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Job Posting: PhD Position in Central and Eastern European Studies at Corvinus University of Budapest

January 26, 2018

The Corvinus University of Budapest, Institute of World Economy, is seeking to appoint three high-calibre Early Stage Researchers (ESR) who have not yet obtained a PhD to join the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Innovative Training Network on ‘Delayed Transformational Fatigue in Central and Eastern Europe: Responding to the Rise of Illiberalism/Populism’ (FATIGUE). 

FATIGUE is the project of five universities, aiming to explain and interpret the transition fatigue of post-Communist societies.

Position Information

  • Position: Early Stage Researcher
  • Location: Years 1 and 3 at Corvinus University of Budapest (Hungary), and Year 2 at University College London (UK) or University of Tartu (Estonia)
  • Working Time: Full Time (40 hours per week)
  • Duration: Fixed-Term (1st August 2018 – 31th July 2021)
  • Salary: Annual gross salary € 23,797 (more information in job description)

The three PhD positions are:

  • Early Stage Researcher 8: The impact of economic populism on growth and convergence (ESR8)
  • Early Stage Researcher 9: The impact of economic populism on inequality (ESR9)
  • Early Stage Researcher 14: The depoliticisation of civil society in Central and Eastern Europe (ESR14)
For a more detailed description of each position and how to apply, please see the full job descriptions attached below. The deadline to apply for all positions has been extended to March 15, 2018.
For more information about the program and the positions, please visit the Institute's website, or view their Facebook page.
Job Descriptions:

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