The University of Vienna (15 faculties, 4 centres, about 188 fields of study, approx. 9.700 members of staff, more than 92.000 students) seeks to fill the position as soon as possible of a University Assistant (post doc) at the Department of Political Science.
The European University Institute is looking for candidates with a distinguished record of scholarly publications and experience in postgraduate teaching and doctoral supervision, to fill a Chair in Migration Studies.
Addressing some of the most challenging issues in today’s world, this new programme relates ethnicity and migration to global economic and cultural change, and to systems of domination and resistance movements. You learn to analyse the causes of migration, as well as its consequences for emerging formations of race, gender, labour, citizenship, healthcare, welfare and culture.
Following the success of the 2016 PhD Workshop, which took place during the 13th Annual IMISCOE conference in Prague, the next IMISCOE PhD Workshop will take place on 28 June 2017 during the 14 th Annual IMISCOE Conference in Rotterdam . As was the case in Prague, the workshop will be organised in the morning of the first day of the conference, just before the official opening of the program.
IMISCOE is happy to announce that six new members have joined the Editorial Board of the peer-reviewed, open access journal Comparative Migration Studies (CMS): Dr. Paolo Boccagni, University of Trento, Italy Dr. Martin Bak Jørgensen, Aalborg University, Denmark Prof. Dr. Birte Nienaber, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg Prof. dr. Andreas Pott, University of Osnabrück, Germany Dr. Deniz Şenol...
The Urban Studies and Practices Journal welcomes papers for the Special issue on Migrant and the City. Cities worldwide are major magnets for migrants. Urban environments shape migrants' experiences in a new locale, whereas migrants contribute to increasing diversity of the city.
Subtheme: International Migration, Changing Demographics and the Rise of Intense Nationalism Florida International University, Miami, 5-8 April 2017 Deadline for proposals: December 20th, 2016
Call for papers for a research panel that is organised by the IMISCOE Standing Committee on Popular Art, Diversity and Cultural Policies in Post-Migration Urban Settings (POPADIVCIT) . The panel is to be held at the 14th IMISCOE annual conference in Rotterdam, 28-30 June, 2017.
Organisers: Antonie Schmiz (Osnabrueck University) and Charlotte Räuchle (Humboldt-University, Berlin) It has been five years since Nina Glick Schiller and Ayse Çağlar presented their ‘rescaling’ approach in their widely recognized edited volume titled “Locating Migration. Rescaling Cities and Migrants” (2011; see also Glick Schiller and Çağlar 2009).
Applications are invited for scholarships to work at post-doctoral level as part of the HOMInG –The Home-Migration Nexus Project (Dpt. of Sociology and social research, University of Trento). Application deadline : 30 December 2016. Expected starting date : February 2017.