career opportunity


Post-Doc Stipends

Deadline: Rolling – The Fritz Thyssen Foundation is accepting applications for post-doctoral stipends related to the theme of State, Economy and Society. Funding is basically reserved for projects that are related to the promotion areas of the Foundation and have a clear connection to the German research system. This connection can be established either at […]

ESRC Postdoctoral Fellowships

Deadline: 23 Mar. – LISS DTP invites applications for seven ESRC-funded Post-Doctoral Fellowships (PDFs) to commence from 1st October 2023 to be held at King’s College London, Queen Mary University of London, or Imperial College London. These provide an opportunity for those in the immediate postdoctoral stage of their career to consolidate their PhD through […]

Assistant Professor in Environmental Sociology

Deadline: 15 Feb. – The Center for the Sociology of Organizations at Sciences Po, Paris is looking to fill a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Environmental Sociology

PhDs in Sociology and Work Science

Deadline: 1 Feb. – The Department of Sociology and Work Science at the University of Gothenburg, has announced open doctoral positions in sociology and work science

2 Post-doc Fellowships

Deadline: 16 Jan. – The Scuola Normale Superiore is offering two 2-year post-doc fellowships in Political and Social Sciences in the fields of democracy and social movements; political communication and media; and markets and society

Early career fellowship “Democratic governance of funded pension schemes”

Deadline: 23 Dec. – The Institute of Public Administration at Leiden University invites applications for a research fellowship within the ‘Democratic Governance of Funded Pensions’ (DEEPEN) project. The project explores the democratic governance of capital-funded occupational pension schemes and investigates how governments, regulators and labor market actors govern funded pensions and whether participants are satisfied […]

Postdoctoral Research Positions in Political Economy / Economic Sociology / Sociology of Public Finances and Debt

Deadline: 20 Dec. – The Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies (MPIfG) invites applications from postdoctoral researchers in Social Science in the following areas: Political Economy (Prof. Dr. Lucio Baccaro); Economic Sociology (Prof. Dr. Jens Beckert); and Sociology of Public Finances and Debt (Dr. Leon Wansleben)

Tenured Professorship in UK Politics, Law, and Economy

Deadline: 16 Dec. – Humboldt University seeks an interdisciplinary scholar from Politics, Law or Economics, with a significant and proven UK-related profile and interest in political, legal, and economic research questions. Teaching duties have to be fulfilled mainly at the Centre for British Studies as part of the MA British Studies and mainly in English

Assistant Professor (post-doc)

Deadline: 14 Dec. – The Institute for Social Change and Sustainability (IGN) at the Vienna University of Economics and Business has an opening for a position as Assistant Professor (6 years fixed term, non tenure-track)

Associate Professor or Full Professor of Economics

Deadline: 9 Dec. – The New School for Social Research invites applications for a tenure-track position of Associate or Full Professor of Economics. Applicants with competence in interpreting, and drawing modern perspectives grounded in, classical political economy (including Marxian and Sraffian economics), feminist economics, and econometrics are especially welcome

Lecturer in Digital Innovation in Business and Society

Deadline: 6 Dec. – Queen Mary University of London seeks to recruit a Lecturer in Digital Innovation in Business and Society. The post offers an opportunity to make a major contribution to the School of Business and Management’s research expertise in fields such as innovation and strategy in high technology industries, social media technologies and […]

Research Associate: Transitions of Young Workers in the Labour Market

Deadline: 5 Dec. – The University of Sheffield seeks a full-time post-doctoral research associate for 24 months, who will work on an ESRC-funded project looking at The Transitions of Young Workers in the UK Labour Market: Consequences for Careers, Earnings, Health and Wellbeing

Senior Lecturer in International Development

Deadline: 5 Dec. – The Department of International Development seeks to appoint a Senior Lecturer in International Development. The successful applicant will be an outstanding social scientist whose research is interdisciplinary with a focus on racial, economic and social justice, including the question of reparations. Critical scholarship that examines the structural inequities, intersectionalities, and path […]

Assistant/Associate Position in Human Resources and Management

Deadline: 3 Dec. – McMaster University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor in the Human Resources & Management Area, particularly from candidates engaged in research, teaching and/or community service within the area of diversity and inclusion

Lecturer in Economics

Deadline: 2 Dec. – The University of Leeds is looking for candidates to join the Economics Department of Leeds University Business School

Post-Docs on A New Climate for Social Sciences (Fonds Bruno Latour)

Deadline: 1 Dec. – Sciences Po is launching a call for applications for 10 postdoctoral fellowships as part of the Bruno Latour Fund, a postdoctoral research program on environmental and climate transformations

PhD in International Studies

Deadline: 1 Dec. – Roskilde University invites applications for a PhD in International Studies on “A Single, Green Market for Capital? A critical political economy perspective on the completion of the Capital Markets Union”

Digit Marie Jahoda Visiting Fellowships and PhD Studentships

Digit is now accepting applications for its Marie Jahoda Visiting Fellowship, as well as for two studentships.

Career Opportunities!

Ever more opportunities for researchers at all stages of their careers, courtesy of our friend Oleg Komlik at Economic Sociology and Political Economy