Doctoral candidate (PhD student) in the field of modern or contemporary European history (M/F)
University of Luxembourg
Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg
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The University of Luxembourg is a multilingual, international research university.

The University of Luxembourg invites applications for the following vacancies at the Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C²DH) :

Doctoral candidate (PhD student) in the field of modern or contemporary European history (M / F)

Luxembourg is a dynamic, multicultural country in the heart of Europe with a strong research and development base supported by important organisational resources.

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.

Your Role

The TRAUSCH project at C2DH is looking to hire a doctoral candidate as part of a recent donation granted by the André Losch Foundation.

The doctoral candidate will work under supervision of Assistant Professor Benoît Majerus in the sub-project Gilbert Trausch comme historien national et européen .

This sub-project aims to sketch the trajectory of an historian in the second half of the 20thcentury by taking into account national and transnational networks.

For further information, please contact benoit.majerus

Your Profile

  • Master’s degree or diploma in history;
  • Passionate about historiograph
  • Willingness to cooperate actively in a larger team
  • Experience in Luxembourgish history will be a plus
  • Good command of the following languages : English, French and German
  • We offer

  • A creative and innovative working environment within the Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C²DH) with great opportunities for training in new digital research tools and methodologies
  • An attractive salary
  • A multilingual, international, and interdisciplinary working environment
  • Further Information

    Applications should quote Ref : OTP R-AGR-0821-11-C / 50012959 and include :

  • A full curriculum vitae, including any publications
  • The contact details of three referees
  • A copy of the relevant diplomas
  • A cover letter indicating your motivation for this project, relevant experience and future interests
  • Please send your application online by 31 March 2020 .

    The University of Luxembourg is an equal opportunity employer.

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