PhD/EngD Support

Currently, there are over 100 e/MTIC PhDs, spread across different research domains.

We want to support them with a PhD Task Force whose goal is to promote e/MTIC, strengthen the community, and voice the needs and feedback of the PhDs and EngDs to the Steering Team.

Frequently Asked Questions

Here you can find the questions about your PhD/EngD life from who was in your position before you.
You cannot find what you are looking for or you just want to contact us? Write an email to

⇒ Who are the other PhDs and EngDs in my research domain?

You can take a look at each research domain page to get a list of people currently working in that area.

⇒ How can I add e/MTIC to my professional profiles?

Currently, we are active on LinkedIn and TU/e has a PURE profile for each researcher. We have a guide for that.

⇒ What are the next events organized by e/MTIC?

If you started recently your PhD/EngD, we organize an introductory session to the e/MTIC environment every 4 months.
The next introductory session date is on 8th of February 2023, 12:00 to 14:00, TU/e Disruptor building (em Multimedia paviljoen) 0.35.

We organize conferences and poster events, and participate actively in the life of Eindhoven, but also organise social events for our e/MTIC members.
The next social event will be the CSI Games on 16th of February 2023, 15:30, TU/e Senaatzaal. Register here

If you are interested in other e/MTIC events, keep an eye on this page here.


Inside e/MTIC we organize mandatory courses regarding privacy, IP, data management, and other topics relevant to your work.
Please register here soon as possible.

⇒ How can I follow e/MTIC activities?

You can subscribe to our newsletter here (we promise to send you a few emails over the year) or you can follow us on LinkedIn.

⇒ I need help with contracts and paperwork of e/MTIC members

Sometimes interacting with parties that have different objectives and business rules may be very difficult and time-consuming.

We are here to help, and we are actively working to create a list of contacts for different bureaucratic issues, in the meantime, you can directly contact us at

⇒ I am struggling with my work, what can I do?

Working in academia and research can be exhausting. At TU Eindhoven you can find someone to support you concerning time management, research planning, work/life balance, and mental health support.

  • Under the PROOF program you can find courses organized by the university on various work management topics.
  • Here instead you can find all the support you need for challenging situations, confidential advisors, and career coaching.

⇒ I am finishing my PhD/EngD, what's next?

Don't worry, many possibilities are in for you. Soon  we will a present a webpage to read the stories of our Alumni who now work within the e/MTIC ecosystem and also in other organizations.

Meet the PhD Task Force Team members

Vasudha Nallajarla

Luca Cerina

Iris Cramer

Steven Beumer

Daniek van Aarle

Chantal Schoen