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Call for Applications: CDSS Doctoral Program Political Science 2014

Dec 17, 2013   //   by Anita Gohdes   //   General  //  Comments Off on Call for Applications: CDSS Doctoral Program Political Science 2014

The University of Mannheim Graduate School of Economic & Social Sciences calls for applications to its doctoral program in Political Science

The University of Mannheim hosts one of Europe’s most highly rated schools of social sciences (QS World University Ranking) offering a unique research environment. Its doctoral program in political science is offered by the Center for Doctoral Studies in Social and Behavioral Sciences (CDSS) at the interdisciplinary Graduate School of Economic and Social Sciences (GESS) which is funded by the German Excellence Initiative. All these institutions are renowned for their quantitative and analytical orientation. Over the recent years, the CDSS has established an impressive track record of placing its graduates into academic and non-academic positions. CDSS students have published their research in numerous leading academic journals.

The next round of the doctoral program in political science starts in September 2014. Applications are now possible.

You can find all further information here.

Two Student Research Assistant Positions

Dec 2, 2013   //   by Anita Gohdes   //   General  //  Comments Off on Two Student Research Assistant Positions

We are looking for two student research assistants to work on the ERC-funded project “Repression and the Escalation of Violence”, starting 1 February 2014, or as soon as possible after that.

You can find more information on the two positions here.

You can find more information on the ERC-funded project here. 

Adam Scharpf giving a talk at the Hessische Stiftung Friedens- und Konfliktforschung

Dec 1, 2013   //   by Anita Gohdes   //   General  //  Comments Off on Adam Scharpf giving a talk at the Hessische Stiftung Friedens- und Konfliktforschung

Adam Scharpf will give a talk on how to predict events of extreme violence in the Syrian Civil War on Tuesday, 03.12.2013, at the Hessische Stiftung Friedens- und Konfliktforschung.