PhD Position in Political Science is open at University of St.Gallen in Switzerland and it is targeted for International students. Full details:
School(Institutions/ Country): University of St. Gallen | Switzerland
Level: PhD Degree
Field(s): Political Science
Deadline: October 1st , 2013.
Funded By: Swiss National Science Foundation
Beneficiaries(Target Groups): PhD Position in Political Science is targeted for International students.
‣ Award No: Not Specified
‣ Scholarship Duration: The position is initially limited to one year and will be extended to three years conditional on satisfactory performance.
‣ Scholarship covers: Please visit their main website.
‣ The project examines individual attitudes toward financial bailouts and explores the individual-level and policy-specific factors that affect mass opinion on the Eurozone bailouts.
‣ The start date is December 1st, 2013 or by agreement.
‣ The position is initially limited to one year and will be extended to three years conditional on satisfactory performance.
‣ join a highly motivated research team based at the University of St. Gallen;
‣ be expected to complete various competitive academic training programs, for example, the Swiss Program for Beginning Doctoral Students offered by the Study Center Gerzensee and to attend PhD courses at the University of St. Gallen and at summer schools.
‣ be responsible for a component of a larger study on mass support for financial bailouts;
‣ present your research internally and at both national and international conferences.
To avail PhD Position , candidates must meet the following criteria:
‣ an excellent MA degree in political science, economics, or statistics/methodology;
‣ analytical skills and a thorough understanding of modern political science theories;
‣ knowledge of and experience with quantitative methods (ideally in causal inference or experimental techniques and/or survey methods);
‣ very good writing skills;
‣ must have a good command of the English language;
Scholarship Application Method
‣ Apply electronically.
‣ Please send your application to Michael Bechtel (michael.bechtel-at-unisg.ch).
‣ Scholarship Applications are due by October 1st , 2013.
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Scholarship Tags: 2013, International, PhD, Poltical, Science, Switzerland, University
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