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14.1 - Political Science
4 - Post-Doc
University College Dublin, Ireland
EconPol consolidates the research and doctoral training of UCD and TCD (in the core disciplines of Economics and Political Science).
Language requirements
All applicants must submit a recent English Language Test certificate (less than two years old); 600 Toefl or overall 6.5 IELTS with a minimum of 6.0 in each band on the Academic Version. See the link below for a full list of other recognised Language Tests and acceptable scores. If applicants do not have an English Language Test certificate, they must submit proof of registration to an upcoming test (result must be available by the 24th of January 2014).
Academic requirements
Good postgraduate grades and English
Max available positions
SPIRe staff and research centres are pursuing and publishing cutting-edge scholarly research on a wide variety of topics, many of which are directly relevant to the analytical needs of government and voluntary organisations at the national, European and international levels. The School's substantive and methodological strengths reflect the multi-disciplinary character of its staff. Much of SPIRe's research activity is associated with the initiatives of the School's three research centres, all of which have strong national and international networks: UCD Institute for British-Irish Studies UCD Dublin European Institute UCD Centre for Development Studies In addition, all members of SPIRe's academic staff are involved in individual and collaborative research projects in a variety of fields. For details on projects and publications, consult the staff's personal pages.
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9 months between Sep 1 2014 and May 31 2015
Contact person
Prof. Patrick Paul Walsh ( )
Additional information
Visits must be justified on the basis of research collaboration with staff in UCD. Please provide as much detail as possible in you research proposal.Please include a detailed explanation of your area of interest to allow us to best assess your application and match you to the most appropriate academic or research unit.For additional information please email the Erasmus Mundus Co-ordinator