Postdoc position with focus on methods in political science

Aug 17 2015

The Mannheim Centre for European Social Research (MZES) at the University of Mannheim offers

one Postdoc position in social sciences with a focus on methods in political science

Candidates should have completed their PhD with an excellent dissertation in political science or a related discipline within the last five years. They should have demonstrated their expertise in research on methods in political science in publications, particularly in peer reviewed journals. Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications and will be public sector pay scheme TV-L E13 to E14 (between 47,700 and 58,500 Euros), with additional employer benefits. The position is for two years (with possible extensions up to a maximum of five years), starting preferably 1 December 2015. In principle, the position can be shared.

As an equal opportunity employer, the University of Mannheim particularly encourages applications from women and persons with disabilities.

Applications may be submitted in German or English. They should include a cover letter, a CV (with a list of publications), copies of academic degrees (including the doctoral degree certificate), and one paper describing plans for research (1 page) and services (1 page) to be carried out at the MZES.

The deadline for application is 31 August 2015. To apply online, please go to:

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