BERLIN GRADUATE SCHOOL MUSLIM CULTURES AND SOCIETIES - Call for Applications for scholarships and places in our doctoral programme
Deadline: 11 November, 2020, 12 noon CET
The Berlin Graduate School Muslim Cultures and Societies will admit up to ten PhD fellows to its doctoral programme, which is to begin on 1 October 2021. The Graduate School is a joint institution of Freie Universität Berlin, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, and Leibniz-Zentrum Moderner Orient, which brings together scholars in the humanities, social sciences, and area studies.
The Graduate School investigates the plurality, changeability, and global connectedness of Muslim cultures and societies. Applications with a focus on strategies of negotiating diversity, difference, and distinction, both among Muslims and between Muslims and non-Muslims are especially encouraged. Successful applicants will have a master’s degree in one of the disciplines represented at the Graduate School (Arabic Studies, Central Asian Studies, History, Human Geography, Iranian Studies, Islamic Studies, Political Science, Semitic Studies, Social and Cultural Anthropology, South and Southeast Asian Studies, Southeast European History), with a ranking, where applicable, of above average. Our language of instruction and communication is English.