Detailed information about selected course/program
EU code
14.9 - Others - Social Sciences
3 - PhD
Lund University, Sweden
Centre for Societal Resilience
Social Change for Societal Resilience (risk, safety and sustainability)
Language requirements
Any of the four following: (1) IELTS score of 6.5 (with no score less than 5.5 on any single area) (2) TOEFL paper based score of 575 / internet based score of 90 (3) Cambridge/Oxford – Advanced Certificate of Proficiency (4) A Master's degree from a univ
Academic requirements
A master's degree in the social sciences and at least 14 months of doctoral studies relevant for social change, power, gender and/or development. E.g. sociology, history, gender studies, human ecology, anthropology, human geography, development studies.
Max available positions
The world is in a dire state and much point towards the importance of fundamental social change for societies to be safe and sustainable over time into our future. Social change for resilience is one of the core areas for research and innovation at Centre
Go to homepage
36 months between Aug 1 2014 and Dec 31 2017
Contact person
Per Becker (
Additional information
The grantees will form a central part of the academic environment at a new transdisciplinary centre for research and innovation at Lund University, Sweden. Centre for Societal Resilience is a university-wide initiative that draws on the full width of scie