How to Apply for the Adjunct PhD Program

Open Calls

Call for Applications Adjunct PhD Program 2019

We are currently accepting applications to the BIGSSS Adjunct PhD Program. Please read the call for applications to find out if you are eligible and how to apply. For further questions, please contact our admissions officer at admissions-officer@bigsss-bremen.de.

 

Eligibility

Doctoral candidates who work in the Bremen Social Sciences and have a BIGSSS faculty member as supervisor are eligible for applying as BIGSSS adjunct fellow.

Please note: if you are not employed at either the University of Bremen or Jacobs University Bremen, you must first be accepted as a PhD candidate to be eligible to apply.

Their doctoral research projects should be related to one of BIGSSS' three Thematic Fields.

English language proficiency at the level of C1 is required. However, the PhD thesis may be written in English or German.

 

General Information on Application - Please read carefully

To apply to this program, you must send the application materials in one single PDF file to admissions-officer@bigsss-bremen.de. Please refer to the call for applications to find information about application deadlines and program start dates.

You will find a list of what your application should include below.

We can only accept documents in pdf-format. You can download a free version of PDFCreator.

 

Application Materials for Adjunct PhD Fellowships 

1. PERSONAL INFORMATION FORM (free text - PDF)

2. CURRICULUM VITAE (free text - PDF)

3. LETTER OF SUPPORT BY FIRST SUPERVISOR (free text - PDF)

4. PRELIMINARY DISSERTATION PROPOSAL (optional, free text - PDF)

5. CERTIFICATION OF ENGLISH PROFICIENCY (optional, scan - PDF)

Please note that this is just an overview of the application materials you will need. For the detailed list of application materials with further guidelines please download the complete list of application material for an Adjunct PhD Fellowship at BIGSSS.

Online Admissions System

If you would like to apply for the BIGSSS Adjunct PhD Program, please send your application in one PDF file to admissions-officer@bigsss-bremen.de.

Equal Opportunities at BIGSSS

BIGSSS welcomes diversity and promotes equal opportunities.