- IA Topic : Knowledge
LIAISE Session "Making Knowledge Work – Interactive Approaches to Science-Policy-Society Relations" at IPA 2013 Conference
Excerpt:The 8th International Interpretive Policy Analysis (IPA) conference will be held on "Societies in Conflict: Experts, Publics and Democracy" from 3-5 July 2013 in Vienna. LIAISE will organise a panel on "Making Knowledge Work – Interactive Approaches to Science-Policy-Society Relations". Abstract submission possible until 28 February.
Excerpt:The Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society invites applications for its 2013-2014 class of postdoctoral and senior fellows. The Rachel Carson Center is located at the Ludwig-Maximilians University Munich. The deadline for application is 31 January, 2013.
Conference "Governing Pooled Knowledge Resources- Building Institutions for Sustainable Scientific, Cultural and Genetic Resource Commons"
Excerpt:A call for papers has been issued for a conference on "Governing Pooled Knowledge Resources: Building Institutions for Sustainable Scientific, Cultural and Genetic Resource Commons". The deadline for abstract submissions is 15 January, 2012. ...
Excerpt:This public workshop presents and discusses the main findings of the project "Impact of Citizen Participation on Decision Making in a Knowledge Intensive Policy Field" (CIT-PART) which is funded by the European Commission within the Seventh Framework Programme under Socio-Economic Sciences and Humanities. ...
Excerpt:Applications for funded places on a small, research-driven workshop examining the utilization of ecosystem knowledge in decision-making can be submitted until 12 April, 2012. The overall aim of the workshop is to better understand the uptake and influence of ecosystem knowledge in public, private and third sector decision making.
Excerpt:The Berlin Graduate School of Social Sciences (BGSS) is calling for applications to its International Doctoral Programme starting in October, 2012. Scholarships are awarded of up to 1200€/month for a maximum of 36 months, contingent on the successful completion of each year and the granting of funds in the second period of Excellence Initiative.
Excerpt:The Tyndall Centre for Climate Change is hosting the second annual PhD Conference at theUniversity of East Anglia (Norwich, UK) from the 11-13 April, 2012. There will be four paper sessions reflecting the four themes of the Tyndall Centre: Land and Water, Cities and Coasts, Governance and Behaviour, and Energy and Emissions. ...
Excerpt:The Centre for Baltic and East European Studies (CBEES) is an international research centre that develops and coordinates research focusing on the Baltic Sea Region and Eastern Europe, one of Södertörn University's most important research areas. They are looking for a Postdoc position within knowledge and sustainability research.
6 Postdoc Vacancies at Amsterdam Global Change Institute - Integrating Knowledge for Sustainable Societal Choices -
Excerpt:The Amsterdam Global Change Institute (AGCI), a new institute at VU University Amsterdam, has six postdoc vacancies for a project on "Integrating Knowledge for Sustainable Societal Choices". ...