Technology and the Making of Europe

13 positions for Doctoral candidates (PhD students) in the field of digital history and hermeneutics - University of Luxembourg.

6 July 2016

The Historical Institute / Center for Contemporary and Digital History University of Luxembourg has obtained a large grant from the Fonds National de la Recherche Luxembourg in the framework of the so-called PRIDE-program. This grant enables the creation of a Doctoral Training Unit (DTU), therefore the institute opens up to 13 positions for Doctoral candidates (PhD students) in the field of digital history and hermeneutics.

      Aim is to create an experimental trading zone for the reflection on the epistemological and methodological challenges of doing digital history / humanities research in an interdisciplinary setting. All PhD students will have to conduct their research within the conceptual framework of the DTU. Participation in the collectively organized skills trainings on digital literacy as well as active participation in the planning and organization of thematic workshops of the DTU will be required. For a detailed description of the DTU and the thematic axes see: http://www.dhlab.lu/digital-literacy/digital-history-hermeneutics-dtu/.  

The application deadline is September 1, 2016.

More information can be found here.

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