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 Conference Papers or Journal Contributions

Announcements


Jobs and Positions

– Postdoc Position, Institute of Sociology, Göttingen University, Germany

For detailed information see www.uni-goettingen.de/en/629316.html?cid=100719 (scroll down for English).

Application in electronic form until 18 September 2020.

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– Full professor of Sociology, specialising in life courses and inequalities, University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands

For detailed information see www.academictransfer.com/nl/292976/full-professor-of-sociology/.

Deadline is 20 September 2020.

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– Two postdoctoral Prize Research Fellowships in Sociology, Nuffield College, Oxford, United Kingdom

Full particulars are available at www.nuffield.ox.ac.uk/the-college/jobs-and-vacancies/sociology-postdoctoral-prize-research-fellowships/.

Application deadline is 28 September 2020.

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– Research Group Leader position at the Cluster of Excellence "The Politics of Inequality", University of Konstanz, Constance, Germany

For detailed information see www.exc.uni-konstanz.de/en/inequality/about-us/jobs-and-grants/research-group-leader/.

Deadline for applications is 4 October 2020.

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– Early Stage Researcher (ESR) position on undeclared work and income, Research Institute for Work and Society (HIVA), Leuven, Belgium

For detailed information see www.kuleuven.be/personeel/jobsite/jobs/55849387.

Application via an online tool no later than 15 October 2020.

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– 3-year fully funded Postdoc position in ERC Project on Siblings’ Intergenerational Social Class Mobility, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

For detailed information see https://employment.ku.dk/faculty/?show=151973.

Application deadline is 30 October 2020.

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Call for Conference Papers or Journal Contributions

– 7th EU-Microdata User Conferences, 25-26 March 2021, Mannheim, Germany

Topics to be addressed include poverty and social exclusion, income inequality, low wage earners, gender earnings gap, migration and labour mobility, the effect of Corona on employment and unemployment, quality of work, innovativeness of enterprises, adult education, skills and qualification, and social aspects of health. Presentations focusing on methodological topics are also highly welcome. They may include e.g. questions of data quality, cross-national and inter-temporal comparability as well as the comparability of different EU surveys. All presentations must be comparative and include data from at least two countries.
See more at www.gesis.org/en/services/events/gesis-conferences/eu-user-conference-7/.

The deadline for submissions of abstracts is 15 October 2020.

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– Call for contributions: Research in Social Stratification and Mobility - Special issue on "Mechanisms of educational stratification"

Invited are papers that investigate into the processes that link educational stratification to the formation of social inequality.
For detailed information see www.journals.elsevier.com/research-in-social-stratification-and-mobility/call-for-papers/rssm-special-issue-mechanisms-of-educational-stratification.

Submission deadline is 31 October 2020.

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– Call for contributions: Social Sciences - Special issue on "Family, work and welfare: a gender lens on COVID-19"

See more at www.mdpi.com/journal/socsci/special_issues/family_work_and_welfare.

Deadline for manuscript submissions is 15 December 2020.

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– Call for contributions: Sociologia del lavoro - Special Issue on "Poverty, work and households: analytical perspective on the working poor and new indicators"

More information (in Italian and English) can be found here.

Deadline for paper submissions (in Italian or English) is 31 January 2021.

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Announcements

– Doctoral programme on Inequalities, Interventions and New Welfare State, University of Turku, Finland

For more information on how to apply please visit www.utu.fi/en/research/utugs/dpinvest/admission.

The electronic application form will open on 1st September 2020. Deadline is 18 September 2020.

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– Call for Question Modules for the National Educational Panel Study 2020

The National Educational Panel Study (NEPS) collects data on competence development and educational trajectories over the entire life course for more than ten years. For this purpose, the NEPS currently follows about 40,000 people from infants to adults throughout Germany every year. (For more information see www.neps-data.de.)

Starting with an open "Call for Modules" (CfM), the NEPS will now regularly open its survey program to external content. More information can be found at: www.neps-data.de/Portals/0/NEPS/NEPS_CfM2020_en.pdf

Deadline for the submission of a short outline of the project is 30 September 2020.

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Population: Young Author Prize 2021

The Population Young Author Prize is open for submissions from students enrolled in a PhD or Master’s program and from young researchers (who have defended their thesis in the last seven years). It will be awarded to the most outstanding original paper in the field of population studies.
For more information see www.journal-population.com/young-authors-prize/.

Deadline for submission is 5 November 2020.

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