PhD and Postdoc Positions at University of Bremen - Germany

The Bremen International Graduate School of Social Sciences (BIGSSS) invites applications to its Ph.D. and Post-doc program.

Successful applicants for the Ph.D. and Post-doc Fellowships will pursue a topic in one of BIGSSS’ five Thematic Fields:

  • Global Integration
  • Integration and Diversity in the New Europe
  • Social Integration and the Welfare State

  • Attitude Formation, Value Change, and Intercultural Communication
  • Life-Course and Lifespan Dynamics.

    21 PhD Stipends/Fellowships

    The Bremen International Graduate School of Social Sciences seeks candidates with strong academic abilities and a Master’s degree (or equivalent) in political science, sociology, psychology, law, economics, mass communication or other social science disciplines. Ph.D. stipends of 1250/month for 36 months, contingent on successful completion of each year are offered.

    6 - 8 Post-doc Stipends/Fellowships

    Candidates pursuing English-language publication projects either from their dissertation (by making findings available to an international audience through a book or journal article) or from a new project are being sought.

    Post-doc stipends of 1500/month may run from 3 to 12 months.

    The competition is open to candidates who have received a doctorate in political science, sociology, psychology, law, economics, mass communication or other social science disciplines within the last 5 years, or who can be expected to finish prior to commencing their post-doc stay.

    Non-German students are strongly encouraged to apply.

    Applicants with disabilities who are equally qualified will be favored.

    Applications may be sent until 1 March to the following address:

    Bremen International Graduate School of Social Sciences,
    Prof. Dr. Steffen Mau, Founding Dean
    Universität Bremen
    PF/PO Box 330440
    28334 Bremen
    Germany

    For further details, and application materials, contact: PhD and Postdoc Positions at University of Bremen - Germany

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