3 dagen geleden - Universiteit van Amsterdam (UvA) - Amsterdam
The Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis, one of six research schools of the Faculty of Humanities, has a vacant PhD position as part of the ERC …
The PhD candidate carries out comparative research into structural characteristics of the systems of social assistance and of social-fiscal allowances in a number of selected countries. The results of this research contribute to the project “The future of the universal welfare st
The PhD candidate carries out comparative research into structural characteristics of the systems of social assistance and of social-fiscal allowances in a number of selected countries. The results of this research contribute to the project “The future of the universal welfare state, between social assistance and a guaranteed minimum income”. The position also includes limited lecture responsibilities in social security law.
• a university master degree in Laws
• affinity with social security law and questions relating to the architecture of the welfare state
• good average grades and a very good grade for the master thesis
• candidates with research activities in the past and an international research orientation will be preferred
• good communication skills, both oral and in writing.
• analytic reasoning power
• product/result oriented attitude
• critical research attitude
Faculty of Law
The Faculty of Law of the University of Groningen is a modern, internationally oriented institution, which builds on a longstanding tradition of almost four centuries. The Faculty has the ambition to measure itself with the best law faculties in Europe. Advanced systems of quality control have been implemented for a continuous improvement of research and education.
The PhD position is within the Department for Constitutional and Administrative Law and Public Administration and is supervised by Gijsbert Vonk, ordinary professor of social security law. The position is part of an externally funded research project (Stichting Instituut Gak), which also accommodates a post-doctoral researcher.
The Groningen Graduate School of Law: https://www.rug.nl/research/gradschool-law/ (GGSL) organises the training programmes for PhD researchers and research master students in the Faculty of Law.