Vienna Graduate School of Finance PhD Scholarships

Posted on November 30th, 2016 in PhD, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 29 January 2017 Open to: Austrian and international students with a relevant Master’s program or a relevant equivalent degree program at a recognized Austrian or foreign post-secondary institution of education Scholarship: financial support is about 2000 Euro gross per month


Vienna Graduate School of Finance provides financial support to outstanding students from around the world. The VGSF programme is available for full-time PhD programme in Finance. The Vienna Graduate School of Finance is a center of excellence in Finance, located in Vienna, Austria. Its main activities are academic research and PhD education. VGSF faculty members are very well connected in the international Finance community.

Eligibility Successful completion of a relevant Master’s program or a relevant equivalent degree program in Finance at a recognized Austrian or... Read More »

PhD in Robotics and Embedded Systems

Posted on November 24th, 2016 in PhD, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: ongoing Open to: candidate with  a Master’s degree in mathematics, computer science, physics, or similar Scholarship: they are offering a competitive funding at 100% on the German employee scale


They are seeking an enthusiastic and talented PhD student to join the Robotics and Embedded Systems group in the Department of Informatics at the Technical University of Munich (TUM). The successful candidate is supposed to extract the adjacency matrix describing the functional connectivity of the spinal cord circuitry. While their general project is based on electrophysiological patch clamp measurements, the candidate will focus on graph theoretical analysis.

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The student will work in an enriching, interdisciplinary, and international collaborative framework at the leading department of informatics... Read More »

Ph.D in Food Science

Posted on November 22nd, 2016 in PhD, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 9 December 2016 Open to: graduates with a Master degree related to the subject area of the project (e.g. Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, pharmaceutical science and chemical engineering Scholarship: 3 year-position, covered by the Memorandum on Job Structure for Academic Staff


Department of Food, Faculty of Science at University of Copenhagen is offering a PhD scholarship in Food Science commencing February 1st 2017 or as soon as possible thereafter. The PhD student will be part of the EU-funded project “European Joint Doctorate in Food Science” (EJDFoodSci). EJDFoodSci is an Innovative Training Network (ITN) concerning the challenges malting and brewing. The scientific objective of the project is to reduce the environmental impact of malt and beer production by introducing innovative technologies that... Read More »

Post-doc Research Position at Copernicus Astronomical Center

Posted on November 22nd, 2016 in Jobs & InternshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 December 2016 Open to: candidates holding Ph.D. with strong mathematical background Position: one-year research position for work on accretion flows and jets


The Copernicus Astronomical Center is announcing an opening for a one-year research position with Professor Włodek Kluźniak for work on accretion flows and jets. Candidates must hold a Ph.D. , must have a strong mathematical background and must have won recognition for their work at least at the national level. Preference will be given to recent doctoral degree recipients. The expected employment term is January 2017 through May 2018.


Candidates must hold a Ph.D., must have a strong mathematical background and must have won recognition for their work at least at the national level. Preference will... Read More »

Six Doctoral Positions with Bielefeld University

Posted on November 15th, 2016 in PhD, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 November 2016 Open to: Applicants should hold a Master’s degree or equivalent in sociology, history, political science, social anthropology or gender studies Scholarship: 2 year part-time appointment (65% full-time equivalent, salary scale TV-L E13)

Description The Bielefeld Graduate School in History and Sociology (BGHS) is a joint institution of the Department of History and the Faculty of Sociology at Bielefeld University (Germany). The BGHS is a learning community of doctoral researchers and invites applications for six doctoral positions. The maximum duration is 3 years starting 1 April 2017. We are seeking highly motivated researchers with genuine interest in an academic environment that fosters creativity through interdisciplinary exchange. Successful candidates are expected to conduct research within the doctoral programme, and in the end... Read More »

16 PhD Scholarships at University of Copenhagen

Posted on November 9th, 2016 in PhD, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 22 January 2017  Open to: graduates who hold a Master’s degree of minimum two years Scholarship: covering both enrollment fee and salary


The Faculty of Humanities at the University of Copenhagen is inviting applications for 16 PhD scholarships starting 1 September 2017 for a period of up to three years. The applicant’s qualifications for the scholarship are evaluated by taking into account the applicants’ general educational and academic background such as the applicants’ grade average, thesis grade, language competencies, publications and other academic activities given by the curriculum vitae as well as the duration of study especially during the applicants’ MA programme.

In addition, the proposed PhD project and study plan will be evaluated by taking the following... Read More »

PhD Positions with IMDEA Networks Institute in Madrid

Posted on November 4th, 2016 in PhD, Scholarships, UncategorizedRespond to this post »

Deadline: 28 February 2017 Open to: young, aspiring researchers with B.Sc., M.Sc. or equivalent in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Telecommunications, Telematics or a related field Scholarship: total combined value of financial package of more than 150,000 EUR over five years


IMDEA Networks Institute is a networking research institute whose multinational team is engaged in cutting-edge fundamental science. As a growing, English-speaking institute located in Madrid, Spain, IMDEA Networks offers a unique opportunity for pioneering scientists to develop their ideas. IMDEA Networks is establishing itself internationally at the forefront in the “development of future network technologies and has already incorporated highly-reputed scientists. The researchers of IMDEA share the potential to shape the future of networking science over the... Read More »

The Swedish Institute Scholarships for the Western Balkans Programme

Posted on November 4th, 2016 in PhD, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 10 January 2017 Open to: PhD students and postdoctoral researchers from Albania, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Kosovo, Macedonia (FYROM), Montenegro and Serbia conducting part of their studies/research in Sweden within the field of social sciences Scholarship: SEK 15,000 (EUR 1,514) per month for PhD students and SEK 18,000 (EUR 1,816) per month for postdoctoral researchers


The SI Scholarships for the Western Balkans Programme aims at supporting advanced level studies and research within the field of social sciences in order to forge closer links between the Western Balkans and the European Union, and to contribute to strengthened democracy in the region.

The programme offers about 4 scholarships for the year 2017/2018 for part of PhD studies and postdoctoral research in Sweden.

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International Research Fellowships in Critical Digital and Social Media Studies

Posted on October 12th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 28 October 2016 Open to: current and future research leaders holding a PhD at the time of application Fellowship: a scholarship of £7,500 (minus taxes) for a period of a three months, airfare to and from London, the opportunity for independent, critical research, office space and access to the university’s library


The Research Fellowship Programme is one of the key features of the Westminster Institute for Advanced Studies’ (WIAS) and it attracts and brings together current and future academic leaders. It enables fellows to undertake independent and collaborative research on original topics in a stimulating academic environment in London.

Applications for fellowship research projects in the field of critical social and digital media research for the duration of... Read More »

DAAD Scholarships in Germany for Development-Related Postgraduate Courses

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

Deadline: 1 October 2016 Open to: young professionals working either for a public authority or a state or private company in a developing country Scholarship: monthly payments of EUR 750 for graduates or EUR 1,000 for doctoral candidates


The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) provides scholarships in Germany for international students for a range of postgraduate courses at German Universities which aim at providing academically educated young professionals from developing countries with further specialized studies. With its development-oriented postgraduate study programmes, the DAAD promotes the training of specialists from development and newly industrialised countries. Well-trained local experts, who are networked with international partners, play an important part in the sustainable development of their countries. They are the best guarantee for a better... Read More »