ECSR is a non-profit, scientific, professional organization that promotes theoretically driven empirical research in Sociology.

Activities

The ECSR organizes yearly conferences and annual graduate schools. It offers visitor grants for graduate students and awards a yearly prize for the best PhD thesis among candidates from the ECSR member institutes. It provides funding to organize thematic conferences and network workshop.

Members

Currently, more than 90 leading European research institutes and university departments are members of the Consortium.

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The European Sociological Review (ESR) is the Consortium’s official journal.

news

  • The ECSR at policy roundtable of the European Parliament Research Service
    On 11 November 2019, the ECSR presented at the European Parliament Research Service the agenda “Promoting social mobility and equal opportunities: The challenge for Europe”. The event was a result of a fruitful collaboration between the ECSR, the EPRS and Population Europe. Income inequality within advanced OECD countries have been on a steady rise in … Read more
  • ECSR on Twitter
    The ECSR now has a Twitter account, @ECSR_Soc. With the Twitter account, we can easily disseminate announcements, job vacancies, etc. If your institution/department has its own Twitter account, it would be reasonable to follow @ECSR_Soc. Please also communicate this to your individual members, so they can receive updates from the ECSR directly. Your communication with … Read more
  • The ECSR supports the Central European University in Budapest
    On 20 April 2017, the ECSR sent letters of support for the academic freedom of the Central European University in Budapest to the Culture and Education Committee Chairman of the European Parliament, to the Vice President of the European Commission and to the European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Youth and Sport.

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