The Danish Centre for Studies in Research and Research Policy (CFA), Department of Political Science and Government, at Aarhus University has announced a call for post-doc positions.
The positions are fixed-term up to three years and externally funded, and the candidates would be expected to start the positions on 1st of March 2015.
A position as postdoc at CFA is fixed-term up to three years with an obligation to conduct research within the area of research, innovation and higher education policy, and to participate in research-based consultancy tasks for national and international authorities in research, innovation and higher education policy. In addition to these main tasks, teaching activities might be requested. It will to a limited extent be possible to develop own research projects, but the successful candidates will be expected to primarily be active participants in projects led by senior colleagues at the centre.
Expected qualifications: Applicants should hold a PhD in a traditional social science discipline such as political science, sociology, or economics, or in an interdisciplinary research field such as ”research evaluation”, ”higher education studies”, ”science and innovation policy”, or ”science, technology and society” or have equivalent academic qualifications. The main criterion is that applicants have excellent research qualifications and can document scientific production relating to the broad area of research, innovation and higher education policy.
Application deadline 15.01.2015