Invitation to a methodological workshop


Centre for German and European Studies is happy to announce the Annual Workshop on Research Methodology, Research Conceptualisation, Design and Presentation for PhD students and young scholars. The seminar will take place on March, 23.

Deadline for applications: March, 18.

We invite PhD students in any phase of their research (and MA students, working on the MA theses) from political sciences, social sciences, historical and cultural sciences, journalism and other social and humanitarian sciences, who work either with qualitative methods or theoretical.

Prof. Dr. Tatjana Zimenkova, TU Dortmund University, and Dr. Verena Molitor, Bielefeld University, will teach how to formulate your research question, how to compare various phenomena in different countries, and will review your research project giving some recommendations for the future.

The moderators will nominate one participant to be granted a one-month scholarship within 2018 for the stay in any European country of research (for field work or scientific consultations).

Working language: English.

To take part in the workshop, please apply with your CV and short (1/3 of a page) description of your MA or PhD project until March 12, 2018 to:

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