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PhD student in History oriented towards Colonial and Postcolonial Studies

  • Ort


  • Yrkesroll


  • Anställning

    Heltid, 6 månader eller längre

  • Lön

    Fast månads- vecko- eller timlön

  • Publicerad

    14 december

  • Sök jobbet senast

    15 februari

Om jobbet

The Linnaeus University Centre for Concurrences in Colonial and Postcolonial Studies (LNUC Concurrences) is one of six prominent research environments at Linnaeus University and the leading research centre for Global History and Postcolonial Studies in Scandinavia. Research at the Centre focuses on the human consequences of colonialism and other forms of domination, primarily in the context of European imperial expansion from the fifteenth century onwards. By combining global historical and postcolonial theories and methods, the Centre promotes a critical and multifaceted understanding of both the long history of European expansion and its legacies in the contemporary world.

LNUC Concurrences is an interdisciplinary research centre based at the Faculty of Arts and Humanities. The Centre includes scholars in the disciplines of History, Literary Studies, Religious Studies, Peace and Development Studies and Social Work. For further information about LNUC Concurrences, see

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Location and placement The PhD student will be placed at the Department of Cultural Sciences at Linnaeus University’s campus in Växjö.

The application deadline is February 15.

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Linnaeus University has the ambition to utilize the qualities that an even gender distribution and diversity brings to the organization.

Please apply by clicking on the Apply button at the bottom of the ad. Applicants are requested to the application resolving CV, cover letter , a copy of a relevant essay , grades and certificates and other relevant documents. The applicant also requested to submit with their application a proposed research plan within the current area of research. All documents must be attached to digital in the application. The application and other documents shall be marked with the reference number. All documents cited must be received by the University no later than 24.00 (Local time in Sweden) on the closing day.