The GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies / Leibniz-Institut für Globale und Regionale Studien is one of Europe’s leading research institutes for area and comparative area studies, with a focus on Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Middle East, as well as on inter-regional and global issues. The GIGA seeks to hire a postdoctoral research fellow. Applications are invited for a full-time position, with a contract of one year (temporary replacement of a research fellow on sabbatical leave), starting 1 September 2014. The salary is commensurate with TV-AVH / TVöD EG 13. The successful candidate will be affiliated with the GIGA Institute of Asian Studies and the institute’s cross-regional Research Programme 4 (Power, Norms and Governance in International Relations) and will work on - foreign policy/relations of India - India’s role in regional and global governance Desired qualifications: - doctorate in political science or a related field - promising publication record - interest in engaging in third-party-funded research - on-site research experience in India - a very good command of English The reconciliation of work and family life is of great importance to the institute. The GIGA promotes gender equality and actively encourages applications from women. Among equally qualified applicants, women will receive preferential consideration in those areas in which they are underrepresented. Please fill out the GIGA application form (found at www.giga-hamburg.de/en/vacancies) and send it with your full application (Ref.-No. GIGA-14-05) including relevant supporting documentation (CV, credentials, list of publications, two work samples) to: Kerstin Labusga, GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies, Rothenbaumchaussee 32, 20148 Hamburg, Germany Email: [email protected]
(email applications are particularly welcome). Screening of applications will begin on 7 April 2014. For further information, please visit the GIGA homepage (www.giga-hamburg.de) or contact Prof Patrick Koellner (email:[email protected]
, phone: +49 (0)40–42887417).
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