Application deadline: September 23, 2022
Start date: October 1, 2022, or as soon as possible thereafter
Duration: 12 months, subject to renewal for up to 24 months (max.) for BA students; for up to 36 months (max.) for BA and MA graduates
About the project
Conducted at Kadir Has University, Faculty of Communication under the direction of Dr. Rüstem Ertuğ Altınay, Staging National Abjection: Theatre and Politics in Turkey and Its Diasporas (STAGING-ABJECTION) is a five-year research project funded by the European Research Council's (ERC) Starting Grants Program with a 1.5 million Euro grant.
Combining the transdisciplinary approach of performance studies with a rigorous research program, the project aims to be one of the most comprehensive critical studies on minoritarian theatre practices in Turkey and its diasporas, and put Turkey on the map of global theatre studies.
The project offers research positions for BA students, BA and MA graduates, beginning October 1, 2022.
Further information on the project is available at https: // cordis.europa.eu/project/id/852216
Website of the project: https: // stagingabjection.com/Benefits
BA graduate positions : Researchers with BA degrees will be employed for 12 months, subject to renewal. The maximum working time on the project is 36 months. They will work full-time and receive a monthly net stipend of 7.500 TL with full social security benefits (SGK) as well as an annual travel budget.
BA student positions : The BA student researchers will be employed for 12 months, subject to renewal. The maximum working time on the project is 24 months. They will work .30 FTE and receive a monthly net stipend of 1.650 TL with full social security benefits (SGK) as well as an annual travel budget. If the student is enrolled in a BA program at Kadir Has University, they will also receive an additional living allowance and research support of 500 TL.
For legal reasons, the stipends of the researchers have to conform to the salary and scholarship scales determined by TÜBİTAK. The researchers working on the project will receive a raise whenever TÜBİTAK gives a raise.Eligibility criteria
1. MA and BA graduate positions : At least one researcher who will provide archival research support to the project, especially in the field of Ottoman Turkish documents and texts, or conduct ethnographic research on a subject related to the project, and produce public outreach outputs.
2. BA student position s : At least one student researcher who will provide support to the project in the fields of visual design, social media communication, activity organization, academic research, and produce public outreach outputs.
For Researchers with BA and MA Degrees
For BA Student Researchers
Please send all requested materials (except for the letters of reference) electronically in a single PDF file to email@example.com by September 23, 2022. All letters of reference should also arrive by the same deadline. Zoom interviews with selected candidates will be on September 25 and 26, 2022.Offer Requirements