Visiting Fellows and Researchers

The Department of International Relations is pleased to accept applications for visiting scholarships on an ongoing basis. Please note that though we cannot offer funding, we provide possibilities to collaborate with other researchers, faculty members and research groups at the Department.  We also offer access to the Central European University Library, computer use, and if possible, office space at the Department.

Applicants should have research agendas in subfields relevant to the Department's expertise, as well as to our research centers, projects and research groups.

The application package should be contained in a singular PDF. It should incorporate

  • A statement of purpose
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Contact information of two references (including e-mail, phone number, mailing address, and description of relationship to the candidate)
  •  Unofficial transcripts or diploma or letter from supervisor
  •  A research proposal

The application should highlight the candidate’s training and research relevant to planned stay at our department.

For more information about ongoing research at the Department of International Relations, please visit: 

 To apply or with any questions please email the Department Coordinator Melinda Nagy at:

Postdoctoral Fellow
Vienna, Quellenstrasse 51
Research Fellow
Vienna, Quellenstrasse 51
Principal Investigator of FWF project 'Risky Borders. Gender and Race in EU Border Security'
Senior Research Fellow
Vienna, Quellenstrasse 51