Deadline: 4 September 2016
Open to: candidates with Masters level in social sciences (similar to the 3 + 2 Bologna process)
Scholarship: fully salaried positions, according to the national Danish collective agreement
The Department of Intercultural Communication and Management (ICM) invites applications for one Ph.D. position exploring the relationship between corporate sustainability and governance.
Applications are invited from suitably qualified students intending to explore:
1. The relationship between sustainability and corporations; particularly how corporations can undermine or contribute to economic, social and environmental sustainability,
2. How corporations’ sustainability impacts are regulated by markets, civil society and governmental actors, and
3. How corporations contribute to, and extend, wider governance systems for sustainability.
Department is particularly interested in research which examines the impact of new ethical,... Read More »
Deadline: 1 October 2016
Open to: candidates who have completed a PhD in the fields of the humanities and social sciences coming from: Afghanistan, Belarus, China, Kasakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Mongolia, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, and Uzbekistan
Fellowship: a monthly stipend of EUR 750, accommodation in Sofia, travel, visa and insurance costs and research expenses
CAS Sofia is an independent Institute with international and multidisciplinary profile. Located in Sofia, Bulgaria, it promotes high-level scholarship in the social sciences and the humanities. In addition to supporting focus-group research, CAS Sofia invites outstanding scholars to pursue their individual research projects during in-residence periods of up to five months. The invited Fellows participate in the intellectual life and the scholarly community of the Centre (Bulgarian and foreign fellows) while working... Read More »
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
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 »
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
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 »
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
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 »
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
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 »
Deadline: 10 July 2016
Open to: young people aged 18 to 35
Venue: 30 September – 2 October 2016, Trieste, Italy
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 »
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
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 »
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
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 »
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
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 »