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LSE Latin America and Caribbean Centre-Canning House Research Officer, London UK

Applications are invited from outstanding researchers for a Research Officer post to support the LSE Latin America and Caribbean Centre-Canning House Forum, a programme of research on the future of Latin America and the Caribbean with a focus on relations between the region and the United Kingdom. The programme is organised as a series of […]

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PhD position in global urbanism, University of Lausanne, Switzerland

Introduction With close to 15,000 students and almost 4,000 academic staff, the University of Lausanne offers a welcoming place for the brightest minds around the world to engage in critical and innovative thought. Its scenic campus is situated right on the shore of Lake Geneva, in the heart of Europe, and is home to over […]

#EURegionsWeek UNIVERSITY: Territorialising EU Cohesion Policy to bring it closer to citizens

Chair: Leaza McSorley (University of Sunderland, United Kingdom) Speakers: John Bachtler (University of Strathclyde) Giancarlo Cotella (Politecnico di Torino, Italy) Marcin Dąbrowski (TU Delft, Netherlands) Sonia de Gregorio Hurtado (Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, Spain) The session, chaired by Leaza McSorley (University of Sunderland) and organised under the banner of the RSA Research Network on EU […]

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PhD: The ‘Engaged’ University as Public Anchors in Regional Innovation Eco-Systems, University of Bath, UK

Project Description The University of Bath is inviting applications for the following PhD project based in the School of Management under the supervision of Professor Phil Tomlinson (https://researchportal.bath.ac.uk/en/persons/phil-tomlinson) and Dr Felicia Fai (https://researchportal.bath.ac.uk/en/persons/felicia-fai). THE PROJECT: Universities have long engaged with society and government in a range of ways giving rise to the notion of the […]

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New working spaces, migration and regional regeneration, University of Bath, UK

Project Description The University of Bath is inviting applications for the following PhD project based in the School of Management under the supervision of Professor Phil Tomlinson (https://researchportal.bath.ac.uk/en/persons/phil-tomlinson) and Dr Mariachiara Barzotto. THE PROJECT: In an era characterised by disruptive technological changes, stagnant growth and precarious self-employment, working is becoming less dependent on distance, location […]

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Fiftieth anniversary

In 2015, the Association reached its fiftieth anniversary. The occasion was marked with a celebratory event at the House of Commons.

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Call for Presentations, BURENet 2nd Scientific Workshop, Brussels, 11 Dec 2019

Call for Presentations: BURENet 2nd Scientific Workshop Brussels, 11/Dec/2019, @ULB-Solvay The first BURENet workshop in 2018 has been the opportunity for several scholars in urban and regional economics to meet and discuss their scientific research in a friendly, informal environment. Given the success of the first workshop, we propose the second edition to continue this scientific […]

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Call for Papers: Statistical data integration (SDI), Statistics in Transition peer-reviewed journal

Statistics in Transition new series (ISSN 1234-7655, Poland) is an open access journal that seeks to establish an influential and effective platform for authors to share new ideas and to present research papers in these fields. Statistics in Transition new series has been upgraded on the Ministry of Science and Higher Education list- our journal has […]

International and Internal Migration: Challenges and Opportunities in Europe

16 January 2020

RSA 2019 Student and Early Career Conference Report

The RSA 2019 student and early career conference was held in the University of Lincoln, where we were welcomed by Dr Gary Bosworth and his colleagues from the School of Geography and the Lincoln International Business School. They shared some of their work, with a focus on designing and carrying out research for policy impact. […]

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New Metropolitan Perspectives International Symposium

The 4th edition of the International Symposium “New Metropolitan Perspectives” faces the challenge of local development’s innovation dynamics and its complexity putting humankind at the centre of the scientific debate, towards reclaiming that “man is the measure of all things”.   In partnership with Rhegion United Nations 2020-2030. Territories and cities, material and immaterial heritage, resilience and […]

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PhD: KESS 2 East Studentship on The State of the City Region: Developing a Data Visualisation Tool, Coventry University, UK

About This PhD Project Project Description Funding Notes How good is research at Cardiff University in Architecture, Built Environment and Planning Project Description The main aim of the project is to establish a data set and form of digital tools and visualisations to help the Economic Growth Partnership and the Cardiff Capital Region Cabinet to […]

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PhD: KESS 2 East studentship on Understanding sectoral strengths: developing the tools to analyse priority economic sectors and activity in the Cardiff Capital Region, Coventry University, UK

About This PhD Project Project Description Funding Notes How good is research at Cardiff University in Architecture, Built Environment and Planning Project Description The main aim of the project is to establish a robust methodology for identifying key economic sectors and consumption activity in the Cardiff Capital Region (CCR). This is intended to help the […]

Linda Wollersheim

Name of event: KOSMOS Conference – Navigating the Sustainability Transformation in the 21st Century, Humboldt University Berlin On the occasion of Alexander von Humboldt’s 250th birthday and in light of his famous Kosmos lectures, Humboldt University of Berlin staged the KOSMOS Conference ‘Navigating the Sustainability Transformation in the 21st Century’ in Berlin at the end […]

Mattia Casula

Name of event: 4th edition of the International Conference on Public Policy (ICPP4) The 4th edition of the International Conference of Public (ICPP4) was organized by the International Public Policy Association (IPPA), a leading international organization in the field of policy science.  It aims to promote the international diffusion of knowledge on public policy, disseminating […]

Student and Early Career Representative Board Member positions available January 2020

Two exciting opportunities have arisen for an enthusiastic PhD Student and an Early Career Researcher to join the Board of the Regional Studies Association. The RSA is an established global Association and a place on the Board will enable successful candidates to engage with colleagues, from students and early career researchers through to high profile […]

2020 RSA Annual Conference Special Sessions

As part of the 2020 RSA Annual Conference, we welcome proposals for Special Sessions. Special Sessions are a great way to bring together presenters to discuss and highlight a particular topic and to develop or further extend your network. Please submit your abstract (up to 250 words and text only) for one of the special […]

The RSA and RSA Europe at #EURegionsWeek 2019

The European Week of Regions and Cities – #EURegionsWeek is an annual four-day event during which cities and regions showcase their capacity to create growth and jobs, implement EU Cohesion Policy, and prove the importance of the local and regional level for good European governance. Over the years, the event has grown into the key event on […]

Smart specialisation, the mainstay of the EU innovation policy for the past decade, comes under sharp scrutiny in a new book.

Smart specialisation, the mainstay of the EU innovation policy for the past decade, comes under sharp scrutiny in a new book launched today, 26 September, at the EU Joint Research Centre, in Seville. Based on the idea that the state supports developing technologies and innovation by nurturing the capabilities and specialisms within regions, smart specialisation […]

2019 Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) Conference – Conference photos online

We had a great time at the CEE Conference in Lublin in the second week of September and a selection of conference photos can be found here. Olga Levytska, Dolishniy Institute of Regional Research of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine (Ukraine), was one of the conference bursary winners, awarded by the RSA Ambassador in […]

ERC Starting Grant “DESPO-Deindustrializing Societies and the Political Consequences“ awarded to RSA member Dr. Anne-Marie T. Jeannet

We are happy to share some exciting news with the RSA community. Dr. Anne-Marie T. Jeannet – RSA member and Research Fellow at the Dondena Center for Social Dynamics and Public Policy, Bocconi University, has been awarded an ERC Starting Grant. We are very proud to say that Anne-Marie used her RSA Early Career grant […]

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2019 RSA Russia Division Workshop Plenary Speaker

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ESRC funded PhD studentships in Communication, Media and Nation, Loughborough University, UK

The Centre for Research in Communication and Culture (CRCC) at Loughborough University (lboro.ac.uk/crcc) welcomes applicants for ESRC funded doctoral studentships in Communication and Media. The CRCC is a large, interdisciplinary research centre that has been at the forefront of research in the field internationally for twenty five years. The CRCC has a large, vibrant and […]

2019 RSA Winter Conference Special Sessions

As part of the 2019 RSA Winter Conference, we welcome proposals for Special Sessions. Special Sessions are a great way to bring together presenters to discuss and highlight a particular topic and to develop or further extend your network.

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