The MWP Academic Careers Observatory (ACO) is an on-line resource for Ph.D. candidates, post-doc fellows and early career scholars who wish to explore and debate academic careers in the humanities and social sciences. 

The ACO provides info on academic careers by country, discipline and theme, and links to research opportunities in Europe, job platforms and a list of funding from post-doc to professorial level. Check ACO documents and bibliography for other material on higher education and academic careers.To find out about our workshops and conferences on academic careers visit the ACO events page and the news section below.

The Observatory is not an academic career advice service, but it will help you clarify your ideas about different career options. Check our career tips for practical information on important career steps.

We hope you will find our resources interesting and useful. Feel free to submit your comments and provide us with feedback. Please write to [email protected].

MWP-ACO Conference: National and European Funding Opportunities in the Social Sciences for Young Researchers, 28 January 2020

 

 

Disclaimer: The ACO website is intended as a space for the  presentation  and discussion of academic career issues. It does not represent the official opinions of the EUI, the European Commission and the EUI Member States, which cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein nor for any of the views expressed.

Latest News
Max Weber Book Roundtable with Prof. Siniša Maleševic (UCD)

Max Weber Book Roundtable with Prof. Siniša Maleševic (UCD)

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In the first MW book roundtable, prof. Siniša Maleševic (University College Dublin) will discuss about his book "Grounded Nationalisms. A Sociological Analysis". Save the date: 18 November 2020 at 17.00!
Research in the service of European societies

Research in the service of European societies

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The European University Institute supports the dissemination of social science research on COVID-19 through a Knowledge Hub, innovative research projects, and a new data portal.
UKRI Covid19 Rapid Response Grant awardees

UKRI Covid19 Rapid Response Grant awardees

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Congratulations to Annabelle Wittels (MW Fellow, SPS) and Olav Dahlgaard (King's College London) for winning the ESRC UKRI COVID19 rapid response grant.They will test communication strategies to increase compliance with Covid-19 policies on public transport.
Apply to Max Weber Fellowships 2021-2022

Apply to Max Weber Fellowships 2021-2022

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Less than 2 weeks left for the Max Weber Post-doctoral Fellowships 2021-2022 applications! Deadline: 18 October 2020 (24.00 Florence time).
 

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