The University of Luxembourg aspires to be one of Europe’s most highly regarded universities with a distinctly international and interdisciplinary character. It fosters the cross-fertilisation of research and teaching, is relevant to its country, is known worldwide for its research and teaching in targeted areas, and is establishing itself as an innovative model for contemporary European Higher Education. The University`s core asset is its well-connected world-class academic staff which will attract the most motivated, talented and creative students and young researchers who will learn to enjoy taking up challenges and develop into visionary thinkers able to shape society.
The Faculty of Humanities, Education and Social Sciences (FHSE) brings together expertise from the humanities, linguistics, cognitive sciences, social and educational sciences. People from across 20 disciplines are working within the Faculty. Along with the disciplinary approach a very ambitious interdisciplinary research culture has been developed.
The faculty’s research and teaching focuses on social, economic, political and educational issues with the common goal of contributing to an inclusive, open and resourceful society. The FHSE offers four Bachelor and 15 Master degrees and a doctoral school providing students with the necessary knowledge and high-qualified skills to succeed in their future career.
The overall objective of the contract is to work for FRANET – Data collection and research services on fundamental rights – for the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights.
The research specialist will work within the research project “FRANET” in the Department of Geography and Spatial Planning. Under the supervision of Professor Birte Nienaber, he/she will:
More specifically, s/he will:
As the candidate will have to work within a multilingual context, he/she must be fluent in English and French (written and spoken). Knowledge of German and/or Luxembourgish will be considered an advantage.
Applications should be submitted online and include:
We encourage early application. Our selection process will start April 30th, 2021. Please apply formally through the HR system. Applications by email will not be considered.
The University of Luxembourg embraces inclusion and diversity as key values. We are fully committed to removing any discriminatory barrier related to gender, and not only, in recruitment and career progression of our staff.
For further information, please contact:
Prof. Dr. Birte Nienaber / E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org / Phone: +352 466644-9318Continue reading
|Title||Research specialist – Department of Geography and Spatial Planning|
|Employer||University of Luxembourg|
|Job location||6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Kalergi, L-1359 Luxembourg|
|Published||May 4, 2021|
|Job types||Researcher  |
|Fields||Public Law,   Human rights,   Legislative Studies,   National Politics,   Public Policy  |