Call for Proposals Individual Research Scholarships at The Institute of Advanced Studies Kőszeg (iASK) Fall/Winter 2023 or Spring 2024
The Institute of Advanced Studies Kőszeg (iASK) invites applications for post-doc researchers focusing on Southeastern Europe and Balkan Studies for a period of 3 months starting from 1st October 2023 or 1st February 2024.
Priority will be given to applicants from Southeastern Europe and the Balkans.
The topics include (but are not limited to):
- Western Balkans and the EU: Future Scenarios
What are the dynamics of the EU integration processes and the ensuing political, economic, social and cultural implications for the Western Balkans?
How is the European perspective in the countries of the Western Balkans shaped, promoted, or challenged?
- Environment and Sustainability
How do Balkan countries align with EU environmental standards?
How can Balkan countries transition to more sustainable societies, and what challenges must be overcome in the process?
What are the regional and cross-border cooperation possibilities for sustainable practices in the Balkans?
- The Culture of Memory
What are the implications of different narratives (e.g., digital, popular, and official) and their temporalities for identity construction in the Balkans?
What are the multiple appropriations, and who are the creators of these narratives in physical, online, and imaginary spaces of memory?
The number of available fellowships: up to 3 post-doc researchers for a period of 3 months from September 15 – December 15, 2023.
Deadline for applications: 30 June, 2023
Deadline for sending the original, signed documents (date of postmark at the latest): June 30, 2023. Inquiries about the grant should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. There is no application fee.
Based on professional experience, the monthly scholarship to be decided by the Selection Committee is HUF 400,000-500,000.
How to Apply
Applications are to be submitted in English electronically (scanned and signed, in PDF and Word format) and in printed form as follows:
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Electronic applications should be sent to: email@example.com
Detailed call for application is available here:
The application package consists of:
- a completed application-form-iask
- Research proposal (maximum 5 pages)
- signed Declaration of Honour_2023
- a curriculum vitae with a photograph
- a simple copy of your academic degree certificate(s)
- a copy of your English language certificate
- a copy of your identity card or passport
- list of publications
- signed Personal data protection form_2023
Evaluation of applications
The evaluation of proposals will be carried out by a Selection Committee at iASK. Applicants will be notified of the outcome of the evaluation by August 1, 2023.