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10.03.2015
Paolo Moncagatta, the best paper written by a PhD student of the Department of Political and Social Sciences of Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Paolo Moncagatta has been awarded the prize to the best paper written by a PhD student of the Department of Political and Social Sciences of Universitat Pompeu Fabra in 2014. The winning paper, " Understanding support for democracy: what about democracy do citizens support?" is part of Paolo's doctoral thesis "Studies in support for democracy", which was directed by Prof. Willem E. Saris.

In the paper, Paolo applies multi-group structural equation modeling techniques with correction for measurement error to perform a comparative analysis of the meaning of democratic support in Spain and the United Kingdom. 


12.02.2015
2015 APA Book Award for Benet-Martinez & Hong´s "Oxford Handbook of Multicultural Identity"
​The  Oxford Handbook of Multicultural Identity, by professors Veronica Benet-Martinez and Ying-yi Hong, has been selected as the winner of APA* Division 52's (International Psychology) 2015 Global Psychology Book Award.

The selection committee received a significant number of proposed books and edited volumes whose authors, co-authors, and editors came from many different countries.  Each submission was evaluated by both committee members and outside expert referees.  It was agreed that among all those submitted, Benet-Martinez and Hong's book makes the most significant and fundamental contribution to psychology as a global discipline.

Book description:  http://ukcatalogue.oup.com/product/9780199796694.do

*The American Psychological Association includes also 7,000 members and affiliates from over 90 countries


21.01.2015
Research Forum UPF: Conference by Arie Kruglanski, University of Maryland
The Department of Political and Social Sciences at the UPF organizes a Research Forum with interesting presentations of international guest lecturers.

In this edition, UPF will host a conference by Arie Kruglanski (University of Maryland), on "The Psychology of Radicalization and Deradicalization".

This seminar that will take place on February 12th, at 15.00h, room 40.004 of the building Roger de Llúria, at UPF Campus Ciutadella (Carrer Ramon Trias Fragas, 25-27, Barcelona): Map
02.01.2015
Call for Postdoctoral Research Fellowships at RECSM

The Research and Expertise Centre for Survey Methodology (RECSM) at Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona is pleased to support a candidate's application for Beatriu de Pinós Programme of The Agency for Management of University and Research Grants (AGAUR). The fellowship will support PhD in social sciences with a strong methodological background interested in doing research in Survey Methodology and/or Public Opinion. [more info]

 


10.12.2014
Anuncio para 25 becas de doctorado financiadas por "la Caixa"

La Obra Social "la Caixa", ofrece  25 becas a ciudadanos españoles para realizar un doctorado en España.

El Research and Expertise Centre for Survey Methodology (RECSM) de la Universitat Pompeu Fabra (Barcelona) está dispuesto a apoyar una o más solicitudes de candidatos con perfiles excelentes que quieran realizar un doctorado en las áreas de actividad del centro.

El plazo para el envío de candidaturas es hasta el 12 de febrero de 2015
[ Más información]

 


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