Announcement of 12 PhD positions in the research training group “Doing Transitions”

Goethe University Frankfurt and Eberhard-Karls-University Tübingen are inviting applications for 

12 doctoral student positions 

(TV-L E13, 65% part-time) 

in the DFG Research Training Group „Doing Transitions“ starting on 1st of January 2020 for a fixed term of 3 years, located in Frankfurt and in Tübingen respectively. 

The Research Training Group„Doing Transitions“ investigates how transitions are shaped and created on different individual and societal levels across the life course. It combines the disciplinary perspectives of educational science, sociology, psychology and related social sciences. For a detailed description of the research programme and guidelines for applications see 

The universities are committed to equal opportunities of men and women and therefore invite and encourage women to apply. The centre offers a variety of support for reconciling work and family. Applicants with impairments are prioritised in case of equal qualification. 

Please, send your applications by email (possibly in a single PDF file) to until September 13th 2019.