Conference “Exploring the Transnational Neighbourhood: Integration, Community, and Co-Habitation”

The Centre for German and European Studies invites to take part in the international conference “Exploring the Transnational Neighbourhood: Integration, Community, and Co-Habitation”, organized by the Humanities Institute, University College Dublin and the Institute of Modern Languages Research, School of Advanced Study, University of London.

Deadliine is January 10, 2019

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Research trip to Lithuania

Young scientists conducting research on Europe are regularly supported by the Centre for German and European Studies. This spring, Anastasia Golovneva, affiliated researcher of the CGES, participant of our research project “Co-evolution of Knowledge and Communication Networks: Structural Dynamics of Creative Collectives in European Cultural Capitals”, and PhD student of the University of Amsterdam, received a travel-grant for a research trip to Lithuania.

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PhD studentships at the Institute for German Studies

PhD studentships at the Institute for German Studies, University of Birmingham

Deadline: October 19, 2018

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German Unity Day

Today, Germany celebrates The Day of German Unity. It remembers when the Federal Republic of Germany and the Democratic Republic of Germany united to create one single, federal Germany on October 3, 1990. It is the only national holiday established at the federal level. All other holidays are regulated exclusively by the states.

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Fall meetings 2018

The German-Russian Exchange  (St . Petersburg) in cooperation with the Centre for German and European studies invite to take part in Fall meetings 2018, where guests from various European countries will discuss how advanced technologies influence the current development of Europe. 

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Working Papers 2018

We are glad to introduce the first CGES Working paper of 2018.

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Fifth Research Papers Competition for Junior Scientists who work on comparative Russian-European studies

Did you know 15 cities in the world bear the name of St. Petersburg?

Yet, only one of them will host the most talented junior social scientists from Europe who study Russia - in the final of the international research papers competition in November, 2018!

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Conference "Networks in the Global World" 2018

Two weeks ago, Centre for German and European Studies organized the 4th Conference ‘Networks in the Global World’ - the largest event on network analysis in Eastern Europe.

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Call for papers for the research project supported by the DGAP

Deadline: August 12, 2018.

The German Council on Foreign Relations (DGAP) invites papers for the research project ‘The Franco-German Relationship from Outside: Adaptability of a Myth and Patterns of Interpretation’. The call addresses experienced scholars and, in exceptional cases, advanced doctoral and postdoctoral students.

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International seminar and conference in Haifa

Deadline: July 25, 2018.

The Haifa Center for German and European Studies calls for applications from MA and PhD students to participate in a two-week academic seminar on ‘Religion and Politics - Conflicts, Contestations, Concepts’ taking place in Haifa on October 7-18, 2018.

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