PLATO's second PhD school will be staged in Vienna on 12-16 March 2018. Three days will be dedicated to research design, and two days to academic writing.
EUREX welcomes submission of abstracts for the workshop 'The role of expertise in policy-making – empirical scholarship and normative analysis'. The workshop will be held in Oslo 22-23 May 2018. Deadline for paper proposal: by Thursday 1 February 2018.
The first PhD school within the ARENA-coordinated PhD network PLATO is organised in Berlin. The event includes a three-day PhD course in legitimacy theory while two days are dedicated to Vitae's Effective Researcher programme.
Morten Egeberg and Åse Gornitzka offer a PhD course in ‘An Organizational Approach to Public Governance’ at the Department of Political Science in November 2017.
Application deadline: 14 September 2017
Johan P. Olsen holds the plenary lecture at the ECPR General Conference in Oslo on 7 September.
Jon Elster is a new honorary doctor at University of Oslo and will hold the open lecture On Anger in history.
Department seminar: In addition to his honory doctor lecture, Jon Elster will hold an autobiographical lecture on the topic Marx and emotions.
Professor Emeritus in Political Science and founding director of ARENA Johan P. Olsen will present his latest book Democratic Accountability, Political Order, and Change at ARENA on 9 June 2017.
TIK is organizing a workshop for researchers and students who are interested in analyzing micro-level innovation data and/or combining analysis of innovation data with other kinds of firm-level data.
This open workshop is an accompaniment to the seminar Self tracking - good for you?, held on March 23rd.
Morten Egeberg and Åse Gornitzka offer a PhD course in ‘Organisation Theory Approaches to the Study of Public Policy and Administration’ at the Department of Political Science in November 2016.
Application deadline: 1 October 2016
Can political psychological scholarship improve understanding and policies?
The final workshop of the PADEMIA project will be held in Brussels on 19-20 September 2016.
As the referendum on 23 June approaches, there is a real possibility that a majority of British voters will vote in favour of leaving the European Union. What are the implications of the momentous decision – for Britain and for Europe? These questions were among those discussed at a panel debate organised by ARENA in cooperation with British Politics Society.
Katrin Menke, PhD student from the University of Duisburg-Essen visits the department this month.
Associate Professor Emma Engdahl, Department of Sociology, University of Gothenburg
Professor Olli Pyyhtinen, School of Social Sciences and Humanities, University of Tampere
Professor Christian Borch, Department of Management, Philosophy and Politics, Copenhagen Business School
ARENA and CORE invite to a conference on the Europeanisation of gender equality policies. The event will address researchers, public administration, civil society and media.
What are the British alternatives to full EU membership? What can Britain learn from current non-members? Welcome to a panel discussion on Britain's future in Europe.
I anledning utgivelsen av Hva er EU godt for? av Erik Oddvar Eriksen og EU-kontrollen – jakten på det egentlige EU av Dag Yngland og Alf Ole Ask inviterer Cappelen Damm til lanseringsdebatt med statsråd Vidar Helgesen.
Lunch seminar with Berit Kristoffersen, University of Tromsø
This debate will gather parliamentarians from Norway, Denmark and Sweden to discuss today’s constitutional context and challenges. Do we take the current situation seriously enough?