Dear ES/PE community member, see below an abundant list of great and interesting academic opportunities: 8 calls for papers for conferences, 5 post-doctoral positions, 5 PhD fellowships, 5 calls for summer schools, 3 calls for contributions to journals specials issues, 3 job openings — in various areas of economic sociology and political economy, with May 31 – June 15 deadlines. Several conferences and schools are partially funded.
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Calls for Papers:
> CfP: “Ten years since the global financial crisis: Social movements, labour & the crisis last time” workshop by The Australian Sociological Association’s ‘Sociology of Economic Life’ and ‘Work, Employment and Social Movements’ groups, held concurrently in Perth – Melbourne – Sydney, 1st December, 2017. The workshop will take the day after the TASA 2017 conference in Perth. DL: June 1
> CfP: “Taking the next step: new frontiers in the interdisciplinary study of finance“, the Warwick Critical Finance Group’s workshop for early-career researchers, University of Warwick (UK), 25-26 September 2017. Funds are available to support travel expenses for a number of unfunded participants. DL: June 1
> CfP: “Creating a unified foundation for the Sustainable Development: research, practice and education“, the 5th ICSD conference, Roma Eventi Piazza della Pilotta (Rome, Italy), 6-7 September 2017. DL: June 10
> CfP: “Elite human capital and the road to modernity: The East vs the West” conference, Aix Marseille Université (Marseilles, France), October 17-18 2017. Accommodation and meals will be covered. DL: June 15
> CfP: “Sovereignty, Economy and the Global Histories of Natural Resources“, an international symposium at the University of Cambridge, December 18-19, 2017. A limited travel and accommodation support is available. DL: June 15
Calls for Papers for special issues:
> CfA: “Institutions, Innovation and Societal Change“, PhD school organized by World Interdisciplinary Network for Institutional Research, Utrecht University (Netherlands), 12-14 September 2017. Accepted students are required to register for the WINIR Conference held after the PhD School. Several grants are available DL: June 1
> CfA: “Regulation of Local Public Services“, the 20th Edition of International Summer School, Torino (Italy), 4-15 September 2017. There is no participation fee for attendants from new (post 2004) EU Member States and non OECD countries. Free accommodation for all the participants. DL: June 5
> CfA: “Challenging an Unsustainable Economic System: Ethical economic thinking, activist skills for change“, Club of Rome Summer Academy, University of Florence (Italy), September 7-13, 2017. A limited number of grants are available. DL: June 11
> Postdoc in agent-based modelling of algorithmic finance (connected to “Algorithmic Finance: Inquiring into the Reshaping of Financial Markets” project), Copenhagen Business School (Denmark). DL: June 9
> 7 PhD positions at the doctoral programme in Sociology and Social Research, University of Trento (Italy). Attention will be paid to proposals in the following areas: social change; comparative sociology; welfare and social policies; social inequality and stratification; economic sociology, labour market and organizational studies; migration studies; political sociology. DL: June 1