Fellowship Programme for PhD and Post-doctoral Researchers in Turkey

Posted on July 20th, 2016 in Fellowship, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 August 2016 (first term) / 07 October 2016 (second term) Open to: international highly qualified PhD students and young post-doctoral researchers to pursue their research in Turkey in the fields of Natural Sciences, Engineering and Technological Sciences, Medical Sciences, Agricultural Sciences, Social Sciences and Humanities Fellowship: 12 months, grant of 2,500 Turkish Liras /865 USD

Description The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK) grants fellowships for international highly qualified PhD students and young post-doctoral researchers to pursue their research in Turkey in the fields of Natural Sciences, Engineering and Technological Sciences, Medical Sciences, Agricultural Sciences, Social Sciences and Humanities. The program aims to promote Turkey’s scientific and technological collaboration with countries of the prospective researchers. Preference will be given to candidates who demonstrate... Read More »

CEP Research Fellow: Young Professional Development Program

Posted on July 13th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 25 July 2016 Open to: citizens or residents of one of the following states: Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Macedonia, Montenegro; with MA, an LLM or a PhD degree in political science, European studies, economics, law, environmental studies etc. Fellowship: length of the program is six months, dependent upon the chosen research topic; starting in November 2016

Description

The European Policy Centre (CEP) is launching a call for young professionals in the fields of social sciences and humanities for a six month, full-time, Research Fellowship, as a part of the Think Tank Young Professional Development Program. The Research Fellow will, under the guidance of an experienced mentor, have the opportunity to be involved in all CEP’s research activities during the fellowship.

The... Read More »

Winter School on the Analytics and Policy Design of Migration

Posted on July 5th, 2016 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline:  15 October 2016 Open to: holders of Ph.D. in Economics earned during 2012-2016 or Economics Ph.D. students in advanced stages of their dissertation work Venue: 03– 07 January 2017, Georgetown University, Qatar

Description

International migration is one of the most exciting topics to explore in social science research. Why some people leave, why others stay, what are the repercussions of migration for the sending and the receiving economies, for the migrants themselves, and for their families, and which policies to enact when influencing migration is deemed desirable from a social welfare point of view are themes that invite disciplined inquiry.

The main purpose of the School is to induce participants to think rigorously, creatively, and in non-conventional ways on various approaches to... Read More »

Institutional/Individual Consultancy at UN Children’s Fund

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

Deadline: 30 June 2016 Open to: applicants with University degree, preferably in behavioural science, education or social sciences; with at least 5 years of professional experience Remuneration: the fee will be paid upon the submission of the deliverables

Description

The UN System in Montenegro is committed to partnering with the Government of Montenegro and other relevant stakeholders in designing programmatic interventions for further improvement of the environment for youth empowerment and participation. UNICEF Montenegro participates in the Joint UN Youth Programme with a broad range of programmes: from quality education and introduction of social and emotional skills in educational curricula and empowering adolescent boys and girls through innovation and social entrepreneurship, to policy level interventions across various sectors.

Purpose of the... Read More »

World Youth Forum: “Right to Dialogue 2016”

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

Deadline: 10 July 2016 Open to: young people aged 18 to 35 Venue: 30 September – 2 October 2016, Trieste, Italy

Description

The Forum 2016 focuses on the topic “Work/labor”, considered from different points of view: in the economic perspective, as a function of the productive processes; in the cultural perspective, as a function of a specific way to conceive such processes; finally as human labor: the worker beyond the work.

“The work and the city” refers to the general frame of the debate if by “city/citizenship”. Meaning the whole of the relations between the subjects and the spaces they inhabit (also the work spaces), their potentialities of recognition, rights, values, histories, memories, identities, communities.

All interested are invited to present... Read More »

Program Coordinator for the Roma Graduate Preparation Program

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

Deadline: 6 June 2016 Open to: young people with University degree, preferably in Social Sciences or Humanities Remuneration: competitive salary, as well as a dynamic and international academic environment

Description

Central European University (CEU) is a graduate research-intensive university specializing primarily in the social sciences. It is located in Budapest, and accredited in the United States and Hungary. CEU’s mission is to promote academic excellence, state-of-the-art research, and civic engagement, in order to contribute to the development of open societies in Central and Eastern Europe, the former Soviet Union, and other emerging democracies throughout the world.

The Roma Graduate Preparation Program (RGPP) is an intensive 10-month program that prepares outstanding Roma graduates with an interest in social sciences and humanities to compete for places on Master’s-level... Read More »

Research Fellowships from Wellcome Trust

Posted on May 27th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 6 July 2016 Open to: postdoctoral or PhD scholars who sponsored by an established and normally senior member of the department Fellowship: research expenses and a salary, plus appropriate employer’s contributions

Description

Wellcome Trust is currently inviting applications for its Research Fellowships with an aim to support humanities and social science scholars at all stages of their career but not in an established academic post, who wish to undertake a period of research in any area of human and animal health. Strong preference is given to applicants with a good prospect of achieving an academic career in the field.

The maximum duration is three years full-time equivalent. The awards are full-time but may be awarded on a part-time basis if a case can... Read More »

PhD Scholarship in Entrepreneurship and Organisation-Creation

Posted on May 9th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 June 2016 Open to: applicant with completed the Masters degree before commencing PhD at CBS; fluent in English and have background in the social sciences Scholarship: the salary level and appointment is determined by the Ministry of Finance’s collective agreement with the Central Academic Organisation

Description

Copenhagen Business School invites applications for a vacant PhD scholarship within the field of Entrepreneurship and Organisation-Creation.

MPP is a modern research department with the ambition to make the research in management at an internationally qualified level known to students, companies, public institutions, and research colleagues. A creative, multi-disciplinary dialogue that challenges the various academic disciplines and perspectives ties research at the department together. A rich dialogue with social sciences and humanities distinguishes the Department. This... Read More »

PhD Scholarships at Koç University in Turkey

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

Deadline: 1 July 2016 Open to: Turkish and international students interested in an academic position or industry Scholarship: full annual tuition exemption, monthly living stipend, accommodation, meal card, private health insurance, office space and laptop, and coverage of thesis related expenses

Description

Koç University was founded in 1993 as a non-profit private university in Istanbul, Turkey. In the twenty years since its establishment, Koç University has become one of the leading universities in Turkey, distinguished by notable contributions to the elevation of education, knowledge and service both domestically and beyond. The university’s faculty consists of Turkey’s most established senior researchers and PhD’s from elite research institutions worldwide.

Scholarships are available for qualified students in all Graduate Schools; Sciences, Engineering, Social Sciences, Business and... Read More »

PhD Position in Innovation and Sustainable Development at Aalborg University

Posted on March 23rd, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 10 April 2016  Open to: applicants who hold a degree equivalent to a Danish Master’s degree in the field of Social Sciences, such as Economics, Business Administration, Economic Geography, Economic History, Innovation Studies or similar. Fellowship: appointment and salary in accordance with the Ministerial Order on the Appointment of Academic Staff at Universities

Description

At The Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Business and Management, a position as PhD fellow within the field of innovation, development and renewable energy is open for appointment from 1 May 2016 or as soon as possible thereafter. The workplace is Aalborg University, Campus Copenhagen.

The preliminary theme of the position is: Global Value Chains in Renewable Energy: Lead Firm Strategies for Sub-Saharan Africa. The PhD student... Read More »