Call for Session proposals: XIX ISA World Congress of Sociology

Power, Violence and Justice: Reflections, Responses and Responsibilities Toronto, Canada, July 15-21, 2018 This XIX ISA World Congress of Sociology will focus on how scholars, public intellectuals, policy makers, journalists and activists from diverse fields can and do contribute to our understanding of power, violence and justice. Since the inception of the discipline, sociologists have […]

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Call for Applications – Fourth Cycle: Post-Doctoral Fellowships Program

Fellowship Opportunities from the Arab Council for the Social Sciences (ACSS) – apply by May 19th 2017. The ACSS is pleased to announce the launch of the fourth cycle of its Post-Doctoral Fellowships Program for junior Arab scholars. This 9-month fellowship program aims at enabling young researchers, up to three years out of the PhD, […]

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Five new members for Transformations to Sustainability Steering Committee

The membership of the Steering Committee of the Transformations to Sustainability (T2S) programme has been renewed for the next two years of the programme. With several members of the original Committee stepping down at the end of 2016, five new members have been appointed by the ISSC Executive Committee for the period 2017 to 2018: […]

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Transformations towards sustainability: events worldwide for pathways TKN

The PATHWAYS Transformative Knowledge Network (TKN) has started the year with a number of events run by different partners in the network. The PATHWAYS TKN is one of three networks funded under the ISSC’s Transformations to Sustainability programme. On 30 & 31 January, the PATHWAYS team at the African Centre for Technology Studies in Kenya ran a workshop […]

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