Opportunities list

The Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies (MPIfG) is seeking a research group leader in the field of economic sociology to begin work on October 1, 2018, or earlier.

The MPIfG aims to develop an empirically based theory of the social and political foundations of modern economies by investigating the interrelation between the economy, society, and politics. The precise focus of the group leader’s research field is open. The...

The Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies (MPIfG) is seeking a senior researcher in political economy with a substantive focus on the analysis of growth models; social blocs and social coalitions undergirding growth models; and/or the politics of macroeconomic policy.

The successful candidate will be part of the Political Economy Research Group headed by Prof. Lucio Baccaro. For more information about the group’s research...

The Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies (MPIfG) is seeking a senior researcher with excellent skills in quantitative methods and substantive research interests in political economy or economic sociology.

The successful applicant should have in-depth knowledge of quantitative research methods, especially with regard to the design and analysis of large surveys. Familiarity with topic modeling and other techniques of...

The International Max Planck Research School on the Social and Political Constitution of the Economy (IMPRS-SPCE), conducted jointly by the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies and the University of Cologne, with the University of Duisburg-Essen as an associated partner, invites excellent candidates to apply for its doctoral program.

The graduate school features a unique curriculum of core courses, research methods,...

The Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies (MPIfG) provides an attractive environment for postdoctoral researchers to pursue their own research projects within the scope of the Institute’s research program in the fields of economic sociology, political economy, or contemporary history. The Institute invites suitable candidates to apply for postdoctoral positions which...

The Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies (MPIfG) provides an attractive environment for postdoctoral researchers to pursue their own research projects within the scope of the Institute’s research program in the fields of economic sociology, political economy, or contemporary history. The Institute invites suitable candidates to apply for postdoctoral positions which...

We seek a post-doctoral scientist with an interest in experimental research in neuroplasticity in humans, for a joined research project of the Biological Psychology and Neuropsychology section of the University of Hamburg (Germany) and the LV Prasad Eye Institute (Hyderabad, India).

Candidates will have a Ph.D. in an experimentally working natural science including neuroscience, psychology, visual science, biology. We expect experience...

Boost your career and do your PhD in one of the largest centers for Astronomy and Astrophysics in Europe! Work with the leading scientists in the field to accelerate your scientific career!!

The International Max Planck Research School on Astrophysics (IMPRS)...

The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) has announced the IKARIM - Call for Proposals within the “Research for civil security 2012-2017” framework programme on October 6th, 2017

The IKARIM grant aims to transfer know-how and to form international partnerships for disaster risk management. The focus is on innovative, application-oriented cooperation projects that contribute to population protection, disaster...

The Solar System School invites applications for PhD positions in Solar System Science. The deadline for submission of application is 15 November 2017.

The International Max Planck Research School for Solar System Science at the University of Göttingen ("...

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