Structured Doctoral Program in Latin American Studies
The doctoral program deals particularly with Latin American states, cultures and societies and offers the possibility to deepen knowledge on Latin America by combining different disciplinary perspectives in order to expand these in their interdisciplinary relations and in favor of a comprehensive regional knowledge. The program provides through its studies program and scientific research training an interdisciplinary formation and a region-specific knowledge in a transregional context.
Economy, History, Literary and Cultural Studies, Political Sciences, Sociology, Social, and Cultural Anthropology.
Doctoral students pursuing their doctorate as participants in the Institute’s doctoral program, and within the framework of the International Research Training Group “Between Spaces: Movements, Actors and Representations of Globalization”or the Research Network desiguALdades.net, concurrently participate in the structured doctoral program.
All other LAI graduate students may apply to join the doctoral program and participate in the structured doctoral program, provided that they obtain a scholarship. Acceptance to the program requires the selected doctoral students to meet the conditions specified by DRS (e.g. attendance, a series of course certifications).
The application for admission to the doctoral program must be submitted each calendar year by February 15th and June 15th. It should contain the following documentation:
For more information please visit the website of the Institute for Latin Amerikan Studies.