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Upcoming events

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26 Aug 2019
Stavanger
26 Aug
Lecture

The Network for Gender Research at the University of Stavanger invites to a lecture with journalist, historian and labor activist Nina Trige Andersen. Title: Re-writing labor history from the margins: Filipinas working and organizing at Copenhagen hotels 1960s-2010s.

30 Aug 2019
Oslo
30 Aug
Lecture

What are the challenges that women face on the path to professorship? Dr. Lynn P. Nygaard at The Peace Research Institute Oslo will present main findings from her doctoral research 'Ready or Not: Negotiating Gender and Identity on the Path to Professorship'.

01 Sep 2019
Oslo
01 Sep
NOVA and NKVT
Conference

Norwegian Social Research (NOVA) at OsloMet – Oslo Metropolitan University and the Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies (NKVTS) are happy to announce that the Third European Conference on Domestic Violence will take place on 1-4 September 2019, in Oslo, Norway.

09 Sep 2019
Göteborg
09 Sep to 10 Sep
Institutionen för socialt arbete, Göteborgs universitet
PhD-course

We are happy to once again be able to present this course, led by Marianne Hester, Professor at Bristol University and Affiliated Professor at The Department of Social Work, University of Gothenburg.

09 Sep 2019
Oslo
09 Sep
Seminar

We welcome you to this public seminar at the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO) launching the PRIO Paper on Women's Participation in Peace and Reconciliation Processes in Mali.

10 Sep 2019
Oslo
10 Sep
PhD-course

The Centre for Gender Research and the Department of Sociology and Human Geography (UiO), offers a course for doctoral students in the social sciences, particularly Sociology, Political Theory and Gender and Women’s Studies, but also Practical Philosophy and Psycho-social Studies.

10 Sep 2019
Bergen
10 Sep to 12 Sep
Seminar

Center for Womens and Gender Studies at the University of Bergen invites to the seminar Gender and Ageing. The seminar aim to historicize representations of masculine and feminine ageing.

11 Sep 2019
Trondheim
11 Sep to 13 Sep
Conference

The purpose of the conference is to create space and opportunity for scholars, activists and community members to meet, discuss, and learn about trans and gender-nonconforming lives and issues together, with special emphasis on the Nordic region.

17 Sep 2019
Reykjavik
17 Sep to 19 Sep
Conference

A Nordic/international conference on the impact of the #MeToo movement. The conference is part of the Icelandic Presidency of the Nordic Council of Ministers in 2019 and is organised in collaboration with RIKK, Institute for Gender, Equality and Difference at the University of Iceland.

18 Sep 2019
Brussels
18 Sep
Public Policy Exchange
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This international symposium provides an invaluable opportunity to discuss the causes of human trafficking and migrant smuggling and to study multi-agency approaches to prevent it.

18 Sep 2019
Tromsø
18 Sep
GenderJob

Fakultet for humaniora, samfunnsvitenskap og lærerutdanning ved UiT Norges arktiske universitet søker prosjektkoordinator/forsker til prosjektet 'Prestisje – kjønnsbalanse i forskningsledelse ved UiT Norges arktiske universitet'.

18 Sep 2019
Helsinki
18 Sep
Seminar

18.9.2019 at 9-15
Musiikkitalo, Mannerheimintie 13a, Helsinki

23 Sep 2019
Tromsø
23 Sep to 24 Sep
Seminar

The Department of Philosophy at UiT - The Arctic University of Norway invites to an international workshop on gender in academia in general, and on gender imbalance within philosophy in particular. With Inga Bostad and Tove Pettersen from the University of Oslo.

23 Sep 2019
Oslo
23 Sep to 24 Sep
Conference

The conference sets out to examine the construction of equality in the equality and anti-discrimination laws in the different Nordic countries. The Nordic Law and Gender Conference 2019 is a biannual event.

26 Sep 2019
Oslo
26 Sep
Seminar

Although Kurdish women's movements have existed for many decades, relatively little attention has been given to their history and dynamics. Centre for Gender Research at the University of Oslo invite to a seminar on this topic.

27 Sep 2019
Trondheim
27 Sep
Conference

On September 27 the Center for Gender Studies at NTNU will celebrate its 30th anniversary. Please join for a day filled with historical retrospective, keynote addresses by prominent gender scholars, and panel discussions. Detailed program forthcoming.

30 Sep 2019
Bergen
30 Sep
Course

Centre for Women's and Gender Research at the University of Bergen offers an introduction on how gender perspectives can be integrated into research projects and proposals. PhD candidates in all disciplines are welcome to join.

07 Oct 2019
Gothenburg
07 Oct to 09 Oct
Nationella sekretariatet för genusforskning
Conference

The g19 conference in Gothenburg 7-9 October 2019 seeks to bring together the broad and interdisciplinary field that constitutes gender studies in Sweden today. It addresses the current societal challenges at both local and global levels and enquires about how gender studies can contribute to analysing the major events in the contemporary world.

09 Oct 2019
University of Tübingen
09 Oct to 11 Oct
University of Tübingen
Conference

International Conference, University of Tübingen, 9 – 11 October, 2019

Most social orders are grounded in categorical frameworks that make clear, though contingent, distinctions between people focused around such concepts as gender, class and ethnicity. In the conference “Categories in Flux”, we will focus on how societal change is connected to change in categories.

07 Nov 2019
Oslo
07 Nov
Seminar

NORDICORE - Nordic Center of Excellence for Research on Gender Equality in Research and Innovation invites to a seminar concerning new requirements to internationalized academic careers.

21 Nov 2019
Vilnius
21 Nov
Conference

The Gender Studies Centre at the Faculty of Communication at Vilnius University is organizing an international conference to commemorate the 100 years anniversary of women’s right to vote in Lithuania and many other countries.

21 Nov 2019
Vilnius
21 Nov to 23 Nov
Conference

The Gender Studies Centre at the Faculty of Communication at Vilnius University is organizing an international conference to commemorate the 100 years anniversary of women’s right to vote in Lithuania and many other countries.

09 Dec 2019
Oslo
09 Dec
Seminar

CORE - Centre for Research on Gender Equality invites international leading experts to discuss how we can understand the development and coexistence of equality and segregation in the labour market.

Latest vacancies

Find information about gender profiled jobs, internships, research positions etc, within and outside of the Nordic Region.
30 July 2019

Kokoaikainen työsuhde Miessakit ry:n Lyömättömällä Linjalla Helsingin toimipisteessä. Haku päättyy 28.8.2019.

30 August 2019

Oslo Pride søker etter daglig leder som kan lede en frivillig organisasjon i vekst. Kandidaten bør ha hovedkompetanse innen ledelse, i tillegg til god kjennskap til skeivt miljø, politikk og kultur.

30 August 2019

Örebro universitet söker en postdoktor i genusvetenskap för tidsbegränsad anställning vid Humaniora, utbildnings- och samhällsvetenskap.

Call for papers

30 August 2019

How can decolonial options be developed in and through education? Nordic Journal of Comparative and International Education (NJCIE) invites contributions that address the coloniality of education and educational research.

30 September 2019

Call for papers for a special issue about solidarity. Solidarity as a form of feminist organizing envisages a shared responsibility for the lives of others, working with care and intimacy, resistance against socio-economic inequalities and patriarchal power, and the possibility of social transformations through 'democratic engagement'.

10 December 2019

Geomedia 2019 welcomes proposals for individual papers as well as thematic panels in English through the conference website.

Genderfund

Find information on gender profiled funding for projects, research and other types of funding - within and outside of the Nordic Region.
1 October 2019

Senter for likestilling ved Universitetet i Agder lyser ut tre stipender på kr. 10.000,- til UiA-studenter som skal skrive masteroppgave om likestillingsproblematikk i 2019-2020.

1 October 2019

Dagrunn Grønbechs legat utlyser stipendmidler med formål om å belyse ulike sider ved kvinnekultur, kvinners mangfold av arbeidsoppgaver og ansvarsområder. Alle med interesse for kvinneforskning, formidling med kvinneperspektiv og andre som ønsker å synliggjøre kvinners betydning kan søke.

31 December 2019

Senter for kvinne- og kjønnsforskning ved UiT Norges arktiske universitet lyser ut reisestipend til studenter og ph.d.-stipendiater på opp til kr. 5.000,- for å bidra til kompetanseheving i kritisk kjønnsforskning ved UiT.