The holder of a postgraduate position has as primary obligation to successfully fulfill the third cycle education ending with a PhD degree. The holder of a postgraduate position is expected to participate actively in the research and teaching environment of the Department and will normally have to perform departmental duties, above all teaching, amounting to about 20 per cent of full time.
To be eligible for third cycle studies an applicant must have been awarded a second cycle degree or acquired comparable qualifications in some other way in Sweden or abroad. In addition, the applicant must have at least 30 second-cycle credits in human geography/economic geography or acquired equivalent knowledge in some other way and have completed a second-cycle independent project of at least 15 credits. The applicant must also have proficiency in spoken and written English.
Location: Lund, Sweden
Application deadline: 1 September 2015