Call for Section ECPR GC 2020 and Programme ECPR GC 2019

Call for Section ECPR GC 2020 and Programme ECPR GC 2019

The Academic Programme for the ECPR General Conference 2019 is now available under: https://ecpr.eu/Events/SectionList.aspx?EventID=123 Joint Sessions 2020 – Workshops published  29 Workshops are confirmed for our 2020 Joint Sessions at Sciences Po, Toulouse. Call for Papers opens Monday 2 September. In the meantime, have a browse through the Workshops and see if there’s anything in your field. #ecprjs20 General Conference 2020 Our 14th ECPR General Conference will be held in the pretty Tyrolean city of Innsbruck.   Section proposals open Monday 16 September, and you can…

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Scholars at risk position in Trento

Scholars at risk position in Trento

Dear colleagues, UNITN takes part in the international network “Scholars at Risks” (SAR), which aims at promoting academic freedom and at providing support for scholars worldwide who are in a life-threatening condition, or whose work is severely compromised. Given the growing number of at-risk scholars who search for protection in universities based in the EU, UNITN has opened a call for 2 research fellowships (assegni di ricerca) reserved to at-risk scholars (see the eligibility conditions, as specified in the call)….

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Summer School in Berlin

Summer School in Berlin

Linking Theory and Empirical Research Berlin, July 15 – 25, 2019 We are delighted to announce the 9th Berlin Summer School in Social Sciences. The summer school aims at supporting young researchers by strengthening their ability in linking theory and empirical research. The two-week program creates an excellent basis for the development of their current research designs. In the first week, we address the key methodological challenges of concept-building, causation/explanation, and micro-macro linkage that occur in almost all research efforts….

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Call for Papers and Panels, ECPR General Conference 2019

Call for Papers and Panels, ECPR General Conference 2019

Dear all, this is to remind of the approaching deadline for panel and paper proposals for the upcoming ECPR General Conference 2019 in Wrocław.   From the steering committee of the standing group on Participation and Mobilisation, we are organizing a section titled “The Changing Role of Citizen Engagement in Today’s Challenges: Participation, Movements, Protest” which aims to provide a broad platform for the issues of concern to our standing group. In particular, we aim to bridge gaps between participation…

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Joint Session and Summer School

Joint Session and Summer School

Dear colleagues and friends, Happy new year to all of you. Here are some urgent matters and highlights for the Standing Group in 2019. Firstly, if you have not renewed your membership before the end of last year, you will have automatically been unsubscribed. However, you can simply re-join by going to My ECPR. Secondly, the deadline for proposals for the Joint Sessions in Toulouse 2020 is fast approaching (4 February). If you have a proposal that you would like…

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Call for Panels and Papers

Call for Panels and Papers

Dear all, The call for panels and papers for the ECPR General Conference 2019 in Wrocław is now open. We are organizing a section titled “The Changing Role of Citizen Engagement in Today’s Challenges: Participation, Movements, Protest” which aims to provide a broad platform for the issues of concern to our standing group. In particular, we aim to bridge gaps between participation and mobilization research as well as research areas concerning political parties, democratic theory or political sociology. We welcome…

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Section Proposal for ECPR GC 2019

Section Proposal for ECPR GC 2019

Dear all, You can submit section proposals for next year’s ECPR General Conference 2019 in Wrocław until November 19th: https://ecpr.eu/Events/EventDetails.aspx?EventID=123 If you would like to receive the Standing Group’s official endorsement (which can increase the odds of being approved) you should send your proposal (following the ECPR guidelines) to me (felix.butzlaff@wu.ac.at) before October 28th. Furthermore, if you need help spreading the section proposal calling for panels afterwards or would like feedback on the draft, please do so as well. We will…

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Connect Social Movement Studies and Political Participation Research

Connect Social Movement Studies and Political Participation Research

Dear colleagues, In little over a month we will convene in Hamburg to try and “Connect Social Movement Studies and Political Participation Research”. You find the program here: Section program “Connecting Social Movement Studies and Political Participation Research”, subject to possible last minute changes. Panel chairs will inform presenters and discussants about the logistics of their panel. We would also like to invite you to our section dinner. The dinner will be on Friday the 24th at 8:15pm, and will be self-funded. The dinner will…

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ECPR General Conference Hamburg

ECPR General Conference Hamburg

Dear all,   This email is for those of you who go the ECPR General Conference in Hamburg, and concerns 1) a joint dinner, and 2) the standing group’s business meeting, to which everyone is warmly invited.   Firstly, we would like to invite you to our Standing Group dinner, which will dovetail with the section dinner of our section on “Connecting Social Movement Research and Political Participation Research”. The dinner will be on Friday the 24th at 8:15pm, and will be self-funded. The dinner will be at…

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