For the ERC-Project UrbanOccupationsOETR we are seeking applicants

Author: Doç. Dr. Mustafa Erdem Kabadayı

For the ERC-Project UrbanOccupationsOETR we are seeking applicants:

The European Research Council (ERC) project Industrialisation and Urban Growth from the mid-nineteenth century Ottoman Empire to Contemporary Turkey in a Comparative Perspective, 1850-2000 (UrbanOccupationsOETR) at Koç University under the direction of Mr. Erdem Kabadayı is offering employment opportunities for: 


- fellows (MA, PhD, and post-doc level)

- administrative coordinator

- data analyst/computer scientist

- geospatial expert/engineer.


The Cambridge Group for the History of Population and Social Structure, (Campop, of the University of Cambridge is an official partner of the project and a close collaboration with the Campop will be a distinctive feature of its comparative research agenda. The members of the project research team will take part in the first ERC project in the field of history implemented in Turkey and the first ERC project on economic and social history of the late Ottoman Empire and twentieth-century Turkey. Successful applicants will be given work places at Koç University.


Further information on the project and for applications can be found at: