PhD Fellowships Available at Gran Sasso Science Institute

Ten PhD positions in Urban Studies and Regional Science are now available at the Gran Sasso Science Institute in l’Aquila, Italy.

The methodological perspective in research and teaching is trans-disciplinary. Approaches, methods and issues from the diverse fields which constitute “urban studies”, such as human geography, spatial planning, urbanism, urban politics and policies, urban sociology and ethnography, are welcomed.The position is full-time, for three years, starting November, 2016.  The yearly amount of the scholarship is of €16,159.91 gross.  All PhD students will have: tuition fees waived, free accommodation at the GSSI facilities or a financial substitute of 350.00 Euros gross/month, and free luncheon vouchers.

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Deadline for Applications: September 1, 2016.