Monthly Archives: January 2020

Seminar on Post-Development

Global Studies Research Seminar 2020

The making and unmaking of development: de- and reconstructions – May, 18-20

The Ghent Centre for Global Studies, together with the Governance in Conflict Network, invites participants for a spring seminar series on post-development, with reading groups (in February, March and April) and a 2,5 day seminar in May, with workshops and debates with keynote lecturers Jason Hickel (LSE), Lata Narayanaswamy (Leeds University) and Pavel Lopez (Università di Milano ‘Bicocca’). You can find the full program and registration information, here.

Call for applications – Erasmus Mundus Master Global Studies (EMGS)

The 2020 application round for the two-year Master program in Global Studies (EMGS) and the Erasmus Mundus grant is now open and we would like to encourage all suitable candidates to apply. 

EMGS combines approaches from Global History, International Studies, as well as Cultural Studies, Area Studies, Social Sciences and other disciplines. It is an interdisciplinary, research-based programme offered by a Consortium of six European universities: Ghent University (Belgium), Leipzig University (Germany), the London School of Economics and Political Science (UK), Roskilde University (Denmark), the University of Vienna (Austria) and the University of Wroclaw (Poland), in partnership with nine leading non-European universities in the field of Global Studies: Addis Ababa University (Ethiopia), Dalhousie University (Canada), Fudan University (China), Jawaharlal Nehru University (India), Macquarie University (Australia), Otago University (New Zealand),  University of California at Santa Barbara (USA), University of Stellenbosch (South Africa), University of Yaoundé I (Cameroon). 

The deadline for applications is February 15, 2020 for all applicants who want to be taken into consideration for the Erasmus Mundus scholarship and for admission to the programme, which starts in fall 2020. 

Further information on the programme is to be found under: www.globalstudies-masters.info as well as under: https://www.facebook.com/europeanmasterglobalstudies/ The direct link to the application website is: http://gesi.sozphil.uni-leipzig.de/joint-projects/emgs/application/  Please do not hesitate to contact Mrs. Konstanze Klemm for any question related to the application process: em@uni-leipzig.de