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These scholarships are available from October 1st, 2015, initially for two years (subject to a satisfactory progress review after 12 months). An extension to a third year is subject to the availability of funds and a satisfactory review. BAGSS is a multidisciplinary Graduate School funded by the...
Bamberg Graduate School of Social Sciences (BAGSS), Bamberg, 23 December 2014
for the period of two years starting 1 November 2015. The positions are designed to provide intensive training and mentoring for research leadership and faculty service. The salary for the fellowships is E13 TV-L (100 %). JOB PROFILE AND EXPECTATIONS The fellows will be expected to accomplish the...
Bayreuth International Graduate School of African Studies - BIGSAS, Bayreuth, 10 February 2015
Doctoral students in the G3S should have a background in a discipline of the Department of Social Sciences (e.g. anthropology, cultural anthropology, middle eastern studies, political science, sociology, see also: g3s.unibas.ch). They may likewise be trained in interdisciplinary fields also...
University of Basel, Basel (Switzerland), 24 March 2015
Applications are invited for a 2 year postdoctoral position in humanistic ageing research at the Saxo Institute, Faculty of Humanities, University of Copenhagen (UCPH), starting on 1 June 2015 or as soon as possible thereafter. This position is part of theme 1 in the Center for Healthy Aging (CEHA)...
University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen (Denmark), 20 March 2015
to be appointed as soon as possible. Successful candidates are expected to establish and maintain an internationally recognized research agenda in the field of Cyber Trust and to develop TUM's scientific profile in security and reliability of ICT systems further. Organizations and corporations are...
TUM Department of Informatics, Garching, 20 March 2015
The Ruhr-Universität Bochum - Faculty of Social Sciences - invites applications for the position of a Junior Professor (W1) in Qualitative Methods of Social Science starting in the winter semester 2015/16. The Junior Professor in "Qualitative Methods of Social Science" applies qualitative methods in...
Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Bochum, 17 March 2015
Announcing Multiple Faculty Positions at the levels of Instructor, Assistant Professor, and Associate Professor in the Communication Program in the School of Science and Technology (SST) at Nazarbayev University (Astana, Kazakhstan). Join NU's accomplished international faculty, a cohort of...
Nazarbayev University, Astana (Kazakhstan), 6 March 2015
The "Alfried Krupp Senior Fellowships" will be awarded to outstanding senior scientists and scholars who are qualified by their achievements in research as well as in teaching. The "Alfried Krupp Junior Fellowships" will be awarded to highly promising younger post-doctoral scholars. Through the...
Alfried Krupp Wissenschaftskolleg Greifswald, Greifswald, 26 February 2015
Um ein Alfried Krupp Senior-Fellowship können sich durch her­aus­ragende Leistungen in Forschung und Lehre ausgewiesene Wissenschaftler/-innen bewerben. Die Alfried Krupp Junior-Fellowships werden an beson­ders quali­fizierte promovierte Nachwuchswissen­schaftler/-innen vergeben. Das Alfried Krupp...
Alfried Krupp Wissenschaftskolleg Greifswald, Greifswald, 26 February 2015
The Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences at the University of Potsdam calls for applications for its DFG Research Training Group on "Wicked Problems, Contested Administrations: Knowledge, Coordination, Strategy" (WIPCAD). Wicked problems create conditions of high complexity, uncertainty, and...
University of Potsdam, Potsdam, 25 February 2015
The core responsibilities of the professorship are research and teaching in the field of African History while complementing and expanding the existing thematic and regional foci of the Institute of African Studies. The institute - with its interdisciplinary orientation - belongs to the Faculty of...
University of Leipzig, Leipzig, 19 February 2015
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Magdeburg-Stendal University of Applied Sciences, Stendal, 5 February 2015
Full time. Temporary. Application closing date: April 22, 2015 In accordance with its strategy to support junior scholars and the development of individual research profiles of extraordinarily well qualified junior scholars from Germany and abroad, the University of Kassel offers this target group...
University of Kassel, Kassel, 22 January 2015
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, 8 January 2015