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PhD Fellowships in the European Training Network POEM in Germany, 2018

The University of Hamburg is currently accepting applications for 3 PhD fellowships in the European Training Network POEM. The University aims to increase the number of women in research and teaching and explicitly encourages qualified women to apply.

The aim of the POEM programme is to contribute to future-envisioning heritage politics, the empowerment of groups on the margins, and their potential to participate in the civil society as well as in the labour markets.

At the center of the institute’s work in Hamburg is an empirical cultural research that focuses on European societies in a present-day and historical perspective. In particular, research and teaching are dedicated to the social and cultural processes of change in their historical context, with a broad spectrum of different areas of life and work being addressed.

Eligible Countries: International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

Entrance Requirements: To be eligible for this scholarship you must meet the following requirements:

A university degree in a relevant field. Excellent theoretical competences and research skills, willingness to travel and for doing a secondment in a third country, an inter- and transdisciplinary research orientation, basic IT knowledge. For detailed information on the projects and the EU eligibility criteria see https://www.poem.uni-hamburg.de. Severely disabled applicants will receive preference over equally qualified non-disabled applicants.

According to the grant programme, applicants must meet the following eligibility criteria:

English Language Requirements: Applicants must demonstrate that their ability to understand and express themselves in both written and oral English is sufficiently advanced for them to fully benefit from the network training. Recognized English language certificates (e.g., TOEFL, IELTS) must be submitted along with the application.

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Criteria to be eligible:

International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

How to apply this scholarship?:

 Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and copies of degree certificate(s). The application deadline is March 15th, 2018.