Call for Applications - Corridors Fellowships 2019


Call for Applications - Corridors Fellowships 2019

 

The Corridors Fellowship offers young and established scholars from conflict-affected societies in the post-Soviet space the opportunity for a research stay at the Friedrich Schiller University in Jena (Germany) The program aims to facilitate academic exchange and to enhance dialogue and knowledge transfer. We strive to deepen practical cooperation between scholars from the South Caucasus, Eastern Europe and Germany.

 

Applications are welcomed from scholars in the field of social science and neighbouring disciplines with a keen interest in peace and conflict studies. Eligible are PhD candidates and established academics from the area of the eastern partnership and Russia. A particular focus lays on researchers from regions with limited international engagement. Selected fellows will be based at the chair of international relations which has a strong focus on conflict prevention, mediation, peacekeeping and secession.

 

The fellowships have a duration of one month and are fully funded. We offer an equipped working desk, access to our information infrastructure and the opportunity to participate in our activities including an international summer school in September 2019. 

 

Applications must be sent to relitz@opencorridors.de and include the following documents:

 

- Cover letter

- Curriculum vitae

- Project description (1.000 words maximum)

 

The application deadline is 15 April 2019.

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