Doctoral Program Democracy Studies
The DP Democracy Studies provides an intensive, multi-disciplinary doctoral training in theoretical and empirical democracy research. It is open to Ph.D. students in political science, media and communication science and philosophy who are interested in theoretical and/or empirical issues of democracy research.
The DP Democracy Studies builds upon solid conceptual grounds and institutional structures established by the NCCR Democracy over almost eight years. It aims at academic excellence in terms of early scientific independence, international visibility and intellectual networking. For this purpose, the DP Democracy Studies combines, in a form of structured freedom, the advantages of standardized and apprenticeship models, a format which has been positively evaluated by both the Swiss National Science Foundation and (former) program participants.
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Call for applications: Doctoral Program in Democracy Studies
NCCR Democracy invites applications for its doctoral program in Democracy Studies. The program offers a limited number of spaces for outstanding doctoral students. Deadline for applications: 31 December 2013.