PhD opportunity at University of Helsinki
A research project funded by the Academy of Finland seeks to employ a PhD student in Social and Cultural Anthropology to be based at the University of Helsinki. The project investigates the moral values of the emerging Black middle class in South Africa.
The position exists within an Academy of Finland-funded project entitled “The Morality of Success among the Emerging Black Middle Class in South Africa”. This project investigates the aims, practices and moral values of different segments of the emerging Black middle class in South Africa. It contributes to two main bodies of scholarly literature: the social scientific research on the values of the Black middle class and the anthropological research on morality. The project employs one (already identified) post-doctoral researcher in addition to the PhD student to be selected through this call.
Application deadline: August 31, 2016.
3 augusti 2016
Webbredaktör: Lina Lorentz
Sidansvarig: Socialantropologiska institutionen