Why this certificate

With the current technological developments and the challenges that the world faces, responsible research and innovation is more important than ever before. We need scholars and professionals that have had a well-rounded, multidisciplinary training in this complex and challenging field.

In the International Doctoral Certificate Program in Responsible Innovation, leading research groups in the USA and the EU have joined forces to give their PhD students the best possible training and the opportunity to gain an international perspective on the topic.

Program elements

The program consists of two parts:

Online course program

Participants follow three online courses together. Each consortium partners contributes a course to the program.

International research visit

Participants pay a research visit of 2-3 months to one of the consortium partners.