The University About
The University of Luxembourg is an international research university with a distinctly multilingual and interdisciplinary character.
The University was founded in 2003 and counts more than 6,700 students and more than 2,000 employees from around the world.
The University’s faculties and interdisciplinary centres focus on research in the areas of Computer Science and ICT Security, Materials Science, European and International Law, Finance and Financial Innovation, Education, Contemporary and Digital History.
In addition, the University focuses on cross-disciplinary research in the areas of Data Modelling and Simulation as well as Health and System Biomedicine.
Times Higher Education ranks the University of Luxembourg #3 worldwide for its international outlook, #20 in the Young University Ranking 2021 and among the top 250 universities worldwide.
The Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C2DH) is a research centre for the study, analysis and public dissemination of contemporary history of Luxembourg and Europe with a particular focus on digital methods and tools for doing innovative historical research.
It serves as a catalyst for innovative and creative scholarship and new forms of public dissemination and societal engagement with history.
The Postdoc will be a member of the Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C2DH) at the University of Luxembourg.
He / she will work under supervision of Ass-Prof. Dr. Denis Scuto.
Realisation of a study on the history of the Chambre des Salariés Luxembourg (CSL) as a postdoctoral researcher. The CSL’s and its predecessor institutions’ history goes back to 1924.
Writing its history means dealing with history of social relations, labor history, working conditions, working conditions, social inequalities on a national and transnational level.
What we expect from you
The yearly gross salary for every Postdoctoral researcher at the UL is 77 167,08 € (full time)