Venue: Danish School of Education, Aarhus University
Date of employment: May 1, 2021 or as soon as possible thereafter
Application deadline: February 25, 2021
The Danish School of Education, DPU, Faculty of Arts at Aarhus University invites applications for a postdoctoral position in the research project 'Research for impact. Integrating research and societal impact in the humanities PhD' financed by the Independent Research Fund Denmark.
The position is full-time and is expected to begin on May 1, 2021 or as soon as possible thereafter and to end 22 months later on February 28, 2023. The position is located at DPU, Campus Aarhus.
The postdoc will be part of the project team. The primary task of the postdoc will be to identify, collect and analyse policies on societal impact and the PhD (with a focus on the humanities PhD) across global, European, national (Denmark) and institutional levels. Also, the postdoc will conduct qualitative semi-structured research interviews (in English or Danish) with leaders of graduate schools at Danish universities. The postdoc will be the main driver of work package one (the project consists of three work packages) and will collaborate with the PI and co-investigators on the project.