18/01/2019

PhD position in European Politics

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    ETH Zurich
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    EconomicsPolitical economy
    Juridical sciencesEuropean law
    Political sciencesOther
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    17/02/2019 19:48 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Switzerland › Zurich
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time

PhD position in European Politics
The position is funded by the EU H2020 project “Integrating Diversity in the European Union” (InDivEU), Work Package “The Evolution of Differentiated Integration: Patterns, Causes and Effects”. The prospective PhD student will join the European Politics research group (headed by Frank Schimmelfennig) and be part of a project team. She or he is expected to contribute to the project tasks but will have ample time for independent PhD work. Funding is for three years, with a possible extension of one year. Salary is paid according to ETH standards.
The successful candidate will have a Master's degree in Political Science, a background in EU studies, European politics or political economy, a strong command of quantitative methods and excellent English writing skills.
We look forward to receiving your online application including a cover letter, CV, academic transcripts and a writing sample (thesis or paper). Please also list at least two references (no letters required at this point). Please note that we exclusively accept applications submitted through our online application portal. Applications via email or postal services will not be considered. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis, starting February 1st 2019. Start of contract is flexible.

For further information about the European Politics Research Group please visit our website www.eup.ethz.ch. Questions regarding the position should be directed to Prof. Frank Schimmelfennig by email frank.schimmelfennig@eup.gess.ethz.ch (no applications).

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Required Research Experiences

  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Economics
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    None
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Juridical sciences
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    None
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Political sciences
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    None
Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
ETH Zurich
Switzerland
Zurich
8006
Rämistrasse 101

EURAXESS offer ID: 371971
Posting organisation offer ID: 123704