SDU Faculty of Humanities PhD International Fellowships in Denmark, 2020 for Fellowship, PhD

  •  Fellowship, PhD
  •  16-Nov-2020
  •   Denmark
  • $$  Salary

The University of Southern Denmark is eagerly awaiting applications from outstanding students to apply for PhD International Fellowships for the academic session 2020/2021. The programme is open to overseas students.

The objective of the fellowship is to support students who want to undertake a PhD degree in video-based methods for studying social practices at the Department of Design and Communication.

Syddansk Universitet Information

Syddansk Universitet

SDU Faculty of Humanities PhD International Fellowships in Denmark, 2020 for Fellowship, PhD Founded in 1966, Syddansk Universitet (University of Southern Denmark) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Odense (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Region of Southern Denmark. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Esbjerg, Kolding, Slagelse, Sønderborg. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Uddannelses- og Forskningsministeriet (Ministry of Higher Education and Science, Denmark), Syddansk Universitet (SDU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Syddansk Universitet (SDU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 53 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Eligible Countries: All nationalities.
  • Acceptable Course or Subjects: PhD degree programme on video-based methods for studying social practices at the Department of Design and Communication.
  • Admissible Criteria: To be eligible, applicants must have to meet the following eligibility criteria:
  • Must hold an MA degree in design, interaction studies, ethnography, linguistics, or a related relevant social science.
  • Have state of the art knowledge of video technology.
  • Have a strong interest in becoming an expert in the study of social practices.
  • Enjoy working as part of a team.

Offered Benefits

Eligible applicants will be employed in accordance with the Protocol on PhD Research Fellow signed by the Danish Ministry of Finance and AC Cirkulære om overenskomst for Akademikere i staten 2019 (the document only exists in Danish).

Application Process

  • How to Apply: To be considered for the opportunity s, candidates must take admission in a PhD degree programme at the University of Southern Denmark. After that, all applicants must submit an online application and a Special PhD-application form.
  • Supporting Documents: Must provide Detailed CV, including personal contact information, A research proposal/description of your approach to the project (max five pages excluding references), Copies of diplomas, Bachelor as well as Master’s degree, including a transcript of notes/grades, a maximum of 2 of the most relevant publications or writing samples including MA thesis. Please note that publications are not a requirement for this position. Please attach one pdf-file for each piece of writing. For any publication with a co-author, a co-author statement must be submitted as part of the pdf-file.
  • Admission Requirements: Applicants must have completed a relevant master’s degree with a good assessment by the application deadline.
  • Language Requirement: Must have good proficiency in academic English and – if the applicant does not speak Danish – be willing to learn Danish.
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