بورسیه دکتری جامعه شناسی ر آفریقای جنوبی

میزان بورسیه: سه سال

کشور محل تحصیل: افریقای جنوبی

رشته های مورد پذیرش: کارشناسی ارشد در رشته جامعه شناسی، انسان شناسی، مطالعات شهری، مطالعات سیاسی، مطالعات دینی، یا رشته های مرتبط،

ددلاین: Friday 27 January 2017

اطلاعات بیشتر

The Society, Work, and Development Institute (SWOP) and the Sociology Department at the University of the Witwatersrand seek to recruit a Ph.D Fellow for a Volkswagen Foundation funded research project – “Networked Religiocities” – within the framework of the funding initiative: Knowledge for Tomorrow: Fellowships in the Humanities in Sub-Saharan and North Africa . The scholarship will cover a monthly living stipend, student medical cover, and tuition fees for a period of 36 months.

Research Project: “Networked Religiocities: Transnational Urban Religious Flows in Africa”

Requirements:
Masters Degree in Sociology, Anthropology, Urban Studies, Political Studies, Religious Studies, or related disciplines, with an average pass of at least 70% and above. The candidate must have proven research interests in questions of religion, of the urban, and/or of transnationalism.

Scope of Work:
The Fellow is expected to conduct doctoral research, focusing on an “innovative” topic relating to the (re-) generative potency of religious networks, circuits, and/or flows between Lagos (Nigeria) and Johannesburg (South Africa). S/he will be registered in the Department of Sociology at the University of the Witwatersrand. The Fellow will work very closely with, and will be supervised by, Dr. Obvious Katsaura who is the lead researcher for the “Networked Religiocities” project.

Required documents
• Cover letter
• Full CV
• Copies of degree certificates and academic transcripts
• ۲۵۰۰ worded pre-proposal
• A sample of written/ published work
• Two letters of reference

The pre-proposal may be structured as follows: 1) Introduction; 2) Research Problem; 3) Research Question(s); 4) Theoretical Framework; 5) Methodological Approach.

How To Apply: All documents must be sent to the SWOP administrator, Ms. Ntombenhle (Enhle) Khanyase (ntombenhle.khanyase-at-wits.ac.za) with ‘SWOP-Sociology Ph.D Fellowship’ in the subject line. Incomplete applications will not be considered. The submission should also be copied to Dr. Obvious Katsaura at obvious.katsaura@wits.ac.za
For any specific information related to the project, email Dr. Obvious Katsaura.

Application Deadline: The closing date for applications is Friday 27 January 2017. Short-listed candidates will be called for interview. The successful

candidate should be prepared to start as soon as s/he receives the offer.

http://scholarship-positions.com/swop-sociology-phd-position-university-witwatersrand-south-africa/2016/12/16/

 
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