4 PhD Scholarships at Law Department, Sweden

Deadline: 1 March 2011
Open to: applicants admitted to postgraduate studies


An employed doctoral student shall be devoted to his or her own postgraduate research. Other duties at the faculty which relate to teaching and administrative work may be included within the scope of the employment (to a maximum of 20%).


A requirement for employment as doctoral student is that the applicant must be admitted to postgraduate studies. To this extent, the applicant’s ability to successfully complete the doctoral studies will be decisive. The regulations governing the employment of doctoral students may be found in Chapter 5, §§ 1-7 of the Higher Education Ordinance.


* completed application forms for admission to postgraduate studies, and employment as doctoral student (forms available on the faculty website www.jur.uu.se/ under “Research education”),
* a signed and witnessed curriculum vitae,
* certified copies of degrees obtained and other relevant documents,
* a description of the doctoral project with a time schedule for the entire period of study, and
* a substantial piece of written work e.g. undergraduate degree final essay (or similar),
* all documents attached to the application should be translated into English or Swedish.

The application should be sent , preferrably by e-mail to: [email protected] , or by fax + 46 18 471 2000, or by mail to: Registrar´s Office, Uppsala University, Box 256, SE-751 05 UPPSALA, Sweden.


Torbjörn Ingvarsson
Director of Studies
phone: +46 18-471 2019
e-mail: [email protected]

Christina Andersson
phone: +46 18-471 2054
e-mail: [email protected]

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