Ikerbasque - the Basque Foundation for Science has launched a new call offering positions for postdoctoral researchers. The Human Rights Institute of the University of Deusto is willing to support the application of those researchers interested in working in any of the research lines of the Institute. Candidates interested in getting the endorsement of the Human Rights Institute should send...
The workshop addresses how inequalities in provisions of welfare across states have impacted migration flows. Explanations of migration predominantly focus on regional (spatial) inequalities in terms of income and employment. As such, they miss out the potentially important role of differences in welfare regimes in destination and origin countries in affecting migration decisions, and hence,...
The EUI has a vacancy for a Research Assistant in the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies. A position has been created for a Postdoctoral Research Assistant on the ERC-funded project 'EU Border Care' directed by Prof. Vanessa Grotti. 'EU Border Care' is a comparative anthropological study of maternity care services and undocumented motherhood on Europe’s external borders in 4 EU Member...
Conference Theme: “Looking Beyond the Refugee Crisis” Date: Thursday, 09 th June 2016; Venue: Humanities Research Institute, 34 Gell Street, Sheffield S3 7QY Key Note Speaker: Professor Alexander Betts (University of Oxford, Director of the Refugee Study Centre) The University of Sheffield Postgraduate Migration Research Network invites submission for the 2 nd Conference on Migration. This...
CALL FOR PAPERS IMISCOE Annual Conference , Prague 30 June –2 July 2016 Workshop convened by the IMISCOE Research Initiative “INTEGRATION IN TURBULENT CONTEXTS -Analysing the impact of exogenous factors on integration dynamics and intergroup relations” “The effects of the external shocks on integration”
13TH IMISCOE ANNUAL CONFERENCE, PRAGUE, JUNE 30-JULY 2, 2016 ‘MIGRATION AND DEVELOPMENT’ Session: Perceived ethnic diversity: empirical results, theoretical issues, methodological approaches Organiser: IMISCOE Research Group “Diversity, Migration and Social Cohesion (Div/Mig/Soc)” Chair: Aneta Piekut (Sheffield Methods Institute, the University of Sheffield)
TRANSMIG -Transnational Practices in Migration research group within IMISCOE Research Network Call for Participation HIGHLY SKILLED MIGRANTS: A FUTURE RESEARCH AGENDA Workshop at the 13th IMISCOE Conference in Prague (30 June –2 July 2016) Organiser: Maja Povrzanović Frykman (MIM/GPS, Malmö University and Agderforskning)
This workshop will take place during the 13th Annual IMISCOE Conference that takes place in Prague from 30 June to 2 July 2016. In it we further develop on the crucial dynamic of representations of “the other” in the media, the public sphere and new forms of politics. The current economic and financial crisis has been replaced by the so-called refugee-crisis. Although it can be discussed who has...
University of Bern (Switzerland) Wednesday, 27 April and Thursday, 28 April 2016 More information on: http://nccr-onthemove.ch/home/ . This two-day workshop, to be held at University of Bern (Switzerland), discusses how current migration challenges could be resolved through the concept of multilayered governance (MLG).As counter project to constitutionalism and statehood, MLG transforms through...
Europe is experiencing the mass movements of displaced people in a way that it has largely been immune from for decades. In the latest issue of Forced Migration Review , various authors throw legal, practical, moral and experiential light on a variety of the multifarious issues and manifestations that make up this ‘migration crisis’. Forced Migration Review issue 51, on ‘Destination: Europe’, is...