Open position: Ph.D. student (100%) in new NCCR project "Populism and national political cultures"
The project investigates the long-term cultural roots of populism and the relationship between national political cultures and the development of populism in Europe. It is under the direction of Prof. Daniele Caramani at the University of St. Gallen.
Candidates must have expertise in comparative politics, electoral research and political communication, and have had methodological training. They must have completed an MA degree in political science. Candidates need to be fluent in English as well as in German and Italian.
The appointment is limited to four years. The work location is at the University of St. Gallen. Starting date: October 2013 (or by mutual agreement). Deadline for applications: June 30, 2013.
Please send your electronic application ( cover letter, CV, list of publications, copies of academic degrees, and names of at least two persons for reference) to firstname.lastname@example.org.