EUME Postdoctoral Fellowship

Posted on May 11th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 May 2017 Open to: scholars of art history, history, literature, philology, political philosophy, political science, religion and sociology Scholarship: receive a monthly stipend, organisational support regarding visa, insurances, housing

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The Middle East in Europe (EUME) is the exploration of political, social, religious and cultural links between Europe and the Middle East in history and the present. The  Fellowships are available to pursue the postdoctoral programme and its intended primarily for scholars of art history, history, literature, philology, political philosophy, political science, religion and sociology who want to carry out their research projects in connection with the Berlin program for the research program Europe in the Middle East—The Middle East in Europe (EUME).

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Call for Essays: Citizenship and Territoriality

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Deadline: 10 May 2017 Open to: students, scholars and other interested individivuals Benefits: being published in the online magazine Unsere Zeit

Description

This call for essays by Unsere Zeit magazine encourages students, scholars, and other folks to compose analytically sound and stylistically engaging essays on the relationship of citizenship and territoriality. Bridging the gap between academic and public discourse, the CfE aims at laying intellectual groundwork for progressive politics and activism.

We invite people to share their analysis of the status quo and vision for the future regarding our relationship with the world we live in. We aim for an open and multifaceted, intelligent and intelligible debate about what citizenship means and could mean in our and future times.

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Summer University for Young Professionals 2017

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Deadline: 24 May 2017 Open to: young professionals within the field of international relations, political science, security studies and other relevant fields primarily from V4, Ukraine, Western Balkans and other partner countries Price: 150 EUR (Accommodation, local transport and three meals per day fully covered. Organizers will be able to partly cover the travel costs)

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STRATPOL Summer University is tailored for young professionals within the field of international relations, political science, security studies and other relevant fields primarily from V4, Ukraine, Western Balkans and other partner countries. The event is designed as a high-profile interactive course consisting of study visits, lectures, workshops, and discussions led by international experts with a proven background in decision-making, diplomacy, academia, NGOs and media.

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Apply for PoSIG – Joint Master Degree!

Posted on April 19th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 21 May 2017 Open to: students from the Western Balkans who have completed their Bachelor studies prior to 31 August 2017 Scholarship: tuition fees and living expenses

Description

The Joint Master PoSIG offers the students the opportunity to receive a joint diploma with at least one EU partner University signing it. Prospective students shall read below the documents to be submitted during the first phase of applications. Applications will be opened from 25 March 2017 until 21 May 2017 to all interested students who already obtained at least a Bachelor’s degree in political science and/or closely related fields (180 ECTS) and have at least 15 ECTS of methodology courses. Students that have not yet got their BA can... Read More »

Administrative Assistant for the ERC Project

Posted on April 17th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 May 2017 Open to: candidates having excellent command (written and spoken) of English, German or French Remuneration: highly competitive salaries

Description The University of Luxembourg invites applications for the following position at the Faculty of Language and Literature, Humanities, Arts and Education (FLSHASE) – Administrative assistant for the ERC project “Electoral Legacies of War: Political Competition in Postwar Southeast Europe” hosted by the Institute of Political Science (ELWar). Eligibility The candidate will be part of a multilingual team. S/he must, therefore, have excellent command (written and spoken) in English, as well as of German or French. Command of Luxembourgish language will be of advantage, as will be the command of any of the languages of Southeast Europe; Excellent organisational and communication skills; Academic background with proven success; Previous... Read More »

OSCE Research Fellowship

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Deadline: 1 May 2017 Open to: graduate students between the ages of 21 and 26 Fellowship: stipend of EUR 564 + housing

Description

The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe Parliamentary Assembly International Secretariat regularly engages eight or nine graduate students of political science, law and international relations from universities in OSCE countries as Research Fellows. Fellowship positions are granted for six month periods.

Students join the International Secretariat in order to gain practical experience in the field of international affairs, and the Assembly, in turn, benefits from increased language capacity as well as a strong research capacity.

Eligibility

The Secretariat mainly recruits graduate students between the ages of 21 and 26 with strong research and writing abilities and... Read More »

Corruption in Eastern/Southeastern Europe and Latin America

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Deadline: 31 January 2017 Open to: researchers from disciplines such as history, anthropology, economics, political science or sociology Venue: 29 June – 1 July 2017, IOS Regensburg, Germany Description In much of today’s media discourse, corruption serves as a short-hand explanation for almost every political problem. Low levels of development, social injustice, a lack of security or even setbacks in the struggle against terrorism – in all these fields corruption is seen as a key factor operating in the background. The social sciences, and to some degree the humanities as well, have responded to this trend by intensifying research on the topics of corruption and governance. While previous research has often been quantitative and normative, newer work takes the difficulties and complexities of transforming... Read More »

Six Doctoral Positions with Bielefeld University

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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 »

Ralph P. Hummel Doctoral Research Scholarship Award

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Deadline:  1 December 2016 Open to: doctoral students working on dissertations using phenomenological or other interpretive approaches in public administration, social policy and planning, political science, organization theory, and related fields Award: up to USD 1000

Description

In recognition of Ralph P. Hummel’s intellectual contributions to public administration, social policy, political science, and organization theory, the Institute of Applied Phenomenology in Science and Technology (IAP) has established the Ralph P. Hummel Doctoral Research Scholarship Fund to be used to support interpretive doctoral dissertation research. The Public Administration Theory Network (PATNet) endorses and supports the fund.

Eligibility

Applicants are limited to doctoral students working on dissertations using phenomenological or other interpretive approaches in public administration, social policy and planning, political science, organization theory, and... Read More »

Radio Internship in Nantes, France

Posted on November 3rd, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: application process ongoing Open to: high-level bilingual (In French) Students in Journalism, Media & Communications, Political Science or European Studies; interested in European issues Venue: 27 February – 13 July 2017, Nantes, France

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EURADIONANTES is a media based in Nantes, France, that focuses on European News and Information, in order to make European politics relevant on a local scale and to contribute to the awareness of Europe. The Euradionantes team is composed of several young journalists who come from all over Europe and receive a full training on radio equipement at the radio station in Nantes. They are coached by French professional journalists, who have had years of experience in journalism. Since 2007, more than 200 interns have... Read More »