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Upcoming events

19 Oct 2017
19 Oct

The event is the result of a collaborative initiative between several organisations, including INET’s Young Scholars Initiative, Rethinking Economics, Netzwerk Plurale Ökonomik/ Exploring Economics, The Minskys and The History of Economic Thought Website.

21 Oct 2017
21 Oct to 22 Oct

This original, expert-led course provides a critical examination of peace and security issues affecting women.

25 Oct 2017
25 Oct to 26 Oct
Karlstad University

Gender studies at Karlstad University and Gexcel International Collegium, one of the largest gender studies networks in Scandinavia, invites you to a workshop on intimacy at Karlstad University.

26 Oct 2017
26 Oct to 28 Oct
Utrecht University

Why are religion and homosexuality so often framed as each other's necessary opposites? What do heated debates about same-sex marriage, the Pope, queer Muslims and controversial art tell us about the changing role of religion in contemporary society? The conference will address these and similar questions.

27 Oct 2017
27 Oct

The PRIO Centre on Gender, Peace and Security will hold this lunch seminar with guest speaker Ingvill Mochmann. The seminar will be chaired by Inger Skjelsbæk, Research Professor at PRIO and Associate Professor at the Department of Psychology, UiO.

03 Nov 2017
03 Nov

We warmly invite you to this one-day conference for PhD students and postdoctoral scholars within the humanities.

08 Nov 2017
08 Nov to 09 Nov

The summit will highlight the Nordic paradox where equal access to employment and politics coexists with inequality for women in academia. This challenges the goal of excellence in Nordic research.

08 Nov 2017
08 Nov

International workshop at the Ruhr University Bochum.

10 Nov 2017
10 Nov to 11 Nov

GENDER AND WOMEN'S STUDIES '17 / II. International Interdisciplinary Conference on Gender and Women's Studies in Social Sciences and Art will be held at Nippon Meeting Halls in Istanbul.

17 Nov 2017
17 Nov

This interdisciplinary conference seeks to explore various accounts of South-Eastern and Eastern European researchers (and their Western peers) concerning topics connected to media studies, cultural studies, public space, and their intersection with gender and queer studies.

20 Nov 2017

Workshop on Feminism, Activism, Writing

20 Nov to 21 Nov
Copenhagen Business School

The workshop brings together issues of (feminist) activism and (scholarly) writing in order to discuss the future of feminism in academia.

22 Nov 2017
22 Nov

The PhD course is held in collaboration between the Doctoral School of Social Sciences, AAU and The Doctoral School of Social Sciences and Business.

23 Nov 2017
23 Nov to 24 Nov

The conference will raise questions as:
to what extent do religious communities mirror society with regard gender and welfare?

23 Nov 2017
23 Nov

The annual Finnish gender studies conference Genders through time will be organized at the University of Jyväskylä on 23rd- 25th of November 2017 in collaboration between the University of Jyväskylä and the Association for Gender Studies in Finland (SUNS).

30 Nov 2017

Queer Localities

30 Nov to 01 Dec

This conference celebrates recent work on LGBTQ histories beyond the metropole and draws it in comparative perspective.

11 Dec 2017
11 Dec to 12 Dec

This conference encourages discussion across disciplines, cultures and historical periods, with a particular focus on broadening emotions history beyond its hitherto largely Western context.

14 Dec 2017
14 Dec to 15 Dec

his conference aims to refine the theoretical understanding of social and cultural processes regarding the formation of ethnicities and ethnic diversity.

19 Feb 2018
19 Feb

A two-day workshop organised by ANSER - Academic Network for Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights Policy INSEP - International Network for Sexual Ethics and Politics.

20 Apr 2018
20 Apr

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.

05 May 2018
05 May to 06 Jun

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

04 Jun 2018
04 Jun

his 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

07 Jun to 09 Jun
University of Oulo

Konferensteman: Kris
Call for papers öppnas i augusti 2017

13 Aug 2018
13 Aug to 14 Aug

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.

05 Sep 2018

10th European Conference on Gender Equality in Higher Education and Research 2018

05 Sep to 07 Sep

Kymmenes eurooppalainen yliopistojen ja tutkimuksen tasa-arvokysymyksiin keskittyvä konferenssi järjestetään Baselissa, Sveitsissä, 5-7.syyskuuta 2018.

12 Sep 2018
12 Sep to 15 Sep

ATGENDER invites you to the 10th edition of the European Feminist Research Conference!

Latest vacancies

Find information about gender profiled jobs, internships, research positions etc, within and outside of the Nordic Region.
17. October 2017

The European Institute for Gender Equality(EIGE) announces traineeship opportunities lasting up to six months for graduates who are either nationals of an EU member state or an EFTA country or an IPA qualifying country. The traineeships are based at the Institute's premises in Vilnius, Lithuania.

20. October 2017

Ved Institutt for tverrfaglige kulturstudier, NTNU, er det ledig en 4- årig midlertidig stilling som postdoktor. Stillingen vil være del av forskningsprosjektet Integrering som levd liv: mellom politikk, diskurs og hverdagspraksis.

Call for papers

30. May 2017

We welcome proposals from various disciplines in the social sciences. They can analyse laws, programmes, statistical local or regional studies as well as those of one or more countries, case studies or multifaceted (policies and practices, for example) analyses in varied geographical spheres (Africa,Latin America, Middle East, Asia, Australasia).

24. October 2017

Abstracts/Full-Text October 24, 2017 - Notification of Acceptance/Rejection January 25, 2018 - Final Paper July 25, 2018.

26. October 2017

We are pleased to invite you to participate in the "II International Congress on Active Aging, Quality of Life and Gender", which we are organizing from the IEG and in the context of the ENCAGE-CM program.


Find information on gender profiled funding for projects, research and other types of funding - within and outside of the Nordic Region.
17. October 2017

Planeringsbidraget vänder sig till forskare som avser att delta i en forskningsansökan till EU:s forsknings- och innovationsprogram Horizon 2020 inom Fortes ansvarsområden. Bidraget söks löpande.

18. October 2017

This is an opportunity for students to write their MA thesis as an integral part of PRIO’s research activities. You are encouraged to take on paid part-time work for PRIO doing research assistance work or doing other related activities.

24. October 2017

20 millioner euro lyses ut til humanistisk orienterte forskningsprosjekter som involverer forskere fra minst fire land som deltar i denne HERA-utlysningen.