Call for papers: Roma in transizione. Governo, strategie, metabolismi e quadri di vita di una città capitale

Date April 3-4, 2017 Room GSSI Main Lecture Hall Speaker many speakers Dal plurale al sistemico: nuovi approcci allo studio delle città Orientamenti emergenti nel campo vasto delle scienze sociali propongono oggi un… Continue reading

The bubble that turned into a tide: how London got hooked on gentrification

https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2016/sep/24/the-bubble-that-turned-into-a-tide-how-london-got-hooked-on-gentrification   Earlier this month the Financial Times ran an article, as every newspaper has done many times before, headlined “Has London’s property price bubble burst?” The report was well researched and judicious,… Continue reading

University Assistant (post doc) at the Department of Sociology

Deadline extended 11 oct The University of Vienna (15 faculties, 4 centres, about 188 fields of study, approx. 9.700 members of staff, more than 92.000 students) seeks to fill the position as soon… Continue reading

Seminari di dipartimento 20-9

Il dottorato di ricerca in Sociologia Applicata e Metodologia della Ricerca Sociale e il Dipartimento di Sociologia e Ricerca Sociale ospitano, il 20 settembre 2016, i seminari di due sociologi inglesi. Il mattino… Continue reading

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