Research Positions for DFG International Graduate Program in Germany, 2015


Research Positions for DFG International Graduate Program in Germany, , and applications are submitted till September 30, 2014 . DFG invites applications for research positions (PhD fellowships and a postdoctoral position) for a current international graduate program i.e. “The World in the City: Metropolitanism and Globalization from the 19th Century to the Present”. The value of PhD fellowship is 1,365 Euro / month for a maximum of three years) and for Post-doc position, salary is determined by qualifications TV-L E 13/14, full time, two years. Fellowships for three years and Post-doc position will be for two years. Full details:

School(Institutions/ Country): | Germany

Level: PhD & Postdoctoral Research Program

Field(s): “The World in the City: Metropolitanism and Globalization from the 19th Century to the Present” is the title of the current German Research Foundation -funded international and interdisciplinary graduate program, based at the Technical University of Berlin. The IGK hopes to close this research gap and offer a relevant contribution to interdisciplinary urban research within 4 thematic areas (architecture and urban planning; migration and mobility; knowledge and communication; environment and sustainability). The specific focus of the second phase (2015-2018) centers on notions of temporality.

Deadline: September 30, 2014

Funded By: German Research Foundation (DFG), Germany

Beneficiaries(Target Groups): Research Positions for DFG International Graduate Program is targeted for Citizens of Germany

Benefits(Value/ Inclusions):

Award No: Up to12 fellowships for PhD candidates and 1 Post-doc position will be available.

Scholarship Duration: Fellowships for three years and Post-doc position will be for two years.

Scholarship covers: The value of PhD fellowship is 1,365 Euro / month for a maximum of three years) and for Post-doc position, salary is determined by qualifications TV-L E 13/14, full time, two years.

Description

‣ The DFG-sponsored International Graduate Research Program (IGK 1705/1) “The World in the City: Metro-politanism and Globalization from the Nineteenth Century to the Present” is now accepting applications for the fellowships and positions during its second phase, beginning May 1, 2015.

Metropoles have always been dense and complex spaces characterized by heterogeneous populations,central economic and political functions, as well as by an abundance of material and cultural resources.

Eligibility

To apply for Research Positions for DFG International Graduate Program, candidates should meet the following criteria:

‣ PhD candidates must complete their qualifying degree (MA, Magister, Diploma) by May 2015.

‣ Postdoctoral applicants must have successfully completed their PhD (degree in hand) by May 2015.

‣ The program languages are English (and German). All applicants must be proficient in English.

‣ Applicants must also be proficient in any other languages necessary for their proposed research projects.

Notification:

‣ Interviews with shortlisted candidates will be conducted in early December.

Scholarship Application Method

‣ Please email your application files which include application form, letter of intent (max. 1 page), research proposal (5-8 pages), CV, transcripts, the names and email addresses of two potential referees in one compiled document entitled ‘yourlastnameIGK2014′ to: igk-at-metropolitanstudies.de.

‣ Scholarship Applications are due on September 30, 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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