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Queen’s award for former RSA Chair

Professor Mark Hart, Aston Business School, UK and former RSA Chair (Feb 1994 - November 1997) has been awarded a Queen's Award for Enterprise Promotion in today's birthday honours. Professor Andrew Beer, Chair of the RSA and Sally Hardy congratulates Professor Mark Hart for his accomplishment.

OPEN DAYS 2014 University Master Class on EU Cohesion Policy announced

The RSA is proud to announce the OPEN DAYS 2014 University Master Class (ODU-MC) on EU Cohesion Policy will take place next October (6th to 8th) in Brussels. Discover the objective, the organisation, the programme and the procedure to be part of this exciting event. 

The RSA supports the Lecture Series “The Evolution of Planning Thought”

The RSA will support the Lecture Series "The Evolution of Planning Thought" next 19th, 21st and 23th May at the Vienna University of Technology.

Regions and Cities Book Series – Change in Editorial Team

The Regional Studies Association is delighted to announce the appointment of Susan Christopherson as the new managing editor of the Regions and Cities Book Series. Susan takes over this role in April 2014 from Gillian Bristow who is now working as the Deputy Editor of Regional Studies. Susan joins the team of editors which includes Ron Martin, Gernot Grabher, Maryann Feldman and Martin Perry.

RSA Early Career Conference 2014 announced

RSA Early Career Conference will take place at ICOSS, University of Sheffield, Sheffield (UK) next 30th October, 2014 - 31st October, 2014.

Join us in Tampa at the AAG Annual Meeting

The RSA will hold eight special sessions and two annual lectures at the AAG Annual Meeting, April 8 to April 12, 2014, Tampa, USA.

The RSA Blog welcomes new contributions

We are currently looking for people working in academia, research and policy to contribute to the RSA Blog.

Call for Papers for Territory, Politics, Governance

The editors of Territory, Politics, Governance are currently seeking submissions of paper proposals or Special issue proposals for their next release: "New Geographies of Development".

Regions and Cities Book Series: Call for Book Proposals

The Regions and Cities Book Series brings together incisive and critically engaged international and interdisciplinary research on this resurgence of regions and cities, and should be of interest to geographers, economists, sociologists, political scientists and cultural scholars, as well as to policy-makers involved in regional and urban development.

Vacant position: Chair RSA North West Branch

The RSA has currently a vacancy for the Chair North West Branch.

UK Sub-National Branches play a proactive role especially with regard to highlighting regional issues of particular relevance in their geographic area of reference. The Chair will be the contact point and promoter of RSA activities in the North West of England and organise seminars or other means of building interest and engagement with the RSA.

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