PHD in the NITIM - Network
In its academic qualification programs, SCE offers a strong European profile as solid base to enter academic communities and step into an international future. SCE is founding partner of the European doctoral consortium and recent Graduate School NITIM (Networks on Information Technologies and Innovation Management).
Monthly meetings of PhD colloquiua of the Muncih section are held at University BW on Wednesday, 14 -18 pm in English language. It is open to students and PhDs from interdisciplinary fields. Twice a year, weekly doctoal seminars are held at European partner universities. The participation in conferences from the beginning of the PhD process is strongly encouraged. First publication experiences and management of academic projects are part of the PhD qualification process. All publications are completed in English language. Defense of PhD is possible at the Munich University BW or at the University of Leiden.
NITIM successfully applied for a EU funded Marie Curie Initial Training Network based on the SCE project in disaster management. Twelve additional PhDs start in 2013 at the Graduate School of the 7th Research Framework Program - People titled "A networked and IT enabled Firm's perspective on Crises Management".
The next NITIM Doctoral Colloquium will take place from 20th - 22nd September 2016 at Leiden University, NL.