Two doctoral positions in Asian Languages and Cultures

Stockholm, Sweden
Deadline: 15th Oct 2013

The Department of Oriental Languages at Stockholm University announces the following positions:

1 PhD position in Asian Languages and Cultures (Chinese)

1 PhD position in Asian Languages and Cultures (Japanese)

The two new positions are preferably in line with the department’s focus on modern and contemporary literature and culture.

The positions will first be granted for one year and after positive evaluation renewed for up to two years at a time. The total employment time may not be longer than the equivalent of four years of doctoral studies full time. In order to increase students’ employability the Department of Oriental Studies welcomes Ph.D. candidates to participate in the Department’s teaching and administrative tasks with a maximum of 20 %, and in this case the total employment time may be extended by up to one year (altogether 5 years of employment). Please note that decisions on employment as a Ph.D. student cannot be appealed.

Deadline for applications is October 15th 2013.

Applications must be submitted via the standard on-line application process for Stockholm University. For further information on research postgraduate education at Stockholm University please check the announcements of the human faculty:

For further inquiries about the positions please feel free to contact the Director of Studies, Irmy Schweiger:

We look forward to your application!


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