Jun 2021

PhD in Sustainable Development and Climate change (PhD SDC)

June 1, 2021

A just and innovative society in harmony with the planet.



To offer a trans-disciplinary educational roadmap, promote the ability of future generations to orient the change through transdisciplinary reflection, understanding the evolving climate, design and implement a de-carbonized, just and sustainable society.


Ideal Candidaes

are ambitious and specialized doctoral candidates who want to integrate and advance their knowledge and skills in a multidisciplinary scientific ecosystem and thus become the pioneers of a green societal paradigma.


A Project

of the School for Advanced Studies IUSS of Pavia and the Center for Climate Change studies and Sustainable Actions (3CSA) of the Federation of the Italian Schools of Advanced Studies, co-funded by the Italian Ministry of the University and the Research (MUR).

A multi- and inter-disciplinary programme with the partnership of 30+ Italian University and Research Centers. A key contributor to the work required to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.

The education and research programme is organized in 6 curricula which share two common goals:

-to propose new sustainable models to address climate change and its impacts, and
-to build a learning and research community able to promote innovative and operational solutions to the complex problems of our society.

A programme where ideas and methods concerned with Environment, Society, Technology, Economics and Health themes are integrated in a global vision.

The call will be published in June