24 September 2018.


Copenhagen, Denmark.

(Paid Opportunity)


PhD scholarship in Privacy Data Practices, University of Copenhagen.

The Department of Information Studies, University of Copenhagen, Denmark, invites applications for a 3-year fully funded PhD scholarship in privacy data practices. The candidate is expected to begin on January 1, 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter.

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Driven by intellectual creativity and critical thinking since 1479, researchers and students at the University of Copenhagen have expanded horizons and contributed to moving the world forward. With its 5,000 researchers and 39,000 students, the University boasts an international research and study environment and is highly ranked on the leading ranking lists of the world’s best universities.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Data Science

Yet, Applicants are expected to have a strong educational background within one or more of the disciplines

  • humanities.
  • social sciences.
  • law.

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

3 Year Programme

Begins on January 1, 2019

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Applicants are expected to have a strong educational background within one or more of the disciplines relevant to the ”Don’t Take it Personal” project – incl. humanities, social sciences, technical science, and law.
  • Applicants need to hold a two-year Master’s degree (120 ECTS) or the equivalent.
  • In case you have not obtained your diploma by the application deadline, you must include a statement (pre-approval) from your university declaring that you have been awarded the master degree.
  • Applicants with a non-Danish Master’s degree will have their degree assessed by the Ministry of Higher Education and Science in order to establish,
  • Excellent communication skills in English is essential and applicants must speak and write academic English fluently.

Opportunity Cost

( Paid Opportunity)

  • PhD scholars at the Faculty of Humanities are appointed under the terms and conditions of the collective bargaining agreement between the Danish Ministry of Finance and the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations.
  • PhD scholars are paid according to seniority and the Basic Pay Scale. As of March 2016, wage grade 4 (i.e. the earliest stage of the PhD) amounted to DKK 24,287 per month under the most recent agreement. The non-pensionable allowance for all PhD scholars is DKK 1,269 per month.

How to Apply

First Step: You should include all these documents in your application:

  • Cover letter.
  • CV.
  • Project description.
  • Diploma and transcript of records.

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Second Step: Fill and Submit Your Application online From Here.

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