TheGhent University is thrilled to reveal fully funded PhD Scholarship in Environmental Humanities in the Department of Literary Studies at Ghent University, Belgium, tenable for a duration of as much as 4 years.
GhentUniversity is a top 100 university and among the significant universities inBelgium Our 11 professors provide a vast array naturally and conduct in- depth research study in both specific and social sciences. Ghent University intends to motivate its trainees to embrace a vital method within an innovative, development-oriented instructional and research study environment.
In order to be qualified candidates need to have Master’s degree or comparable credentials in a pertinent field, such as English, Comparative Literature, or Environmental Humanities (prospects close to conclusion might likewise send applications, suggesting the anticipated date of the degree).
- ApplicationDeadline: April30, 2018
- CourseLevel: Scholarship is offered to pursue PhD program.
- StudySubject: Scholarship is granted in the field of Environmental Humanities.
- ScholarshipAward: Conditions of work:
- The position starts 1 October 2018.
- Thescholarship is at first provided for a duration of 2 years and can be restored for another two-year duration upon favorable assessment.
- The net quantity of the scholarship will be roughly EUR1900 each month, slowly increasing to roughly EUR2100 each month in the 4th year. The PhD trainee will likewise get a vacation allowance and an end-of-year perk, and delight in complete social security protection. Additional financial backing is offered for conference and workshop presence.
- ThePhD trainee will be based at Ghent University.
- ThePhD trainee will finish the doctoral training program provided by the Doctoral School of Arts, Humanities, and Law.
- Nationality: International trainees are qualified to obtain this scholarship.
- Number of Scholarships: The task, which will use 4 PhD trainees and one postdoctoral research study fellow, will check out the function of the literary creativity, with an unique concentrate on textual intricacy and the stress in between the worldwide nature of eco-friendly issues and culturally particular concerns.
- Scholarship can be taken in Belgium
Eligibility for the Scholarship:
EligibleCountries: International trainees are qualified to obtain this scholarship.
EntranceRequirements: To be qualified for this scholarship you need to fulfill the list below requirements:
Candidates ought to have:
- A Master’s degree or comparable credentials in a pertinent field, such as English, Comparative Literature, or Environmental Humanities (prospects close to conclusion might likewise send applications, suggesting the anticipated date of the degree);-LRB- *******).
- An impressive scholastic record;-LRB- *******).
- Excellent composing and speaking abilities in English;-LRB- *******).
- A reading understanding of a minimum of among the other 3 task languages;-LRB- *******).
- An ability for initial, independent, and imaginative work along with for working in a group.
EnglishLanguage Requirements: Applicants need to have outstanding writing and speaking abilities in English.
How to Apply: Applications ought to be sent as a single PDF file by means of e-mail to stef.craps-at-ugent. be.
Applications ought to consist of:
- A cover letter, in which you define why you are interested in this position and why you consider yourself an ideal prospect;-LRB- *******).
- An summary of how you would approach the task (max. 1000 words);-LRB- *******).
- A present CV;-LRB- *******).
- Transcripts of your credentials to this day (degrees and grade lists);-LRB- *******).
- A composing sample (Master’s thesis, short article, and so on);-LRB- *******).
- Names and complete contact information of 2 referees.