Great academic opportunities: 12 calls for papers, 3 jobs, 2 summer schools, PhD stipend, a postdoc, a grant, an award

Dear ES/PE community member, see below a list of great call for papersacademic opportunities: 12 calls for papers for conferences and workshops (some are fully or partially funded), 3 job openings, 2 summer schools, a postdoc position, a doctoral fellowship, a grant, and an award — in various areas of economic sociology, political economy, and related fields, with June 22July 20 deadlines. Share this post with your colleagues and students. Good luck!

Calls for Papers:

> CfP: “Systemic Risk“, Dynamics of Socio-economic Systems conference, Université Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne (France), 9-12 October, 2018. DL: June 25

> CfP: “Sustainable Development of our Communities: The Nexus between Scholarship, Industry and Government” conference, Knight Institute of Education, Orlando, Florida (USA), March 12 – 15, 2019. DL: June 29

> CfP: “Money, Debt, and Innovation” symposium, University of Brighton (UK), September 14, 2018. DL: June 30

> CFP: “Political Culture and the History of Knowledge: Actors, Institutions, Practices” conference, German Historical Institute, Washington DC (USA), June 6-8, 2019. Travel and accommodation costs will be covered. DL: June 30

> CfP: “10 Years after the Crash. What have we learned?“, The 22nd Macroeconomic Policy Institute and German Confederation of Trade Unions conference, Berlin (Germany), 25-27 October, 2018. DL: June 30

> CfP: “Forms of Power in Economics: New perspectives for the Social Studies of Economics between networks, discourses and fields” workshop, University of Giessen (Germany), 6-8 December, 2018. DL: June 30

> CfP: “Industrial vigilantism, strikebreaking and patterns of anti-labour violence, 1890s-1930s” conference, University of Oxford (UK), 23-24 October 2018. Funds are available for presenters to support travel and accommodation expenses. DL: June 30

> CfP for Journal of Institutional Economics’ special issue on “Institutional Analysis of Gift”. DL: June 30

> CfP: “Critical approaches to competition, market regulation and (international) economic governance” workshop, The University of Liverpool (UK), 7-8 September 2018. DL: July 2

> CfP: “Labour Market Liberalisation after the Lehman Crisis: France, Germany and Japan in Comparative Perspective” workshop, German Institute for Japanese Studies, Tokyo (Japan), December 14-15, 2018. Accepted paper givers will receive an allowance to help pay for travel and accommodation costs. DL: July 9

> CfP: “Concentrations: power, wealth, status, and information” conference, The Centre for Social Conflict and Cohesion Studies, Santiago (Chile). The keynoters are Wolfgang Streeck, Luc Boltanski, Yves Dezalay and more. DL: July 11

> CfP: “Photography, with or without capitalism” symposium,  INHA, Paris, December 18 – 19, 2018. DL: July 12

Job openings:

> Senior Research Fellow, Institute for Economics and Peace, Sydney (Australia). DL: June 22

> University Assistant (prae doc) to teach and encompass research assistance in economic sociology, the Department of Economic Sociology, University of Vienna (Austria). DL: July 2

> LSE Fellow (finishing PhD in Sociology) to teach in MSc Economy, Risk and Society programme, Department of Sociology, London School of Economics. DL: July 9

Post-doctoral positions:

> A post-doc researcher in global economic and social history, the Rural and Environmental History Group, Wageningen University. (The Netherlands). DL: June 29

PhD Fellowships:

6 PhD Positions in Slavery, Labour, and Dependency Studies, Bonn Center for Dependency and Slavery Studies, University of Bonn. DL: July 20


> The Foundation for the Rights of Future Generations and the Intergenerational Foundation award the Intergenerational Justice Prize (EUR 10,000) to essay-writers on the topic “How attractive are political parties and trade unions to young people?”. DL: July 1


The William T. Grant Scholars Program supports career development for promising early-career scholars and funds five-year research in programs, policies, and practices that reduce inequality in youth. DL: July 5; reference letters are due by June 27

Summer Schools:

> CfP: Summer School on Interest Group Politics, European Consortium for Political Research, University of Exeter (UK), July 18-25, 2018. The fee covers tuition, lunches and single occupancy en-suite accommodation with breakfast. Travel grants are available for two students who are entirely self-funding. DL: July 2

> CfP: “Smart Technologies – a New Industrial Age? Approaches to Radical Innovation and Economic Transformation“, the 6th Graz Schumpeter Summer School, University of Graz (Austria), September 9-13, 2018. The tuition fee includes course accommodation for five nights, full board, and participation in social events.  DL: July 15

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