Wednesday, March 11, 2009
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Doctoral Programme in African Studies
The Bayreuth International Graduate School of African Studies, BIGSAS, funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG) as part of the Excellence Initiative of the German Federal and State Governments, will admit PhD students to its doctoral programme beginning October 1, 2009. Five of the successful candidates will receive a Graduate School grant for three years.
The Bayreuth International Graduate School of African Studies brings together outstanding young African and non-African scholars to work jointly in the field of African Studies. It offers a centre of creative and innovative PhD training that enables the doctoral students to finish their thesis within three years.
Deadline: April 1, 2009 [more information]