Junior Officer at Local Governments for Sustainability in Germany

Posted on August 31st, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 12 September 2016 Open to: candidates with academic background: a completed degree in international development, public relations, public administration, urban planning, or urban mobility with knowledge of sustainable transportation issues Remuneration: annual salary of EUR 22,000-30,000 before tax and social insurance fees


ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability is the world’s leading network of over 1,500 cities, towns and metropolises committed to building a sustainable future. The EcoMobility Team in the ICLEI World Secretariat is searching support for the implementation of current projects, including the EcoMobility Alliance and the EcoMobility World Festival and Congress (Kaohsiung, October 2017) and/or advancing this working area in general, to strengthen the entire team.

The position will have both a thematic and administrative... Read More »

Geo.X Research School PhD and PostDoc Positions in Germany

Posted on August 30th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 October 2016 Open to: candidates who have a MSc degree or equivalent at the time of appointment in at least one of the following fields as well as a strong affinity with interdisciplinary research: Earth Sciences, Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Social Sciences, or related fields Scholarships: the salary is determined by the collective bargaining agreement for public employees in Germany


The Geo.X open call creates a cohort of junior researchers pursue research together in an interdisciplinary context. The overlap between the methodological field of Data Science and the geoscientific research topics Natural Hazards and Risks and Geo-Bio-Interactions is the focus of this first call. This interdisciplinary focus covers two of the four Geo.X research topics and bridges... Read More »

Trilateral Youth Forum “The German-Polish-Russian Trialogue”

Posted on August 25th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 August 2016 Open to: participants from Germany, Poland and Russia
, 18-26 years old Venue: 23–29 October, 2016, Wroclaw, Poland


Do you want to take an opportunity to voice your opinions and present your ideas to political and diplomatic representatives from Germany, Poland and Russia? Are you interested in participating in a diverse programme that includes workshops, excursions and intriguing discussions in the fields of media, politics, culture and economy? Do you want to develop new project ideas?  Do not miss out an opportunity to apply for the fourth Trilateral Youth Forum “The German-Polish-Russian Trialogue” that will be held in Wroclaw – this year’s European Capital of Culture! The working language is English; knowledge of German, Polish and Russian is an advantage.

Topics of... Read More »

PhD Program at Cologne Graduate School of Ageing Research

Posted on August 24th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: on a rolling basis Open to: applicants with a Diploma or Master’s or equivalent degree in biology, biochemistry, biophysics, bioinformatics, bio-engineering and medical biology or related fields Scholarships: during the first three months, a tax-free scholarship of EUR 1,468/month is paid, after that, students receive a contract of employment


The aim of the Cologne Graduate School of Ageing Research is to provide comprehensive training in the field of ageing research. They offer a unique curriculum with emphasis on basic scientific logic, critical thinking, but centred on the exciting current research into the biology of ageing and age-related diseases.

The Graduate school offers an international research environment and is characterized by outstanding ageing research, excellent supervision, early independence in research and... Read More »

3-Months Internship at International Nuremberg Principles Academy

Posted on August 2nd, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: applications are accepted throught the year Open to: candidates with studies in a subject relevant to event organization, press, and scientific research area and with knowledge of MS Office Remuneration: compensation based on the number of hours worked per week


The International Nuremberg Principles Academy (Nuremberg Academy) is a foundation established to promote international criminal law and is based at the site of the Nuremberg Trials, the birthplace of modern international criminal law. The International Nuremberg Principles Academy is seeking individuals on an ongoing basis for 3-month internships to support the individual areas of event organization, press, and scientific research.

The Nuremberg Academy makes it a special priority to work with countries and societies that face challenges in international criminal law. Founders... Read More »

Youth Exchange: Moving Borders

Posted on July 29th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 16 August 2016 Open to: young people aged 18-24, from Germany, Poland and Ukraine Venue: 16-25 September 2016, train ride Berlin-Warsaw-Lviv


The Moving Borders Train rolls again! For the second time a seminar with and for young people from Germany, Poland and Ukraine to reflect on the meaning of boundaries in their societies during a train journey between these three countries. Would you like to question the borders that affect you? Are you interested in transdisciplinary and intercultural issues important to you and your European friends?

Borders in our lives are not only limited to their political and administrative functions. Ideological, cultural, religious, social or language differences can create boundaries which emphasize existing divisions and often spoil any form of... Read More »

Heinrich Böll Foundation Scholarships 2016

Posted on July 28th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 September 2016 Open to: students in all subjects who are pursuing a first degree (Bachelor, Staatsexamen, Diplom) and who earned their university entrance qualification in Germany Scholarship: EUR 597 plus EUR 300 book allowance per month or EUR 1,050 per month basic scholarship plus EUR 100 per month research costs allowance


The Heinrich Böll Foundation grants scholarships to approximately 1,000 undergraduates, graduates, and doctoral students of all subjects and nationalities per year, who are pursuing their degree at universities, universities of applied sciences (‘Fachhochschulen’), or universities of the arts (‘Kunsthochschulen’). Scholarship recipients are expected to have excellent academic records, to be socially and politically engaged and to have an active interest in the basic values of the foundation: Ecology and sustainability, democracy and human rights, self determination and justice.

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PhD Positions at The Graduate School for East and Southeast European Studies

Posted on July 22nd, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 August 2016 Open to: candidates with very good graduate degree, independent research project within the fields of interest to the graduate school and with knowledge of German and English Scholarship: monthly stipend of EUR 1,365, plus travel funds, grants for material costs, child-care expenses


The Graduate School for East and Southeast European Studies is a cooperative venture organized by the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität (LMU) Munich and the Universität Regensburg. The School is funded by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) as part of the German Excellence Initiative and started in November 2012. Research at the Graduate School is conducted in three broad interdisciplinary fields:

Origins and Forms of Social and Political Change; Cultural Systems; Infrastructure, Migration and Transfer of Knowledge.

Research at the Graduate School focuses particularly... Read More »

Danube Summer School 2016

Posted on July 22nd, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 July 2016 Open to: postgraduate students, students in the last years of the undergraduate studies or recent graduates with strong interest in the Danube Region’s politics, economy, culture and history Venue: 25-30 September 2016, Ulm/Neu Ulm, Germany


The Danube Summer School is the result of the work of several institutions, associations and engaged individuals. Since the European Commission adopted the EU Strategy for the Danube Region (EUSDR) in 2010, there has been a growing demand for individuals who understand this complex region as well as the structures of the EU and other international and national institutions.

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Since the other macro region of the EU the Baltic Sea Region had its own postgraduate study program... Read More »

Dialogue across Borders – Overcoming Borders through European Integration

Posted on July 15th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 17 July 2016 Open to: youth (18 – 29 years old) from France, Germany, Kosovo and Serbia Venues:  Cologne, Germany – September 6-11, 2016 | Nice, France – November 20-26, 2016 | Belgrade, Serbia & Pristina, Kosovo – March 4-12, 2017


Altea France in association with Centre international de formation européenne (CIFE), Youth Initiative for Human Rights ( YIHR) and Community Building Mitrovica (CBM) opened the call for upcoming programme funded by the French German Youth Office (OFAJ).

The programme consist of a series of 3 workshops intended for youth (18-29 years old) from France, Germany, Kosovo and Serbia. The programme targets youth who are interested in international communication, mass media and/or solving issues regarding dialogue between communities, countries and European organizations.

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