Post Doctorate positions at the Faculty of Culture and Society (KS) and the Faculty of Health and Society (HS) at Malmö University, Sweden. Application deadline: 14 March 2016
"Migration and Social Inequality" in Oslo, Aug 11-12, 2016 Keynote Speakers: Min Zhou, University of California, Los Angele Ruben Andersson, London School of Economics Tjitske Akkerman, University of Amsterdam
The Office of Research – Innocenti (OoR) seeks an experienced researcher who will assist the Office in developing and executing a research programme on children and migration. The new research area would relate to the Office's overall work on child wellbeing, child rights and child protection, aiming to enhance knowledge and evidence about the impacts of various forms of mobility on children. It...
University of Luxembourg In cooperation with UniGR-Center for Border Studies (UniGR-CBS) Every two years the European conference of the Association for Borderland Studies (ABS) is organized and offers a platform to scientists in the field of Border Studies. After taking place in Finland/Russia (2014), the University of Luxembourg will host the ABS Europe-conference in 2016.
Cesvi is searching for partners willing to join the project “ Inclusive schools for inclusive communities ” to be submitted under the ERASMUS+ programme, Key Action 2 - Strategic partnerships in the field of school education , within the deadline 31st March 2016 . The project focuses on tackling early school leaving of children with a migrant background as a key strategy to build an inclusive...
By focusing simultaneously on housing, language acquisition, training and work, public authorities will minimise the amount of valuable time lost in integrating asylum migrants. This is stated in the Policy Brief No time to lose: from reception to integration of asylum migrants , a joint publication of the Netherlands Institute for Social Research (SCP), the Research and Documentation Centre...
In spite of sharing a similar legal framework, Member states of the European Union assess asylum requests differently. That conclusion is reached in the report How (un)restrictive are we? ‘Adjusted’ and ‘expected’ asylum recognition rates in Europe, written by IMISCOE sociologist dr. Arjen Leerkes , affiliated with Erasmus University Rotterdam and the Research and Documentation Centre (WODC). In...
Anders Hellström , Associate Professor in Political Science at Malmö Institute for Studies of Migration, Diversity, and Welfare, has recently published a new book entitled: Trust Us. Reproducing the Nation and the Scandinavian Nationalist Populist Parties (Berghahn Books). Please note that for the next 30 days a 50% discount is offered in case you want to purchase the book. Code HEL279 can be...
Kraków, 3-4 June 2016 Institute of Sociology, Jagiellonian University in Kraków The presence of families in migration streams is a crucial topic of the political, social and public debates. As researchers, scholars and practitioners witnessing the lives of migrant families, we have both the power and obligation to contribute to a salient discussion on important social issues. This call for...
The conference is organized by the Pedro Arrupe Human Rights Institute at the University of Deusto in the framework of the INTEGRIM (Integration and International Migration: Pathways and Integration Policies) research training program in conjunction with the Scribani Network 's bi-annual conference. To register , please click here . Early bird is granted until 21st March. Regular registration...