Open positions

We are inviting applications for a Student Assistant / Hilfsassistent*in (20-25%) starting on May 1, 2022. This position is funded by the Digital Society Initiative of the University of Zurich (www.dsi.uzh.ch) to support the Digital Monitor project (digitalmonitor23.ch) for a duration of 6 months. In collaboration with smartvote the project aims to capture the positions of candidates in the 2023 Swiss national elections with regard to digital policy. This position is jointly advertised by Prof. Karsten Donnay and Prof. Lucas Leemann.

The Political Science Department at the University of Zurich invites applications for a 12-month research fellowship in the interdisciplinary University Research Priority Program (URPP) “Equality of Opportunity”. The postdoctoral fellow is an integral part of the URPP, assigned to the Political Science Department (IPZ).

The Department of Political Science at the University of Zurich invites applications for a PhD position in the research group of Lucas Leemann (https://lucasleemann.ch/research/).

The Department of Political Science offers excellent research support in a vibrant research community and is committed to advancing young scholars’ careers.

The Department of Political Science at the University of Zurich (https://www.ipz.uzh.ch) invites applications for a post-doctoral research position in the research group of Professor Fabrizio Gilardi (https://fabriziogilardi.org/). The research assistant will be part of Fabrizio Gilardi's ERC-funded research project “Problem Definition in the Digital Democracy” (PRODIGI) (https://fabriziogilardi.org/PRODIGI/) as well as to the Digital Democracy Lab (https://digdemlab.io/).