Genius Loci Weimar 2016 Spatial Audio Competition

Posted on March 24th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 13 April 2016 Open to: all individuals, enthusiasts, students, amateurs and professionals (individuals and groups) Award: prize money of EUR 5,000 / presented during the Genius Loci Weimar Festival from 12 to 14 August 2016 in Germany


As part of its 2016 event, the Genius Loci Weimar Festival is hosting the Spatial Audio Competition for innovative design in the form of an acoustic audio production. Every summer since 2012, Weimar becomes a meeting point for digital avant-garde artists, culture enthusiasts and scientists. The Genius Loci Weimar festival for site-specific audio-visual art and interactive facade projections now ranks among the leading international events in this area. The key requirements for the Genius Loci Weimar competition:

An innovative design in the form of an acoustic audio production with... Read More »

Max Planck Institute & International Criminal Law Research Scholarships

Posted on March 21st, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 March 2016 Open to: international applicants with doctoral diploma  Scholarships: Doctoral scholarships EUR 1,365 per month/Post-doctoral scholarships EUR 2,100 per month/Research scholarships for foreign professors provide EUR 2,300 per month


Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law offers foreign researchers the possibility of obtaining a scholarship. Scholarships are typically granted for a period of between two and four months.  Of special interest to the Department of Criminal Law are research projects concerning comparative law, European criminal law, international criminal law, economic crime, terrorism, organized crime, and information law. Of interest to the Department of Criminology are topics covering criminal sanctions, dangerous offenders, empirical research on criminal procedure, organized crime, terrorism and domestic security, victimization, social change, changes in life circumstances, crime, and crime control.

Eligibility Foreign researchers; Preference is... Read More »

Sustainable Economy and Procurement Assistant Wanted

Posted on March 16th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 3 April 2016 Open to: candidates with a degree in a relevant subject such as public procurement, environmental sciences, international development, economics or other appropriate qualification Remuneration: EUR 1,473 gross per month


CLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability is an association of 1,200 local governments in 68 countries that are dedicated to sustainable development. It has 15 offices servicing its members while developing innovative projects and events and is an international not-for-profit association and network perceived as the international representative of cities for sustainability. The European Secretariat is based in Freiburg, Germany.

The European Secretariat of ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability seeks to fill an internship position within its Sustainable Economy and Procurement team.

Tasks and responsibilities:

Assist with the implementation of sustainable procurement projects... Read More »

Become Trainee for Free Software Foundation Europe in Berlin

Posted on March 11th, 2016 in Jobs & InternshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: on going applications Open to: applicants of all nationalities with solid basic knowledge of and considerable interest in Free Software Renumeration: 1289 EUR per month


FSFE is a charitable non-profit organisation dedicated to promoting Free Software, working to build freedom in digital society. FSFE operates in a lively environment of numerous volunteers from many countries and several full-time employees. The duration of traineeship is 6-12 months, full-time. Location: Berlin, Germany.

What the FSFE offer is:

A truly challenging and exciting time with a dynamic NGO working internationally; A close-up view of organisational and community processes; A chance to take the initiative and put your ideas into practice; The opportunity to meet and work with Free Software advocates across Europe.

What will... Read More »

Summer School at University of Tuebingen, Germany

Posted on March 4th, 2016 in Archive1 Response »

Deadline:  30 April 2016 Open to: PhD students and early career researchers from social and cultural anthropology, sociology, political science, and related fields of cultural studies and social sciences Venue: 4 – 8 July 2016 at University of Tuebingen, Germany


The Summer School will take place from 4 – 8 July 2016 at the University of Tuebingen, as a cooperation between the Collaborative Research Center (CRC) 923 “Threatened Order – Societies under Stress”, the Center for Gender and Diversity Research, and the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity (Göttingen). The aim of the Summer School is to learn about and discuss relevant topics and academic approaches through a dialogue between different agents from the field: academics, practitioners, and refugees.

Both those people categorized... Read More »

Apply for BIGSSS Summer School Program

Posted on March 1st, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 18 March 2016 Open to: PhD and advanced Master students from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Poland, and Ukraine Venue: 27 June-2 July 2016, Germany


Each year, the Bremen International Graduate School of Social Sciences (BIGSSS) organizes summer school programs with varying research focuses from one of BIGSSS’ thematic fields. The aim of the BIGSSS summer school program is to support young social scientists by opening a cross-border dialogue on theoretical questions and methodological approaches to current matters of social science research.

The next BIGSSS Summer School on “Intergroup conflict and its resolution-the case of Ukraine” will take place 27 June-2 July, 2016 on the campus of Jacobs University Bremen.

This year’s program is structured around two core elements:

Presentations by renowned lecturers (with discussion); Presentations and discussion of participants‘... Read More »

Learn German and Spend Your Summer in Bavaria!

Posted on February 23rd, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 4 April 2015 Open to: students and young scientists from Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia, Macedonia, Serbia, Slovenia and Ukraine with basic German knowledge Scholarship: course fees, accommodation and a food allowance


The Bavarian Academic Center for Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe (BAYHOST) is a cooperative institution of all Bavarian universities, universities of applied sciences and art academies. They provide information about research cooperation, coordinate academic relations with Eastern Europe and support academic exchanges between students and scientists.

The institution strives to promote and intensify cooperation in research and teaching with universities in Eastern Europe and to establish new contacts with potential partners. 

Before applying, review the schools listed at the website and name two summer courses in your application form that you will be able to... Read More »

Germany’s Largest Nature Film Festival is Looking for Green Ideas

Posted on February 12th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 March 2016 Open to: students and trainees of media design, visual communication, information design, agencies and freelance designers, Single-and group-works Prize: the winning poster will be awarded with EUR 1,200


GREEN SCREEN is the largest international nature film festival in Germany. For the first time a design competition for the poster of the 10th Nature Film Festival in 2016 has been called out for. The poster should express strongly the connection between nature and film and act as a motivator to participate in the event. All styles of expression (for example: photography, drawings, painting, typography) are permitted. The poster drafts can be submitted until 15 March 2016.


Eligable for this contest are the participants listed above also the participants should confirm:

To... Read More »

Let’s Make it Home: Seminar on Inclusion of IDPs/refugees

Posted on February 12th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 9 March 2016 Open to: youth and NGO representatives from Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Poland, Spain, Sweden, UK, Ukraine, Turkey working with IDPs and refugees in their communities Venue: 14-22 April 2016 in Sumy, Ukraine

About the seminar

Center for European Initiatives in cooperation with Active Ukrainians in Europe and Youth Peace Ambassadors Network will organize the seminar which will involve 36 youth and NGO representatives from 12 countries (Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Poland, Spain, Sweden, UK, Ukraine, Turkey working with IDPs and refugees in their communities). It will take place on 14-22 April 2016 in Sumy, Ukraine. It is aimed at empowering youth and NGO workers with tools and practices in working on inclusion and humanitarian support of IDPs and refugees.

Main objectives of... Read More »

Researcher Position at The Jena School for Microbial Communication

Posted on February 12th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 21 February 2016 Open to: candidates with Master’s degree or equivalent in Natural Sciences (e.g., Chemistry, Microbiology, Molceular Biology, Biochemistry) Fellowship: researcher position (TV-L E13, 65%) with guaranteed funding for one and a half year


The Graduate School of Excellence ‘JSMC’ invites researchers from all over the world for a doctoral research position. International applicants are invited for the position to conduct research on the project Chemical communication between bacteria in iron-rich lake aggregates. The Jena School for Microbial Communication (JSMC) is funded by the German Excellence Initiative. JSMC is an ambitious Graduate School with over 150 doctoral researchers who are educated in a structured, interdisciplinary training program based on top-level fundamental research.

The aim of this project is to... Read More »