Tailored Opportunities: Doctoral Studentship in Media and Communication


The Department of Strategic Communication at Lund University seeks a doctoral student (at least 1) in Media and communication studies specialising in Strategic communication. The position is located at the Department of Strategic Communication (ISK), Campus Helsingborg. Strategic communication involves the study of the purposeful communication initiatives of organisations to achieve their goals. The research conducted is to highlight, create an understanding of and critically review the communication processes controlling and shaping organisations in present-day society.


The application is open international applicants fulfilling the following criteria’s:

Entry requirements for research studies:

  • A completed second cycle (Master’s) degree.
  • Completed course requirements of at least 240 credits, of which at least 60 credits in the second cycle. In addition to the above admission requirements, the doctoral student must have at least 30 second-cycle credits with the main field of media and communication studies or acquired equivalent knowledge (for example in strategic communication) in Sweden or abroad. The doctoral student must also have completed an independent project of at least 15 second-cycle credits. The applicant must have proficiency in English enough to assimilate published research and PhD teaching, and participate actively in seminar activities.


The last date of application is 10th of June 2019 (11:59 PM CET)


Application must include a letter of motivation, latest Curriculum Vitae, and names and contact information of three references that are knowledgeable of the candidate’s professional qualifications and work experience. A thesis proposal presenting a topic for the thesis (no more than 5 pages) is also required. All applications will be acknowledged, however only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

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Dear followers and contributors please join me to welcome our sister Hilina Yohannes, who was active followers our blog for the last two years has now become a contributor and she has already started to tailor this opportunity. I can also see the potential she has to transform our blog to next level. On behalf of Dr. Mulubrhan and myself, I would like to thank you Hilina for her contribution, and I encourage others to follow her footprints.

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