PhD position (University of Antwerp)

the Institute of Development Policy (IOB, Uuniversity Antwerp, Belgium) is opening a PhD position I will supervise from September 2019. The position should lead to a PhD in Development Studies but joint or double PhDs degrees (e.g. in economics, political sciences,…

Mark Levels appointed Professor of Health, Education and Work

Mark Levels, member of the MACIMIDE Executive Board, has been appointed Professor of Health, Education and Work. Mark Levels is program director of the research program Health, Skills, and Inequality at the Research Centre for Education and the Labor Market (ROA) of Maastricht…

Prof. Dr. Melissa Siegel will be the presenter in the Expert Group Meeting in preparation of the Sustainable Development Outlook 2019

Next 20-21 February, Prof. Dr. Melissa Siegel will serve as the Presenter in Sesion 4 entitled “Multilateralism, SDG implementation and policy responses: implications of increasing migration pressures and rising nationalism, and likely scenarios”, in the Expert Group Meeting (EGM) in preparation…

MGSoG & UNU-MERIT seminar series (calendar)

The MGSoG & UNU-MERIT  seminar series highlights the work of migration scholars, policymakers, and practitioners whose work addresses migration in some capacity. The seminar usually takes places on the third Wednesday of every month around lunch time. The following speakers…

MGSoG/UNU-MERIT Migration Seminar: “Naturalization in Context: Migrant Life Course and Institutional Change”

The next migration seminar offered jointly by MGSoG/UNU-MERIT in collaboration with MACIMIDE, which will take place on Wednesday, February 20. In this seminar, Prof. Dr. Maarten Vink from the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (Maastricht University) will present about Naturalization in…

15th Migration Summer School Florence, 24th June – 5th July 2019

Theme: Bridging the gaps: connecting research,public debates and policy-making on migration. The Migration Policy Centre is now taking applications for the 2019 edition of the Migration Summer School, which will take place at the European University Institute in Florence (Italy) from…

Online Programmes: “Human Rights and Forced Displacement” and “Sustainable Development and Human Rights”

The Human Rights Centre of the United Nations-mandated University for Peace has announced calls for applications for its two flagship professional development online diploma programmes in Human Rights and Forced Displacement and Sustainable Development and Human Rights beginning on 6 March 2019 and 20…

CfP: The Universe(s) of Refugees Conference (Lisbon, Portugese National Library, 14-15 October 2019).

To mark the 300th anniversary of the publication of  Daniel Defoe’s famous novel Robinson Crusoe (1719), CETAPS (NOVA-FCSH) and the Portuguese National Library  organize, on the 14th and 15th October 2019, a conference to debate past and contemporary experience(s)  of…

CfP: EISA PEC19 Section International Migration, Nationalism and International Relations

The Pan-European Conference on International Studies will be held on 11-14 September in Sofia, Bulgaria. Valeria Bello(United Nations University) and Christian Kaunert (University of South Wales) wil co-chair the section “International Migration, Nationalism and International Relations” (section 24 http://www.eisapec19.org/section-list.htm).Panel and papers…

CfP: Immigration, Cultural Participation and New Forms of Political Solidarity: Global Perspectives

International Conference University of Liège (Belgium), 25-26 September 2019 The academic literature on immigrant integration has exploded in Europe and the United States since the 1980s (Martiniello and Rath, 2010, 2012 and 2014) to cover a wide range of issues related…