GSNAS admits up to 10 doctoral candidates per year who pursue a doctoral project in the field of North American Studies in one of the six disciplines (culture, economics, history, literature, political science, sociology) represented at the John F. Kennedy Institute.
Please note that we won't advertise postdoctoral positions (i.e. positions for holders of a doctoral degree) in the academic year 2017-18.
Interviews with shortlisted candidates will be held in April (please see "Selection Procedure" for more details). Admission to the program starts in October (German fall term).