3rd ESPAnet Austria Conference 25‐26 April 2019 New deadline for abstracts 2 december 2018

The conference will focus on social policy research in Austria and social policy research on Austria, analyses from a regional, national or comparative perspective as well as in a European or global context.

Extended deadline for submission of abstracts is 2 december 2018

Established reseachers and PdD students are welcome to submit abstracts.

Social policy Research in Austria is a multidisciplinary and transdisciplinary field that deals with a broad range of topics from different disciplines using different theoretical and methodological perspectives. ESPAnet Austria’s research conferences contribute to deepening the scientific discourse and improving the Exchange across disciplinary, theoretical and methodological differences.


Date: 25‐26 April 2019 (from/until noon to enable arrival or departure on the respective day)                   Location: University of Innsbruck (SOWI, Universitätsstraße 15), Austria                                                                   Conference fee: € 50                                                                                                                                                                                  Conference languages are German and English                                                                                                                                     Local Organization: Bernhard Weicht, Department of Sociology, University of Innsbruck                                   Website in German: www.uibk.ac.at/soziologie/espanetaut2019/

The full text of the call in English: https://www.uibk.ac.at/soziologie/espanetaut2019/call-for-papers/call_en.pdf

Submit abstracts by email in Word format to: espanetaut2019@uibk.ac.at 


ESPAnet Austria (https://www.wu.ac.at/en/sozialpolitik/espanet-austria/) 

ESPAnet Austria follows the objectives of ESPAnet and aims in particular at the following:                                                                         ‐ Promotion of inter‐ and multidisciplinary exchange and cooperation between social policy researchers in Austria                             ‐ Support young researchers in developing their skills and knowledge in social policy analysis.                                                                  The focus lies on                                                                                                                                                                                                             ‐ Austrian social policy                                                                                                                                                                                                    ‐ Austrian social policy from a comparative European and global perspective                                                                                                ‐ international and supranational social policy in its significance for social policy in Austria                                                                         ‐ Promotion of the visibility of social policy research in Austria