Energy, cities, climate policy, housing, Offspring
Excerpt:On 1-3 July, 2014, the fifth global conference organized by the Earth System Governance Project will be held at the University of East Anglia in Norwich, UK. The theme of the conference is "Access and Allocation in the Anthropocene".
Excerpt:The International Farming Systems Association IFSA announces its 2014 PhD Course. The course will be held in connection to the 11th IFSA Symposium and draw on the gathering of specialists and researchers within this field. ...
Excerpt:The call for abstracts for the "Nexus 2014: Water, Food, Climate and Energy Conference" at the University of North Carolina is open. The conference will take place in March 2014.
Excerpt:The second Summer Institute on Contested Global Landscapes will be held at Cornell University 18-23 May, 2014. The theme is "Knowledge and the Politics of Land". ...
Excerpt:The Department of Business Administration of The Ernst-Abbe University of Applied Sciences (EAH) Jena offers one full-time post doc research position or two part-time junior research positions on the role of cities in the European socio-ecological transition.
Excerpt:The Bamberg Graduate School of Social Sciences (BAGSS) invites applications for up to 7 fellowships/scholarships for doctoral candidates from highly qualified graduates from the fields of Political Science, Sociology, Psychology, Educational Science, Economics, Demography and Statistics.
LIAISEoffspring Workshop "Impact Assessment: Methods for Evidence-Based Policy-Making and their Contexts of Use"
Excerpt:The LIAISEoffspring Network is organizing a workshop for ECRs on “Methods for Evidence-Based Policy-Making and their Contexts of Use” on 17-18 October, 2013 close to Berlin! We were asked to extend the deadline, which is now 30 August, 2013. For more information see the attached flyer.
Excerpt:The Dissertations Initiative for the Advancement of Climate Change Research (DISCCRS) is inviting applications for its 8th Climate Change Research Symposium for early-career scholars. The event will take place from 12-19 October, 2013 at the La Foret Conference Centre in Colorado Springs, CO.
Excerpt:The University of Southampton is recruiting a researcher to join a multidisciplinary research team working on the five-year, multi-site EPSRC programme "Transforming the Engineering of Cities for Global and Societal Wellbeing". This programme seeks to develop and evaluate radical engineering approaches for future low carbon cities. ...
Excerpt:The University of Milan is holding a workshop on "Sociology And Political Science In Dialogue On Rational Choice Theory And Applications" on 19-20 September, 2013.