MaxPo PhD Fellowship Programmes in Germany

Max Planck Sciences Po Center on Coping with Instability in Market Societies is offering a number of fellowships for any student who wan to pursue PhD programme with research topics that related to economic sociology, political economy, or economic or political history. Students from all over the world may apply. Expires in 25 days!

Scholarship Description
MaxPo’s research investigates how individuals, organizations, and nation-states are coping with the new forms of economic and social instability that have developed in Western societies as a result of policy shifts, the expansion of markets, technological advances, and cultural changes. Located at Sciences Po Paris and cooperating closely with the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies (MPIfG) in Cologne, the Center aims to contribute substantially to the social sciences in Europe and to enrich academic and political dialogue between France and Germany.

Award Value
2,188 euros (monthly gross salary); three-year contract starting in October 2019; including a 12-week period of administrative service to MaxPo and a research stay at the IMPRS-SPCE in Cologne.

Level and Area of Studies
PhD degree in the fields that related to economic sociology, political economy, or economic or political history.

Place of Study
The study will be taken in Germany.

Eligibility and Criteria
Candidates will hold a master’s degree (or equivalent) and have received training in the following disciplines: history, sociology, or political science, with additional training in related fields. They should have experience with qualitative and quantitative methods. There is no nationality requirement; however, a firm command of English and a working knowledge of French are required.

Applicants’ Nationality
There is no nationality restriction.

Submission Deadline
15 March 2019

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