Vol. 4, No. 1 (April 2017)

Roundup from around the Commons
for the week of August 11 - 17, 2017

New Funding and Job Opportunities

Fellowship, University of Alberta

The Department of Sociology at the University of Alberta is offering a fellowship of $22,000/year renewable for up to three additional years for the PhD program starting in 2015. The fellowship includes generous office space, research equipment and additional funding up to $9000 for research and conference travel associated with the project. The successful candidate will participate in a national research team that is studying the impact of state funding on social movements.


Recent Calls for Papers

CFP: “War, Violence, and Visual Culture”, GSA Interdisciplinary Network War and Violence (GSA Conference, Atlanta, GA, Oct. 5-8, 2017), Deadline: Jan. 25, 2017

Open Call for Papers “War, Violence, and Visual Culture”

for the 41st Annual Conference of the German Studies Association, Atlanta, GA, Oct. 5-8, 2017; Deadline: January 25, 2017

Sponsored by the GSA Interdisciplinary Network “War and Violence”

The War and Violence Network of the German Studies Association (GSA) invites paper proposals for the upcoming 2017 GSA meeting in Atlanta, Georgia (5-8 October 2017).


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