PhD Program in Public Health Sciences for Universities of Applied Sciences (SSPH+UAS)

A collaboration of the Universities and the Universities of Applied Sciences in Switzerland supported by swissuniversities.

Aims

The PhD Program in Public Health Sciences for Universities of Applied Sciences (SSPH+UAS) aims to strengthen the research skills of people working at Universities of Applied Sciences in the domain of Public Health. It offers the possibility to make a PhD research project at one of the partner Universities and to profit from further networking and training activities.

Potential candidates

  • Teachers and researchers working at UAS in the domains of health sciences, nursing science, health economics and public health
  • Professionals working in the public health sector and wishing to acquire a doctoral degree through the program, since their profiles and job require advanced research competences.

The Steering Committee of the program selects twice a year candidates which can profit from the program.

Contact

For any questions please contact the coordinator of the SSPH+UAS program Dr. Franziska Keller (Franziska.kellerverbunt@unibas.ch).