Position, PhD and Postdoc Fellowships, University of Duisburg-Essen

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The DFG Research Training Group 1613 Risk and East Asia, Institute of East Asian Studies, University of Duisburg-Essen invites applications for
One Postdoc Position (starting June 2015, DFG funded)
Two Doctoral Positions and Three Doctoral Stipends (starting October 2015, DFG funded)
Two Doctoral Stipends (starting in 2016, DAAD-GSSP funded)

The Research Training Group 1613 Risk and East Asia is funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG) and part of the inter-faculty Institute of East Asian Studies (IN-EAST) at the University Duisburg-Essen. The research program of the Research Training Group Risk and East Asia examines how large processes of economic, political and social institutional change play out in East Asian, as compared to European, national and regional contexts. Participating researchers examine the impact of market transformations, social organization, central-local interactions and transnationalization processes on shifts in the responsibility for and governance of risks from states to markets, from public to private bodies, and from collective to individual actors.


The application deadline for all vacancies is March 27, 2015, applications should be addressed to phd@in-east.de.  Short-listed candidates will be invited to an interview; the letter of acceptance for PhD students will be send out in early May 2015. For detailed information on the application procedures please see our homepage www.risk-and-eastasia.de. Applicants are encouraged to contact one of the Speakers about the preparation of their applications: Prof. Flemming Christiansen, PhD (flemming.christiansen@uni-due.de) and Prof. Karen Shire, PhD (karen.shire@uni-due.de).

Dr. Maike Müller
DFG Research Training Group 1613 "Risk and East Asia"

Web: www.risk-and-eastasia.de

Posting Date: 03/05/2015
Closing Date 03/27/2015