Expand the frontiers of urban sustainability

Only by expanding the spatial and social dimensions of urban policymaking can it be made truly sustainable and equitable. A very good paper on (real) urban sustainability: http://www.nature.com/news/expand-the-frontiers-of-urban-sustainability-1.20459    

Bando per l’assegnazione di 100 borse di studio in servizi a studenti con protezione internazionale

Da oggi fino all’11 settembre p.v. è online il bando per l’assegnazione di 100 borse di studio in servizi a studenti con protezione internazionale, per l’accesso a corsi di laurea, laurea magistrale e… Continue reading

University of Hull, UK offers two PhD studenships with Bianchini

Two fully-funded PhD studentships on offer at Hull that will address the city’s year as UK City of Culture, 2017. The students will be supervised by Franco Bianchini, who directs the new Institute… Continue reading

10 PhD positions in “Urban Studies and Regional Science” are now available at the Gran Sasso Science Institute (l’Aquila, Italy).

  10 PhD positions in “Urban Studies and Regional Science” are now available at the Gran Sasso Science Institute (l’Aquila, Italy). The methodological perspective in research and teaching is trans-disciplinary. Approaches, methods and… Continue reading

Two Assistant professors of Sociology Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences – Department of Sociology

Publication date 10 July 2016 Level of education PhD Salary indication €3,400 to €5,288 gross per month Closing date 23 August 2016 Hours 38 hours per week Vacancy number 16-358 The Department of Sociology is… Continue reading

The Urban Age “Shaping Cities” conference,Teatro Alle Tese, Arsenale, Venice, July 14-15 2016

The Urban Age “Shaping Cities” conference (July 14-15) is jointly organised by LSE Cities at the London School of Economics and Political Science and Deutsche Bank’s Alfred Herrhausen Gesellschaft. It will be integrated with the 15th International Architecture Exhibition… Continue reading

Call for papers, workshop “Land, an interdisciplinary object of study between rupture and continuity”, 25-26 November 2016, Grenoble, France.

During the last few decades the spectacular growth of global demand for natural resources has considerably increased the pressure on land access and management across the world. From mobilisations against fracking in the… Continue reading

Bando di selezione per il conferimento di una Borsa di Studio nell’ambito dell’iniziativa “Jobless Society Platform” Spazi, lavoro e cultura nell’era della disintermediazione e della collaborazione

  1. Finalità La Fondazione Giangiacomo Feltrinelli e l’Associazione culturale cheFare nell’ambito dell’iniziativa“Jobless Society Platform” promuovono il presente bando per una borsa di studio dal titolo:”Spazi, lavoro e cultura nell’era della disintermediazione e… Continue reading

Crisis and resilience in a finance-led city.Effects of the global financial crisis in Leeds

May, 31st 2016 – h 09:30 AULA PAGANI Università di Milano -Bicocca – U7 3rd floor – Via Bicocca degli Arcimboldi 8 – MILANO   Oosterlynck Stijn Oosterlynck (Universiteit Antwerpen)   Introduction by… Continue reading

Job announcement: 2 Year Teaching Fellow in Urban & Regional Planning, University College Dublin

The School of Architecture, Planning and Environmental Policy at University College Dublin seeks to appoint a temporary teaching fellow in Urban & Regional Planning. The appointee will be expected to undertake undergraduate and… Continue reading