Call for Papers: The History of Labour in Yugoslav Late Socialism

Posted on March 12th, 2015 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 25 March 2015 Open to: scholars and researchers interested in the topic Venue: 1-3 October 2015, Pula, Croatia

Description

The Centre for Southeast European Studies, University of Graz is organising a series of panels centred on the theme of Labour and history from below in Yugoslav late socialism in the frame of the conference ‘Socialism: Construction and Deconstruction’, (the 2nd International Conference Socialism on the Bench, organised by the Centre for Cultural and Historical Research of Socialism, University of Pula on 1-3 October 2015.

The organizers are seeking contributions which explore labour from the perspectives of labour history and history form below in Yugoslav late socialism (approx. between 1965 and 1991). They are also welcoming comparative work (i.e. research treating... Read More »

Impact Hub Vienna is looking for a Communication Manager!

Posted on March 9th, 2015 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15, March 2015 Open to: candidates skilled in storytelling, PR, networking, communication, proficient in English and German Remuneration: min. EUR 1500,- bruto based on qualifications

Description

The Impact Hub Vienna community is made up of social businesses addressing challenges both locally and globally. Their members are entrepreneurs, social investors, freelancers, advocates, campaigners, creatives, artists, consultants, coaches and more. Members enjoy a global platform connecting them to 7000+ like-minded entrepreneurs, access to training and support, touchdown meeting and work spaces and a program of lectures, training workshops, community networking events and incubation programs. Now, Impact Hub Vienna is  looking for a passionate and skilled Communication Manager to help them boost, manage, and measure their external visibility and positioning. Candidates should enjoy being self-driven, creative and understand how to use data to... Read More »

Traineeships at the European Center for Modern Languages

Posted on March 6th, 2015 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 August, 2015 / 28 February, 2016 Open to: qualified candidates who are coming from ECML member states OR are currently studying in one of those countries Payment: subsistence allowance of approximately €720 per month

Description

The ECML is both an institution with political objectives and an educational facility running a programme of activities. The ECML has offered traineeships since 1997. The scheme has proved a highly successful means of developing further contacts between the Centre and its member states. Recruiting young professionals from all over Europe to join its team for a short period both reinforces the Centre’s role as a place of international cooperation and promotes an atmosphere of intercultural learning. For the trainees it often represents their first experience of an international organisation. The scheme... Read More »

The European Youth Award for Digital and Social Innovators

Posted on March 2nd, 2015 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 29 July, 2015 (deadline extended) Open to: Creative minds under 30, living in one of the member states of EU or the Council of Europe, who have produced an outstanding, innovative digital project with social value Prize: Be invited to the EYA Winners’ Event in Graz from November 18-21, 2015 (Travel and accommodation costs will be covered for the winners)

Description

The European Youth Award (EYA) is an annual competition for digital and social innovators under 30. This pan-European contest tracks and connects outstanding e-content developers, social entrepreneurs and start-ups  by selecting and promoting the best projects such as websites, mobile applications and online campaigns that are contributing to the achievement of the goals defined by the Council of Europe and Europe 2020.

Eligibility

People who fulfil the following criteria are... Read More »

Model European Union Simulation Conference in Zagreb

Posted on February 24th, 2015 in Archive2 Responses »

Deadline: 1 March 2015 Open to: young people with strong interest in EU affairs aged 18-30 from selected countries Venue: Zagreb, Croatia, 5-9  May, 2015

Description

Model European Union Zagreb (MEUZ) is a simulation of the decision-making process by the European Union institutions held on an annual basis in Zagreb, the capital of Croatia. It is designed as an interactive and innovative non-formal educational program applying a specific methodology common to all „Models“ (Model United Nations, Model International Criminal Court, Model European Union). MEUZ 2013 was the first MEU held in Croatia. It was the first simulation-based project organized by Croatian Education and Development Network for the Evolution of Communication (HERMES).

Eligibility Be between 18 and 30 years old; Possess upper-intermediate English proficiency; Have some relevant experience (however everybody is encouraged to apply!); Have... Read More »

Milena Jesenská Fellowships for Journalists

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Deadline: 28 March 2015 Open to: experienced European journalists / journalists from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, and Turkey Fellowship: a stipend of EUR 7,500, an office space, travel grant for project-related research trips

Description

The Milena Jesenská Fellowship Program, named after the Czech journalist, writer, and translator Milena Jesenská (1896-1944), offers European journalists time off from their professional duties in order to pursue in-depth research on a topic of their choice. The call is directed towards cultural journalists, with the term “cultural” being interpreted in a broad sense to encompass a wide variety of intellectual and artistic fields. However, applicants’ work may also deal with societal issues of European relevance and be related to one of IWM’s research fields.

During the next... Read More »

Traineeships at the European Centre for Modern Languages

Posted on January 27th, 2015 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 28 February 2015 Open to: graduates with good command of English or French and who have the nationality of one of the Council of Europe member states Remuneration: 720€ monthly allowance

Description

The main role of the European Centre for Modern Languages (ECML), which is a body of the Council of Europe, is to serve in general the implementation of language policies and the promotion of innovative approaches to the learning and teaching of modern languages.

The ECML offers traineeships, lasting in general 6 months (28 February deadline for the period July to December). The trainees would work alongside the Centre’s international team of eight full-time staff members in the historic city of Graz, Austria. According to their field of interest applicants can choose the main area in... Read More »

“Best of South East” Trainee/Internship Program

Posted on January 2nd, 2015 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 06 March 2015 Open to: students in law or economics from  Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Macedonia and Montenegro Benefits: EUR 420 per month, accommodation, language course, tuition waiver

Description

Based on the success of the programme since 2008 Steiermärkische Sparkasse Bank in cooperation with the University of Graz again announces the program “Best of South-East”, aiming at the advancement and further education program for talented and dedicated graduates und students in and from Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Montenegro and Macedonia.

The program’s aim is to provide the target groups mentioned above with international work experience as well as training and further education opportunities. Furthermore, a trainee program or internship makes it easier for students to enter professional life.

There are two program... Read More »

Wasser Cluster Lunz Postdoctoral Fellowship Program

Posted on December 17th, 2014 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 9 February 2015 Open to: international scientists and researchers Fellowship: salary and 10,000 euros for travel and living grant

Description

WasserCluster Lunz invites excellent young scientists to apply for the new international PostDoc Fellowship Program. The duration of the fellowship is two years. The PostDoc Fellowship Program supports high scientific quality and productivity with strong cooperation of the incoming PostDoc candidate with the working groups at WCL. Successful candidates need to link their research to core topics of at least two research areas established at WCL. WasserCluster Lunz performs research in aquatic ecology and biogeochemistry since 2006. WCL is committed to provide innovative research on structure and function of freshwater ecosystems, and to safeguard the sustainable use of their resources. Ranging from microbial ecology to biogeochemistry, from... Read More »

Fellowship at the Institute for Advanced Studies on Science, Technology and Society

Posted on December 5th, 2014 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 December 2014 Open to:  candidates who have completed university studies Fellowship: 940 euros per month

Description

The Institute for Advanced Studies on Science, Technology and Society, situated in Graz, Austria, is offering long-term fellowship to international research fellows who are not able to pay for their living expenses during their stay at the Institute. The fellowship provides its fellows the opportunity to perform work focusing on the relationship between technology and society. In this context, special attention is paid to the areas of technology policy, technology diffusion, technology assessment, the social shaping of technology, as well as technology-related analyses of gender and education issues. The Fellowship Programme is provided here.

Eligibility

The IAS-STS is directed towards young scientists as well as senior scholars wishing to conduct... Read More »