The DFG Research Training Group is inviting applications for postdoctoral research position at the Faculty of Humanities and the Faculty of Law, University of Passau in Germany. The duration of postdoctoral research position is two years. The remuneration will be based on the tariff contract for civil service employees (E 13 TV-L). Disabled persons and female researchers are strongly encouraged to apply. Application closing date is October 25, 2013.
Study Subject (s): In its research activities, the Research Training Group focuses on the concept of ‘privacy’ because of its current societal and scientific relevance.
Course Level: This position is open for postdoctoral research program at the University of Passau in Germany.
Scholarship Provider: The DFG Research Training Group
Scholarship can be taken at: Germany
Eligibility: -We welcome applications from candidates with outstanding doctoral degrees and specialist knowledge connected to the Research Training Group’s focus.
-Your prospective postdoc project should bring together at least two of our fields of research in an innovative way.
-Please refer to our website for an overview of our fields of research and a list of disciplines participating in the programme.
-Applications from other disciplines are eligible if your research project can be supervised by members of the Research Training Group.
Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: German applicants are eligible for this postdoctoral position.
Scholarship Description: The postdoc will fill the position of a specialist intermediary: She or he will therefore serve as a mediating agent between the doctoral candidates and the university lecturers involved in the Research Training Group in order to effectively bring together their various perspectives and interests. The postdoc will also provide practical assistance to the postgraduates regarding their organizational skills with respect to methodical questions and effective time management of doctoral projects. Moreover, the prospective postdoc will help organize workshops and give specialist seminars within the framework of the Research Training Group’s academic programme.
Number of award(s): 1 Postdoctoral Position in DFG Research Training Group is available.
Duration of award(s): Postdoctoral Position is limited to a period of two years.
What does it cover? The remuneration will be based on the tariff contract for civil service employees (E 13 TV-L).
How to Apply: The mode of applying is by post. Applications can also be sent via e-mail: Privatheit-at-uni-passau.de (please send a single PDF-file only).
Deadline: The deadline for applications is October 25, 2013.