2014 Phd Research Fellowships In Social Anthropology At University Of Oslo In Norway and applications are open until 1 February 2014. Department of Social Anthropology invites applications for two PhD research fellowships at University of Oslo in Norway. Duration of PhD fellowship is 2-3 years which includes pay grade 50 – 57 per annum, good pension benefits under the Norwegian Public Service Pension Fund scheme and good welfare benefits. Applicants must have at least five years higher education including a two-year master’s degree or equivalent in social anthropology as well as good spoken and written command of a Scandinavian language and/or English is required. Full details:
School(Institutions/ Country):Department of Social Anthropology, University of Oslo | Norway
Level: PhD Degree
Field(s): social anthropology
Deadline: 1 February 2014.
Funded By:Department of Social Anthropology, University of Oslo
Beneficiaries(Target Groups): 2014 Phd Research Fellowships are targeted for Norwegian and international applicants.
‣ Award No: Two PhD Research Fellowships in Social Anthropology will be offered.
‣ Scholarship Duration: The Department of Social Anthropology invites candidates to apply for two four- year or three-year program.
‣ Scholarship covers: •Pay grade 50 – 57 (NOK 416 600 – 468 400 per annum) •Academically stimulating working environment •Good pension benefits under the Norwegian Public Service Pension Fund scheme •good welfare benefits
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2014 Phd Research Fellowships
‣ The Department wishes to recruit two PhD candidates with excellent research qualifications within Social Anthropology.
‣ Applicants should relate to one or more of the Department’s core research areas. Information about the core areas can be found on the Department’s website.
‣ The successful candidates are expected to strengthen the research area(s) they relate to, and to contribute to and participate in research activities at the Department.
‣ Each position is for four years and will include 25% teaching, supervision and examination. A three-year position without teaching can be offered to candidates where the Department does not have suitable work load, e.g. because of teaching language.
‣ The University of Oslo aims to achieve a balanced gender representation in the workforce and to recruit individuals with immigrant backgrounds.
2014 Phd Research Fellowships
‣ Applicants must have at least five years higher education including a two-year master’s degree or equivalent in social anthropology.
‣ The successful candidates must participate in the research training organized by the Faculty of Social Sciences (the PhD programme) and undertake research that will lead to the award of a PhD in social anthropology.
‣ Applicants are referred to the Guidelines for appointment as a PhD candidate at a university or university college.
‣ The two successful candidates will automatically be accepted for the PhD programme.
‣ Applicants must have good spoken and written command of a Scandinavian language and/or English.
‣ When evaluating the application, emphasis will be given to the project description, as well as the applicant’s academic and personal prerequisites to carry out the project.
‣ A good match between the candidate’s proposal and the Department’s activities and areas of competence is a main selection criterion along with the quality of the proposal and the qualifications of the candidate.
‣ Interviews will be held during the appointment process.
‣ Applicants are required to apply online.
‣ Scholarship Applications are due on 1 February 2014.
‣ Application forms and guidelines can be download from the official website
‣ It is important to read the application procedure, and visit the official websites (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.
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