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Doctoral studentship positions at Södertörn University

January 25, 2022

Several PhD positions in sustainable societal development subjects.


The application deadline is 14 February 2022.

About Södertörn University

Södertörn University is a higher education institution in Stockholm that conducts education, research and third stream activities for sustainable societal development. The university has six academic schools that provide education and research in the humanities, social sciences, technology, natural science, policy studies and teacher education. A great deal of our research deals with issues relating to the Baltic region.

Södertörn University in south Stockholm is a dynamic institute of higher education with a unique profile and high academic standard. A large proportion of the university staff holds doctorates and there is a strong link between undergraduate education and research. Södertörn University has around 11 000 students and 840 employees.
Södertörn University is an equal opportunities employer.

Programme(s) structure

These doctoral studentships in either Environmental Studies or Political Science are within different research themes, offering multidisciplinary perspectives and an advanced curriculum.

These doctoral positions include admission to third-cycle education, i.e. research level, and employment on a doctoral studentship. The intended outcome for students admitted to third-cycle education is a Degree of Doctor of Philosophy. The programme covers 240 credits, which is the equivalent of four years of full-time study. A doctoral student’s working hours should primarily be dedicated to third-cycle studies, but may include education, research and/or administration up to 20% of full-time.

Check the specificity of each vacancy for more details about entry requirements, admission, and employment.