PhD Position: Behavioral aspects of improving plastic waste recycling

Apply before: 13 February, 2023
Institute: Wageningen University

Are you interested in behavior related to the circular economy and motivated to help improve the recycling of plastic household waste? Then join our Urban Economics group at Wageningen University for a 4-year PhD position focused on assessing the behavioural aspects of alternative sorting strategies of Dutch plastic household waste!

Who are you

  • Completed MSc degree in Social Psychology, Behavioral Econonomics, Behavior Change, Consumer Behavior, Communication science, Environmental Psychology, or a related topic;
  • Experience in setting up (field)experimental studies;
  • Affinity with and enjoy studying behavior in the field

We offer

You will receive a fully funded PhD position and you will be offered a course program tailored to your needs and the research team.
The gross salary for the first year is € 2.541,- per month rising to € 3.247,- in the fourth year in according to the Collective Labour Agreements for Dutch Universities (CAO-NU) (scale P).

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