The Analytical Sociology and Institutional Design research group (GSADI) based in the Sociology Department of the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) is searching for two PhD candidates wishing to apply for an early-stage research staff grant within the FPI call (funded by Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness, Spain) and the FI call (funded by the Catalan Government).

They will develop their work and PhD dissertation under the supervision of José Antonio Noguera Ferrer, and within the context of the I+D+i research project on “Behavioural public policies: applications to the fight against poverty, taxation and nutritional health” funded by Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness of Spain. The project aims to explore the potentialities of behavioural studies for public policy design on three specific areas that are directly linked with citizens’ wellbeing: the fight against poverty, taxation, and nutritional health.

If you are interested please send you CV and a short motivational letter at as soon as possible