Post-doc Fellowships at Orient-Institut Beirut

The Orient-Institut Beirut (Max Weber Foundation) conducts and supports research on the region (MENA) in the Humanities and Social Sciences.

With our postdoctoral fellowships we seek to enhance co-operation with academic institutions in the region.

The fellowship will be granted for up to 12 months, beginning with September 15 2017 (or later this year). The stipend amounts to € 1900 per month. We may further support up to two travels abroad for active participation at conferences and the like.

Requirements

  • Excellent research project.
  • PhD in a region related discipline.
  • Excellent command of Arabic and English.
  • Basic command of German is expected.
  • Research design must convincingly project results within the prospected period.

Postdoctoral fellows are expected to

  • Participate actively at academic activities of the Institute
  • Present their research results
  • Enhance the Institute's cooperation with academic institutions in the region
  • Cooperate with ongoing research activities of the Institute
  • Write a report at the end of their fellowship.
Application date
15 Jun 2017
Duration
Up to 12 months
Country
Middle East Lebanon
Discipline
Humanities Anthropology, Ethnology and Folklore Archaeology Architecture Art & Art History Classical Studies Digital Humanities History History & Philosophy of Science Linguistics Literature Media Studies Music & Musicology Philosophy Religion & Theology Social sciences Business and Administrative Sciences Communication Sciences Demography Economics Environmental Sciences Gender Studies Geography International Relations Law Pedagogic & Education Research Political science Psychology & Cognitive Sciences Social Anthropology Sociology
Required post-doc experience: 
between 0 and 5 years
Award granted
€ 1.900/month
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