Das Schweizer Fachportal für die Geschichtswissenschaften

Doctoral Student

Academy of architecture of the Università Della Svizzera Italiana, Mendrisio

Call for Doctoral Student as of 1 October 2020

Title of the project
Migrations and development in mountain borderlands of Switzerland and Slovenia: a comparative perspective (18th – 20th centuries)

Description of the project
For further details please check: http://www.labisalp.arc.usi.ch/it/ricerche-corso
With regard to Switzerland, the project is divided into two sub-projects (two study areas):
Part A: Canton Ticino
Part B: Canton Neuchâtel

Prof. Luigi Lorenzetti

Your tasks
Realisation of a doctoral thesis on one of the two parts covered by the project.
The position requires a full-time presence in order to work on the doctorate and perform the tasks associated with it. The salary complies with the parameters of the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF).

Admission requirements
- Master’s degree or equivalent qualification in history
Good knowledge of Italian, French and English

- Archive research experience

- Good knowledge and use of standard computer programs (Word and Excel)

Your profile
- Interest in historical research and interdisciplinary approaches
- Spirit of cooperation with project’s partner researchers

- Availability to participate in scientific conferences in Switzerland and abroad related to the project’s theme

Requested documents
- Educational qualifications
- Curriculum vitae
- References
- Master thesis and publications, if available

To enquire about this position contact Luigi Lorenzetti (luigi.lorenzetti@usi.ch) or the human resources department.
Applications are to be submitted by email at: candidature.me@usi.ch no later than July 30th, 2020


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Università Della Svizzera Italiana
30. Juli 2020