H-Borderlands is the H-Net home for global borderlands historians.  Originally a forum for scholars of the US-Mexico borderlands, it has grown to a wider community of researchers of continental and global border regions.  We welcome transnational historians and scholars in many different disciplines who study historical and contemporary borderlands and border issues.

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Call for Applications: Transregional Academy “Infrastructures, Regions and Urbanizations”

The Berlin-based Forum Transregionale Studien and the Max Weber Stiftung – Deutsche Geisteswissenschaftliche Institute im Ausland in cooperation with the National University Singapore (NUS) cordially invite doctoral and postdoctoral scholars from the humanities and social sciences to apply for a Transregional Academy. It will be convened from September 29th to October 7th 2018 at NUS in Singapore on the topic of “Infrastructures, Regions and Urbanizations” and chaired by Andreas Eckert (Humboldt- Universität zu Berlin), Weiqiang Lin, James D.

2018 International Academic Conference on Organized Crime and Gender Call for Abstracts Now Open

 

Organized crime has generated significant interest in academic, policy and law enforcement circles, amid the spread of globalization and increasing transnational flows. Plenty of attention has also been paid to the emergence and development of organized criminal groups in specific locations around the world.

CfA: Summer School Companies crossing borders

What

Intensive 10-day programme on companies crossing borders; exploring various legal domains on the basis of a take-over case.

Where

Stadscampus, University of Antwerp, Belgium

When

20 - 31 August  2018

Who

Students with at least a degree of Bachelor in Laws or Economics or with similar competences (to be assessed on a case-by-case basis) are eligible for this summer school. Good command of English.

Course description

CfA: Summer School on Europe: Diversity and Migration

What

An intersciplinary programme studying Europe related diversity and migration issues through a mixture of theoretical, practical and empirical insights. 

Where

Stadscampus, University of Antwerp, Belgium

When

25 June – 6 July 2018

Who

Master students and final year Bachelor students who are interested in deepening their knowledge about Europe related diversity and migration issues. Students from all disciplines are encouraged to apply.

Two Doctoral Fellowships ERC at the University of Neuchâtel (deadline: 22 April)

The Faculty of Arts and Humanities at the University of Neuchâtel is recruiting two doctoral students for the ERC Project titled “Towards a Decentred History of the Middle East: Transborder Spaces, Circulations, ‘Frontier Effects’ and State Formation, 1920-1946(BORDER) funded by the European Research Council and led by Professor Jordi Tejel.

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