On this site, you will see job announcements and miscellaneaous at irregular intervals as they were published before in the latest ECSR Newsletter.

Generally, the ECSR Newsletter is scheduled to be published around the 10th of a month.

Jobs and Positions

Call for Papers


Jobs and Positions

– Postdoctoral position in Migration and Collective Mobilisation, ENSAE ParisTech & CREST, France

More information at: https://mobiliseproject.com/.

Application deadline is 22 March 2019.


– PhD/Post-Doctoral Position at the WZB Berlin Social Science Center, Berlin, Germany

The call is available under: www.wzb.eu/de/node/62243.

The deadline to apply is 31 March 2019.


– 3-year Researcher position, WZB Berlin, Germany

For detailed information see www.wzb.eu/en/jobs/researcher-fmd.

The application deadline is 7 April 2019.


– Doctoral positions in Sociology, ICS (Universities of Groningen, Utrecht, Nijmegen, Amsterdam), the Netherlands

For detailed information see http://ics-graduateschool.nl/vacancies/.

Application deadline is 7 April 2019.


– University Professor of Social Stratification Research and Quantitative Methods, University of Vienna, Austria

For detailed information see https://personalwesen.univie.ac.at/en/jobs-recruiting/professorships/detail-page/news/social-stratification-research-and-quantitative-methods.

The application deadline is 15 April 2019.


– Two-year postdoctoral research associate, University of Bath, UK

For more particulars about the position and how to apply, go to: www.bath.ac.uk/jobs/Vacancy.aspx?ref=SJ6519.

The closing date is 15 April 2019. Only applications received via the online Bath job vacancy system can be considered.

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Call for Papers

– 6th SHARE User Conference, 19-20 September 2019, Budapest, Hungary

The Survey of Health, Ageing, and Retirement in Europe (SHARE) will hold its User Conference on "Understanding Ageing Societies". The joint conference aims at bringing SHARE users from multiple disciplines and countries together to discuss ongoing research projects. We invite papers using SHARE data on all research areas covered in SHARE, ranging from Health, to Work and etirement, Pensions, Income and Wealth, Health care, Family and Social Networks, to Survey Methodology.
Further information can be found on the http://www.share-project.org/home0/news/article/share-user-conference-2019-in-budapest-hungary.html.

Deadline for submission is 15 April 2019.


– Workshop "Causal Inference in the Social Sciences", 25-26 July 2019, University of Leipzig, Germany

Further information at: https://home.uni-leipzig.de/~causality/.

Deadline is 16 April 2019.


– Workshop "How to analyze large-scale network structures? The 'Boundary Specification Problem' revisited", 13-14 June 2019, Mannheim Centre for European Social Research, Mannheim, Germany

More at: https://bit.ly/2Vl8AKH.

Deadline for sending a one-page abstract is 23 April 2019.

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– 27th Annual workshop Transitions in Youth (TIY), "Problematic school-to-work transitions in Europe", 2-5 OCTOBER 2019, Maastricht, the Netherlands

Detailed information can be found on the Conference website: www.tiy2019.com.

Abstract submission deadline is 30 March 2019.


– EUROMOD-HHoT Summer School "Using EUROMOD for model family simulations", 22-24 May 2019, University of Antwerp, Belgium

The aim of this summer school is to provide academics, policy practitioners and other interested users with an introduction to the concepts, structure and functioning of HHoT and EUROMOD. The course will deal with the basics of tax-benefit micro-simulation and model family simulation. It will cover the logic and structure behind EUROMOD, working with EUROMOD’s user interface, input data, EUROMOD ‘language’ and using existing documentation. The use and functions of the HHoT are taught, additionally also basic EUROMOD functions form an important part of the course. By a variety of lectures, live demon­strations of the model and hands-on exercises, participants learn how to use the model how and refine their understanding of the HHoT.
Read more at www.inclusivegrowth.eu/summer-schools/call-17-euromod-hhot-summer-school-using-euromod-for-model-family-simulations.

Deadline for appplication is 31 March 2019.


– Summer Academy for MA students, 24-28 June 2019, European University Institute, Florence, Italy

See more at: https://blogs.eui.eu/sps-summer-academy/.

Deadline for applications is 31 March 2019.


– Call for applications: 30 Postdoctoral Fellows in the "College for Interdisciplinary Educational Research" (CIDER), WZB Berlin, Germany

CIDER is looking for 30 postdoctoral researchers in the field of education, with at least submitted PhD thesis and not more than 3 years after receiving the PhD. Applicants should have received their PhD in one of the following four disciplines: education, psychology, economics or sociology. Moreover, they should demonstrate their high interest in interdisciplinary cooperation on quantitative empirical research projects.
For more information, please contact the website: www.ciderweb.org/.

Deadline is 15 April 2019.


– Marie Jahoda Summer School 2019 on "Divorce and children: consequences - perspectives - progress", 16-20 September 2019, University of Vienna, Austria

For detailed information see: www.soz.univie.ac.at/marie-jahoda-summer-school-2019.

The application deadline is 30 April 2019.


– IRVAPP Advanced Spring School 2019 on "Advanced Methods for Impact Evaluation", 22- 24 May 2019, Venice, Italy

More information at https://irvapp.fbk.eu/it/trainings/detail/14969/irvapp-advanced-spring-school-2019-advanced-methods-for-impact-evaluation-2019/.

Online application and payment are due by 30 April 2019.


– PhD Fellowship in family demography, Masaryk University, Brnu, Czech Republic

See more at: https://soc.fss.muni.cz/media/3127194/phd-fellowship-in-family-demography.docx.

Application deadline is 30 April 2019.


– 6th Barcelona Summer School in Survey Methodology, 1 to 12 July 2019, Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona, Spain

The Barcelona Summer School in Survey Methodology is a two-week intensive program covering diverse topics on survey methodology and advanced statistical analysis of survey data.

Additional information may be found at https://www.upf.edu/web/survey/summer-school-2019.

Registration is open until 26 June 2019.


– 39th GESIS Methods Seminar, 8-26 July 2019, Cologne, Germany

This seminar is aimed at graduate students in the social sciences and humanities as well as related fields. Participants can choose from six courses, three in German, three in English. All courses are research-based and teach practically relevant skills. More information and registration here.

Registration deadline is 28 June 2019.


– Call for contributions, Social Sciences: Special issue on "Family and Work: Parental Leave and Careers"

This special issue aims to broaden and deepen the understanding of the relationship between taking parental leave and careers and occupations, for both mothers and fathers. Empirical contributions with a focus on such aspects as gender equality, the workplace perspective, couple interactions over leave, and career decisions are therefore welcomed, i.e. contributions from specific countries and contexts but also comparative analyses, and also those contributions, which take into account the variation across groups of parents (e.g., by socio-economic group, gender, ethnicity, disability, age).

For more information: www.mdpi.com/si/18566.

Deadline for manuscript submissions is 1 July 2019.


– Advanced one-year Master in Public Policy and Social Change, Collegio Carlo Alberto, Turin, Italy

Learn more at: www.carloalberto.org/education/maps/.

Application deadline for tuition waivers is 20 May 2019.
Final application deadline is 15 July 2019.

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