Invitation: Call for Applications 2017

The University of Applied Arts Vienna invites colleagues to apply for the Artistic Research PhD Programme (PhD in Art). The Artistic Research PhD Programme is a postgraduate study programme in the field of art. The focus is on artistic work, which is regarded as the basis of knowledge production. It is governed by topics and practices of artistic research. The six-semester study programme in the English language starts in October 2017 and is located at the Zentrum Fokus Forschung.

Selection criteria are the topicality, innovation potential and social relevance of the artistic research issue described in the exposé, as well as knowledge of both its national and international research context. Doctoral candidates are tutored by professors of the Angewandte who are recommended by the committee that is also in charge of candidate selection.

The documents (CV, portfolio, exposé) for the admission procedure should be sent in PDF format (surname_cv.pdf, surname_port.pdf, surname_exp.pdf) via email to zff@uni-ak.ac.at by 18 May 2017 (subject: Surname Participation PhDArt). Hyperlinks may be included in the PDF files to enable download of relevant material in well-established digital formats. Applicants will be informed about admission procedure results by 11 August 2017 at the latest.

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Image: Universtity of Applied Arts Vienna, 2016.