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Inclusion and Exclusion in Europe: Migration, Work and Employment Perspectives

May 11, 2018

Olena Fedyuk, a CPS research affiliate, is one of the editors of the new book on migration and work perspectives published by the ECPR Press in April 2018.

Recent decades have seen the EU grappling with a major struggle between securitisation of its external borders and demand for exploitable and disposable cheap workforce in various sectors. In this process the EU has multiplied its borders by pushing them outwards and inwards.

MOOC: Dangerous Questions: Why Academic Freedom Matters

May 7, 2018

Academic freedom is a fundamental value in modern higher education and research. On this course, you'll find out how we can use academic freedom to ask critical questions and contribute to a democratic society. You'll explore the importance of free and open research, and how it relates to core higher education and societal values. You'll understand why academic freedom is crucial for maintaining the quality and relevance of research in higher education. You'll learn about some of the current threats to academic freedom, and how this relates to the academic community worldwide.

Call for volunteers: Ambedkar English Tutoring

May 4, 2018

The Central European University Human Rights Initiative (CEU HRSI) is looking for dedicated volunteers to participate in an English Tutoring program for students of the Ambedkar Secondary School at CEU. The dates of the last three sessions in AY 2017/18 are: April 20, May 11, and June 15.

CEU/HESP Faculty Development Fellowship 2018-19

Central European University invites applications for its Faculty Development Fellowship program for the Winter and Spring terms of the academic year 2018-19.

The Visiting Fellowship Program supports collaborations and linkages between CEU departments and research centers and individual scholars and academic centers at partner universities that stimulate research and curriculum innovation across a wide range of disciplines in the social sciences and humanities focusing on the following subjects and themes:

Stopping Rape - rereleased as open access ebook!

April 26, 2018

The book Stopping Rape: Towards a Comprehensive Policy, first published in 2015, has been relaunched today as an Open Access eBook and can be read for free here: www.oapen.org/record/648060