Job opportunities — The COVID generation: Identifying risks and protective factors for young people’s pathways through the COVID-19 pandemic in Switzerland

For the project “The COVID generation: Identifying risks and protective factors for young people’s pathways through the COVID-19 pandemic in Switzerland”, the Swiss Centre of Expertise in the Social Sciences (FORS) and the Institute of Sociology at University of Neuchâtel are recruiting:

– A post-doctoral researcher (80-100%) in Lausanne

– A scientific collaborator (50%) in Neuchâtel

Application deadline: 10th of December.

PhD opportunity in gender and migration

Dr Sirijit Sunanta is looking for a  motivated and talented prospective student to be funded a full scholarship to study in the PhD Program in Multicultural Studies at RILCA, Mahidol University, in the areas of gender studies, migration, mobilities and cultural diversity, ethnicity and multiculturalism. The scholarship, based at Mahidol University, covers tuition and educational fee, monthly allowance (15K THB), research fees, and international research/exchange visit at an overseas institution.

Deadline for applications, October 15th, 2022.

Postdoc: Economics of Migration

Here’s an exciting opportunity with Prof. Martina Viarengo at the Graduate Institute.

The Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies is recruiting

Postdoc in Economics of Migration (80%)

The successful applicant is expected to carry out research and contribute to research projects in the area of international migration, education and labor markets, under the supervision of Professor Martina Viarengo. This position is financed by the nccr – on the move.T

– PhD in Economics or related fields;
– Areas of expertise: economics, applied econometrics, migration;
– Promising publication record;
– Experience with econometric and statistical software (e.g. Stata, R);

– Excellent oral and written command of English (knowledge of French would be an asset).

The position is based at The Graduate Institute, Geneva, with periodical travels to the University of Neuchâtel. The initial appointment will be for a year, with a possibility of extension. Starting date: June 1st 2021 or upon mutual agreement.

Period of contract: June 1st to May 31st 2022. Applications should be submitted online at the Graduate Institute before the 31st of October 2020:

Interested candidates should submit their application consisting of a CV, cover letter and a research paper. Two academic references should be submitted directly by the referees to Prof. Viarengo by e-mail at before the 31st of October 2020 (title: NCCR – PostDoc Position). For additional information, please contact Prof. Viarengo by e-mail.

Click to access 202007_GradInst_PostDoc_Economics_Viarengo.pdf

Instant job! join us right now

Do you need an instant job? We’re looking for a postdoctoral research to help design research on construction of narratives of immigration, immigrants, and their impact. Content analysis, experiments, analysis of social media? 100% FTE, 5 months, available right now.