Örebro University is offering research study opportunities in psychology at the School of Law, Psychology, and Social Work. The start date of the programme is in the Autumn of 2020.

About the project:
  • The doctoral project includes research on how to promote adjustment and integration of immigrant youth as part of a larger project funded by the Swedish Research Council.
  • The position is offered as a full-time doctoral studentship for the duration of the study programme.
  • Duties such as teaching, administration and research other than the student’s own thesis project may be included, however with no more than 20 per cent of a full-time post.
  • The initial salary for a doctoral studentship is 27500 SEK per month.


  • Applicant must have been awarded a qualification at the Master’s level, or have satisfied the requirements for courses comprising at least 240 credits (four years) of which at least 60 credits (one year) were awarded at the Master’s level, or have acquired substantially equivalent knowledge in some other way in Sweden or abroad.


Apply online and attach the following documents:

  • The form: Application form for admission to research studies.
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV).
  • Proof of completed higher education, if applicable degree certificates.
  • Independent project (degree project).
  • Copies of relevant course/degree certificates and references verifying eligibility and criteria met
  • A motivation letter describing reasons to pursue doctoral level training
  • A brief description of research interests (Maximum 5 pages)
—————–Quick Overview————-
Organization Örebro University
Country Sweden
Fellowship Level Doctoral
Subject areas Law, Psychology, Social Work
Fellowship amount Varies
Eligibility Open to all nationalities
Deadline 2020-08-15

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