Building a Global Network for Sustainable Responsibility – the Lucerne Summer University: Ethics in a Global Context
“Know how, act now” – Application is now open for the “Lucerne Summer University: Ethics in a Global Context” held on June 4-9, 2020 at the Institute of Social Ethics ISE at the Faculty of Theology of the University of Lucerne.
PhD/Doctoral and MA students from around the world and from different disciplines can apply to take part in building a global network for sustainable responsibility by participating in the “Lucerne Summer University: Ethics in a Global Context”. They do this by demonstrating their interest in present and future ethical issues in a global context and by having specific plans on how they can achieve a positive effect by implementing the skills learned at the Summer University in their individual context and academic work, not to mention what they would bring to the global and interdisciplinary network of people involved in the fields of science and research.
Applicants should send us the following documents (written in English):
• signed application form (The deadline has been extended: March 22, 2020)
• curriculum vitae (one page/500 words)
• recommendation letters from two professors (max. one page each)
• letter of motivation (one page/500 words) that illustrates why you wish to participate in the “Lucerne Summer University: Ethics in a Global Context”, what you hope to gain from your participation for your academic career, and how you will implement your new knowledge locally (e.g. on campus, in your community, …)
Applicants who wish to participate in the “Lucerne Summer University: Ethics in a Global Context” must apply by March 22, 2020. The decision on participation will be communicated within five weeks after the registration deadline.
Good command of English is required. The Summer University is conducted in English in its entirety and students are required to actively participate, both orally and in writing.
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