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European-focused students and researchers should also be aware of the following resources:

Euraxessa networking tool for European and non-European researchers based in North America wishing to pursue a short or longer research stay in Europe. It provides information about research in Europe, European research policy, free job/fellowship publishing, opportunities for research funding, for international collaboration and for trans-national mobility.

Internships at the EU for non-EU nationals: Several European Union institutions offer internship opportunities for American and other non-EU students

European Commission | European Parliament | European Central Bank | European Economic and Social Committee | European Investment Bank 

Horizon 2020: Grant opportunities from the European Commission geared towards bringing scientists and researchers into the EU

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Call for Papers: “Transnational Contacts in the Socialist World” | Deadline January 7, 2015

Call for Papers

Transnational Contacts in the Socialist World

A Workshop at the Center for the Humanities, Tufts University

March 27, 2015

In 1961, Nikita Khrushchev hailed the development of a “world socialist system,” which he defined as “a social, economic, and political community of free, sovereign nations [. . .] united by common interests and goals, by the close ties of international socialist solidarity.” This day-long workshop [...]

“Destination Europe” SAN JOSE 12 Feb: Information/Invitation

We would like to inform you of the upcoming Destination Europe event which will take place on 12 February 2015 in San José, CA.
As always, the event will showcase research career and funding opportunities in Europe for researchers at all stages of their careers.   Since Destination Europe was launched in 2012, almost 1500 people have attended Destination Europe conferences and have been [...]

Call for Papers – EISA 2015

IAPSS Panel on “Cooperation, Conflict and Security”
At: the  9th Pan-European Conference on International Relations of the European International Studies Association (EISA) 22 – 26 September 2015, Catania, Italy
Description of the panel: conflicts and cooperation are two fundamental aspect of human and political behaviour. Political philosophy has repeatedly tried to focus on the importance of cooperation between two or more actors in order to achieve a greater [...]

IAPSS Winter School 2015 in Sakarya, Turkey

IAPSS Winter School 2015
“Turkey, the EU & the Middle East: Political Transformation & Challenges for Future Cooperation”

Organized by the International Association for Political Science Students (IAPSS)
& hosted by The Center for Middle Eastern Studies at Sakarya University
in Sakarya & Istanbul, Turkey

February 1st – February 7th, 2015
(Arrival Day: January 31st, Departure Day: February 8th)

Call for Applications: *January 15th, 2015*
(Please note that application is now available [...]

Call for Applications: Postdoctoral fellowships at the Research College “The Transformative Power of Europe”

Call for Applications 2015
Postdoctoral fellowships at the Research College “The Transformative Power of Europe”

Fellowships: 4 postdoctoral fellowships
Date/duration: 12 month fellowships starting October 2015
Deadline for Applications: 1 April 2015 (Successful candidates will be informed in early May 2015)

The Research College (Kolleg-Forschergruppe) “The Transfomative Power of Europe. The European Union and the Diffusion of Ideas”, directed by Profs. Tanja A. Börzel and Thomas Risse, advertises up [...]