Category: News

JESP European Social Policy Blog Launched

Dear colleagues (apologies for cross-posting), The current coronavirus pandemic provides a “stress test” to the capacity of our welfare states to protect individuals and households from old and new social risks as well as to foster solidarity among EU Member States. The editorial team and the editorial board of JESP have decided that this is a good time for launching …

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ESPAnet Austria Conference at the University of Graz, cancelled

The 4th Annual ESPAnet Austria Conference at the University of Graz, which was scheduled to take place from April 16th-17th, 2020, had to be cancelled due to  the corona virus outbreak. The organizers will publish the programme of the conference soon. Invited speakers to the conference may then upload their contributions. The national organisers will provide more information on this issue …

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Cancelling farewell event Trudie Knijn

Dear Colleagues and friends, As you might already have concluded the farewell event organised because of my retirement as a professor of Utrecht University on 14 May has to be cancelled because of the Corona pandemic. It is a pity but a small inconvenience in the light of the sad overall situation. We consider to …

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7 Doctoral Resarcher Positions at BIGSSS, Bremen Germany

The positions are in a new Research Training Group (RTG) 2513 “Social Dynamics of the Self” (SELF) Deadline for Applications: 29 February 2020

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CfP: Nordic ESPAnet workshop in Oslo May 2020. New Deadline: 15 January 2020

Invitation to doctoral students and early career researchers in the social sciences to submit a paper proposal to the workshop by 15 January 2020.

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JESP/ESPAnet Doctoral Researcher Prize 2020 – Deadline for submissions 31 December 2019

The Journal of European Social Policy (JESP) and the Network for European Social Policy Analysis (ESPAnet) are offering a prize to the best paper by a doctoral researcher presented at any of the ESPAnet conferences, workshops or seminars in 2018 or 2019. The prize-winning paper is provided with high-profile opportunity of publication in JESP, and …

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CfP International Research Conference “Decent Care Work?” Frankfurt 27-29 May 2020

The Goethe University invites abstracts from researchers at all stages of their career.   Deadline for submssions 31 December 2019

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CfP: 4th ESPAnet Austria Research Conference 16-17 April 2020 in Graz Austria

Invitation to established researchers and PhD students to submit abstracts on their socio‐political research topics. Deadline: 24th November 2019

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Call for Stream Proposals -ESPAnet 2020 Conference 2-4 September 2020 in Leuven Belgium

Invitation to submit stream proposals for the ESPAnet 2020 Conference:                                                                                  “Up for the Future?   …

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Cfp: 6th ESPAnet Poland International Social Policy Conference, 26th – 28th September 2019 in Warsaw

Janusz Korczak Pedagogical University in Warsaw and the Polish Society of Social Policy in Warsaw are the organizers of the 6th International Conference of ESPAnet Poland 2019. Educational Partner of the Conference is ZUS. The goals of the ESPAnet Poland 2019 conference being promoted are to summarize and develop knowledge in the analysis of European social …

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