4-year PhD Position - Social Inequalities, Child Development and Longitudinal Research

May 15, 2020

4-year PhD position in Sociology at Trinity College Dublin

Period: 2020-24 (ideal start: September 2020)

Payment: circa 1700 € a month (without taxes) for 48 months

Deadline: May 15th, 2020, 1pm (Irish Time)

Online Interviews: end of 3rd week of May, 2020.

The Department of Sociology at Trinity College Dublin (TCD) is seeking to appoint an outstanding and highly motivated PhD candidate to write a PhD dissertation in the social sciences. The successful candidate will conduct an innovative and cutting-edge PhD thesis on how social inequalities and family dynamics operate in children’s lives and development across the life course, using advanced quantitative methodologies. Candidates with strong interests in topics like Life Course, Social Inequalities, Family Dynamics, Population and/or Child Development, with an MA, MSc or MPhil in fields like Sociology, Economics, Demography, Psychology, Social Research, Social Policy, Education, Public Health or related fields, and with a strong profile in quantitative methods, are strongly encouraged to apply.

Full application details: see here