NEWS ARCHIVE: 2019-2020

One-year Jean Monnet Postdoctoral Fellowships @EUI, Italy

[08-11-2019] The Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies (RSCAS) of The European University Institute in Florence, Italy, offers one-year Jean Monnet Fellowships to scholars who have obtained their doctorate more than 5 years prior to the start of the fellowship, i.e. 1 September 2020 for the academic year 2020-21. The Fellowship programme is open to post-docs, tenure track academics and those wishing to spend their sabbatical at the Robert Schuman Centre. The Centre offers up to 20 Fellowships a year. The three main research themes of the RSCAS are: (1)Integration, Governance and Democracy; (2) Regulating Markets and Governing Money; and (3) 21st Century World Politics and Europe. Deadline for applications: 25th of November 2019 // More information here

UACES Doctoral Training Academy:  22nd Nov 2019 @Brussels, BE

[22-11-2019] The Doctoral Training Academy (DTA) is an annual 1-day event for PhD students and Early Career Researchers in European Studies and related disciplines, providing practical advice for researchers at all stages of their PhD, including the immediate years post-submission. This year's theme is teaching and the profession, with sessions on: Research-Led Teaching; Selling Your Teaching Skills to Employers; Technology in Teaching; Module Building; Inclusive Teaching, and Teaching on a Changing Europe. Registration is free and open to PhD students and ECRs worldwide whose research is on contemporary Europe or the European Union. Spaces are limited to 50. More information & registration here

Doctoral Seminar: Ragnar Weilandt 15th Nov 2019 @ULB, BE

GEM PhD School fellow Ragnar Weilandt will publicly present his doctoral thesis produced within the framework of an Erasmus Mundus European Joint Doctorate between the University of Warwick (UK) and the Université libre de Bruxelles (ULB). The seminar will be followed by a formal defence at the University of Warwick.

By Ragnar Weilandt (Univ. of Warwick & ULB)

Date & Time: Fri 15th November 2019, 14:00-16:00

Location: Kant Room of the Institute for European Studies of the ULB. 39 Avenue Franklin Roosevelt, 1170 Brussels, BE


Call for Project Proposals @G3 Intra-University Projects

[04-10-2019] Representatives of the ULB, Uni. de Genève and Uni. de Montréal are invited to submit joint strategic proposals with an eye on promoting the key values of the G3: innovation, responsibility and French-speaking communities. The funds can be used for e.g. conferences, research stays, shared courses or joint publications. Deadline for submission of project proposals: 1st of December 2019 // More information here (FR).

Call for Papers @TUM Emerging Scholars’ Workshop, DE

[24-09-2019] Technical University of Münich (TUM) School of Governance will organise an Emerging Scholars’ Workshop on "Power Sharing or Power Shifts? Examining the role of public-private interactions in global governance" in Münich on 28-29 Nov 2019. Proposals are welcome from doctoral candidates and post-doctoral researchers, as well as junior faculty. Deadline for submission of paper proposals: 30th of September 2019 // More information here

Call for Papers @ECPR Joint Sessions, FR

[18-09-2019] The 48th European Consortium of Political Research (ECPR) Joint Sessions of Workshops will be organised in Toulouse, France from 14th to 17th of April 2020.  Consisting of around 30 Workshops, each with no more than 15 carefully selected participants from all stages of their careers, topics are precisely defined and discussed intensively for four full days. Deadline for submission of paper proposals: 5th of November 2019 // More information here

Call for Papers @EUIA Conference, BE

[06-09-2019] The seventh edition of‘European Union in International Affairs’ (EUIA) Conference will take place in Brussels from 27th to 29th of May 2020 and focus on the theme ‘Assessing the EU’s Capacity to Act’. #EUIA20 will be the single major stopover of the academic conference circuit in Brussels. The EUIA Conference is organized by The Institute for European Studies at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (IES-VUB), the Institut d’études Européennes at the Université libre de Bruxelles (IEE-ULB), the United Nations University Institute on Comparative Regional Integration Studies (UNU-CRIS) and Egmont – the Royal Institute for International Relations. Submission of paper abstracts and panel proposals is now open. Deadline for submissions: 14th of November 2019 // More information here

This project receives funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Sklodowska-Curie Grant Agreement No 722826.