Project Assistant/PhD Student (Population Europe; Donau-University Krems)

The Donau-University Krems is looking for a Project Assistant or PhD Student for the following position:

In the Department of 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 Prospects

  • 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

Application Deadline: 7 October 2019

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