5 Posdocs en Relaciones Internacionales, Métodos de Investigación Social, Sociología e Historia Económica

The Department of Social Sciences and the Carlos III-Juan March Institute of Social Sciences (IC3JM) at Carlos III University of Madrid seek to appoint up to five post-doctoral positions starting in September 2020. The post-docs will have a double affiliation at the Department of Social Sciences and at the IC3JM.

The positions are in International Relations, Research Methods in Social Sciences, Sociology and Economic History. Applicants must have received a PhD after September 1st, 2017 or have completed their PhD by September 1st, 2020. The appointment will be for three academic years. The positions have a teaching load of three courses per year (each course implies 3 hours a week of teaching during 14 weeks).

The annual salary is 34,743 euros (gross) in 14 payments (extra payments in June and December). The postdocs have a 1,000 euros annual allowance for research expenses. As a public institution, the University Carlos III of Madrid is an equal opportunity employer.

Applications should consist of a cover letter, curriculum vitae, at least one sample of academic work, and two letters of reference.


Applications should be sent by e-mail to Magdalena Nebreda (secretaria@march.uc3m.es) and Maria José Gutiérrez (magutier@pa.uc3m.es), before April 19th, 2020. Reference letters should be sent separately to the same e-mail addresses.


About the IC3JM: The IC3JM is the continuation of the Juan March Institute. It is located at the Getafe campus of Carlos III University, one of the most prestigious Spanish universities, particularly in the Social Sciences. The IC3JM promotes high quality research in the Social Sciences, with a strong emphasis on comparative and analytical approaches. It has a strong international profile and a very prestigious Scientific Council. It offers a number of graduate programs. The research conducted at the Institute, as well as its activities and publications, can be found on its web page.

 About the Department of Social Sciences and Carlos III University: This is an interdisciplinary and young department. It was created in 2013 and it covers three areas, Sociology, Political Science and Economic History. It is an exciting mix of scholars, with a strong international profile and outstanding publications in top journals in the Social Sciences. The research conducted at the Department, as well as its activities and publications, can be found on its web page.

 Carlos III University was created in 1989, it is one of the leading universities in Spain. It appears in the QS Top 50 under 50 ranking (top 50 universities created in the last 50 years). The University has a commitment to the European Commission’s Human Resource Strategy for Researchers (HRS4R) programme, signing the European Charter and Code of Conduct for the Recruitment of Researchers December 17, 2015 and obtaining official membership of the EURAXESS network, January 13, 2016, via the signing of its Declaration of Commitment. https://www.uc3m.es/about-uc3m