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Upcoming events

26 Apr 2018
Oslo
26 Apr
Seminar

Welcome to guest lecture with professor Ellen Lewin (University of Iowa): “Just as I Am”: Revealing Authentic Selves in the Fellowship of Affirming Ministries.

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
Oslo
03 May
Seminar

Speakers include representatives from leading international SRHR organizations, including the International Planned Parenthood Federation, Save the Children, the Population Council, the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, among others.

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.

14 May 2018
Oslo
14 May
Lecture

Professor Kathleen Blee and professor Michael Kimmel lectures on the relations between Gender and Extremism. Time and place: May 14, 2018 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Auditorium 1, Eilert Sundts Building, University of Oslo

14 May 2018
Oslo
14 May
Seminar

Time and place: May 14, 2018 1:00 PM - May 15, 2018 4:00 PM, Undervisningsrom 1, Georg Sverdrups house, University of Oslo

15 May 2018
Stockholm
15 May
Conference

The Swedish Minister for Gender Equality, Lena Hallengren, will host the conference with international high level participants also being featured in the programme.

18 May 2018
Helsinki
18 May
Finnish Centre for Pensions
Conference

Helsinki, 18 May 2018 | Finnish Centre for Pensions (Kirjurinkatu 3, Helsinki)

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.

25 May 2018
Oslo
25 May
Seminar

How is adornment used to express or subvert gender identities? What ethical issues need sensitive handling in collecting and sharing personal stories? Which emerging methods of dissemination most effectively communicate such complex research?

25 May 2018
Helsinki
25 May
University of Helsinki, Doctoral School in Humanities and Social Sciences HYMY
Course

SKY course: Geopolitics of Gender and Sexuality, 5 ECTS
May 25, 2018

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”.

14 Jun 2018
Zurich
14 Jun
Conference

The disproportional loss of female talent in academia is evident and systematic almost without exception across disciplines, faculties, universities, and countries. Join us for this exciting opportunity to think and talk to each other about why this happens, and ways to stop it.

21 Jun 2018
Lancashire, Preston
21 Jun
Conference

The aim of this conference is to explore the ways in which female activists and artists responded the resurgence of the far-right nationalism and the twin evil of religious fundamentalism.

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.

19 Sep 2018
Poznan
19 Sep to 21 Sep
World Computer Congress
Conference

This conference will be taking place as part of the IFIP World Computer Congress.

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.

23 Nov 2018
Wien
23 Nov
Conference

The conference “Sexuality and Consumption” will take a close look at how sex and consumption have interacted since the 18th century. It focuses especially on forms of hybridization

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.

31 Jan 2019
Berlin
31 Jan
Conference

The conference Care – Migration – Gender. Ambivalent Interdependencies from a Transdisciplinary Perspective offers a space to collectively investigate this topic in its complexities and intentionally leaves space for the discussion of ambivalences.

Latest vacancies

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

Vi söker en mångsidig projektcontroller med erfarenhet av varierande arbetsuppgifter inom redovisning, kontroll och uppföljning – gärna ett intresse för systemfrågor! Sista ansökningsdag är 22 april 2018.

23 April 2018

Senter for tverrfaglig kjønnsforskning (STK) har ledig stilling som postdoktor for en periode på 4 år.

Call for papers

30 April 2018

The conference “Sexuality and Consumption” will take a close look at how sex and consumption have interacted since the 18th century. It focuses especially on forms of hybridization

1 May 2018

The international conference ‘Sexual and Gendered Moralities’ under the auspices of the International Association for the study of Religion and Gender (IARG) will take place in Ghent/Brussels from 26-27 November 2018. More details will soon follow…

16 May 2018

As awareness of digital labour conditions grows, this themed issue draws attention to the gendered and racialised foundations of this in/formal digital economy.