Call for Papers – The Centre for Social Sciences (Hungarian Academy of Sciences)

The Centre for Social Sciences (Hungarian Academy of Sciences) organizes a workshop on Cultural Heritage, Social Cohesion and Place Attachment between 20–21 March 2018. The main focus of this workshop will be to explore the relationship between cultural heritage (both built/material and intangible/immaterial), social cohesion and place attachment. The workshop serves as a foundation for future […]

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RECOMS – Building Resourceful and Resilient Communities through Adaptive and Transformative Environmental Practice – H2020 MSCA-ITN

Please find below links to the pre-announcement for the 15 Early Stage Researcher Fellows. The 15 PhD positions will be open for applications from mid-January 2018, with an application deadline of 7 March 2018 (start of the 36-months contract: 1 September 2018):  http://www.coventry.ac.uk/research/research-directories/current-projects/2017/recoms/  http://www.coventry.ac.uk/research/research-directories/current-projects/2017/recoms/recruitment

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Call for Applications – 2018 Summer Institute on Critical Studies of Environmental Governance

Call for Applications to the 2018 Summer Institute on Critical Studies of Environmental Governance. The theme is “Metrics of sustainability: Critical studies of sites, practices, and performances of accountability in environmental governance.” 12-14 participants will be funded for this five day (July 12-16) intensive intellectual exchange. The event will be held in Toronto, Canada, and […]

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Full professorship position in Environmental communication in Uppsala, Sweden

The Department of Urban and Rural Development at Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences offers a strong social science research environment with its foundations in the research subjects environmental communication, rural development, landscape architecture and agrarian history. We are now seeking to recruit a professor and research leader to the Division of Environmental Communication. More info: […]

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Nominations for the ESRS executive committee 2017-2019

Nominee Affiliation Position Nominated by Seconder Newcastle University, UK President Bettina Bock Pierluigi Milone University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU), Spain Vice-president Sally Shortall Pekka Salmi University of Aveiro, Portugal Board member Rosario Sampedro Talis Tisenkopfs University of Perugia, Italy Board member Sally Shortall Bettina Bock ILVO, Belgium Board member Sally Shortall Bettina Bock Czech […]

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CALL FOR PAPERS AND PRACTICAL CONTRIBUTIONS: Alternative food supply networks in Central and Eastern Europe: Towards new grounds for interpretation and collaboration

When: October 13-14, 2017 Where: Riga, Latvia Deadline for abstract submission: June 15, 2017 The Baltic Studies Centre, in cooperation with the Latvian Academy of Culture, is organising the scientific and practical conference “Alternative food supply networks in Central and Eastern Europe: Towards new grounds for interpretation and collaboration”. The conference will be held in […]

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