World Bank Group Young Professionals Program

Posted on June 5th, 2017 in Jobs & InternshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 28 July 2017 Open to: candidate enrolled for PhD or Master degree and having relevant work experience Remuneration: an internationally competitive salary, based on their education and professional experience

Description

The Young Professionals Program (YPP) is a starting point for an exciting career at the World Bank Group.It is a unique opportunity for younger talent who have both a passion for international development and the leadership potential to grow in fascinating top technical and managerial roles in the World Bank Group (WBG). The program is designed for highly qualified and motivated individuals skilled in areas relevant to WBG technical/operations such as economics, finance, education, public health, social sciences, engineering, urban planning, agriculture, natural resources and others.

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Kluge Residential Fellowships in Humanities and Social Sciences 2017

Posted on June 2nd, 2017 in FellowshipRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 July 2017 Open to: Women over 18 Venue: United States

Description

The John W. Kluge Center at the Library of Congress invites qualified scholars to conduct research at the Kluge Center using the Library of Congress collections and resources for a period of four to eleven months. Established in 2000 through an endowment of USD 60 million from John W. Kluge, the Center is located in the splendid Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress.

The Kluge Center furnishes attractive work and discussion space for Kluge Chair holders, for distinguished visiting scholars, and for post-doctoral Fellows supported by other private foundation gifts. Residents have easy access to the Library’s specialized staff and to the intellectual community of Washington.

The Kluge Center especially encourages humanistic... Read More »

Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships

Posted on May 31st, 2017 in Fellowship, PhD, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 20 September 2017 Open to: foreign citizens, permanent residents of Canada and Canadian citizens Scholarship: 70,000 CAD per year (taxable)

Description

The Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship program in Canada provides funding to the very best postdoctoral applicants, both nationally and internationally, who will positively contribute to the country’s economic, social and research-based growth. The objective of the Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships program is to:

Attract and retain top-tier postdoctoral talent, both nationally and internationally; Develop their leadership potential; Position them for success as research leaders of tomorrow. Eligibility Canadian citizens; Permanent residents of Canada; Foreign citizens. Scholarship (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

70,000 CAD per year (taxable) for the duration of 2 years (non-renewable). 

How to Apply?

It is the applicant’s responsibility to ensure that the application is complete, including all host institution documents and referee assessments. An application is completed through the following... Read More »

Research Internship at Max Planck Institute

Posted on May 5th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 7 May 2017 Open to: international students Remuneration: interns will get 380 EUR month

Description

Applications are invited for Research Intern­ships at Max Planck Insti­tute for Human Deve­lop­ment Cen­ter for Adap­tive Ratio­na­lity in Germany. Enroll­ment in Psy­cho­logy, Eco­nom­ics or a related sub­ject at a European uni­versity is required. The internship is offered in the fields of Busi­ness Sci­ence, Eco­nom­ics and Law, Hu­man­it­ies and So­ci­al Sci­ences and Psy­cho­logy. The cen­ter for Adapt­ive Ration­al­ity dir­ec­ted by Ralph Her­twig at the Max Planck Insti­tute for Human Devel­op­ment is invest­ig­at­ing vari­ous aspects of judg­ment and decision-mak­ing. We are seek­ing applic­ants for two research intern­ships. Research intern­ships typ­ic­ally last 3 months. The anti­cip­ated start date is June 1st, 2017

Eligibility Enroll­ment in Psy­cho­logy, Eco­nom­ics or a related sub­ject at... Read More »

Stanford University Knight Hennessy Scholars

Posted on May 3rd, 2017 in Master, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 27 September  2017 Open to: citizens of all countries Scholarship: full funding tuition, stipend and related academic expenses

Description

Each year up to 100 high-achieving students (50 in the first year) who are independent thinkers, display purposeful leadership, and have a civic orientation will receive full funding to pursue a graduate education at Stanford.

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You are eligible to apply to the Knight-Hennessy Scholars program if you are applying to enroll in a full-time graduate degree program at Stanford

Pursue any graduate degree at Stanford, from PhDs in arts, education, engineering, humanities, or social sciences to professional degrees in business, law, or medicine; Build skills in leadership and communication that will empower you to work across disciplines and to scale creative solutions... Read More »

Call for Papers: Journal of Social Sciences (JSS)

Posted on April 7th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: ongoing, but the deadline for the next issue is April 30 Open to: all established professors as well as early career researchers Costs: no fee

Description

The Journal of Social Sciences (JSS) is an official scholarly referred multi-disciplinary and peer-reviewed scientifically indexed journal of the Faculty of Social Sciences published by International Black Sea University, issued twice a year. The JSS publishes original scholarly works (neither published nor being under consideration by any other publisher) in the field of social sciences concentrating on political, social, economic and legal issues as well as area studies, especially focusing on the wider Black Sea region.

The aim of the Journal is to analyze different issues and provide readers with new perspectives on topics... Read More »

OSF Eurasia Programme Fellowships at The University of Tartu

Posted on April 3rd, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 04 May 2017 Open to: citizens of Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine and Uzbekistan Fellowship: travel, visa, accommodation, health insurance and living costs during the fellowship period. Specifically, the PhD candidate will receive a monthly scholarship of EUR 1200, while the Post-Doctoral Fellow will receive a net salary of EUR 1500 per month

Description

The University of Tartu (Estonia) announces a call for applications for doctoral candidates and PhD-holding academics in the Social Sciences for a five-month fellowship at the Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies, supported by the Eurasia Programme of the Open Society Foundations. The purpose of the fellowship program is to enable scholars from the target countries to develop analytical and research skills and build international networks by participating in... Read More »

Transatlantic Postdoctoral Fellowship

Posted on January 30th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 27 February 2017 Open to: citizens of the U.S., Canada or Europe Scholarship: monthly stipend, allowance for health insurance and one time travel allowance

Description

The Transatlantic Postdoctoral Fellowship for International Relations and Security (TAPIR) is open for doctoral students of the U.S., Canada or Europe. Fellowships research focuses on topics of international relations and international peace and security issues. Fellows will be supervised by a researcher at each host institute while being integrated into the relevant research units or projects.

Fellows will have the opportunity to work on issues of major and immediate political significance and to publish their work in journals or paper series that will be read by decision-makers worldwide. The fellowship aims to involve fellows actively in the work... Read More »

UNESCO-IHE’s Fellowship Programmes

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

Deadline: 31 January 2017 Open to: NFP countries Scholarship: covers all costs associated with completing an 18 month Master of Science study programme

Description

The UNESCO-IHE is seeking applications for its Netherlands Fellowship Programmes (NFP) with an aim to promote capacity building within organisations in 51 countries by providing training and education through fellowships for professionals. UNESCO-IHE offers four accredited Master of Science programmes, with a total of 17 specialisations.

Water Management: The scientific study of water resources with practical planning and management skills – Urban Water and Sanitation – Water supply, sanitation and water engineering and management, particularly in urban areas; Environmental Science – Conservation and prudent use of natural resources for the benefit of society – Water Science & Engineering – Hydrological... Read More »

Membership and Governance Coordinator

Posted on December 26th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 11 January 2017 Open to:  individual with commitment to women’s rights and equality between women and men Remuneration: a gross salary of 2700,00 EUR/month

Description

The European Women’s Lobby is the largest umbrella organisation of women’s associations in the European Union, gathering over 2000 women’s groups. The EWL has members in all 28 EU Member States and three of the candidate countries. The EWL campaigns for a feminist Europe which promotes women’s rights and equality between women and men in the European Union. The EWL is seeking to recruit a Membership and Governance Coordinator to support EWL and its member organisations to work better together through supporting effective governance and supporting member development and networking.

Eligibility Excellent organisational, time management and project management... Read More »