PhD Scholarships in Social Sciences at University of Trento, Italy

Deadline- 20 June 2012

Countries/Region- All Countries

The School of Social Sciences at the University of Trento (Italy) is inviting applications for its three PhD programmes: (1) Economics & Managment (6 Scholarships) (2) Sociology & Social Research (8 Scholarships) (3) Local Development & Global Dynamics (3 Scholarships).

The School focuses on the knowledge in the field of the social sciences by promoting and organizing doctoral programmes.

The main points of the School mission are-

  • Offer a broad common methodological training in the economic and social sciences context, promoting the use of new methods of research offering a wide range of applications in Social Sciences.
  • Enhance multidisciplinary and frontier approaches with a broader perspective than those strictly disciplinary, when studying employment, development, institutional and organizational design.
  • Offer both disciplinary and interdisciplinary Ph.D. Programmes.
  • Give students the opportunity to live in a vibrant research environment, interacting with scholars with different perspectives of studying economy and society in a strongly international exchange context.


candidates, regardless of gender, age and nationality, who hold a relevant MA degree, or who expect to complete their degree by September 28, 2012.

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