ISSC adds its support to Sustainability Manifesto

As COP21 begins in Paris, the ISSC’s Executive Committee has added its support to the Sustainability Manifesto published by the IASQ (International Association on Social Quality) and the International Institute of Social Studies (ISS). The Manifesto calls for governments, universities and researchers to promote a sound understanding of multi-dimensional sustainable development, drawing on knowledge about all dimensions […]

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Mathieu Denis named Executive Director of International Social Science Council

The Executive Committee of the International Social Science Council (ISSC) announced today that Dr Mathieu Denis has been appointed Executive Director of the organization. He will take over leadership of the ISSC’s international Secretariat based in Paris, France. Previously acting Executive Director (science) at the ISSC, Mathieu Denis is a historian with experience in research […]

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SSEESS becomes ISSC Associate Member

We’re delighted to announce that The Swedish Secretariat for Environmental Earth System Sciences (SSEESS) has become an Associate Member of the ISSC. SSEESS is a collaborative partnership between the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, FORTE, Formas, Vetenskapsrådet, and Sida. On behalf of the members of SSEESS Partnership, the Secretariat acts as a Swedish link to Global Environmental […]

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Vacancy: START Executive Director

Nominations and applications are invited from well-qualified candidates for the position of Executive Director of START International, Inc. and its operating office located in Washington, DC, USA. Apply by January 8th 2016. The Executive Director will provide executive leadership for START in its engagement with the science community and stakeholders, and sustain and grow START’s portfolio in collaboration with […]

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