JOB : PhD in International Migration, Danube University Krems — LIMITE : 07/10/2019

Danube University Krems is looking for Project Assistant / PhD Student (30 hours/week) who will be part of the team at the Faculty of Business and Globalization/Department for Migration and Globalization.

Your tasks

  • Interdisciplinary research and research assistance on a H2020 project with a focus on international migration, migration policy and related topics
  • Publishing research findings in international, peer-reviewed scientific journals
  • Engaging in international research collaboration
  • Finishing a PhD in Migration Studies within three years

Your profile

  • Very good Master’s degree in economics, politics, sociology, geography, population studies or cognate discipline
  • Experience and interest in the application of quantitative research methods
  • Experience and interest in collaborative work
  • Excellent command of spoken and written English, German skills are desirable but not necessary

Your perspective

  • A part-time position (30 hours per week – flexible working hours) for a periode of 3 years and a minimum gross monthly salary of EUR 2.813,68 on a full-time basis (job group W3/1 of the Work and Remuneration Regulation)
  • An innovative and modern working environment at Campus Krems
  • Excellent opportunities of continuing education with the University’s own programmes, a comprehensive offer of health promotion and Campus Sport; the University’s own child care facility “Campus Kids”
  • Good transportation options – Campus shuttle bus from and to the railway station

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