Call for applications for a 3 year PhD bursary

Closing date 31 January 2017



The ACMS is offering a 3-year bursary for a PhD in Migration and Displacement. The successful candidate will work on a research project focusing on resilience, family studies and migration.

Interested applicants must have an MA in the Social Sciences or Social Work, and interest or experience in family, diaspora or migration studies. Candidates must be able to register for a PhD by June 2017. Due to the conditions of the grant, preference will be given to South African citizens and permanent residents.

Interested applicants are requested to submit a letter of interest with a CV to zaheera.jinnah@wits.ac.za by no later than 31 January 2017