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 […]
Location: Teagasc, Mellows Campus, Athenry, Galway, Ireland Closing date: 07 April 2017 More details here: AGRIDEMOF2F
Location: Teagasc, Athenry, Galway, Ireland. Closing date: 07 April 2017 More details here: SKIN_CERERE
The SUSPLACE Autumn School ‘Shaping Places, Crossing Disciplinary Boundaries’ is hosted by the University of Aveiro, Portugal and takes place From October 2-6, 2017. The Autumn School focusses on interdisciplinary approaches towards sustainable place-shaping. More information: http://www.sustainableplaceshaping.net/news/susplace-autumn-school-2017-open-for-application/
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 […]
D60503R – Research Fellow (Rural Economy). Link to the advert: http://bit.ly/2llaRHJ Closing date is midnight of 16 March 2017.
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 […]
13th ESA Conference | Athens | 29.08.2017 – 01.09.2017 Europe can be made or unmade, and this is especially true since the ‘Great Recession’ of 2008. European society, and even the very idea of Europe, is under threat. First, the inherent contradictions of capitalism are obviously stronger than we thought: Greece, where the emphatic idea […]
This is the official call for expressions of interest for arranging and hosting the XXVIII European Congress for Rural Sociology in 2019. The responsibility for ESRS congresses will be shared between a Local Organising Committee (LOC) and a Scientific Committee. The LOC will be formed by the host institute and will handle all local arrangements. […]
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.