Call for Proposals: MENA Political Science Research and Publication Conference

February 16, 2017

MENA Political Science Research and Publication Conference Tunis, Tunisia July 25-27, 2017 The American Political Science Association (APSA) is pleased to announce a Call for Proposals for scholars interested in the upcoming MENA Political Science Research and Publication Conference. The three-day programme offers a unique opportunity to share and receive critical feedback on research manuscripts, […]

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Call for Applications: 7th Berlin Summer School in Social Sciences – Linking Theory and Empirical Research

February 16, 2017

A call for applications to the 7th Berlin Summer School in Social Sciences is now open. The summer school will take place between July 16th and 27th 2017, in Berlin, Germany, on the topic of ‘Linking Theory and Empirical Research’. The summer school aims to support young researchers by strengthening their ability in linking theory and empirical […]

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ISSC organizes workshop to advance collaboration on capacity building for transdisciplinary research

February 15, 2017

Representatives from key organizations involved in transdisciplinary (TD) research worldwide will meet this week in Paris to discuss capacity building strategies for TD research. The three-day workshop, which begins today, is organized by the International Social Science Council (ISSC) and hosted by the International Council for Science (ICSU). The meeting is the latest in a […]

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Two decades discourse about globalizing social sciences – concepts, strategies, achievements

February 15, 2017

What have we learned from two decades’ discourse about the globalisation of the social sciences? What has been discussed about what the globalisation of the social sciences means, and what globalized social thought aims to do? “Two decades discourse about globalizing social sciences – concepts, strategies, achievements”, an international scientific conference, will take place at […]

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Big Tent Consortium issues call to action to partners worldwide

February 15, 2017

The Big Tent Consortium, a global network of universities and their community partners, has issued a call to action to its members to oppose the Jan. 27 US travel ban, join with other worldwide protests, and create spaces for dialogue within universities and communities everywhere. The call was part of a Consortium statement that responds to […]

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