2 PhD Student Positions in Sociology at the University of Bremen The University of Bremen, a mid-sized university with approximately 250 professorships and 19,000 students, offers a broad range of disciplines and competes internationally in top-level research. With an ambitious institutional strategy the university was successful in the German Excellence Initiative as one of eleven universities in Germany. The Centre for Social Policy Research (ZeS) jointly with the Centre for transnational studies (ZenTra) at the University of Bremen is seeking to hire up to 2 PhD Students (0.65 position) A41/14
Erik Bleich (Middlebury College), Irene Bloemraad (UC Berkeley), and I are co-editing a special issue of the Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies (JEMS) on “Migrants and Minorities in the Media.”
We are soliciting proposals for 2 more papers for possible inclusion in the issue. We are especially interested in papers that address the topic of migrant/minorities in the media in comparative perspective, with a focus on empirically-oriented papers treating North America and/or Europe.