2 Postdoc Fellowships in Economics, Management or Social Sciences – University of Cologne, Germany

Supported by the Fritz Thyssen Foundation, the Cologne Graduate School in Management,

Economics, and Social Sciences yearly awards up to two post-doctoral fellowships. Applicants from

all fields of Economics, Management and Social Sciences who have finished their PhD are invited to

apply. We also encourage applications from researchers from other specialties interested in

interdisciplinary research. We invite applications with a strong research background who preferably

work resp. intend to work in a field related to one of the existing key research profile areas at our

Faculty (see http://www.wiso.uni-koeln.de/de/forschung/key-research-profile-areas/) or who work

in an area closely related to research of Faculty members (see http://www.wiso.uni-
koeln.de/en/research/find-an-expert/). Candidates should have a clear idea of potential research

partners within our Faculty.

The two-year fellowship includes a monthly fellowship of EUR 2.000 plus allowances for international

travel, research expenses, etc. Office space and administrative support will be provided by CGS.

Applicants should submit

• A detailed description of the research project: topic, present state of research, preparatory

work done including a list of the applicant’s publications, planned procedure, theories and

methods, time schedule and work plan, itemized budget for planned stays abroad,

experiments, data or other research expenses

• Potential research partner(s) within the Wiso-Faculty

• Curriculum Vitae

• Declaration that no application of this or a similar kind is currently under consideration


• Two letters of recommendation directly sent to the CGS

For more detailed information on the application format, etc. please consult http://www.cgs.uni-
koeln.de/sites/cgs/pdf/files/Information_for_Applicants_PostDoc.pdf. All applications in pdf-format

must be sent to Dr. Dagmar Weiler at weiler@wiso.uni-koeln.de .

Application deadline is: March 31, 2016.