Great academic opportunities: 22 calls for papers, 5 postdocs, 4 jobs, 3 summer schools, 3 awards, 2 PhD fellowships

Dear ES/PE community member, see below an abundant list of great and (especially) interesting call for papersacademic opportunities: 21 calls for papers for conferences and workshops (many are free, some are partially or fully funded), 5 postdoc and visiting positions, 4 job openings, 3 doctoral courses and summer schools, 3 awards, 2 doctoral fellowships, and a call for papers for a special issue — in various areas of economic sociology, political economy, and related fields, with January 4 — February 1 deadlines. Share this post with your colleagues and students. Good luck!

Calls for papers:

CfP: “Global Reordering: Prospects for Equality, Democracy and Justice“, the Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics conference, Doshisha University (Kyoto, Japan), 23-25 June, 2018.  DL: January 29
SASE is THE scholarly and professional organization of economic sociologists and political economists. Its meetings are always intellectual fetes because of the richness of insightful contents and a warm stimulating atmosphere. SASE has 16 Research Networks focusing on various aspects of the socio-political study of the economy, and during the meeting will be also held 11 thematic mini-conferences.
On the day before the conference will be conducted the 3rd SASE Early Career Workshop for PhD students and junior researchers. Workshop participant will have their full conference fee waived; their accommodation will be paid; and they will be also eligible to apply for a contribution to their travel costs. DL: January 8

> CfP: “Cooperatives in a rapidly changing world: innovation in enterprise and community“, International Cooperative Alliance conference, Hof van Wageningen Conference Centre, Wageningen (The Netherlands), 4-6 July 2018. DL: January 5

> CfP: The 22nd Latin American Social and Public Policy conference, University of Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh, PA, US), 23-24 March, 2018. DL: January 12 

CfP: “The Markets of Misery, 18-21th centuries” international conference, University Lumière Lyon 2 (Lyon, France), November 18-19 2018. DL: January 15 

> CfP: “Pluralistic perspectives of business history: gender, class, ethnicity, religion“, Association of Business Historians annual conference, The Open University Business School, Milton Keynes (UK), 29-30 June, 2018. DL: January 15

> CfP: “European Spaces of Financialization”, Global Network on Financial Geography fifth seminar, Vrije Universiteit Brussel (Belgium), 28-29 May 2018. DL: January 15

> CfP: “Consumer Culture Fairytales: Ecstasy, Fury and Vision“, Consumer Culture Theory Conference, University of Southern Denmark (Odense, Denmark), 28 June – 1 July 2018. DL: January 15

> CfP: “Measurement at the Crossroads: History, philosophy and sociology of measurement” conference, Paris Diderot University, June 27-29, 2018. Students may be granted travel bursaries. DL: January 15

> CfP: “The Firm and The Sea: Chains, Flows and Connections“, the European Business History Association 22nd Congress, Polytechnic University Of Marche (Ancona, Italy), September 6-8, 2018. DL: January 15

> CfP: “Working for Fairness at Work“, the Canadian Industrial Relations Association conference, ESG-UQÀM, Montreal, May 2-4, 2018. A Graduate Student Consortium will be held mainly on May 2nd in the morning. DL: January 18 

> CfP: “Workplace Democracy Revisited: Labour and Practices of Participation, Workers’ Control and Self-Management in Global Perspective“, the 54th Conference of Labour and Social History, 6-8 September 2018, Linz (Austria). DL: January 28

> CfP: “Market Situations – Situated Markets“, the 5th Interdisciplinary Market Studies Workshop, Copenhagen Business School, June 6 – 8, 2018. Keynote speakers: Jens Beckert and Eve Chiapello. DL: January 29

> CfP: “New Ways of Working: Rematerializing Organizations in the Digital Age” the 8th Organizations, Artifacts and Practices Workshop, VU University Amsterdam (The Netherlands), 21-22th June 2018. There are no fees. DL: January 29

> CfP: “The limits of the market: commodification of nature and body“, an interdisciplinary workshop, University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne (France), 13-14 September, 2018. No participation fee. DL: January 29

CfP: “The return of politics to employment relations“, British Universities Industrial Relations Association conference, Middlesex University (UK). DL: Jan 30

> CfP: Hoover Archives Summer Workshop on Political Economy for established scholars, Stanford University (California, USA), 25-29 June, 2018. If admitted to the workshop, scholars will be provided with a $2500 honorarium. DL: January 31

> CfP: “Employment relations in the 21st century: Challenges for theory and research  in a changing world of work”, the Industrial Relations in Europe conference, KU Leuven (Belgium), 10-12 September 2018. DL: January 31

> CfP: “Gender, Race, Class and Ecology in and through Critical Political Economy“, Critical Political Economy Research Network of the European Sociological Association midterm workshop, University of Lisbon (Portugal), 1-2 June 2018. There is no fee for attending the workshop. DL: February 1

> CfP: “Money on the Left Word, Image, Praxis“, the Humanities Division of the Modern Money Network interdisciplinary conference, University of South Florida (Tampa, Florida, USA), March 9, 2018. DL: February 1

> CfP: “Post/social/isms” conference, Gólya Community House, Budapest (Hungary), 24-25 May, 2018. No fee for participants without funding. DL: February 1 

Calls for contributions to special issues:

CfP for an issue on “Digital Work and Labor in the New Economy“, Research in the Sociology of Work. DL for submission of papers: January 15

PhD scholarships:

> Regulating Responsibility? Transnational Corporations, Human Rights & Global Production Chains”, Lord Kelvin/Adam Smith 4-years PhD scholarship, University of Glasgow (UK). DL: January 12

PhD candidate to work on the Geography of Corporate Financialization, KU Leuven (Belgium). DL: January 31


> Joseph Dorfman Dissertation Award in the history of economic thought and methodology, The History of Economics Society. DL: January 8.

Egon-Matzner-Award for Socio-Economics for a junior scholar by the Centre of Public Finance and Policy, Vienna University of Technology. DL: January 10

> The CES Research Network European Integration and the Global Political Economy and the journal Comparative European Politics announce their Paper Prize for researchers in early stages of their career. DL: January 31

Schools and doctoral courses:

> CfA: “What is work?“, PhD course at the Graduate School, Arts at Aarhus University (Denmark), 31 January – 2 February ,2018. The course is free of charge. DL: January 15 

> CfA: The Global Network on Financial Geography spring school for early career researchers, Vrije Universiteit Brussel (Belgium), 30 May – 2 June 2018. The Spring School is preceded by the 5th FinGeo Global Seminar. DL: January 15

> CfA: “Social enterprises and research methods: Qualitative methods, mixed methods and international comparisons“, the 7th EMES training school for PhD students and early career scholars, Marseille (France), June 19-22, 2018. The fee covers participation, accommodation, full board, and teaching materials. DL: January 22

Postdoctoral and visiting positions:

> Visiting Fellowships for junior and senior researcher, Center for the History of Political Economy, Duke University ( Durham, North Carolina, USA). DL: January 5

> Two Postdoctoral 3-year positions in ERC project “Effort and Social Inequality – Advancing Measurement and Understanding Parental Origin Effects”, the Department of Social Sciences of Universidad Carlos III de Madrid. DL: January 15

> Postdoctoral 2-year training program on Social and Economic Inequality, Inequality in America Initiative, Harvard University. DL: January 16

 > Three Postdoctoral Research Associates to support the projects on Socialism in Global Perspective, Exeter University (South West England, UK). DL: January 17

Postdoctoral position in economics and history, The Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics, Yale University. DL: January 31

Job openings:

> Tenure-stream Assistant Professor in economic sociology / organizations / social theory, Department of Sociology, York University (Ontario, Canada). DL: January 4

>  Professor in Economic Sociology and Sociology of Work and Organizations,  Scuola Normale Superiore (Pisa, Italy). DL: January 26

> Chair in Sociology with expertise in sociology of work or economic sociology, The School of Sociology and Politics at the University of Bristol (UK). DL: January 28

Professor in Consumption, Culture and Commerce, Department of Marketing & Management, University of Southern Denmark. DL: January 28

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