Grants for doctoral students in the graduate class
"Secularities and Cultural Dynamics",
University of Leipzig
Deadline: 15 January 2011
Within the graduate class "Secularities and Cultural Dynamics", the University of Leipzig
5 grants for doctoral students for the period from April 2011 to March 2013
(with the possibility of an extension for a further year).
The class is dedicated to the interdisciplinary study of secularity in various parts of the world
and historical periods. Of particular interest are the cultural dynamics that accompany secularity,
as well as interactions between the religious and the secular.
We are looking for persons with an above-average degree in the humanities or social sciences.
The grants are conditional upon matriculation in the graduate class.
The University of Leipzig has set itself the goal of raising the proportion of women and therefore
urges women to apply. Persons with physical disabilities will be given preference in
cases of equal aptitude.
Applications in German or English should be accompanied by:
letter of application
max. 10-page description of the research project, including a timetable
curriculum vitae and certificates
list of publications, if applicable
letter of reference from a university lecturer.
Please send these in electronic form (as pdf files) to: