PhD workshop


The International Sustainable Development Research Society (ISDRS) and the University of Nanjing would like to welcome early career researchers, including doctoral and master students, to present their work in a one-day PhD Workshop to be held on June 25, 2019 (the day before the main Conference starts), at Nanjing University, School of Environment.

The aim of the workshop is to support early career researchers working on sustainable development related topics by providing them with an arena for discussion of their on-going research projects with peers and senior academics. Any early career researcher attending the 25th ISDRS Conference, whose abstract was accepted and paid the conference fee, is eligible to register for this PhD workshop.

People interested in attending the PhD workshop should send an application e-mail by April 15, 2019 to with the subject "PhD Workshop ISDRS 2019".

The application e-mail should contain the following information:

  1. Title of the research work;
  2. Author name and affiliation;
  3. Conference track;
  4. The scope (MSc, PhD or other type of research) and goal of the research work (50-100 words);
  5. The main research question(s) (50-100 words);
  6. Main challenges faced by your research until now (50-150 words);
  7. The main expectations regarding input from the colleagues and senior researchers during the workshop (50-150 words).

The number of participants is limited to 40.