|Location:||Berlin - Germany|
|Placed On:||14th September 2021|
|Closes:||30th September 2021|
The Centre for Fundamental Rights at the Hertie School seek to fill the position of a
Postdoctoral Researcher (f/m/div)
Algorithmic Fairness for Asylum-Seekers and Refugees (AFAR)
on full-time and/or part-time basis (30 - 40 hours/week).
The contract shall commence as of 01 November 2021 or as soon as possible thereafter. The total duration of the contract is 42 months, envisaged to run initially for 24 months on full-time (40 h/w) basis, with a further 18 months on part-time (30 h/w) basis. The successful candidate will be based at the Hertie School Berlin as a member of the School’s Centre for Fundamental Rights.
The AFAR research project is funded by the Volkswagen Foundation as part of its "Challenges for Europe" programme. The Researcher will form part of a team based at the Hertie Centre for Fundamental Rights. The project is led by the Principal Investigator (PI), Professor Cathryn Costello. Read more about the project here.
You will work collaboratively with the PI and other members of the AFAR research group to accomplish the general aims of the AFAR Project as set out in the Project Description (available on request). In particular, you will, working closely with the PI and other members of the AFAR research group, and:
For details of the essential and desirable qualifications of the candidate sought, see the full call for applications here.
For more information on the Hertie School as an employer, see www.hertie-school.org.
Please submit your application including a CV, a cover letter describing your interest in and qualification for this position, three references (at least two from academics who are familiar with your research), a research proposal and two writing samples (i.e. a chapter of the PhD thesis or other scholarly paper, in total 6,000 – 10,000 words) by using the Apply button below.
The deadline for full consideration is 30 September 2021.
Please contact Cathryn Costello, Professor of Fundamental Rights and Co-Director of the Centre for Fundamental Rights, for further information on the position.
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