The Faculty of Law and Criminology – Human Rights Center is looking for packages for four PhD Positions beginning on September 1, 2019. This is a 40-months; fully-funded PhD fellowships as a part of the ERC funded analysis mission “Righting Victim Participation in Transitional Justice” (ERC-2018-STG804154).
The purpose is to map very best practices that let for extra victim-oriented approaches to and understandings of transitional justice processes.
Ghent University is a most sensible 100 university and some of the main universities in Belgium. Our 11 schools be offering quite a lot of classes and behavior in-depth analysis inside quite a lot of medical domain names. The Faculty supplies instructional instructing and products and services in keeping with cutting edge medical analysis. The training inside those programmes is supported by means of the cutting edge medical analysis carried out throughout the three college departments encompassing all imaginable disciplines throughout the fields of regulation and criminological sciences.
- Applications Deadline: January 14, 2019
- Course Level: Fellowships are to be had to check PhD programme.
- Study Subject: The analysis mission is a multi-disciplinary and multi-method learn about of the consequences of sufferer participation in transitional justice processes. It research the long-term (and steadily unexpected) results of this participation on sufferers and sufferer communities by means of examining how their perceptions of justice and of what their rights are exchange in reaction to their participation in transitional justice processes. The circumstances into account are Cambodia, the DRC, Tunisia and Guatemala. The purpose is to map very best practices that let for extra victim-oriented approaches to and understandings of transitional justice processes.
- Scholarship Award: The indicative beginning wage is € 2065 internet per thirty days (wage scale PhD applicants Flemish Universities) in the primary yr, in keeping with a full-time place. Several parts are factored into the calculation of the precise wage, together with related prior revel in and circle of relatives scenario.
- Nationality: Fellowships are to be had to International students.
- Number of Scholarships: Four PhD positions are to be had.
- Scholarship will also be taken in Belgium
Eligibility for the Scholarship
Eligible Countries: Fellowships are to be had to International students.
Entrance Requirements: In order to be eligible, candidates will have to
- Hold a grasp’s stage in regulation, social and political sciences, anthropology or a comparable self-discipline;
- Have acquired their stage at the time of utility or display convincingly that they’re going to have that stage in hand by means of July 1, 2019;
- Be fluent in English as their running language and as their number one newsletter language
- Spend longer sessions of time in another country for fieldwork and take part in international meetings.
Furthermore, candidates who meet the next stipulations might be ranked upper throughout the review process
- Good wisdom of the sphere of transitional justice, victim-oriented approaches or comparable fields related to the mission;
- Good wisdom of (at least one among) the opposite language(s) related to the most well liked case learn about;
- Experience with fieldwork, preferably in post-conflict settings, or particularly in some of the 4 case research
- Experience with both ethnographic strategies (equivalent to participant-observation, interpretive analysis design); large-n research or prison research – and preferably a mixture of those;
- pre-existing networks related to the analysis and fieldwork.
In addition to those mission explicit parts, we think applicants to
- Have the facility to paintings independently and in a staff;
- Have superb instructional writing/presentation abilities;
- Contribute against the overall well-functioning of the staff;
- Have some social media revel in, or pastime therein;
- Work in a meticulous method and be capable to arrange time limits.
How to Apply: To observe, please ship us:
- A canopy letter outlining how your skilled and analysis revel in is related for this mission, your motivation, and which case learn about you need to be regarded as for
- An in depth CV (together with newsletter checklist if to be had)
- A transcript of your stage(s)
o If you could have a overseas degree in a language rather then our national languages (Dutch, French or German) or English, please upload a translation in some of the discussed languages.
o a ‘Certificate of equivalence’ is needed for diplomas awarded outdoor the European Union (This will also be asked by way of www.naricvlaanderen.be/en).
- Two letters of advice, and
- A writing pattern on a comparable matter (10.000 phrases most, in English, preferably an educational or analysis paper).
Applicants are invited to put up those paperwork (as one pdf report) by way of electronic mail to tine.destrooper-at-ugent.be with the topic line “ERC PhD Application – identify of the case learn about”.