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10 doctoral positions and 6 doctoral scholarships

Bamberg Graduate School of Social Sciences (BAGSS). Bamberg, 22.11.2012

The Bamberg Graduate School of Social Sciences (BAGSS) invites applications for up to

10 doctoral positions and 6 doctoral scholarships.

These positions are available from April 1st 2013 for three years (subject to satisfactory progress reviews after 12 and 24 months).

BAGSS is funded by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) as part of the German Excellence Initiative from November 2012 until October 2017. Research at the Graduate School will be conducted in four broad, interdisciplinary fields:

  • education, personal development and learning from early childhood to adulthood
  • education and social inequality across the life course
  • human capital, labour markets and demographic structures and their impact on social inequality in modern societies
  • governance, institutional change and political behaviour.

Qualifications and requirements:

We are inviting applications from highly qualified graduates from the fields of Sociology, Psychology, Educational Science, Political Science, Eco­no­mics, Demography, and Statistics. Qualified graduates of related subjects with a strong Social Science background are also encouraged to apply. Candidates must hold a Master's degree (or equivalent) in one of the afore­mentioned subjects or be very close to completion. Successful appli­cants will be required to take up their residence in Bamberg, a city noted for its very high quality of life.

For further information see

Remuneration for the doctoral positions is based on Grade E 13 TV-L (50%) of the German Public Service Salary Scale. There is a teaching obligation of two hours per week for one semester.

Holders of the doctoral scholarships receive a basic monthly stipend of 1,365 Euro, plus family allowances and child-care expenses in accordance with DFG guidelines where applicable.

The Graduate School is committed to diversity, equal opportunity and the compatibility of family and career. It therefore explicitly encourages appli­cations from women. As an international research institution, the School particularly welcomes applications from abroad. Applicants with dis­abi­li­ties possessing essentially equivalent qualifications will receive preferential consideration.

For further information about the application process and the documents you will be expected to supply, please visit our website at

The deadline for the submission of your application is Wednesday,
19 December, 2012.

Bewerbungsschluss: 19.12.2012