Research Doctorate PHD

Board of directors

The Board

The Board consists of 5 professors from the Politecnico di Milano and the Head of the PhD School staff. The Board is responsible for:

  • defining and certifying the quality of the Degree Programmes with the assistance of the Reference Committee and international reviewers;
  • assisting the individual Degree Programmes in stipulating agreements with outside bodies and promoting international cooperation agreements (together with the International Relations Center of the Politecnico di Milano);
  • coordinating and promoting interdisciplinary activities between the Degree Programmes including the delivery of three cross-disciplinary courses (Epistemology, Management of Research, Seminars on Research Policies and Institutional Actors);
  • adopting measures to coordinate and reinforce the communication system of the individual Degree Programmes;
  • acting as a point of reference for the doctoral candidates in matters which cannot be solved at the level of the individual Degree Programmes;
  • supporting the interaction between doctoral students / doctors and industry and promoting the placement of doctoral candidates (with the assistance of the Association of Ph.D. students of the Politecnico di Milano);
  • supervising the administration of centralized activities related to the Doctoral Programmes.

Board of the School of Doctoral Programs:

  • Prof. Paolo Biscari - Director
  • Prof. Andrea Bonarini - Member
  • Prof.ssa Bianca Maria Colosimo - Member
  • Prof.ssa Carolina Di Biase - Member
  • Prof. Alberto Guadagnini - Member
  • Mr. Claudio Duran - PhD School Staff  - Member and Secretary 

Head of the PhD School

Prof. Paolo Biscari
phd-dean@polimi.it
Ph. 02 2399.9712 (secretary) - 02 2399.9716