There is an open PhD position in international cooperation and complex security challenges at Stockholm University, but hurry as the deadline is October 22nd, 2012.
There is an open PhD position in international cooperation and complex security challenges at Stockholm University
Stockholm University invites applications for one PhD position in the Department of Economic History, with a focus on international relations. The position is oriented towards research on international cooperation on complex security challenges, with a conception of challenges including (but not limited to) such issues as pandemics, terrorism, organized crime, energy supply, food shortages and infrastructure breakdowns. A focus on the European Union’s approach to such threats is welcome, and a historical element to research is possible. The PhD position will be part of an international research project directed by Associate Professor Mark Rhinard together with researchers from Utrecht University, Utrikespolitiskainstitutet and Försvarshögskolan.
The position is for four years, with an expecting starting date between 1 December 2012 and 1 January 2013.
The application deadline is: October 22, 2012.