|Location:||Munich - Germany|
|Funding for:||UK Students, EU Students, International Students|
|Funding amount:||Pay is based on 65% of TV-L E13.|
|Placed On:||31st January 2023|
|Closes:||2nd April 2023|
The Chair of Comparative Political Science (Prof. Dr. Nicole Bolleyer) at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich (LMU) at the Geschwister Scholl Institute of Political Science is advertising with a start date of 1st October 2023 two positions of Doctoral Researcher (M/F/D)
The positions (65%, TV-L E13) ought to be filled as doctoral positions.
Implementation of a dissertation project that aligns with central themes of the ERC project CIVILSPACE (https://cordis.europa.eu/project/id/101001458).
Contribution to the publication of research results (individually and in teams) in the context of the CIVILSPACE project.
Contribution to administrative tasks in the context of the CIVILSPACE project and at the Chair of Comparative Political Science.
There is the possibility to gain teaching experience in the area of comparative and European politics.
An excellent MA degree in the social sciences (broadly defined) is essential, preferably in areas related to the CIVILSPACE project.
A strong dissertation proposal and, relatedly, research goals in thematic areas relevant to CIVILSPACE. See for more information about the current project team and staff at the Chair of Comparative Political Science generally: https://www.en.gsi.uni-muenchen.de/chairs/comparative/index.html
A good knowledge of cross-national data analysis (quantitative and/or qualitative) and a keen interest in survey research and experimental methods are essential. Prior knowledge in the latter areas and knowledge in advanced quantitative methods are desirable.
Fluency in English is essential. Knowledge of additional (project-relevant) European languages (especially other than German) is desirable.
Excellent organizational skills and the ability to work independently and in teams. Prior experience of working in cross-national, comparative research projects is desirable.
Pay is based on 65% of TV-L E13.
The posts ought to be filled by 1 October 2023 and are restricted to a duration of three years (probation 6 months), with the possibility to extend each post for another six months.
Your workplace will be in the center of Munich and is well connected through public transport. Disabled candidates are in case of equal qualification preferred. Women are particularly encouraged to apply.
Please submit the following in English:
The submission deadline is Sunday 2 April 2023. Please submit your application per Email (in 1 PDF, max. 5MB) to the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich, Chair for Comparative Political Science, Ms. Zwerger, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Interviews are currently planned for 20 and 21 April 2023. To allow for the participation of all project partners in the selection process the interviews will take place via zoom.
If you have any questions, please get in touch with Professor Dr. Nicole Bolleyer (Nicole.Bolleyer@gsi.uni-muenchen.de).
To learn more about working & living in Germany, please visit: www.jobs.ac.uk/germany
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