Thematically open doctoral researcher position ( / University of St.Gallen

The research group of Comparative Politics held by Prof. Tina Freyburg at the School of Economics and Political Science of the University of St. Gallen invites highly motivated researchers to apply for a PhD Position.

Your tasks

  • Development and conduct of own PhD project in the area of Comparative Politics

  • Support the research, teaching and consulting activities at the chair (albeit teaching and administrative obligations are minimal)

  • Participation in the doctoral programme “International Affairs & Political Economy”, which offers advanced methodological and substantive training;

Your profile

  • Master's degree in political science or a related social science discipline (you may apply with a nearly completed degree)

  • Motivation to pursue academic career and interest in theory-driven empirical research

  • Advanced knowledge of social science research methods

  • Excellent written and spoken English language skills, good command of the German language is an asset.


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