The Interuniversity Center for Social Science Theory and Methodology ICS offers fully funded PhD positions for a variety of projects. The PhD students will be appointed for a four-year period, with a formal evaluation at the end of the first year. In this period the graduates will work on their individual project, leading to a doctoral dissertation. The program (fully taught in English) will start September 1st, 2020.
Excellent candidates who graduated or will graduate shortly in Sociology are invited to apply. Graduates in Psychology, Educational Sciences, Economics, Mathematics, Statistics or related disciplines are also encouraged to apply.
We offer, in accordance with the Collective Labour Agreement for Dutch Universities, a salary of €2.325 gross per month in the first year up to €2.972 gross per month in the fourth year based on a full-time position. For information about employment conditions in Dutch universities please consult this website.
Tuition fees do not apply.
The Interuniversity Center for Social Science Theory and Methodology (ICS) is an internationally renowned Research Center and Graduate School in the field of Sociology, located in the Netherlands at the Universities of Groningen, Utrecht, Nijmegen and Amsterdam (UvA).
Extensive information on the ICS and the available PhD positions can be found on the ICS-website: http://ics-graduateschool.nl/vacancies/
Further information, if necessary, can be obtained via ICSapplications.firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications, online only through the ICS graduate school website, can be submitted as of April 16, 2020. The deadline of application is May 14, 2020 (23.59 Dutch local time).
Interviews will be conducted on June 8, 2020 in Utrecht.
Due to circumstances the interviews may be held digitally. Please note that Skype interviews on May 26, 2020 could be part of the selection procedure.
Invitations for interviews will be sent by email after May 28, 2020.