., Connect).
Candidatures will be assessed based on the criteria of Excel, Innovate, and Connect.
Excel: You have been awarded a Master’s degree from an accredited university and your point grade average for your Bachelor and Master diploma are excellent. As you will write your articles and thesis in English, you have excellent knowledge of written English. You have demonstrated the ability to perform independent research, and show commitment, perseverance and resilience in your professional trajectory. You are eager to learn and have gathered specific academic skills to your research field of interest during your education. You can structurally reserve time to work on your PhD. The norm is situated around 15 hours a week to complete the trajectory within 5 years.
Innovate: You would consider yourself or are considered by your environment as intellectually flexible, excelling at problem-solving, creative and interested to solve economic and societal issues.
Connect: You are well implemented in your professional career (at least a minimum of 5 years). You are well connected at the national and/or international level to other players in your field. You have access to the data, people, or case studies required to complete a doctoral dissertation. You have the support from your organization in terms of research time and resources.