Extended Deadline for SOCDEV Conference!

Deadline extended to March 17th for submissions to 6th Annual Sociology of Development Conference in Detroit this October! There is still some space in the conference schedule for additional presentations, so we are extending the closing date for submissions until March 17, 2017. For more information, and to submit your paper or session proposals, contact Prof. Jeffrey Kentor: socdev2017@wayne.edu  Continue reading Extended Deadline for SOCDEV Conference!

CFP for SOCDEV Conference: February 28 Deadline!

Development Sociologists and Friends: The call for participation for our sixth annual section conference is below (and PDF is attached). Please submit your work!  Looking forward to seeing you in Detroit! Call for Participation ASA Sociology of Development Sixth Annual Conference Disparities in Development: Global, Regional and Local October 5-7, 2017 Wayne State University Detroit, MI Confirmed Keynote Speakers: Rina Agarwala, Arthur Alderson, Thomas Dietz, … Continue reading CFP for SOCDEV Conference: February 28 Deadline!

Berlin Summer School in Social Sciences

Linking Theory and Empirical Research Berlin, July 16 – 27, 2017 We are delighted to announce the 7th Berlin Summer School in Social Sciences. The summer school aims at supporting young researchers by strengthening their ability in linking theory and empirical research. The two-week program creates an excellent basis for the development of their current research designs. In the first week, we address the key … Continue reading Berlin Summer School in Social Sciences

CFP: Annual Section Conference Deadline, February 28

Development Sociologists and Friends: The call for participation for our sixth annual section conference is below (and PDF is attached). Please submit your work!  Looking forward to seeing you in Detroit! Call for Participation   ASA Sociology of Development Sixth Annual Conference   Disparities in Development: Global, Regional and Local   October 5-7, 2017 Wayne State University Detroit, MI Confirmed Keynote Speakers: Rina Agarwala, Arthur … Continue reading CFP: Annual Section Conference Deadline, February 28

CFP: Health and Society in South Asia

Health and Society in South Asia Conference April 10, 2017 University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA   The Penn Demography Club is pleased to announce a one-day “Health and Society in South Asia” Conference scheduled for April 10th, 2017 at the University of Pennsylvania. The conference is designed to connect graduate students, early career researchers, and more established scholars who conduct high-quality research on contemporary population … Continue reading CFP: Health and Society in South Asia

Qualitative Research Training Workshops

TRAINING WORKSHOPS ON QUALITATIVE RESEARCH at Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health. All workshops held twice per year in May and August. Registrations are now open for May 2017. Visit our website https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__tinyurl.com_rsph-2Dqr&d=DQIGaQ&c=AGbYxfJbXK67KfXyGqyv2Ejiz41FqQuZFk4A-1IxfAU&r=206SdPG1XaFFqa9Ex7s2bGNLIj-nZ4_zc5-cMwBnvMQ&m=8C5Let5Av0Zs0e5ONVjr01b3DehjusTLGQvIv69EBQs&s=U6E7UFznLVPVj7vqQvFiW48Rzfd5xhThnV-nhlkilVQ&e=  or contact kmuwwak@emory.edu or 404-7273152. Qualitative Research Methods, May 15-19, 2017. Registration Fee $750 (Students $650). This 4-day workshop covers theory and practice of qualitative data collection. It is suitable for … Continue reading Qualitative Research Training Workshops

CFP for Organized Session at SOC DEV Conference

Call for papers for a proposed panel on “Resolving Ethical Dilemmas in Research and Consulting” Jeffrey Jackson (University of Mississippi) and Cathy A. Rakowski (Ohio State University) are organizing a panel for the next Sociology of Development Conference to be held at Wayne State University in Detroit on October 5-7, 2017. The panel is a next stage of a discussion on ethical dilemmas and quandaries … Continue reading CFP for Organized Session at SOC DEV Conference

Call for Papers: 6th Annual Sociology of Development Conference

Call for Participation   ASA Sociology of Development Sixth Annual Conference   Disparities in Development: Global, Regional and Local   October 5-7, 2017 Wayne State University Detroit, MI Confirmed Keynote Speakers: Rina Agarwala, Arthur Alderson, Thomas Dietz, Saskia Sassen, Moshe Semyonov, and Howard Waitzkin The processes of development generate a broad range of disparities across populations, cities, economies and geographies at the global, regional and … Continue reading Call for Papers: 6th Annual Sociology of Development Conference

Job Posting: Arizona State University

DIRECTOR, SCHOOL OF SOCIAL AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES New College of Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences Arizona State University The School of Social and Behavioral Sciences (SBS) in the New College of Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences, at Arizona State University (ASU) invites application for School Director. This is an opportunity to take a leadership role in a rapidly growing, socially conscious, innovative liberal arts college embedded in … Continue reading Job Posting: Arizona State University