Tim Büthe, Professor of Political Science & Public Policy and Chair for International Relations at theTechnical University of Munich (TUM), is inviting applications for a postdoctoral position in hisresearch team at the Hochschule für Politik in Munich, Germany, beginning as early as 1 April 2021.
The Hochschule für Politik (HfP) is an interdisciplinary institute for the study of politics and public policy, associated with the TUM, one of Germany’s top research universities.
The Chair for International Relations is a research and teaching unit of the HfP, focused on inter- / transnational economic relations.
It brings together researchers pursuing active research agendas to make both theoretically exciting and empirically important contributions.
We welcome research proposals on any IPE topic ,but are particularly interested in :
Analytical skills and the capacity for independent social scientific research will be key selection criteria. Successful applicants will be expected, above all, to develop and pursue their own research within the overarching research agenda of the IR Chair.
Postdocs at the IR Chair also participate in ongoing collaborative research projects and make independent contributions to teaching.
How to Apply
Please send the following materials electronically (and in a single pdf file) to :
All applications received by 1 December 2020 are assured full consideration. For questions, please contact Prof. Dr. Tim Büthe at
The IR Chair strongly supports the TUM's strategic goal of increasing the diversity of its staff. As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, we particularly encourage applications from women, people with disabilities, members of groups that are traditionally underrepresented in the academy, and others who would increase the diversity of the university's research and teaching staff.
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