ESRS Executive Committee election 2017

At the General Assembly in the Krakow Congress, on the 25th of July 2017, the ESRS will elect a new Executive Committee for the Society. The Executive Committee is composed by the following officers; President, Vice President and four Ordinary Members. The ESRS’s constitution permits the society to have an election if there is prenominated […]

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Ruralia Visiting Scholars Programme (Finland)

The University of Helsinki Ruralia Institute Visiting Scholars Programme offers experienced scholars in the field of rural studies the opportunity to spend 1-2 months during the academic year 2017-2018 with a multi-disciplinary team of researchers while contributing to the knowledge of the Ruralia Institute. It is expected that the collaboration leads to the preparation and […]

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Call for convenors to organize ESRS Research and Study Groups!

We want to encourage Society members to participate in thematic or regional study groups. This will have many benefits: It will more tightly integrate rural sociologists across Europe It will help advance our understanding of rural sociological issues It will create networks to bid for European Horizon 2020 funding and other monies If you are […]

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UPDATE-Call for Abstracts: XXVII European Society for Rural Sociology Conference

The deadline for the call for ESRS 2017 abstracts has been extend to 13 January. The call for abstracts can be found here: http://www.esrs2017.confer.uj.edu.pl/abstracts Please note that there are scholarships available to subsidize attendance, as well as a student paper award. Both are dependent on the acceptance of an abstract by a working group leader.

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