Fellows Seminar on Sustainable Urbanisation kicks off at UGEC Conference

November 3, 2014

Eighteen Fellows, three senior scientists, one big topic. The second World Social Science Fellows seminar on sustainable urbanization, Transformations to Sustainability in Urban Contexts, kicked off today in Taipei. In the coming week, the 21 scientists will work together to develop new, interdisciplinary perspectives on social transformations to sustainability in urban contexts. This ISSC seminar […]

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Call for Applications – Big Data and the Quality of Life

October 24, 2014

The International Social Science Council (ISSC) calls for applications from outstanding early career social scientists around the world to become World Social Science Fellows and participate in an expert group meeting on Big Data and the Quality of Life 18-20 March 2015 The Medialab at Sciences Po University, Paris, France Our quality of life is […]

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20 World Social Science Fellows in the area of sustainable urbanisation

September 24, 2014

The ISSC is proud to announce the selection of twenty talented early career scientists as World Social Science Fellows to take part in the second in a series on Sustainable Urbanisation in Taipei, Taiwan from 2 to 8 November 2014. This century will be the century of the city. And Fellows will take part in intense […]

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WZB-ISSC Global Fellowship Call for Applications

August 27, 2014

The ISSC and the WZB Berlin Social Science Center are proud to announce the second call for applications for a WZB-ISSC Global Fellowship, which enables an outstanding early career social scientist from a developing country to spend four to six months in 2015 at the WZB to undertake research. The WZB-ISSC Global Fellowship is a cooperation between the WZB […]

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Fellows Seminar on Global Social Governance kicks off

July 29, 2014

20 early career social scientists — our World Social Science Fellows — gather in London to further the discussion and the field of social governance. Over the next five days, through a series of interactive workshop approaches, our Fellows will focus on approaches to inter- and trans-disciplinary research, their methodologies, and the gaps and problematic […]

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