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Call for applications

Two calls for applications to the Pufendorf IAS are made in spring 2021. On February 15, we make a call for Themes starting in the spring of 2022. In addition, we are making a direct call, specifically for previous Themes; Theme 2.0. For Advanced Study Groups, ASGn, an open call applies with admission in spring and autumn. The autumn call for Themes 2022 will be made in September.

Theme 2022 

Researchers at Lund University are now invited to apply for the opportunity to establish a Theme at the Pufendorf Institute starting in the spring of 2022. The application must be received by the institute no later than September 14th, 2021.The decision will be made on November 24th.

Call for application, Theme 2022 

Theme 2.0

Members from previous Themes (that ended no later than 2019) are now invited to register their interest in returning to the institute, looking back at their previous Theme with new eyes. The collaborative work is to take place during 4 months in autumn of 2021. A letter of intent is to be sent to the institute no later than March 10, 2021. In order to be accepted as a Theme 2.0, a further application will be required; instructions for this will be announced after the board decides which Themes 2.0 will proceed after an initial review. 

Instructions for a letter of intent, Theme 2.0 

ASG 2021, ASG 2022

To establish an Advanced Study Group, an ASG, an open call with two admissions per year apply. To be accepted as an ASG with start in autumn of 2021, deadline for applications is May 10th. Deadline for applications  to start an ASG in spring of 2022, is November 10th.

Open call for ASGs







Ann-Katrin Bäcklund, Director
ann-katrin [dot] backlund [at] pi [dot] lu [dot] se
+46-46 222 71 04

Eva Persson, coordinator
eva [dot] persson [at] pi [dot] lu [dot] se
+46-46-222 62 03

Please send applications and letters of intent to:
ansokan [at] pi [dot] lu [dot] se