Deadline: 31 August 2016
Open to: Master degree holders in political science and sociology
Fellowship: includes the tuition fees, office space, travel grants plus a salary, currently starting with per month app. DKK 23.770 (app. 3,160 EUR) up to DKK 28.964 (app. 3,860 EUR)
The Department of Business and Politics at Copenhagen Business School invites applications for a vacant PhD scholarship within the overall field of Business and Politics. The PhD project should focus on one of the 4 research themes of the Department:
- Business, Organizing and Governance;
- Civil Society;
- Money and Markets;
- Public Policy and Institutions.
The recruited PhD candidate will be attached to the Department of Business and Politics, which emphasizes international and comparative research on states, economies, corporations, and other organizations that are involved in the governance of political and economic matters.
- The candidate should have a basic training at the Masters level;
- An educational background in the political or social sciences is necessary;
- The applicant must have successfully completed the Master’s degree before commencing a PhD at CBS;
- The applicants must be fluent in English.
- A PhD scholarship runs for a period of 3 years, and includes teaching obligations equivalent to a 1⁄2 year’s work (624 work hours);
- The scholarships are fully salaried positions, according to the national Danish collective agreement;
- The scholarship includes the tuition fees, office space, travel grants plus a salary, currently starting with per month app. DKK 23.770 (app. 3,160 EUR) up to DKK 28.964 (app. 3,860 EUR) depending on seniority, plus a pension contribution totaling 17,1 % of 85 per cent of the base salary.
How to apply?
In order to apply fill in the online application form which must include:
- A 5 page project description;
- A presentation of an original research question, a description of the initial theoretical framework and methodology, a presentation of the suggested empirical material as well as a work-plan;
- Copies of a Master’s degree certificate or other certificates of a corresponding level;
- A brief curriculum vitae (CV);
- A list of papers and publications (if applicable), and one copy of a selected written work (e.g. Master’s thesis);
- Documentation for English language skills.
Further information on the official website.