The University of Luxembourg aspires to be one of Europe’s most highly regarded universities with a distinctly international and interdisciplinary character .
It fosters the cross-fertilisation of research and teaching , is relevant to its country, is known worldwide for its research and teaching in targeted areas, and is establishing itself as an innovative model for contemporary European Higher Education.
The University s core asset is its well-connected world-class academic staff which will attract the most motivated, talented and creative students and young researchers who will learn to enjoy taking up challenges and develop into visionary thinkers able to shape society.
The Faculty of Humanities, Education and Social Sciences (FHSE) brings together expertise from the humanities, linguistics, cognitive sciences, social and educational sciences.
People from across 20 disciplines are working within the Faculty. Along with the disciplinary approach a very ambitious interdisciplinary research culture has been developed.
The faculty’s research and teaching focuses on social, economic, political and educational issues with the common goal of contributing to an inclusive, open and resourceful society.
The FHSE offers four Bachelor and 15 Master degrees and a doctoral school providing students with the necessary knowledge and high-qualified skills to succeed in their future career.
The overall objective of the contract is to work for FRANET Data collection and research services on fundamental rights for the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights.
The research specialist will work within the research project FRANET in the Department of Geography and Spatial Planning.
Under the supervision of Professor Birte Nienaber , he / she will :
More specifically, s / he will :
What we expect from you
As the candidate will have to work within a multilingual context, he / she must be fluent in English and French (written and spoken).
Knowledge of German and / or Luxembourgish will be considered an advantage.