Max Weber Programme for Postdoctoral Studies

The call for the Max Weber Postdoctoral Fellowships is now open. Deadline for applications is 25 October 2015. APPLY!


The Max Weber Lectures

Monthly lectures by distinguished scholars

Thematic Research Groups

The core of the Max Weber Programme's multidisciplinary activities


Max Weber Occasional Talks

Occasions to discuss topical themes with distinguished scholars


Multidisciplinary Workshops

Organized by MW Fellows

The MWP  Conferences

About academic careers and topical social issues

Academic Practice Workshops

The training component of the Max Weber Programme

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Academic Communication Skills Support

Activities tailored on individual needs to enhance the Fellows communication skills

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Making a Difference in Global Academia

The Max Weber Programme is the largest international postdoctoral programme in the Social Sciences and Humanities in Europe. It offers around 50-55 fully funded Fellowships to suitably qualified researchers from anywhere in the world who work in or across the relevant disciplines of the EUI (Economics, History, Law and Social and Political Sciences and their subfields). The working language of the Programme is English.
The aim of the MWP is to provide Fellows with the experience of membership of a vibrant academic community, to which they make a central contribution. It is unique in offering a structured Programme covering all aspects of an academic career, including support for academic writing in English, applying for research grants,  the opportunity to teach in some of Europe’s leading universities and to develop a strategy for a successful approach to the academic labour market.




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The Latest MWP Newsletter in Out

The Latest MWP Newsletter in Out

Read on line the MWP Newsletter n.9, a great way to wrap up and close an extremely fruitful academic year. See you all in September
MW Fellow discusses Grexit on French TV

MW Fellow discusses Grexit on French TV

Watch Zoe Lefkofridi (SPS) debating Grexit on FRANCE24
Max Weber Fellow Awarded Prestigious Prize

Max Weber Fellow Awarded Prestigious Prize

Many congratulations to MW Fellow Lukas Haffert (SPS) for the award of the Otto Hahn Medal for his dissertation on 'Growing Capacity or Shrinking Ambition? The Political Economy of Budget Surpluses'.

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Page last updated on 23 July 2015