Deadline: 31 December 2016
Open to: creatively thinking students, holding a degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Business Administration, Economics, Marketing, or a related field
Venue: 6 months internship, Düsseldorf, Germany
Join trivago and help shape the future of the world’s largest online hotel search. Apply today and work with the latest technology and with colleagues from over 60 countries. Want an insight into the search engine marketing practices at the world’s largest hotel search? Trivago looking for an intern who can help to create the best possible campaigns. With the aim of creating optimized, well-targeted campaigns, you will learn how to interpret metrics and KPIs and conduct various performance-measuring tests. As you gain an in-depth understanding of our keyword bidding algorithm, you... Read More »
Deadline: 1 August 2016
Open to: graduates of MA or PhD (or LLM) in social sciences preferably International Relations, Political Science, European Studies, Economics
Remuneration: placing of young graduates in selected host institutions for a period up to 6 months, starting November 2016
The Albanian Institute for International Studies (AIIS) seeks applications for the position of Researcher/Project Coordinator, in the framework of the Open Society Initiative for Europe’s Think Tank Young Professional Development Program for MA and PhD graduates. AIIS has been ranked for 4 years in a row as one of the best think tanks in Central and Eastern Europe.
Residents in Albania during the entire period of the program, the position is in-office and full time (in Tirana);
Graduates of MA or PhD (or LLM) in social sciences... Read More »
Deadline: 25 July 2016
Open to: citizens or residents of one of the following states: Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Macedonia, Montenegro; with MA, an LLM or a PhD degree in political science, European studies, economics, law, environmental studies etc.
Fellowship: length of the program is six months, dependent upon the chosen research topic; starting in November 2016
The European Policy Centre (CEP) is launching a call for young professionals in the fields of social sciences and humanities for a six month, full-time, Research Fellowship, as a part of the Think Tank Young Professional Development Program. The Research Fellow will, under the guidance of an experienced mentor, have the opportunity to be involved in all CEP’s research activities during the fellowship.
The... Read More »
Deadline: 9 September 2016
Open to: anyone interested in the topic
Venue: 27– 28 October 2016, Barcelona, Spain
AQR-IREA is pleased to announce the 2016 Barcelona Workshop on Regional and Urban Economics, to be held in Barcelona on October 27-28, 2016. The workshop will be focused on innovation and the spatial diffusion of knowledge with emphasis in collaboration networks. Its aim is to bring together researchers in urban and regional economics who are working in topics where the broad concept of the geography of innovation plays a fundamental role.
Particular attention will be paid to papers dealing with the mechanisms and actors of knowledge diffusion (knowledge spillovers, networks, technological collaboration, and knowledge relatedness). Although the Workshop will focus on empirical papers, theoretical studies are also... Read More »
Deadline: 15 October 2016
Open to: holders of Ph.D. in Economics earned during 2012-2016 or Economics Ph.D. students in advanced stages of their dissertation work
Venue: 03– 07 January 2017, Georgetown University, Qatar
International migration is one of the most exciting topics to explore in social science research. Why some people leave, why others stay, what are the repercussions of migration for the sending and the receiving economies, for the migrants themselves, and for their families, and which policies to enact when influencing migration is deemed desirable from a social welfare point of view are themes that invite disciplined inquiry.
The main purpose of the School is to induce participants to think rigorously, creatively, and in non-conventional ways on various approaches to... Read More »
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;
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... Read More »
Deadline: 16 May 2016
Open to: doctoral students from the Caucasus and Central Asia
Scholarships: EUR 300 per month for three years and a travel grant of up to EUR 500
CIFE and the Institut für Europäische Politik (IEP) start the PhD Support Programme “The EU, Central Asia and the Caucasus in the International System“ (EUCACIS). Funded by the Volkswagen Foundation and the Erasmus+ Programme, it offers scholarships for three years to twelve excellent postgraduates who are working on a doctoral thesis in political science, contemporary history or economics on a topic of the programme’s focus at a university in the Southern Caucasus or Central Asia (including Afghanistan, the Kashmir region in India, and the autonomous region Xinjiang in China).
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Deadline: 8 May 2016
Open to: students currently enrolled in Master’s degree programs in Political Science, International relations and economic and other relevant fields (including young professionals) from NATO member and partner countries
Venue: 10-15 July 2016, Měřín, Czech Republic
NATO SUMMER SCHOOL 2016 12th Annual PSSI Summer School, in cooperation with NATO Public Diplomacy Division “NATO Beyond the Warsaw Summit: Adapting to the New Realities”. Summer School is based on presentations, interactive workshops and simulations with internationally recognized security experts from both academia and government fields.
Agenda includes topics such as: Warsaw summit NATO in a new strategic environment Hybrid Warfare and Article V Transatlantic partnership Cyber Security Future of Ukraine Crisis management simulation.
Among the confirmed speakers are:
Heidi Meyer, Political Advisor to... Read More »
Deadline: 20 April 2016
Open to: candidates no older then 35 years who hold an academic degree of higher education in a related academic field, with advanced level of English
Scholarship: full tuition fee waiver, stipend and housing allowance
The OSCE Academy in Bishkek is a regional centre for post-graduate education, capacity building, research, and dialogue. The OSCE Academy, created by the Memorandum of Understanding between the OSCE and the Government of Kyrgyzstan, is supported by Norway, Finland, Germany, the USA, Denmark, Canada and other OSCE participating states. Its MA Programmes are designed for young people who wish to broaden their education in the areas of politics, security, international relations, conflict prevention, international development, economics and governance.
The academic year starts on 1 September... Read More »
Deadline: 8 April 2016
Open to: college juniors and seniors, though some departments also accept graduate students and law school students
Remuneration: competitive salary and performance-based bonuses, full benefits
The American Chamber of Commerce Macedonia’s mission is to strengthen the voice of international business in Macedonia, to promote a sustainable, predictable and competitive business landscape through advocacy and events as well as sharing best practices. The AmCham is looking for Policy and Communication Manager. The executive office consists of just 3 team members, so flexibility is important. Roughly 40% of the Policy and Communication Manager’s time will be spent on policy/advocacy activities, 40% on communications and 20% on event-related activities.
The roles and responsibilities:
Working closely with the Executive Director to coordinate and... Read More »