Erasmus+ Traineeship at KTU KAREN

Humanities, Social Sciences
1 Jan, 2024 to 31 Dec, 2024
15 Apr, 2024

General information

2 months
3-4 days per week

Brief Information about KTU Graduate School of Black Sea Studies (KAREN)

Graduate School of Black Sea Studies (KAREN) is an institute/research centre aiming to carry out interdisciplinary research into the history, culture, geography of the Black Sea basin as well as its strategic, social, and economical structure. Being a significant centre second to the Mediterranean in antiquity, the Black Sea - along with its shores and its hinterlands - is a significant subject matter for a wide array of research fields. BA, MA, and PhD students who are interested in researching the Black Sea are welcome to apply for a traineeship with us.

Erasmus+ Traineeship Offer
KTU KAREN is seeking Erasmus+ trainees for the research areas listed below:

-History of The Black Sea Basin
-The Black Sea Basin in International Relations
-Commercial Potential of the Black Sea
-Security of the Black Sea in Regional Strategy

Traineeship period: January 2024 – December 2024
Duration of the traineeship: minimum 2 months
Financial support: None
Accommodation: On-campus accommodation is available depending on the dormitory’s
vacancy (students pay for their own accommodation).
Insurance: Students are obliged to obtain travel and health insurance with clauses including
personal liability and accidents.

Minimum requirements
-Duration of the traineeship must be at least 2 months, longer stays can be possible as well.
-Bachelor, master and PhD students are eligible for the traineeship positions.
-The position will be unpaid, trainees are expected to receive Erasmus+ grant from their
home universities.

How to apply?
Students who wish to apply should send an email to [email protected] with the
following documents and make sure they mention the suggested dates they have in mind.
● Transcript of records
● CV in English
● Confirmation from home university (if already selected by home university as an
Erasmus+ trainee) or Confirmation of Eligibility

No financial compensation
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