Postdoc Position (Political Science)
at the University of Konstanz (Germany)
The Chair of International Relations and Conflict Management in the Department of Politics and Public Administration, University of Konstanz offers a Postdoc Position for a period of two years (from 1 January 2017 to 31 December 2018), who is interested in conducting research within the project “Traditional Governance and Modern Statehood”.
The successful candidate works with the Chair of International Relations and Conflict Management in the Department of Politics and Public Administration. She or he will cooperate with Prof. Dr. Katharina Holzinger and four other researchers working on the above mentioned project. The main tasks involve the development and conduction of an expert survey among legal scholars and the statistical analysis of the survey data in conjunction with other data sets collected within the project.
The successful candidate:
• must hold a PhD in Political or Social Science, or be expected to obtain one by December 2016
• should be interested in the subject of traditional authorities in Africa or worldwide
• must possess knowledge and practical experience with quantitative data analysis and survey methodology.
Application deadline: 15 November 2016.
For more information please, see the complete announcement.