Geschwister-Scholl-Institut für Politikwissenschaft (GSI)




Postdoctoral Research Fellow (m/f/d)

Prof. Dr. Klaus H. Goetz


The Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Political Science, University of Munich – LMU has a vacancy for one Postdoctoral Research Fellow (full-time) starting 1 September 2023 or shortly thereafter. The position is based at the Chair of Political Systems and European Integration.

The position is part of the ERC Advanced Grant Project SYNCPOL. For further details please see here:

Candidates are expected to have a doctorate in political science, public policy or public administration completed by the date of appointment; methodological experience with text-as-data; and the ability to work in a team. Subject knowledge in the field of public health represents an advantage. Part-time employment is possible. The position will be filled at grades E13/E14, depending on experience.

The position is initially limited to three years, with the possibility of extension for another year. Severely disabled applicants will be given preference, provided they are otherwise essentially equally qualified. The recruitment of women is welcomed.

Please send your application - including cover letter, CV, and copy of certificates - by 17 April 2023, by e-mail in the form of a pdf document to Professor Klaus H. Goetz, Chair of Political Systems and European Integration, GSI, LMU, Oettingenstrasse 67, 80538 München. Early applications are encouraged. Email:

For any questions or inquiries please contact Radu-Mihai Triculescu,