Open Call for PhD School “Land, Environment, Resources and Health”, University of Padova

20.05.2016 14:41

A selection for 13 doctoral student positions (11 with a grant) at the PhD School “Land, Environment, Resources and Health” at the University of Padova is now open.

The PhD Program Land, Environment, Resources and Health (LERH; in Italian TARS: Territorio, Ambiente Risorse e Salute) is a multi-disciplinary three-year Doctoral Program (180 ECTS) organized at the Dept. TESAF of the University of Padova.


LERH Program mission is to define integrated strategies for the management of natural resources, for promoting an intersectoral rural development and associated bio-based economic activities using advanced knowledge and expertise. The emphasis is on applied research on sustainable technologies, innovative management options and integrated policies.

The final objective of the LERH Program is to educate the leaders of the future generations of top management staff and researchers working with sustainable rural and nature management to ensure wider societal benefits.


*Instructions on the online application are available at:


For the list of PhD courses at University of Padova see: (information on the LERH course at page 41)


Research topics for the application:

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