Call for Applications - Bard College Berlin

The call is open to CEU doctoral graduates who have earned a PhD in relevant fields in 2021, or in 2022 before August. 

Bard College Berlin in Germany invites applications for the complete academic year 2022/2023 for the position of Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow. The position has a fixed, one-year term. The position at BCB will entail teaching two courses on undergraduate level each semester (fall and spring) in one of the following specializations:

1.    International Political Economy / International Relations

Possible courses:

  • Foundational and advanced modules in International Relations, Comparative Politics, or Public Policy

  • The Second course may be offered in: international security; conflict and peace studies; international institutions; human rights; development studies; social policy; or a related field.


2. Social Science Methods

Possible courses:

  • Methods in Social Studies

  • Statistics

  • Qualitative and quantitative methods in social science (advanced)

  • Mathematics for social science research


The final course distribution will be determined by BCB based on curricular needs.

Applications shall include:

  • Motivation letter
  • CV
  • Teaching philosophy (1,000 words)
  • Short description of proposed courses (300 words each)
  • Two Letters of Reference (email or scanned copy to be sent to  

Applications to be sent to 

In the subject of the email please indicate that you are applying for BCB.

Application Deadline: February 28, 2022

For information about the application process please contact Agnes Leyrer, CEU Global Teaching Fellowship Officer 

For information about Bard College Berlin or related questions please contact Boris Vormann, BCB Professor of Politics