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CALL FOR STREAMS: The 2019 Annual ESPAnet Conference, 5-7 September in Stockholm

The 2019 Annual ESPAnet Conference: Social Citizenship, Migration and Conflict – Equality and opportunity in European welfare states, 5-7 September in Stockholm CALL FOR STREAMS

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CfE: Call for experts and project leaders for BIGSSS Summer School 2019

  Senior researchers are invited to apply as an Expert / project leader BIGSSS Computational Social Science Summer School on Migration June 10-21, 2019 Cagliari (Sardinia, Italy)

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3rd ESPAnet Austria Conference 25‐26 April 2019 New deadline for abstracts 2 december 2018

The conference will focus on social policy research in Austria and social policy research on Austria, analyses from a regional, national or comparative perspective as well as in a European or global context. Extended deadline for submission of abstracts is 2 december 2018 Established reseachers and PdD students are welcome to submit abstracts.

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JESP/ESPAnet Doctoral Researcher Prize 2019

The Journal of European Social Policy (JESP) and the Network for European Social Policy Analysis (ESPAnet) are offering a prize to the best paper by a doctoral researcher presented at any of the ESPAnet conferences, workshops or seminars in 2017 or 2018. The prize-winning paper is provided with high-profile opportunity of publication in JESP, and the winner …

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Call for proposals: Special Issue of Journal of European Social Policy in 2020.

The editors of the Journal of European Social Policy (JESP) invite teams interested in a special issue (to be published in 2020) to prepare a proposal for submission by 15th November 2018.

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Call for abstracts – Nordic Welfare Research Conference, March 2019 in Helsinki Finland New deadline 31 October 2018

The Nordic Welfare Research Conference TOWARDS RESILIENT NORDIC WELFARE STATES   Challenges, Responses and Consequences  – call for abstracts is open.  Extended deadline for abstract submission: 31 October 2018

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JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: Nordic welfare states in a European and comparative perspective. New deadline: 12. October 2018

One three year post-doc (including teaching) and one phd position at CBS (Copenhagen Business School) . New deadline for applications: 12th October 2018.

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Open letter from the ESPAnet Board to the Hungarian Prime Minister regarding the planned ban on gender studies in Hungary.

To: Prime Minister of Hungary, Mr. Viktor Orbán  Dear Prime Minister, We have been informed that a government decree enacted without previous consultation with the interested parties has been sent out ordering the closure of the teaching of gender studies in Hungarian universities. This ordering seems to us a major attack on social science. Gender research …

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International Minor: Social Policies in Contemporary Europe, Utrecht University 2019

The Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences at Utrecht University offers an international minor in Social Policies in Contemporary Europe: New inequalities and risks (SPiCE). This minor is particularly appealing for all Interdisciplinary Social Science students – both Dutch and international – with an interest in social policy, social inequality or social risks. (A Minor consist …

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Cfp: Ph.D. Workshop “Perspectives on (Un-)Employment” January 17-19 2019, Germany

The IAB Graduate School’s 11th interdisciplinary Ph.D. workshop endeavors to bring together young researchers from different disciplines. This international workshop will provide an opportunity for Ph.D. students to present and discuss their research in a constructive atmosphere, incorporating feedback and advice from a number of experienced researchers. The workshop will focus on labor market research. …

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