Category: Job offers

Permanent Post at University College Dublin

Assistant Professor in Political Economy of Inequality at UCD  School of Social Policy, Social Work and Social Justice Application deadline: 30 November 2016 at 17:00hrs (Irish Time) The successful candidate will contribute to the School’s graduate and undergraduate programmes. Specifically, the person will be required to: teach a graduate course in the political economy or economics of …

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Position as Professor of Public Policy/ Social Policy in Berlin

The Hertie School of Governance is a European Professional School for Public Policy. They are recruiting a Professor of Public Policy Deadline: 27 November 2016 The recruitment committee will consider profiles combining a disciplinary background in the social sciences (e.g. political science, sociology, economics) with expertise in comparative social policy analysis. We are open to various areas …

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1 Post-doc Scholarship at CeSO in Lueven, Belgium

Vacancy: Post-doc (2,5 years) for the project ‘Public Attitudes to the Welfare State: Russia and Europe Compared’ Centre for Sociological Research, KU Leuven, Belgium (Supervisor: prof Wim van Oorschot) The post-doc is expected to develop and contribute to analyses of Russian welfare attitudes in comparison with attitudes of people from a selection of European countries, as well …

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1 Fellowship at MZES University of Mannheim, Germany

Department A: ‘European Societies and their Integration’ at the The Mannheim Centre for European Social Research (MZES)  offers a 2-5 year Fellowship from 1 January 2017. Deadline for application: 2 October 2016.   The MZES is an interdisciplinary research institute of the University of Mannheim dedicated to comparative European social research and the analysis of European integration processes. …

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10 Positions for Early-Stage Researchers at the BIGSSS-departs Ph.D. Program in Bremen Germany

The Bremen International Graduate School of Social Sciences (BIGSSS) invites applications to its PhD program BIGSSS-departs (doctoral education in partnerships). The call is open until September 15, 2016. The program starts in February 2017. The contracts are 42 month time-limited work contracts. Accepted researchers are asked to move to Bremen to be present and participate in the …

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2 Fellowships at MZES University of Mannheim, Germany

Department A: ‘European Societies and their Integration’ at the The Mannheim Centre for European Social Research (MZES)  offers two 2-5 year Fellowships from September 2016. Deadline for applications: 2 April 2016.   The MZES is an interdisciplinary research institute of the University of Mannheim dedicated to comparative European social research and the analysis of European integration processes. …

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Post-doc vacancy at KU Leuven

VACANCY: Post-doc (3 years) for the project ‘Distorted knowledge? A study into bias-inducing practices in comparative social science research’. Centre for Sociological Research, KU Leuven, Belgium (Supervisors: prof Bart Meuleman and prof Wim van Oorschot)                Application deadline: 31 March, 2016 The research project’s main aim is to shed more light on how current research practices …

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Doctoral Fellowships BIGSSS starting Fall 2016

The Bremen International Graduate School of Social Sciences (BIGSSS) seeks candidates with strong academic abilities and a Master’s degree (or equivalent) in political science, sociology, or psychology and related social science disciplines for its Ph.D. program starting fall 2016. Application deadline is February 15, 2016. Successful applicants will pursue a topic in one of BIGSSS’ …

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PhD Vacancy Labour Markets Social Policy at Lueven University

Call for Applications: PhD-position “Comparative European Labour Markets and Social Policy Research” at KU Leuven, Belgium Deadline: 17 January 2016 The project addresses two main research questions: 1) what are the social divides in working conditions and job quality in European labour markets, and how have they developed in the past two decades? 2) what …

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Doctoral & Graduate scholarships available 2016

The Department of Social Policy and Intervention, University of Oxford is offering graduate scholarships for students wishing to pursue doctoral – DPhil – studies in an international and interdisciplinary centre of excellence in (comparative) social policy as well as social intervention and evaluation research.  Scholarships from october 2016 Deadline for applications: 22 January 2016 noon UK time. …

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