PhD Position at HSG for the project project “Democratic Consolidation in Switzerland“

In the context of the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) project “Democratic Consolidation in Switzerland, 1848-1918: Suffrage Restrictions, Redistricting, and Direct Democracy”, the Department of Political Science at the University of St. Gallen invites applications for a PhD Position in the research group of Professor Patrick Emmenegger. The SNSF project examines the democratic consolidation of Switzerland after 1848 with a particular focus on the causes and effects of suffrage restrictions, partisan redistricting, and direct democracy.

The responsibilities include the development and conduct of own PhD project in the framework of the overall SNSF project and participation in the Department’s doctoral programme, which offers advanced methodological and substantive training as well as professional development.

Find further information here.