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EU code
14.9 - Others - Social Sciences
3 - PhD
Lund University, Sweden
Centre for Societal Resilience
Capacity Development 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 universi
Academic requirements
A master's degree in the social sciences and at least 14 months of doctoral studies relevant for either societal resilience (risk, safety, sustainability, etc) or capacity development (learning, organisational development, public administration, etc).
Max available positions
Capacity development for resilience is one of the core areas for research and innovation at Centre for Societal Resilience. While being highlighted in global policy framework as a requisite for safe and sustainable societies, there is a general lack of sc
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36 months between Aug 21 2014 and Jun 21 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