|01 Oct 2017 for 3 years
|11 Jun 2017
|Type of Position
|Field of Research
|Political Science, International Relations, History, Sociology or Legal Studies
|The Research Training Group ‘World Politics: The emergence of political arenas and modes of observation in world society’, funded by the German Research Council (DFG), invites applications for
10 doctoral positions (fixed-term, starting October 1, 2017, E13 TV-L).
Doctoral position tasks:
We are looking for highly motivated researchers with doctoral projects that fit in the Research Training Group (RTG). The RTG invites original proposals from the fields of Political Science/International Relations, History, Sociology, and Legal Studies that contribute to its research programme (for detailed information, please consult http://www.uni-bielefeld.de/soz/iw/gk/index.html).
An inter-disciplinary orientation of research projects is encouraged. The RTG’s working language is English. Successful candidates are expected to complete their doctoral dissertations within three years. The RTG offers an intensive research environment. In addition to employment, it offers limited support for organizing workshops, conference travel, and research stays abroad. There are also limited opportunities for some post-doc funding after completing the doctoral dissertation within three years.
Terms of employment
Bielefeld University is particularly committed to the career development of its employees. It offers attractive internal and external training and further training
– an academic degree (Master or equivalent) in Political Science, IR, History, Sociology or Legal Studies
– an excellent command of English
|Language of Dissertation