PhD & Postdoctoral Fellowships – Sustainable Development The United Nations University Institute of Advanced Studies (UNU-IAS) is now accepting applications for its three fellowship programmes: UNU-IAS PhD Fellowships, UNU-IAS Postdoctoral Fellowships, and JSPS-UNU Postdoctoral Fellowships.
Centre for European and North Atlantic Affairs (CENAA) together with its partner Armed Forces Academy of General M. R. Štefánik (AFA) in Liptovský Mikuláš, Slovakia, NATO PDD, Ministry of Defence, Ministry of European and Foreign Affairs of the Slovak Republic as well as the Embassy of United States of America is organizing the following educational event:
Summer School on Human Rights, Minorities and Diversity Management, 24 June – 5 July 2013, Bolzano/Bozen, Italy
Approximately 25 applicants will be selected. Eight scholarships are available, based on completed application and short essay.
In our problematic world, methodologies and reality illuminate and challenge each other. The Summer School will discuss the emerging concepts and visions that inform our research of the world after socialism.
In the summer of 2013, a summer course on the topic of “Islam and Revolution” will take place at the Department of Arabic Studies of Yerevan State University, taught by Dr. Matthew Melvin-Koushki from Oxford University, Dr. Mushegh Asatryan from The Institute of Ismaili Studies (UK), and Dr. Arayik Harutyunyan from the Yerevan State University.
Working intensively each summer with 12 graduate students interested in museum research, the institute introduces students to the scope of collections and their potential as data; provides training in appropriate methods to collect and analyze museum data; makes participants aware of a range of theoretical issues relating to collections; and positions students to apply their knowledge within their home university.
European University Viadrina (Frankfurt/Oder) invites applications for the summer university course Unfree Labour Revisited – Practices and Public Controversies from Ancient to Present Times (September 1 – 19, 2013). Students may gain up to 18 ECTS credits. Fellowships covering tuition fee, accommodation and travel costs are available for 25 foreign students.
2013 Summer School in Medieval Codicology and Palaeography held on 15-20 July 2013 as part of the CEU Summer University (SUN). The aim of the one-week course is to provide practical training in Latin and Greek palaeography at an intermediate level, combined with codicological and diplomatic lectures based on a new approach toward manuscript studies [...]
The course fosters new approaches to the study of regionalisms in Asia, Africa and the Americas. Building on, but seeking to go beyond the European experience the course examines the rise of regions after World War II and the resurgence of the idea in and from the 1980s.
All the costs of tuition, accommodation, on-site meals, activities and visits will be covered by the Cambridge Inter-faith Programme. Students will be asked to pay a deposit of £250 – refundable at the end of the Summer School – and will need to source their own funds to cover their travel to and from Cambridge.