Support to Young Scientists

The Peace Academy Rhineland-Palatinate is an institute at the University Kaiserslautern-Landau. As such it aims to support young scholars interested in peace and conflict studies.

The Peace Academy RLP supports young researchers in two ways:

  • Supervision of dissertations: The researchers at the Peace Academy are involved in university teaching and supervise theses in the social sciences.
  • Internship opportunities: Appropriate announcements will be posted on this website. Initiative applications are also possible.


Thematically, we currently cover the following subject areas or fields of research:

  • Peace and Conflict Studies
  • Environment and Resource Conflicts
  • International relations / development and transformation research
  • Peace Education
  • Peace Psychology