Call for Applications: ESTER Research Design Course 2014

RHN 15/2014 | Call

Organisers: European graduate School for Training in Economic and social historical Research (ESTER); in cooperation with Goethe University Frankfurt

14-17 October 2014, Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Deadline: 1 May 2014

Research Design Course:
How to strengthen your dissertation project

The European graduate School for Training in Economic and social historical Research (ESTER) is an European platform for postgraduate teaching. ESTER announces its annual Research Design Course for economic and social historians on 14-17 October 2014 in Frankfurt (Germany).The Research Design Course (RDC) assists 1st and 2nd year PhD Students in developing a high quality and well-designed plan for their dissertation. A team of leading European senior researchers provides comments and leads discussions during the three day workshop. Prior to the course students have to write a paper (25 pages) according to a set of guidelines. The registration costs for the RDC is € 50,- which has to be paid beforehand. Costs for accommodation (October 14th-17th) and catering will be covered by the organizers.

If you are interested, please download the complete call for applications on the website of ESTER.
http://www.hum.leiden.edu/posthumus/ester/rdc-2014-frankfurt.html

Deadline for application: 01.05.2014

Contact: Dr. Marijn Molema
ESTER/N.W. Posthumus InstituteLeiden University
nwp@hum.leidenuniv.nl