Scholarship Description: The University of Copenhagen is offering a limited number of fully funded bursaries to international students to study in Denmark. Positions are available to pursue PhD and Postdoctoral programme.
The aim of PRIVACY is to develop 1) systematized historical knowledge of dynamics that shape, induce or curb privacy in society; 2) an interdisciplinary method equipped to grasp such dynamics; and 3) a strong and vibrant international research environment dedicated to high-profile historical research and equipped to incite a much broader investigation of privacy.
About University: The University of Copenhagen is the oldest university and research institution in Denmark. It is the second oldest institution of higher education in Scandinavia after Uppsala University.
Degree Level: Positions are available to pursue PhD and Postdoc programme.
Available Subject: Positions are available in the fields of Church History, Architectural History, Legal History and History of Ideas.
Scholarship Benefits: The number of participants is restricted. A limited number of bursaries covering trips and accommodation for one night are available. Up to four-six Postdoc positions are available and Up to four PhD positions are available.
Number of Scholarships: The number of participants is restricted. A limited number of Bursaries are available.
Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:
Applicants must have an MA degree within the fields of Architecture, Church History, History, History of Ideas, Legal History or related disciplines. The research language is English. The research team as a whole will work on sources in French, German, Danish, Dutch, Latin and Classical Greek. Specialist knowledge of Early Modern culture is important. Just as central is, however, readiness to engage in interdisciplinary collaboration on a broad array of different sources and work towards an integrated methodology for interdisciplinary privacy studies. The University of Copenhagen welcomes applications from suitably qualified candidates regardless of age, gender, race, religion or ethnic background.
Eligible Nationalities: International applicants are eligible to apply for this position.
Application Procedure: The mode of application is online.
Deadline: The deadline for applications is December 1, 2017.