Apply to be a Visiting Scholar at the Department of Political Science, CEU

The Department of Political Science is pleased to accept applications for visiting scholarships on an ongoing basis. Please note that we cannot offer funding, but besides enjoying cooperation with faculty members and research groups at the Department, you can get access  to the Central European University Library, computer use, and possible office space at the Department.

Applicants should have research agendas in subfields relevant to the Department's expertise, as well as our research centers and research groups.

The application package should contain a SINGLE PDF including the application letter including research statement (1200 words max), CV, Contact information of two references (including e-mail, phone number, mailing address, and description of relationship to the candidate), unofficial transcripts or diploma or letter from supervisor, and  writing samples (one can be co-authored). Application should highlight the candidate’s training and research relevant to planned stay at our department.

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To apply or with any questions please email the Department at: polsci[at]ceu[dot]edu.