Post-Doctoral Fellowship in the ChangingEmployment Initial Training Network

The Department of Sociology and Work Science, University of Gothenburg is searching for an Experienced Researcher to be employed for 21 months to undertake a programme of research within Theme 3: Employee Wellbeing and Work Life Quality.

Flexibility in practice. The case of Romanian unions during the recent crisis

CPS Research Fellow Dragos Adascalitei has authored a blog entry for the ChangingEmployment Network about the recent changes on the Romanian Labor laws.

New video: Research on Night Workers

In this featured video CPS research fellow, Iulius-Cezar Macarie, talks about his doctoral research within the INTEGRIM Marie-Curie Network that focuses on Romanian and Turkish migrant workers in London's night economy.

In a new reality

CPS Research Fellow Andrew Cartwright delivers one of the keynote speeches of the 9th European Conference of the International Federation of Red Cross/Red Crescent Societies in Florence.

Think Tank Young Professional Development Program

The Think Tank Fund announces the Think Tank Young Professional Development Program for MA and PhD graduates who graduated with a PhD, LLM or MA degree in the social sciences and humanities from high - quality universities in the OECD countries in the past three years.

Depopulation of Rural Areas in Central and Eastern Europe: Causes and Consequences

A two day workshop will be organized at the Oxford Institute of Population Ageing (Oxford, UK) on 22nd and 23rd September 2014.

Making Sense of (Anti) Politics In and Out of Crisis in Turkey: A Critical Intervention

CPS Visiting Research Fellow Pinar Donmez has just published a paper on the site of Centre for Policy and Research on Turkey (Research Turkey).

European Experts versus Populist National Elites? Reinventing the European Project with Active Citizens

CPS Research Fellow Attila Bartha was invited speaker of the panel 'Equalities, Pluralism and the Value of Citizenship' in the conference 'The Quality of Democracy: 25 Years Later' organized by the CEU Center for EU Enlargement Studies on June 2, 2014.

Crises and Regional Governance Attempts: The Curious Case of Turkey in Critical Perspective

CPS Visiting Research Fellow Pinar Donmez contributed with a chapter to the new book 'Regionalizing Global Crises: The Financial Crisis and New Frontiers in Regional Governance' published by Palgrave Macmillan in May 2014.

Policy Labs being presented in Florence

This June, two Policy Labs get to present their research at the European Regional Conference of the International Federation of National Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) in Florence from June 3- 6, 2014.