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PhD Position in Work Science at University of Gothenburg in Sweden, 2013

Doctoral Position at the Department of Sociology and Work Science, University of Gothenburg in Sweden, 2013

Study Subject(s): Study subject is work science.
Course Level: This scholarship is for pursuing PhD degree level.
Scholarship Provider: Marie Curie Fellow, Early Stage Researcher (ESR), Initial Training Network (ITN) within the EU Seventh Framework Program (FP7).
Scholarship can be taken at: Sweden

Eligibility:-The qualifications for education on a doctoral level are: degree in advanced level, at least 240 university points, of which 60 are on an advanced level, or in an other way acquired similar knowledge.
-Applicants must also meet the specific entry requirements.
-The applicant must have 1) MA in the area of social sciences, preferably in sociology, work science or industrial relations. Master or bachelor thesis in the field of work science, Excellent knowledge in written and spoken English.
-(Knowledge in Polish, Swedish and Flemish is desirable but not necessary.
-Applicant must be prepared to partake of, language training in the language Swedish)
-At the time of appointment, the researcher may not have resided or carried out his/her main activity in Sweden for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately prior to his/her appointment.
-Short stays such as holidays are not taken into account.

Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: The International students can apply for this scholarship.

Scholarship Description: The PhD education position is part of the Marie Curie Initial Training Network (ITN) within the EU Seventh Framework Program (FP7). The University of Gothenburg is one of nine full partners in the project “Changing Employment”. The overall objectives of the Marie Curie project are to identify the nature of the restructuring of European labour markets and economies as a result of current economic and social change, and to explore the impact on work relations and working lives, recognising that this will have implications for gender, ethnicity and young and older people at work.

Duration of award(s): Grant is offered for 36-48 months.

What does it cover? Salary is set according to the Marie Curie Programs and Initial Training Network.

Selection Criteria: Regulations for the evaluation of qualifications for education on a doctoral level are given in SFS 1998:80.

How to Apply: The mode of applying is online.

Scholarship Application Deadline: Do submit your applications till 2012-12-21

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