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These fellowships and scholarships are available from April 1st, 2015, for up to three years (subject to satisfactory progress reviews after 12 and 24 months). BAGSS is a multidisciplinary Graduate School funded by the German Science Foundation (DFG) as part of the German Excellence Initiative. We...
Bamberg Graduate School of Social Sciences (BAGSS), Bamberg, 14 August 2014
The starting date will be November 1, 2014. The positions are limited to two years; they may be extended by a third year. Each of the positions will coordinate a junior research group. The junior research groups are oriented towards one of the seven focus areas below: 1. Constructions of norms 2....
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU), Munich, 23 July 2014
The starting date will be November 1, 2014. The positions are limited to two years; they may be extended by a third year. Each of the positions will be integrated into a junior research group. The junior research groups are oriented towards one of the seven focus areas below: 1. Constructions of...
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU), Munich, 18 July 2014
The Freiburg Institute for Advanced Studies announces the following Individual FCFP fellowships for the academic year 2015/16 Junior fellowships (completed PhD plus initial - one to six years - post-doctoral experience) Senior fellowships (completed PhD plus a minimum of six years post-doctoral...
Freiburg Institute for Advanced Studies (FRIAS), University of Freiburg, Freiburg, 30 July 2014
The successful candidate is expected to represent the subject in research and teaching. He/She will have teaching respon­sibilities in all teaching programs of the Department of History. The occupant of the post will also be involved in the training of future teachers. Concepts for or knowledge of...
Goethe University Frankfurt, Frankfurt am Main, 14 August 2014
The professorship is endowed with a monthly stipend of up to 6,500 euro and round trip airfare to Germany as well as research and ad­ministrative assistance. The appointment is for a three- to six-month research stay in Braunschweig. The application deadline is October 1, 2014. Program information...
Georg Eckert Institute for International Textbook Research, Braunschweig, 14 August 2014
starting August 1st, 2015 or by mutual agreement.Candidates should have a track record of internationally recognized research in the field of political science, proven teaching excellence and the capability to contribute to public debates.The successful candidate will be expected to teach...
Universität St.Gallen, St. Gallen, 14 August 2014
Payment scheme: BesGr. W 2 What will your tasks be? The focus of this professorship will be a theoretical analysis of the recent history of urbanisation as well as of urban development and planning. This analysis requires understanding of all economic, social, political and cultural forces of...
HafenCity University Hamburg, Hamburg, 7 August 2014
The Free University of Bozen/Bolzano was founded in 1997 as a multilingual, internationally oriented institution. It is a non-state funded university, granted the authority to award university degrees by the Italian state. The university promotes the free exchange of ideas and scientific knowledge,...
Freie Universität Bozen - Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, Bolzano (Italy), 31 July 2014
The Institute for Employment Research (IAB) and the School of Business and Economics of the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg have set up a joint doctoral programme in labour market research. The course programme promotes theoretical and empirical methods at an advanced level. Additionally,...
Institute for Employment Research (IAB), Erlangen-Nuremberg, 28 July 2014
Required qualifications include excellent publications and research in Sociology or Political Science or related disciplines pertaining to the Frankfurt School tradition of Critical Theory. The candidate will be expected to contribute to all teaching programs of the department with a focus on both...
Goethe University Frankfurt, Frankfurt am Main, 24 July 2014
The successful candidate has to cover all areas of the discipline. Preference will be given to candidates displaying excellence in the combined fields of urban and spatial sociology. An additional task will be the continuation and development of the core area of urban research. Experiences in...
Technische Universität Darmstadt, Darmstadt, 24 July 2014
The candidate should be qualified to broadly cover sociology for undergraduate and graduate students in teaching and should have special research and teaching competence in risk research and technology assessment. In accordance with the research profile of the social science institute, the candidate...
University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, 24 July 2014
Requirements for this position are a PhD in Art History and a post-doctoral degree (Habilitation) or equivalent qualifications, preferably with a focus in French art.The designated salary for the position is based on “W3” of the German university scale or equivalent. The Goethe...
Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main, Frankfurt am Main, 22 July 2014
Help in organizing to Visit Galleries in Germany and other Art institutions in Germany, and other upcoming art trends in Germany.
Maldives National Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Berlin Germany, 22 July 2014
Candidates: We welcome candidates from various disciplines including history, anthropology, law, sociology, political science, geography, econo­mics, and area studies. Applicants should be at the postdoctoral level or senior scholars. We would like the proposed projects to employ a historical and...
Humboldt University, Berlin, 17 July 2014
The successful candidate is expected to cover the field of Church History in its full range in research and teaching. He/She contributes to the faculty's research project "Theologie Interkulturell". He/She participates in the university's integrated research projects related to religion. Since...
Goethe University, Frankfurt on the Main, 17 July 2014
The Graduate School "Human Development in Landscapes" at Kiel University, Germany (www.uni-kiel.de/landscapes) offers a unique research environment positioned at the interface of the Humanities, Natural, and Social Sciences. Research at the Graduate School addresses interactions between physical and...
Kiel University, Kiel, 17 July 2014
Your Job: Communication and coordination of EPPN activities with diverse international user groups and EPPN partners Administrative scientific support with the realization of user projects Organization and performing of project meetings, workshops and committee assemblies as well as support in...
Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH, Jülich, 16 July 2014
with self-designed projects in the natural sciences and engineering as well as in the humanities and social sciences. In principle, the positions could be established in any research area and shall enable the fellows to conduct an independent research project. Nevertheless, the integration in an...
University of Bremen, Bremen, 17 June 2014
UCD School of Business Permanent Post Applications are invited for a permanent appointment as Lecturer (above the bar) in Marketing, UCD School of Business.   The successful candidate will have a proven track record and will provide leadership in the following areas:   Research:  The Subject Group...
UCD School of Business, Dublin, 28 May 2014
UCD School of Business Permanent Post Applications are invited for a permanent appointment as Lecturer (above the bar) in Digital Marketing, UCD School of Business.   The successful candidate will have a proven track record in digital marketing and will provide leadership in the development of that...
UCD School of Business, Dublin, 28 May 2014