PhD award

The Beta PhD Prize is awarded to the PhD who defended the best PhD thesis of Beta during the past year.

The Beta Board invites all teams of supervisors and co-supervisors to nominate a PhD who defended his/her Beta thesis in the previous year under their supervision. All supervisors are allowed to nominate only 1 PhD and the nomination needs to be accompanied by a letter of recommendation and the written notice of approval by the members of the PhD defense committee. The Beta Board nominates the final finalists, after which the Beta PhD Award declares the final winner.

The selection criteria for the best Beta PhD thesis are:

  • Scientific quality
  • (Scientific) originality
  • Quality of presentation
  • Scientific relevance

 

Award winners
Katrin Eling (2015)
Frank Karsten (2014)
Nikky Kortbeek en Bob Walrave (2013)
Peter van de Ven (2012)
Anne Rozinat (2011)
Christian Günther (2010)
Albert Douma (2009)
Ana Karla Alves de Medeiros (2008)
Johan van Leeuwaarden (2006)
Andrei Sleptchenko (2004)
Finalists Awards
Maximiliano Udenio (2015)
Joachim Arts (2014)
Sharon Dolmans (2014)
Frank van den Heuvel (2014)
Peter Hulshof (2014)
Michiel Jansen (2013)
Marieke van den Tooren (2012)
Peter Vanberkel (2012)
Youssef Boulaksil (2011)
Leendert Kok (2011)
Roland de Haan (2010)
Ingrid Vliegen (2010)