4 research positions on ERC-project DigID

The ERC-funded project DigID – Doing Digital Identities is looking for 2 PhD-students and 2 postdoctoral researchers to join the project team.

The deadline has been extended to may 22! 

All positions are part of the ERC-funded project "DigID – Doing Digital Identities" which is based at the Centre for Digital Cultures at the Leuphana University of Lüneburg in Northern Germany. In a nutshell, the project investigates how the move from paper-based towards digital methods of identification reconfigures citizen-state relations. More information about the project can be found under the following link as well as in the job advertisements below:


We would be grateful if you could advertise the job offers widely within your networks and also forward them to interested candidates. Since DigID is an explicitly interdisciplinary research project, applications from all disciplines of the social sciences as well as project-related fields of study (anthropology, STS, critical data studies, critical geography etc.) are welcome.

            • PhD-position (four years, 75%) for the case study of Estonia: https://www.leuphana.de/en/university/open-positions/research-teaching/eng-ansicht-forschung-lehre/2023/03/14/doctoral-researcher-m-f-d-digid-estonia.html

            • PhD-position (four years, 75%) for the case study of Germany: https://www.leuphana.de/en/university/open-positions/research-teaching/eng-ansicht-forschung-lehre/2023/03/14/doctoral-researcher-m-f-ddigid-germany.html


            • Post-doctoral Researcher (three years, 100%) for the case study of Indonesia: https://www.leuphana.de/en/university/open-positions/research-teaching/eng-ansicht-forschung-lehre/2023/03/14/post-doctoral-researcher-m-f-d-digid-indonesia.html

            • Post-doctoral Researcher (three years, 100%) for the case study of Sierra Leone: https://www.leuphana.de/en/university/open-positions/research-teaching/eng-ansicht-forschung-lehre/2023/03/14/post-doctoral-researcher-m-f-d-digid-sierra-leone.html

Should you have further questions about the positions and are interested in applying for one of them please do not hesitate to contact me (stephan.scheel@leuphana.de).