212 PhD Degrees in Natural Sciences 2020

A Doctor of Philosophy degree, short Ph.D is an advanced academic degree earned in various fields, signifying major interests and accomplishments in research. Natural sciences studies teach how the scientific method can be applied to the study of nature and the universe. There may be many opportunities for specialization in a specific branch such as Earth science, physics or chemistry.Doctorate P… Read more

A Doctor of Philosophy degree, short Ph.D is an advanced academic degree earned in various fields, signifying major interests and accomplishments in research.

Natural sciences studies teach how the scientific method can be applied to the study of nature and the universe. There may be many opportunities for specialization in a specific branch such as Earth science, physics or chemistry.

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Munich , Germany

QBM seeks to train a cohort of young scientists who, while firmly anchored in their home discipline, are well versed in multiple approaches and styles of thought. The goal is ... +

QBM seeks to train a cohort of young scientists who, while firmly anchored in their home discipline, are well versed in multiple approaches and styles of thought. The goal is for the students to get comfortable in communicating across traditional boundaries, especially across the divide between experiment and quantitative theory – to become, in effect, scientifically bi- or multilingual. To this end, the school offers an integrated interdisciplinary Ph.D. program that consists of three main components: -
PhD
Full-time
3 years
English
01 Mar 2020
01 Aug 2020
Campus
 
Ari'el , Israel

Join doctorate students from Israel and many other countries around the world in developing and expanding your horizons. Take your research to the next level by furthering you ... +

Join doctorate students from Israel and many other countries around the world in developing and expanding your horizons. Take your research to the next level by furthering your academic interests and experience in advanced laboratories, under the guidance of world-class researchers with proven research in an environment of multidisciplinary international research cooperation. Our doctorate students publish papers in leading refereed international journals and conferences. -
PhD
Full-time
English
October 2020
Campus
 
Kaunas , Lithuania

KTU and the University of Southern Denmark (Denmark) joint doctoral programme in the field of physics provides competencies and knowledge in the areas of condensed matter, int ... +

KTU and the University of Southern Denmark (Denmark) joint doctoral programme in the field of physics provides competencies and knowledge in the areas of condensed matter, interaction of radiation and matter, optical spectroscopy; the programme offers a wide range of topics and general experimental and theoretical research in the areas of meso, micro and nanostructures, photonic structures, including their formation, analysis and application in plasmonics, biosensors and alternative energy. -
PhD
Full-time
4 years
English
September 2020
15 May 2019
Campus
 
Athens , USA

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) students initiate and drive cutting-edge research that with supporting studies, position them to be new leaders in the advancement of their field ... +

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) students initiate and drive cutting-edge research that with supporting studies, position them to be new leaders in the advancement of their field and for success in a range of careers in industries. -
PhD
Full-time
English
September 2020
Campus
 
Miami , USA

We offer PH.D. and M.S. degrees in 6 programs: Atmospheric Sciences, Marine Biology and Ecology, Marine Ecosystems and Society, Marine Geosciences, Meteorology, and Physical O ... +

We offer PH.D. and M.S. degrees in 6 programs: Atmospheric Sciences, Marine Biology and Ecology, Marine Ecosystems and Society, Marine Geosciences, Meteorology, and Physical Oceanography, and Ocean Sciences. We offer highly competitive stipend rates, tuition, and health insurance coverage for our incoming Ph.D. students as part of a fully-funded 5-year Graduate Assistantship. Finally, as part of our revitalized connections across colleges and to take advantage of our unique research facilities, we offer an M.S. degree in both Ocean Engineering and Sustainable Business. Our graduate students also take advantage of nearby NOAA facilities including the Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory, Southeast Fisheries Science Center, and the National Hurricane Center. PhD Assistantships can be found here: https://graduate.rsmas.miami.edu/admissions/phd-assistanships/index.html -
PhD
Full-time
3 years
English
01 Aug 2020
01 Jan 2020
Campus
 
Klosterneuburg , Austria

The Institute of Science and Technology Austria (IST Austria) is looking for highly qualified candidates with bachelor’s or master’s degrees to apply for the IST Austria PhD p ... +

The Institute of Science and Technology Austria (IST Austria) is looking for highly qualified candidates with bachelor’s or master’s degrees to apply for the IST Austria PhD program. We offer fully-funded PhD positions in biology, neuroscience, mathematics, computer science, physics, and data science, in a world-class research environment on the outskirts of Vienna. -
PhD
Full-time
5 years
English
15 Sep 2020
08 Jan 2020
Campus
 
Moscow , Russia

The program is designed for researchers who want to pursue their education in the field of theoretical and applied physics as well as other interdisciplinary natural and engin ... +

The program is designed for researchers who want to pursue their education in the field of theoretical and applied physics as well as other interdisciplinary natural and engineering sciences. You will be conducting your research about physical phenomena, their principles and processes. -
PhD
Full-time
4 years
English
September 2020
30 Jul 2019
Campus
 
San Juan , Puerto Rico

Nuestro programa de posgrado ofrece un doctorado en filosofía en cuatro áreas centrales, Biología Molecular / Celular, Neurociencia, Ecología / Sistemática y Evolución / Genét ... +

Nuestro programa de posgrado ofrece un doctorado en filosofía en cuatro áreas centrales, Biología Molecular / Celular, Neurociencia, Ecología / Sistemática y Evolución / Genética. El título de doctor en filosofía se ofrece a través del Programa de Doctorado Intercampus de la Universidad de Puerto Rico, administrado por nosotros. -
PhD
Full-time
Spanish
August 2020
28 Feb 2019
Campus
 
Hattiesburg , USA + 1 More

The doctoral program in Chemistry provides rigorous training in understanding the molecular structures and mechanisms of chemical and biochemical molecules. The program provid ... +

The doctoral program in Chemistry provides rigorous training in understanding the molecular structures and mechanisms of chemical and biochemical molecules. The program provides diverse opportunities for cutting edge research ranging from organic synthesis to electrochemistry and RNA biology. -
PhD
Full-time
5 years
English
22 Jan 2020
30 Nov 2019
Campus
 
Rochester , USA

The doctoral program in astrophysical sciences and technology focuses on the underlying physics of phenomena beyond the Earth and on the development of the technologies, instr ... +

The doctoral program in astrophysical sciences and technology focuses on the underlying physics of phenomena beyond the Earth and on the development of the technologies, instruments, data analysis, and modeling techniques that will enable the next major strides in the field. -
PhD
Full-time
4 years
English
24 Aug 2020
Campus
 
Arlington , USA

The Department offers the degree Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Chemistry which is designed to better prepare doctoral-level chemists to enjoy productive careers in industria ... +

The Department offers the degree Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Chemistry which is designed to better prepare doctoral-level chemists to enjoy productive careers in industrial laboratories, research foundations or academic institutions. In addition to the traditional Ph.D. curriculum, this program mandates that the student acquire the working knowledge of the type of research conducted in industry and of the constraints (both practical and philosophical) under which it is carried out. -
PhD
Full-time
4 years
English
August 2020
15 Mar 2018
Campus
 
Newark , USA

The Ph.D. program in the graduate field of Applied Physics (AP) provides students with mastery of a broad knowledge base in applied physics, as well as advanced research focus ... +

The Ph.D. program in the graduate field of Applied Physics (AP) provides students with mastery of a broad knowledge base in applied physics, as well as advanced research focuses that prepare them for successful research-driven careers in academia, government or industry. -
PhD
English
September 2020
Campus
 
Belfast , United Kingdom

The primary focus of the Ecology, Evolution, Behaviour and Environmental Economics research cluster is fundamental and applied aspects of ecology, environmental economics, con ... +

The primary focus of the Ecology, Evolution, Behaviour and Environmental Economics research cluster is fundamental and applied aspects of ecology, environmental economics, conservation, aquaculture, animal behavior, molecular taxonomy and molecular genetics, particularly involving links between these aspects. The cluster has a high level of research activity involving academic staff, Postdoctoral scientists, and postgraduate research students. The cluster has a high level of research activity involving academic staff, Postdoctoral scientists, and postgraduate research students. -
PhD
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
English
September 2020
Campus
 
Almaty , Kazakhstan

Doctoral programme on speciality "Mathematical and Computer Modeling" is created for further independent research and defence of a doctoral dissertation at the university. Wit ... +

Doctoral programme on speciality "Mathematical and Computer Modeling" is created for further independent research and defence of a doctoral dissertation at the university. Within the frameworks of the course, PhD students study classical and modern approaches of mathematics such as methods of functional analysis, mathematical models of physical processes, a more advanced course of differential equations, in particular, derived equations, etc. In addition, courses on high-productive calculations and computer modelling are given. Thesis Board for the defence of doctoral dissertations on speciality "Mathematical and Computer Modeling" is functioning at our university. -
PhD
Full-time
3 years
English
September 2020
Campus
 
Hradec Kralove , Czech Republic

Doctoral Study on Chemistry Didactics is the culmination of the three-tier university education. Is a targeted grounding in research activities focused on teaching and learnin ... +

Doctoral Study on Chemistry Didactics is the culmination of the three-tier university education. Is a targeted grounding in research activities focused on teaching and learning chemistry, which is based on deepening the knowledge of the chemistry didactics and of the relevant area of chemistry, pedagogy, psychology, computer science and other disciplines, to learn the methods of scientific work in the mentioned fields and will significantly contribute to a comprehensive improvement of the work of chemistry teachers at various levels of the education system, experts on curriculum creation and its evaluation in accordance with current scientific knowledge and research. -
PhD
Full-time
English
September 2020
Campus