Szanowni Państwo, zapraszamy do zapoznania się z ofertą sypendialną Leibniz Institute for Research on Society and Space (Erkner, Niemcy)
Leibniz Institute for Research on Society and Space
Location: Erkner, near Berlin (Germany)
Disciplines:economic and social geography, urban and regional sociology, political science, urban and regional planning, and contemporary history
Introduction & Research themes:
The Leibniz Institute for Research on Society and Space is conducting problem-oriented basic research on development capacity, versatility and adaptability of space and thus the spatial dimension of social action in local, national and international relations. Research at IRS is conducted in five research departments (https://leibniz-irs.de/en/research/research-departments/):
- Dynamics of Economic Spaces
- Institutional Change and Regional Public Goods
- Dynamics of Communication, Knowledge and Spatial Development
- Regeneration of Cities and Towns
- Department for Historical Research / Scientific Collections for the History of Building and Planning in the GDR
Proposed research projects are expected to contribute to the institute’s research on society and space. Please see current research programme: https://leibniz-irs.de/fileadmin/user_upload/Forschung_Downloads/IRS_Research_Programme_2019-2021.pdf
The Marie Curie fellow will be hosted by the research department best fitted to the research topic of the application. Cooperation between research departments is possible.
The IRS welcomes Expression of Interests of excellent postdoctoral researchers with an outstanding academic track record and a background in one of the following disciplines as mentioned above: economic and social geography, urban and regional sociology, political science, urban and regional planning, and contemporary history.
The successful candidate will apply jointly with a supervisor from IRS to the European Commission Marie Sklodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship Scheme.
The selected candidate will receive dedicated support from a senior researcher, as well as IRS Research Management and Communication office to develop their proposal and application for submission to the European Commission by 9th of September 2020.
The successful candidate will benefit from travel funding provided by IRS to visit the host