Great academic opportunities: 11 calls for papers, 8 jobs, 6 postdocs, 2 PhD fellowships, 2 visiting posts, 2 prizes

Dear ES/PE community member, see below a list of great academic opportunities:call for papers  11 calls for papers for conferences and special issues, 8 job openings, 6 post-doc positions, 2 PhD fellowships, 2 visiting posts, and 2 prizes in various areas of economic sociology, political economy, and related fields, with December 10 — January 15 deadlines. Share this post with your colleagues and students. Best wishes and good luck!

Calls for Papers:

> CfP: “Reconfiguring Labour and Welfare in Emerging Economies of the Global South” workshop, Centre for Interdisciplinary Research, Bielefeld University (Germany), December 6-8, 2021. No registration fees;  meals will be provided; travel and accommodation expenses will be covered. DL: December 10

> CfP: Warwick Critical Finance: manuscript development workshop for early career researchers, online, 18 February 18, 2021. DL: December 18

> Don’t you want to attend the most interesting and promising online talks and webinars on various topics in economic sociology and political economy from all over the world? Of course you do! So follow the ES/PE’s Facebook page and Twitter to have information about these events that are publicized only on our social media several days before they take place.

> CfP: “In Good Company? Personal Relationships, Network Embeddedness and Social Inclusion“, an issue of Social Inclusion. DL for abstracts: December 31

> CfP: “Political Economies of Deprivation“, a special issue of Review of Social Economy. DL for manuscripts: December 31

> CfP: “Workers and Obsolescence“, a special issue of International Labor and Working Class History. DL for proposals: January 5

> CfP: “Migration Worldwide: Left-wing Strategies, Migrant Actors and Capitalist Interests from the 16th Century to the Present“, the 56th International Conference of Labour and Social History, AK-Bildungshaus Jägermayrhof in Linz (Austria) and online, September 23-25, 2021. DL: January 10

> CfP: “Business History in a Changing World”, the 2nd World Congress on Business History and 24th Congress of the European Business History Association, online, September 9-11, 2021. DL: January 15 

> CfP: “Ethnography of Finance” session at the 8th Ethnography and Qualitative Research conference, Trento (Italy) or online, 9-12 June 2021. DL: January 15

> CfP: The 4th Conference of the European Labour History Network and WORCK Conference, Vienna (Austria), August 30-1 September, 202o. DL: January 15

> The BHC Doctoral Colloquium in Business History, online, June 10-11, 2021. Participants will receive a stipend to attend the 2022 Business History Conference. DL: January 15

> Political Economies of Capitalism, 1600-1850, a new Routledge book series to explore the dimensions of early modern political economy and the ways in which this period established foundations for and alternatives to capitalist thought and practice.

PhD Fellowships

> Funded PhD student positions in economic sociology and digital sociology as part of a qualitative research project “Social patterning of economic subjectivities and the digital transformation of retail finance in Switzerland” at the Università della Svizzera italiana (Lugano, Switzerland). DL: January 8

> Doctoral Fellowship in Law and Inequality (in residence), The American Bar Foundation (Chicago, IL, USA) DL: January 15

Postdoctoral Positions: 

> Postdoctoral Fellowships at the Cluster of Excellence “The Politics of Inequality”, University of Konstanz  (Germany). DL: December 13

> Postdoctoral scholar to conduct analyses of policy proposals related to poverty, inequality, economic security, hardship, and mobility, at the Center on Poverty and Social Policy, Columbia University School of Social Work. DL: December 15

> Postdoctoral Research Associate in Economic Sociology (4 years), the Department of Economic Sociology, University of Vienna (Austria). DL: December 21

> Researcher in urban political economy with specialization in real estate (2 years) to join the research group “Urban revolution and the Political”, Research Centre on Technologies, Territories and Societies – LATTS, Paris (France). DL: December 22

> Postdocs on Social Stratification through Population Scale Social Network Analysis, Department of Organization, Copenhagen Business School. DL: January 4

> Postdoctoral Fellowship in Law and Inequality (2 years), The American Bar Foundation (Chicago, IL, USA). DL: January 15

Visiting positions:

> Berggruen USC Fellows to study the Future of Capitalism, the University of Southern California (USA). DL: January 8

> Visiting fellowships at the Center for the History of Political Economy (senior scholars, junior scholars, PhD students), Duke University. DL: January 10


> Journal of Australian Political Economy offers a $2000 prize to encourage young scholars to convert their research work into a publishable article. DL: December 18

> The Future Markets Consultation initiative invites students and young scholars to submit their essay on a sustainable and just market economy for Europe. A prize is available in three categories: bachelor students (€500), master & PhD students (€1.250), and young scholars (€1.750). DL: January 3

Job openings:

> Lecturer in Employment & Organization, Cardiff Business School, Cardiff University (UK). DL: December 11.

>  A senior expert on the topic of sustainable and just economies, the United Nations Research Institute for Social Development – UNRISD (Geneva, Switzerland). DL: December 13

>  A permanent University Lecturer (i.e. Assistant Professor) in the Political Economy of Development, based in the Centre of Development Studies, Department of Politics and International Studies, University of Cambridge (UK). DL: January 1

> Instructor in Heterodox Economics & Political Economy (full-time), University of Manitoba (Canada). DL: January 4

> Assistant Professor in Regulation, Business, and Economic Power, the Dept. of Law & Legal Studies, Carleton University (Ottawa, Canada). DL: January 6

> Professor for Sociology, Transnationalism, and Labour, Ruhr-Universität Bochum (Germany). DL: January 8

> Chair in Social and Political Change, Department of Political and Social Sciences, The European University Institute (Florence, Italy). DL: January 14

> Full Professor of Global Political Economy, University of Bayreuth (Germany). DL: January 15

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