Deutsche Vereinigung für Politikwissenschaft
Veröffentlicht am: 13.01.2022

Research Associate for the Project “Political legacies of wartime victimization” (DFG funded)

Faculty of Business, Economics and Social Sciences, Department of Social Sciences, Universität Hamburg, Hamburg

Bewerbungsfrist: 11.02.2022

Institution: Faculty of Business, Economics and Social Sciences, Department of Social Sciences

Salary level: EGR. 13 TV-L

Start date: 01.04.2022, fixed until 28.02.2025 (This is a fixed-term contract in accordance with Section 2 of the academic fixed-term labor contract act [Wissenschaftszeitvertragsgesetz, WissZeitVG]).

Application deadline: 11.02.2022

Scope of work: part-time

Weekly hours: 65% of standard work hours per week


Duties include academic services in the project named above. Research associates may also pursue independent research and further academic qualifications.

Specific Duties

The project focuses on the long-term political effects of experiences of violence, especially sexualized violence, on political attitudes and behavior. To explore these effects, the project team will design and implement a multi-generational survey and conduct qualitative interviews. Research will be conducted in eastern Germany and one international comparison case (either Poland, Russia, or Bosnia). The research fellow will be involved in all aspects of the project, including the design of the questionnaires, data analysis, and drafting. For his/her thesis, the research fellow will specialize on one aspect of the project that will allow her/him to make an independent contribution

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