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Upcoming events

01 Mar 2018
Stavanger
01 Mar
Seminar

The seminar aims to discuss the interrelations between reproduction, belonging and kinship, and how such issues are negotiated in contemporary popular culture through TV-series such as Top of the Lake (2013 and 2017) and The Handmaid’s Tale (2017).

08 Mar 2018
Tromsø
08 Mar
Seminar

UiT Norges arktiske universitets arbeid med internasjonalt kvinnesolidaritetsarbeid gjennom 50 år. Hva nå?

08 Mar 2018
Oslo
08 Mar
Conference

Norway holds the presidency of the Nordic Council of Ministers in 2017, and has commissioned a report on the Nordic countries’ work to implement the Istanbul convention combating violence against women, gender-based violence and violence in close relations.

09 Mar 2018
Bergen
09 Mar
Seminar

We have divided the symposium into six sections. These sessions address the transformative effects of migration on (a) Politics, (b) Gender, (c) Culture, (d) Inequality, (e) Public Sphere, and (f) Global Health.

12 Mar 2018
Bergen
12 Mar
Seminar

SKOK invites all master students writing dissertations on gender related themes to the seminar.

16 Mar 2018
Oslo
16 Mar
Seminar

This breakfast seminar will present preliminary findings from a research project on changing ideals and practices of marriage and masculinity in Afghanistan.

21 Mar 2018
Oslo
21 Mar
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Welcome to Queer seminars with Chuyan QIU, Master from the Department of culture studies and oriental languages, University of Oslo.

05 Apr 2018
Oslo
05 Apr
Seminar

Kjære bror er en antologi med 21 tekster skrevet av nye stemmer, forskere, samfunnsdebattanter, forfattere, og kulturpersonligheter. Antologien ser på ære, skam, negativ sosial kontroll, og inkludering i lys av minoritetsmannen

05 Apr 2018
Tromsø
05 Apr
Conference

Researchers from all academic disciplines researching music and musical culture are invited to discuss these questions theoretically, methodologically, pedagogically, and artistically.

10 Apr 2018
Oslo
10 Apr
Seminar

Welcome to the 4th queer seminar this spring: Constructing the 'Genuine' Refugee with Dr Deniz Akin from NTNU.
Presentation in English.

12 Apr 2018
Porto
12 Apr
Conference

This conference intends to be established in the cutting edge of gender research and we welcome everyone researching in this area to present their work and to the scientific community.

16 Apr 2018
Oslo
16 Apr
Lecture

Welcome to guest lecture with professor Ellen Lewin (University of Iowa): “Just as I Am”: Revealing Authentic Selves in the Fellowship of Affirming Ministries.
All welcome!Reception with wine and snacks follows the lecture.

18 Apr 2018
Tampere
18 Apr to 20 Apr
University of Tampere, Gender Studies
Course

The course is meant for Masters Students, Doctoral Students, and Postdoctoral Researchers. The maximum number of all participants is 25.

20 Apr 2018
Geneva
20 Apr
Seminar

We invite scholars to think about the notion of humanitarian knowledge in a multidisciplinary way, by combining perspectives such as gender history, the histories of emotions and the body, literary and visual culture studies, global health history, as well as the history of institutions and their agents.

03 May 2018
Newcastle
03 May
Northumbria University
Conference

BodyWorks takes an interdisciplinary and intersectional approach to representations of bodies, embodiment and sensory experience across literature and culture. In doing so, we welcome responses from a range of disciplines, including cultural studies, literary studies, philosophy, arts, history, education, media, social sciences and medical humanities. Through this breadth of intellectual inquiry, the event aims to draw together a range of approaches and methodologies for exploring various facets of the contemporary shift towards studies of the body and emotions in the humanities.

03 May 2018
Colombo
03 May to 05 May
WCWS 2018
Conference

The theme for the fourth World Women’s Studies Conference is “Women’s Studies: Gendered scholarship, activism, and storytelling for a sustainable planet”.

14 May 2018
Heilbronn
14 May to 15 May
GEWINN
Conference

As part of the project Gender, Knowledge, Computer Science, Network on Research Transfer of interdisciplinary knowledge on Gender and Computer Science (GEWINN), the conference is part of a process of reflection and knowledge transfer. At the GEWINN conference, we want to discuss and present the current international state of research about gender and IT.

24 May 2018
Prague
24 May
Conference

The conference brings together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Culture of Gender and Feminist Research.

04 Jun 2018
Bologna
04 Jun
Conference

This 2-day conference provides a multi-disciplinary forum for the further development of social science approaches to Intersex and Variations of Sex Characteristics.

07 Jun 2018

Save the date: XII Nordiska kvinno- och genushistorikermötet i Uleåborg

Uleåborg
07 Jun to 09 Jun
University of Oulo
Conference

Konferensteman: Kris
Call for papers öppnas i augusti 2017

11 Jun 2018
London
11 Jun
Conference

The conference focuses on Poland but considers it in a comparative context. The main aim is to analyse the gender debate in the broad field of culture, art, literature, film, drama, social media and music.

11 Jun 2018
Bergen
11 Jun
Course

Bergen Summer Research School (11 – 22 June 2018) will offer a course on “Gender based violence: Rights as governance mechanisms and political tools”.

20 Aug 2018
Dublin
20 Aug
Conference

Mary Mitchell O’Connor, Minister of State with special responsibility for Higher Education announced that Ireland will host the 10th European Conference on Gender Equality in Higher Education.

12 Sep 2018
Göttingen
12 Sep
Conference

The overall theme of the conference is "Difference, Diversity, Diffraction: Confronting Hegemonies and Dispossessions". We invite contributions from any discipline and are open to a diverse array of feminist, gender and queer approaches.

11 Oct 2018
Amsterdam
11 Oct
Conference

Join the most influential thought leaders in equality and diversity for 2 days of inspiring speakers, pertinent case studies, networking and knowledge collaboration, addressing the intersectionality of equality, diversity and inclusion in STEMM globally through policy, practice and collaboration.

09 Dec 2018
Newcastle
09 Dec
Conference

GEA 2018 will provide a forum to explore the challenges and strategies for educators, researchers and participants in higher education in these complex times where conservative and authoritarian agendas are gaining ground.

Latest vacancies

Find information about gender profiled jobs, internships, research positions etc, within and outside of the Nordic Region.
28 February 2018

Som generalsekreterare har du det övergripande ansvaret för att planera, leda, utveckla och följa upp verksamheten tillsammans med 100 anställda på 14 kontor runt om i världen.

28 February 2018

RFSL Stockholm har en bred verksamhet som samordnas av verksamhetschefen. Visionen är att verksamheten till större del ska fokusera på medlemsinteraktion. Kansliet består av 15 personer som självständigt ansvarar för olika projekt som drivs inom ramen för verksamheten där verksamhetschefen agerar stöd och strategiskt bollplank.

Call for papers

25 February 2018

Please note that by submitting an abstract you will be designated the corresponding author for that abstract and all communications regarding the abstract (submission, review, presentation etc.)

25 February 2018

Call for papers for the 10th Annual Seminar of the Bielefeld Graduate School in History and Sociology, DE, 5–7 July 2018, Bielefeld University, Germany.

28 February 2018

This conference is organized in the context of the research project “The politics, aesthetics and marketing of literary formulae in popular women’s fiction: History, Exoticism and Romance” (HER) and aims to discuss recent developments in the production, distribution and consumption of popular romance that account for its escalating popularity and its increasing complexity.

Genderfund

Find information on gender profiled funding for projects, research and other types of funding - within and outside of the Nordic Region.
1 March 2018

GENDER-NET Plus invites applications that address and explore interactions and interdependencies explicitly between SDG 5 Gender Equality and one or more of the following SDGs: SDG 3 Good health and well-being, SDG 9 Infrastructure, Industrialization and Innovation, and SDG 13 Climate Action.

1 March 2018

Den 1 mars öppnar 2018 års ansökningsperiod för Nordisk jämställdhetsfond. Vi tar emot ansökningar fram till den 31 mars genom ett digitalt formulär som finns tillgängligt på nikk.no under ansökningsperioden. Vi tar emot ansökningar på skandinaviska språk och engelska.

15 March 2018

The co-funded call will be inviting research projects applying a gender dimension in addressing urgent societal challenges. To be launched by the end of December!