PhD in Population Sciences
interrelated perspectives on population issues
Four schools of University of Lisbon (ULisboa)- Instituto Superior de Ciências Sociais e Políticas, Instituto de Ciências Sociais, Instituto de Geografia e Ordenamento do Território and Instituto Superior de Economia e Gestão – got together to offer a unique PhD programme on Population Sciences, starting in 2023/24.
A key feature of this programme is its interdisciplinary character, using mainly quantitative methods to study population issues. The programme acknowledges that studying population and the causes and consequences of demographic events calls upon and contributes to various scientific areas.
The PhD in Population Sciences is a 4-year PhD programme designed for committed students and professionals from all backgrounds. Coming from a background on Social Sciences, Health Sciences or Statistics, for example, you will study population issues benefiting from a solid training in Demography and an international research environment. The programme, taught in English, will prepare you to do top-level research in academic and non-academic environments.
The doctoral programme is based at ULisboa but connected to the world through partnerships with leading institutions.
More information at https://www.phdpopulationsciences.com/