/ Forschung, Doktorat

Two doctoral fellowships in Urban Studies

Department of Social Sciences/ZASB, University of Basel

The University of Basel, Switzerland, invites applications for two fully funded Ph.D. positions (100%, 4 years) in Urban Studies, as part of the research project "PRECURBICA: Precarious Urbanisms in Coastal Africa" funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation. 

The positions are funded for four years, and scheduled to begin on 1 June 2022 or shortly thereafter. Research focus will be on climate risk and urban adaptation in one of the three cities designated as case studies for the research team (Pointe Noire, Cotonou, or Freetown).

Deadline for applications: 31 Jan 2022