Post-Doctoral position in the Department for Migration and Globalisation at University for Continuing Education Krems

The Ethics of Migration Policy Dilemmas

The Department for Migration and Globalisation is looking for a Post-Doctoral Researcher interested in conducting independent research on ethical issues related to migration policy making. The topic should fit broadly within the thematic scope of the project The Ethics of Migration Policy Dilemmas (“Dilemmas” for short. For more information, see: Candidates should submit a brief outline in their application defining the topic they want to research about and explaining in which way their topic relates to the aims of the Dilemmas project.

In particular, they welcome applications by researchers that have recently finished their PhD and who want to use the time to publish one or two articles out of (or as a follow-up to) their dissertation work, as well as to prepare a new research proposal for external funding (for example by the Austrian Science Fund’s ESPRIT program, the Austrian Academy of Sciences’ APART program, or the European Union’s Marie Curie program).

The advertised position will be integrated into the research group led by Prof. Julia Mourão Permoser at the Department for Migration and Globalization. The selected candidate is expected to collaborate closely with researchers working within the research group, as well as with other members within the Department.

The position shall start in January 2025 or soon thereafter. The position can be taken up full time or part time, depending on availability and preference of the candidate. The duration of the position varies with the number of working hours per week. It can last for either 1,5 years (40 hrs/week) or for 2 years (30 hrs/week).


For more information on this position and for application press here

Please send your application until September 30, 2024.

Please do not hesitate to contact Prof. Mourão Permoser (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) if you have any questions about the position.


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