POST-DOCTORAL RESEARCH ASSOCIATE (M/F) IN PUBLIC POLICY AND INSTITUTIONS / ENVIRONMENTAL AND SUSTAINABILITY GOVERNANCE
starting as soon as possible, EG 13 TV-L (100%), for an initial duration of 36 months
Leuphana University Lüneburg (foundation under public law), invites applications for the position of a
Post-doctoral Research Associate (m/f)
(salary group EG 13 TV-L, full time)
in Public policy and institutions /
environmental and sustainability governance
starting as soon as possible for an initial duration of 36 months.
Professor Jens Newig’s research group on governance and sustainability (https://sustainability-governance.net/about/ ) is looking to employ a postdoc to support existing activities and to explore new research directions.
Situated within Leuphana University’s Faculty of Sustainability and the Center for the Study of Democracy, the research group engages in high-level research projects funded e.g. by the European Research Council (ERC) or the German Research Foundation (DFG), offering a vibrant interdisciplinary, social science focused research environment with excellent international contacts.
Tasks and responsibilities: Research in environmental and sustainability governance, contributing to the international visibility of the research group. Innovative topics and approaches are particularly welcome. Potential research themes and methods include:
Further tasks include:
For questions, please contact Prof. Dr. Jens Newig (email@example.com ).
Leuphana University of Lüneburg is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering heterogeneity among its staff. Disabled applicants with equal qualifications will be given priority consideration. We are looking forward to receiving your application.
Please address all selection criteria under clearly labeled headings in one paragraph (100-200 words) each. Please also send a CV (including publications), a 1-2 page exposé of planned research activities, scans of relevant certificates and transcripts (including Abitur / high school), up to three writing samples, and the names of up to three academic referees by 15 August 2018 in English language preferably electronically as one single PDF or by mail to:
Leuphana University of Lüneburg
Personalservice, Ms Corinna Schmidt
Subject: Post-doc Sustainability Governance