The Department of Science and Technology Studies at the University of Vienna is inviting applications for the position of a DOCTORAL / POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER (3 years) Extent of Employment: 30 hours/weekJob grading in accordance with collective bargaining agreement: §49 VwGr. B1 Grundstufe with relevant work experience determining the assignment to a particular salary grade. in the FWF/DFG project ‘Making Europe through and for its Research Infrastructures’. Applicants should start as soon as possible but not later than 1 May 2019. Project descriptionWhile…
The deadline for proposing a workshop for the Joint Sessions in Toulouse 2020 is 4 February 2019. As Standing Group, we can endorse up to two workshop proposals. There is no guarantee that a workshop endorsed by us will be accepted, although the website states that ‘Standing Group-endorsed proposals are treated preferentially.’ Each proposal needs to be made by two researchers from separate ECPR member institutions. More information can be found here: https://ecpr.eu/Events/EventDetails.aspx?EventID=129
Check out this Special Section in the Japanese Journal of Political Science, edited by Baogang He and Hendrik Wagenaar: Authoritarian Deliberation Revisited. https://www.cambridge.org/core/journals/japanese-journal-of-political-science/issue/EE4D620ED74939B1CAE64B6661651610
We’d like to invite you to submit paper and panel proposals to Section 29 of the ECPR General Conference 2019 in Wroclaw: ‘It’s About Time: Temporality and Complexity in Public Policy’. The deadline for panel and paper proposals is 18 February 2019. For the Section outline and more details please see https://ecpr.eu/Events/SectionDetails.aspx?SectionID=818&EventID=123 or contact the Section conveners Holger Strassheim (email@example.com), Marlon Barbehön (firstname.lastname@example.org) and Johanna Kuhlmann (email@example.com).
We’d like to draw your attention to the Call for Papers for the 4th International Conference in Public Policy in Montral (26-28 June). The deadline is 30th January 2019. More details, can be found here: http://www.ippapublicpolicy.org/conference/icpp4-montreal-2019/10 We’d especially like to draw attention to the following panels convened by members of the Standing Group: T11P03 – Advancing Relational Policy Analysis Chairs: Amanda Wolf (firstname.lastname@example.org) & Koen Bartels (email@example.com) The aim of this panel is to advance the theory–practice interface in relational policy analysis. The intention is to…
Check out this new article in Critical Policy Studies by Carl Rådestad and Oscar Larsson: Responsibilization in contemporary Swedish crisis management: expanding ‘bare life’ biopolitics through exceptionalism and neoliberal governmentality http://bit.ly/-barelifebiopolitcsCPS
This new book edited by Koen Bartels and Julia Wittmayer (Routledge, 2018) explores how action research forms a valuable methodology for producing such collaborative knowledge and action. It outlines the recent uptake of action research in policy analysis and transition research and develops a distinct and novel approach that is both critical and relational. By sharing action research experiences in a variety of settings, the book seeks to explicate ambitions, challenges, and practices involved with fostering policy changes and sustainability transitions. As…
From 9-13 July the first Summer School in Interpretive Policy Analysis was held in Amsterdam. The Summer School received financial support from ECPR via the Standing Group. Pictures and reflections by participants can be found here: https://ipa.science/summerschool/schools/
Our partner the Public Administration Theory Network is holding its next Annual Meeting from May 30–June 2 2019 at University of Colorado, Denver. Please see the Call for Paper and Panel proposals on ‘Post-Truth in the Public Realm’ here: http://www.patheory.net/pdf/19conf/CFP_2019.pdf. The proposal deadline is November 15, 2018.
The Board of Directors of the Public Administration Theory Network is pleased to request proposals for hosting PA Theory 2021, the 34th Annual Meeting of the Public Administration Theory Network. Please click here to view the call for proposals or contact Dr. Billie Sandberg (Committee Chair, Portland State University,firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information. The deadline to submit a proposal is December 15, 2018.