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Two Assistant Professor Positions (Ecuador, Colombia), International Institute of Social Studies (ISS), The Hague, Netherlands

Macroeconomics of Development Environment, Natural Resource Use and Management (Ecuador, Colombia) Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) is a research university with a strong international orientation and a pronounced social focus, both in its education and research activities. Erasmus University Rotterdam is organized in eight faculties or institutes focussing on Economics, Medicine and […]

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Postdoc: Geography of science fiction in China, University of Fribourg, Switzerland

1-year Postdoc position (60%) on geography of science fiction from China at the Department of Geosciences, Geography Unit, University of Fribourg, Switzerland This postdoctoral position is part of a research grant titled “Science, fiction and power: rethinking planetarity through post-Earth science fiction from China”. In collaboration with the PI, the postdoctoral researcher will analyse selected […]

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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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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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Huiwen Gong

Huiwen is a PhD student with a  focus on opening concepts in Economic Geography to perspectives from the Global South and Asia.  Huiwen will provide a significant voice representing the views of emerging scholars on the Committee and it is hoped her active involvement will provide a distinct and valuable perspective.

Michaela Trippl

Michaela Trippl is Full Professor of Economic Geography at the Department of Geography and Regional Research at the University of Vienna, Austria. The main focus of her research is on regional innovation dynamics, regional industrial development and structural change and innovation policies. She has widely published in leading international journals such as Economic Geography, Regional […]

Elisa Roller

Elisa Roller is Head of Unit for Structural Policy and Economic Analysis in the Director-General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries in the European Commission.  Before that, she was Deputy Head of Unit for Conception, Forward Studies and Impact Assessment in the Directorate-General for Regional Policy and Policy Coordinator in the Lisbon Task Force of the […]

Wolfgang Petzold

Wolfgang Petzold is head of unit in the communication department of the Committee of the Regions, the EU’s assembly of regional and local representatives in Brussels. Before, he worked for ten years for the European Commission’s Regional Policy and Employment and Social Affairs Directorate-Generals. Being a sociologist, Wolfgang graduated from the University of Bremen in […]

Britta Klagge

Britta Klagge is full Professor of Geography at the University of Bonn, Germany. Her research focuses on economic and urban geography with a special interest in energy issues, finance and governance. A Master of Science in Geography at the the University of Wisconsin-Madison, she received her Ph.D. from the University of Vienna in 1997 and […]

Lummina (Ina) Horlings

Prof. dr. L.G. (Ina) Horlings (1962) studied land- and watermanagement and human (environmental) geography. She obtained a PhD in Policy Science, and currently holds a chair in Socio-Spatial Planning at the Faculty of Spatial Sciences of the University of Groningen in the Netherlands. Her research work broadly deals with ‘the human factor’ in spatial planning. […]

Lewis Dijkstra

Lewis Dijkstra is the deputy head of the Policy Development and Economic Analysis Unit of the Directorate-General for Regional and Urban Policy in the European Commission. He is the editor the Cohesion Reports, which analyse economic, social and environmental issues in EU regions and cities. His latest work and publications cover topics such as regional […]

Camilla Chlebna

Camilla Chlebna is a postdoctoral researcher in the REENEA project on regional energy transitions at the Faculty for Sociology at University of Oldenburg in Germany. Her research is focused on sustainability transitions and the role of actors and agency in regional transition processes. She did her PhD at Oxford Brookes University on the subject of […]

Verena Radinger-Peer

Verena Radinger-Peer

Verena trained as spatial and regional planner with a PhD in the field of regional planning and regional economics, investigating the impact of a decentralized location pattern of universities on the development of their (rural) location region.  She has been the Chair of the AESOP Young Academics Network and served on the AESOP executive committee. […]

17th European Week of Regions and Cities

6 October 2019

17th European Week of Regions and Cities

7 October 2019
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2018 European Week of Regions and Cities

7 October 2018
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Displacement, Transnational Mobility and Religious Realities

26 June 2018
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2018 RSA Annual Conference Special Sessions

3 June 2018
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A World of Flows: Labour Mobility, Capital and Knowledge in an Age of Global Reversal and Regional Revival

3 June 2018
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Industry 4.0 - Implications for an EU industrial policy

25 January 2018
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Fifth FINGEO Global Seminar - European Spaces of Financialization

28 May 2018

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