Each year, the Center for Doctoral Studies in Social and Behavioral Sciences honors its doctoral students through the CDSS Doctoral Student Awards. The awards draw attention to outstanding doctoral student achievements in areas such as research, academic performance, publications, and teaching engagements.
GESS Young Scholar Award in the Social Sciences
To honor exceptional ideas and achievements in doctoral research and to support professional activities that advance the professionalization and networking of young scientists.
The 2021 winner is Irem Karacaj for her project 'MULTITUDE Multiplicity of languages brought from Turkey to Germany'.
To recognize the contributions of CDSS doctoral students to teaching and learning at the School of Social Sciences and acknowledge the substantial contributions doctoral students make towards it.
Publication of the Year Award
To recognize an outstanding publication published/accepted for publication in a peer reviewed journal in any given academic year.
The 2021 winners are
Samuel Müller and Marius Sältzer for 'Twitter made me do it! Twitter's tonal platform incentive and its effect on online campaigning' published in Information, Communication & Society