Deutsche Vereinigung für Politikwissenschaft
Veröffentlicht am: 21.02.2020

Doctoral Positions (f/m/d)

Universität Konstanz, Exzellenzcluster "The Politics of Inequality“, Konstanz

Bewerbungsfrist: 15.04.2020

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Doctoral Positions (f/m/d)

(part-time 65%, TV-L E13, 1+3 years, starting date: October 2020)


The Cluster offers doctoral positions to highly motivated graduates with an outstanding Master’s degree or equivalent, obtained in a field which is relevant to the Cluster’s research agenda.

PhD Candidates pursue their doctoral research projects independently or as part of the project teams in one of the Cluster’s research projects. Successful candidates will have the opportunity to join the new Graduate School of Social and Behavioural Sciences (GSBS), which will be established in the fall of 2020. The Cluster “The Politics of Inequality” offers a vibrant international and interdisciplinary research environment and community.

Your application, which must be sent by 15 April 2020, must include the following documents:

  • full curriculum vitae
  • official transcript of records for all studies
  • degree certificates
  • a one-page statement of purpose detailing your intended research project and its fit with the Cluster’s research program, in particular its research areas
  • proof of English proficiency
  • and two separate letters of recommendation.

The Graduate School of Decision Sciences handles the application process. Full information on the necessary application documents and requirements, as well as the online application portal, can be found here.

Questions regarding the application can be directed to the Cluster’s Managing Office via e-mail.

The full posting is available for download here.