The European Politics Group at ETH Zurich's Center for Comparative and International Studies (CIS) is seeking a PhD student for a research project on Internationalization and Representative Democracy.
The research project on Internationalization and Representative Democracy will establish and analyze a database of representative institutions of international organizations. The project is funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation in the context of the NCCR Democracy and co-directed by Frank Schimmelfennig and Thomas Winzen (ETH Zurich) as well as Francis Cheneval (University of Zurich).
What we offer:
We offer a 60% PhD position for four years starting October 1, 2013 (or later) in the European Politics research group and the prospect of obtaining a PhD from ETH Zurich. You are expected to contribute to the establishment of the project database in addition to your own PhD research.
We are looking for candidates who hold an MA/MSc in political science. Applicants are expected to have strong methodological skills, a background in International Relations or European integration and politics, and a strong command of English.
Please submit a CV, two letters of recommendation and a writing sample (e.g., a published article, a chapter from your MA/MSc thesis, a seminar paper) before May 30, 2013. Only online applications will be considered. For further information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org<mailto:email@example.com>.
Please apply at
Professor of European Politics
Center for Comparative and International Studies (CIS)
IFW D 45.1
Phone: +41-44-632 80 62
Fax: +41-44-632 12 89
Secretary: +41-44 632 64 66