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News

26.05.2016
ERASMUS SCHOLARSHIP FOR THE SECOND YEAR 2016-17 U. KONSTANZ

The Department of Political and Social Sciences offers 1 mobility grant for the second year (2016-17) at Konstanz University. 

This scholarship is address to EMIG students currently enrolled in the first year of the European Master in Goverment at UPF.

You can look up the information about this scholarship here.

Deadline : 2 nd June 2016

More information: departament.cpis@upf.edu


20.05.2016
Call for a predoctoral fellowship

The Department of Political and Social Sciences and the Public Policy Center (The John Hopkins Universtiy) aims to support a candidate application for a predoctoral fellowship of the Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness (MINECO)

This fellowship forms part of the project called " Mapping the influence on the policy process in the European Union: Resources and capacities of the political actors in the European Union", directed by Javier Arregui (Jean Monet Chair on EU Governance)

The beneficiary has to apply for admission to a PhD program for the academic year 2016/2017. This fellowship has duration of four years.

Interested candidates must send to Javier Arregui (javier.arregui@upf.edu) before on 10 th June 2016, the following documentation:

  • CV
  • Motivation letter
  • Recommended letter (at least one)

You can see more details about this call in the following link.

04.05.2016
Research Forum - Department of Political and Social Sciences

Date: 12/05/2016

Title: Segregation and Social Mobility in the United States.

Time: 15:00h

Room: 40.004 - Roger de Llúria Building

Speaker: Douglas S. Massey, Princeton University.

Link to the summary and biography

07.04.2016
Research Forum - Department of Political and Social Sciences

Date: 14/04/2016

Title: "How policies shape gendered interdependencies in families".

Time: 15:00h

Room: 40.004. Edificio Roger de Llúria

Speaker: Pearl Dykstra, Erasmus University (Rotterdam)

Link to the summary and biography

09.03.2016
Research Forum - Department of Political and Social Sciences

Date: 17/03/2016

Title:  Aging, health and gender: is the "female-male survival paradox" really a paradox?

Time: 15:00h

Room: 40.004. Edificio Roger de Llúria

Speaker: Emmanuelle Cambois, INED (Paris)

Link to the summary and biography

07.03.2016
1st. Conference "Centre d'Estudis de Gènere UPF"

Organizer: Departament of Political and Social Sciences

Place: Sala de graus Albert Calsamiglia (Roger de Llúria)

Date: 09/03/2016

Time: 09:30h - 15:00h

Additional information: poster

24.02.2016
Critical debate "Two different ways to approach the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP)"

On April, 15 th, the Chair Jean Monnet on EU Governance by Prof. Javier Arregui Moreno and the JHU-UPF Public Policy Center are going to organize a debate between Gabriel Siles-Brügge (Lecturer in Politics at the University of Manchester, UK, and co-author of the "TTIP: The Truth about the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership") and Fernando Perreau de Pinnick (Head of Unit Intellectual Property and Public Procurement . DG Trade of the European Commission).

The event is going to be held in the auditorium of the Ciutadella Campus at Pompeu Fabra University, from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm.

23.02.2016
Call for Scholarships

The Department of Political and Social Sciences is currently offering  two scholarships for  the Master students. The students that is given this scholarship will have to carry out research tasks  in relation to the Jean Monnet Chair (Professor Javier Arregui) during the 3rd term.  The salary is 1.000€ (gross).

Deadline: the motivation letter must be sent from  24th February to 4th March 2016

Applications must be sent to javier.arregui@upf.edu

*If you have applied to the AGAUR scholarship (AAD2016-UPF01) recently it is not necessary to send again the motivation letter. Thank you.

15.02.2016
Elections to the University Senate

The rector, according to the resolution in 9th of February 2016, proceeded to hold the election of the representatives of the University Senate.

The detailed information can be found in the following link

18.01.2016
Elections to the Department's Council

Today 18th January 2016, we are calling elections to renew the Council of the Department of Political and Socials Sciences. All the information about these elections can be found on the department's notice board (next to our office - room 20.117). 

Please find attached a copy of the resolution of the Head of the Department with all the terms and conditions of the electoral process. (Link to the resolution's document)

If you are interested in presenting your candidacy, you can do so by filling out an application form at the Department's Office between 22nd and 28th January 2016.

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