Poste de doctorant(e) financé(e) en science politique/War Studies (deadline 15 octobre)

Le département de science politique de l’Université du Danemark du Sud finance une bourse de doctorat dans les champs de la science politique et des études de journalisme. Les candidats intéressés par le champ des études sur la guerre et les relations internationales sont encouragés à postuler et, en cas de succès de leur candidature, travailleront au sein du Center for War Studies.

Les informations utiles sont disponibles sur ce lien, et l’offre est résumée ci-dessous.

The Department of Political Science and Public Management at the University of Southern Denmark, Odense, offers a PhD scholarship as of 1 February 2016, or as agreed. The PhD programme at the department covers:

  • Political science

  • Journalism studies

Applications are invited from candidates with a Master’s Degree. Also, candidates who, in addition to their BSc, have passed the first year of their Master’s program are invited to apply for a Ph.D.-scholarship under the 4+4 programme. As a part of the scholarship, an individual PhD programme must be followed covering PhD courses, seminars, and active participation in conferences and workshops. The PhD student is also expected to obtain teaching experience. As a part of the PhD programme, the PhD student is, furthermore, expected to make an extended visit to a research institution abroad for one or two semesters. We also encourage PhD students to attend international conferences and summer schools. Successful applicants must be prepared to work on a day-to-day basis in Odense throughout most of the PhD. The fellowship carries a monthly salary plus office facilities and financial support for conference travels and overseas research visits.

The scholarship is available to students who wish to enter the PhD programme in Political Science or Journalism Studies, in the framework of either the 5+3 programme or the 4+4 programme. A 5+3 PhD scholarship is granted to applicants who have completed their BSc. The scholarship runs for three years. A scholarship in the 4+4 programme is given to applicants who have passed the first year of their Master’s programme or the equivalent. The scholarship runs for a period of four years. For the first two years you will be enrolled in the PhD programme and the Master’s programme parallel to each other. During that period your pay will consist of a combination of SU student grants and salary for job assignments. After obtaining the Master’s Degree, you will enter into a salaried PhD scholarship. Pay and conditions of employment will be in accordance with the agreement between the Ministry of Finance and AC (the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations).

For further information, please contact the director of PhD programme Associate Professor David Hopmann, tel. +45 6550 2464, e-mail

Application, salary, etc.

Your employment as a Salaried PhD Research Fellow is governed by the agreement of October 1, 2008 on Graduate Employees in government appendix 5 – protocol on PhD Research Fellows. The scholarship runs for three years.

An application must include:

  • Detailed CV

  • A certified copy of your master’s degree certificate including all examination results

  • Application form (please see below)

  • A project description (max 5 pages)

  • An abstract for the above project description of no more than 250 words

  • Complete list of publications, indicating which publications are most relevant for the position

  • Information on teaching experience or other forms of knowledge communication, if relevant

  • References