Great academic opportunities: 13 calls for papers, 4 jobs, 2 postdocs, visiting grant, PhD stipend, summer school

Dear ES/PE community member, see below a list of great call for papersacademic opportunities: 13 calls for papers for conferences and workshops (some are partially or fully funded), 4 job openings, 2 post-doc positions, a seminar, a visiting grant, and a doctoral fellowship — in various areas of economic sociology, political economy, and related fields, with December 10 – January 10 deadlinesShare this post with your colleagues and students. Good luck!

Calls for Papers:

> CfP: “Economy & the Possible: Alternative, Missed and Reified Futures in Contemporary Society”, The Polish Sociological Association’s Economic Sociology section workshop, University of Warsaw (Poland), 20-21 May 2019. The keynoters: Gary Herrigel and Marcin Serafin. The fee covers lunch breaks and conference dinner. DL: December 10

> CfP: “Social Justice: A Mirage or Reality in Plural Societies” international conference, Department of Politics and Governance, Central University of Kashmir (India), 13-14 June, 2019. No registration fee. The travel allowance depends upon the availability of funding agencies. DL: December 10

> CfP: “Economic Policy-making Institutions at the State / Market Frontier“,  the Political Studies Association British and Comparative Political Economy specialist group workshop, University of Warwick (UK), 18-19 March 2019.  Funding to enable reasonable travel expenses and overnight accommodation is available. DL: December 14

> CfP: “Monetary and Financial History” workshop, Federal Reserve Board, Washington, D.C. (USA), May 6-8, 2019. Domestic travel and accommodations expenses will be covered. DL: December 14

> CfP: “Time is Money, and Beyond: The Temporality of Action and Consequences”, the 7th Workshop on Unintended Consequences, University of Warsaw (Poland), 6-7 May 2019. The keynoter: John Preston. The conference fee covers lunch breaks and dinner. DL: December 15

> CfP: “Social and Solidarity Economy: Moving Towards a New Economic System“, the 7th CIRIEC International Research Conference on Social Economy, University of Bucharest (Romania), June 6-9, 2019. The keynoters: Marie J. Bouchard, Ulla Engelmann, Juan Antonio Pedreño, Jorge de Sá. DL: December 15

> CfP: “The Great Transformation: The Future of Modern Societies”, a Final Conference of the DFG Research Group “Landnahme, Acceleration, Activation: Dynamics and (De-)stabilization of Modern Growth Societies” and the 2nd Regional Conference of the German Sociological Association, Friedrich Schiller University Jena (Jena, Germany), September 23- 27, 2019. DL: December 16

> CfP: “Sharing Society. The Impact of Collaborative Collective Actions in the Transformation of Contemporary Societies“ conference, University of the Basque Country, Bilbao (Spain), May 23-24, 2019. The fee includes lunches. DL: December 16

> CfP: “Universal Capitalism in Decline?“, The International Karl Polanyi Society conference, Austrian Foundation for Development Research (Vienna, Austria), 3-5 May, 2019. DL:  December 30

> CfP: “Community, Work and Family in Diverse Contexts and Changing Times“, the 8th International Community, Work and Family Conference, Centre for Labour Studies, University of Malta (Malta), 23-25 May 2019. A pre-conference Doctoral Workshop will be conducted on 22 May. DL: December 31

> CfP:  The 2nd Vienna Conference on Pluralism in Economics, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (Vienna, Austria), 15-16 April 2019. DL: January 3

> CfP: “Working on the Land: Actors, Societies and Environments“, the 55th International Conference of Labour and Social History Conference, Linz (Austria), 5-7 September, 2019. DL: January 6

> CfP: “Socialism in Our Time“, Historical Materialism conference, New York City (USA), April 13-14, 2019. DL: January 8


> University Assistant in Economic Sociology or Sociology of Money (without doctorate, fixed-term until 4 years), Universität Graz (Austria). DL: December 19

> Reader/Professor in the area of Business and Management (2 permanent, full-time positions), University of Hertfordshire (England, UK). The appointee will undertake enquiry to disseminate new knowledge and/or advances in practice which lead to positive impact in the economy and society. Researchers across the social sciences such as Sociology and Political Economy are welcome to apply. DL: January 5

> Assistant Professor (tenure-track) in the Political Economy of Development, School of Global and Public Affairs, International University (Madrid, Spain). DL: January 7

Postdoctoral Positions: 

> Postdoctoral Research Associate to join the FinWork Futures Research Centre at King’s Business School (London, UK). FinWork Futures is an interdisciplinary centre that draws on social science perspectives to explore how technology is reshaping financial work. DL: December 16

> A two-year postdoctoral fellowship at The Clayman Institute for Gender Research (Stanford, CA, USA). The fellowship is relevant to researchers studying gender in the economy and labor market. DL: January 10

PhD Scholarship:

>  PhD scholarship in comparative political economy, employment relations and/or the labour process, The Institute for International Management at Loughborough University London. DL: December 14   

Summer School: 

> CfA: The Hyman Minsky Summer Seminar for junior scholars and graduate students, Levy Economics Institute of Bard College (Annandale-on-Hudson, NY, USA), June 16–22, 2019. The fee includes provision of room and board. DL: January 1

Visiting grant:

> Inclusive Growth Infrastructure Diffusion (InGRID) visiting grants to  data centres within the field of inclusive growth, poverty, living  and working conditions, social policy and more across EU and UK. DL: December 16

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  1. Many thanks for this important information updates.Sincere regards,Moses Adebisi, PhDDepartment of Sociology, Faculty of Social Sciences, Kogi State University, KSU, PMB 2008, Anyigba, Kogi State, Nigeria.

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