On 14-15 December 2017 an international conference organised by Peggy Levitt and Wiebke Sievers on (Re)Creating A Global Literary Canon will be held at the University of Vienna. Deadline for proposals: 15 April 2017 . For more information see the full Call for Papers (pdf).
A new publication by Aleksandra Ålund / Carl-Ulrik Schierup /Anders Neergaard (eds.), offers a critical analysis of neoliberal transformation as it has unfolded in Sweden, long regarded as exemplary in terms of social welfare, equality and an inclusive multicultural democracy.
The recently published book Ukrainian Migration to the European Union: Lessons from Migration Studies provides a comprehensive examination into the flow of Ukrainian nationals to the EU. The editors Marta Kindler and Olena Fedyuk talk about the volume that is part of IMISCOE's Research Series in an extensive video interview .
Talking Migration is a podcast produced by Dr Clara Sandelind at the University of Sheffield. In a recent episode, the discussion revolved around the debate on 'solidarity in diverse societies' that was sparked by a special issue of the open access journal Comparative Migration Studies. Clara Sandelind, Will Kymlicka and Rainer Bauböck picked up where the special issue left off. Listen to...
IMISCOE is proud to announce that the Open University in London joined the network whereas the Institute for Migration and Ethnic Studies at the University of Amsterdam has rejoined the network. Moreover, Eleonore Kofman ( Professor of Gender, Migration and Citizenship at Middlesex University) has been appointed as member of the Executive Board .
The coordination of Europe’s largest network of scholars on migration, integration and social cohesion remains at Erasmus University Rotterdam. In 2014, the EUR was granted its’ first period as coordinator of the IMISCOE Network. In February 2017, the IMSICOE Board of Directors has decided to grant EUR a second term as coordinator, from 2018 to 2022.
The Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies at the European University Institute in Florence recently published an ebook on the Integration of Migrants and Refugees . Several researchers from the IMISCOE network have contributed to this book that addresses the challenges that the current migration and refugee crisis poses to the traditional integration mechanisms and processes employed by...
International conference: Ageing under lowest-low fertility and high emigration. The demography, the politics and the socio-economic challenges. June, 6 th -7 th 2017, Warsaw, Poland. Deadline for submitting abstracts: February 13 th 2017.
An international workshop within the ERC HOMInG Project - June 5-6, Trento Deadline for abstract submissions: March 19
INED and the iPOPs Laboratory of Excellence are inviting applications for two post-doctoral positions : One two-year post-doctoral position in one of INED’s 11 research units One one-year post-doctoral position in an iPOPs partner laboratory The deadline for the call for applications is 17 February at midday, Paris time