Princeton University Fellowship for Scholars

Posted on August 16th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 September 2017 Open to: applicants already holding the PhD degree Fellowship: stipend of USD 86,600

Description

The Princeton Society of Fellows, an interdisciplinary group of scholars in the humanities, social sciences, and selected natural sciences, invites applications for the 2018-2021 Fellowship competition.

Eligibility a) Applicants already holding the PhD degree at time of application: You must have received your degree between January 1, 2016 and September 15, 2017: The receipt of the PhD is determined by the date on which you fulfilled all requirements for the degree at your institution, including the defense and filing of the dissertation.You will be asked to upload a document on the application site with evidence of completion of all requirements for the PhD degree (either your formal PhD certificate or a degree... Read More »

Call for Proposals: Junior Researcher in Residence in Munich, Germany

Posted on July 6th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 September 2017 Open to: academic staff members and scholarship recipients from the fields of humanities, cultural studies and social sciences at LMU Munich Benefits: every researcher in residence has access to material expenses of up to EUR 15,000

Description

As part of the support program for young scholars, the Center for Advanced Studies at LMU Munich (CASLMU) is offering research stays for the summer term 2018 as Junior Researcher in Residence.

The funding program „Junior Researcher in Residence“ at the Center for Advanced Studies is aimed at outstanding young scholars of the LMU, in particular from the fields of humanities as well as cultural and social sciences, who, on the one hand, are looking to reach a wider university and... Read More »

The European Union, Turkey and its Wider Neighbourhood PhD Workshop

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

Deadline:  1 August 2017 Open to: PhD students of political science, international relations as well as economics, history, law and social sciences Venue: 17-18 October 2017 at Institut Barcelona d’Estudis Internacionals (IBEI) – Spain

Description

Several interconnected crises are profoundly affecting relations between the European Union and Turkey. The refugee crisis, the failed coup attempt in Turkey of July 2016, the UK’s aspiration to exit the European Union, Turkey’s Constitutional referendum, bilateral tensions between Turkey and individual EU Member States, the unravelling neighbourhood and rising Eurosceptic trends on both sides are just the most recent examples.

Although Turkey has always been an integral part of Europe’s history, a contrasting mix of conflict and cooperation, has been at the heart of the dense relationship between Turkey... Read More »

Post-Doctoral Research Grants in Social Sciences and Humanities

Posted on June 28th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 August 2017 Open to: international PhD students Grant: EUR 2,000 per month

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As part of the partnership between the Gerda Henkel Stiftung and the Collège d’études mondiales, two post-doctoral grants will be awarded, for a period of 12 months, to two young researchers living outside of France.

The Collège d’études mondiales is a center of exchange and reflexion for researchers in the Social Sciences and Humanities. The institution faces head-on the methodological, epistemological and conceptual changes demanded of those who interpret contemporary phenomena.

These post-doctoral researchers will be received by one of the Chairs or one of the research initiatives at the Collège d’études mondiales in Paris. Hence, researches of the candidates should imperatively respond to the... Read More »

Research Fellowship at the University of Antwerp

Posted on June 26th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 11 July 2017 Open to: candidates holding at least a Master’s Degree in social sciences Benefits: a Ph.D. scholarship for 4 years

Description

The Herman Deleeck Centre for Social Policy (CSB) of the University of Antwerp is offering a Research Fellowship at the University of Antwerp and looking for an enthusiastic and competent researcher in the field of migration (m/f). The purpose of the Herman Deleeck Centre for Social Policy (CSB) is to acquire empirically and theoretically substantiated insights into the functioning of welfare state institutions in a changing socioeconomic, demographic, ecological, and political environment. The central focus of the Centre is in the analysis of inequality and poverty.

You will be part of the migration team of the Centre... Read More »

World Bank Group Young Professionals Program

Posted on June 5th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond 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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The following are... Read More »

Kluge Residential Fellowships in Humanities and Social Sciences 2017

Posted on June 2nd, 2017 in ArchiveRespond 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 ArchiveRespond 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

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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 ArchiveRespond 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 »