[spectre] PhD Grant: General Ecology of Media and Technology - Ruhr University Bochum

Andreas Broeckmann ab at dortmunder-u.de
Mon Jun 20 10:57:46 CEST 2011

PhD Grant in Media Studies on "General Ecology of 
Media and Technology. History, Issues, and 

For an outline of the research field and more 
details on the application procedure please see:


The Ruhr-University Research School in 
cooperation with Evonik Industries offers 1 grant 
for doctoral studies amounting to 1.500 Euro 
monthly for 3 years. The grant is financed by 
Evonik Industries and the grant holder will be 
part of a small highly interdisciplinary research 
group. The overarching topic deals with 
"Reconsidering Industry" and will investigate the 
critical opinion about industry and techniques in 
Germany. The CEO of Evonik Industries Dr. Engel 
takes over the role of a mentor for this research 
group and is highly interested in the outcomes of 
this research. The research group is located at 
the Ruhr-Universität Bochum and professors from 
different disciplines formulated research areas 
doctoral candidates can apply for.

We are looking for young researchers with great 
interests in interdisciplinary research and with 
willingness for the participation in a dialogue 
across disciplinary boundaries. All doctoral 
candidates become members of the Ruhr University 
Research School which provides an attractive 
international research and social environment for 
young researchers and support for their academic 
and non-academic future career.

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