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CfP: Political Discourse

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26 March 2015
Bringing together political scientists and critical linguists, this conference will explore and debate the diversity of methods used to analyse political discourse in order to foster new collaborative areas of research.

Policy Briefings on Britain & Europe

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9 December 2014
Together with other partners, the European Institute has published seven policy briefings on Britain & Europe. The briefings form part of our larger Britain & Europe project which is funded by the European Commission. 

Transnational Monarchy: Rethinking the Habsburg Empire, 1804-1918

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8 December 2014
Professor Axel Körner has been awarded a Major Research Fellowship from the Leverhulme Trust to work on his new project "Transnational Monarchy. Rethinking the Habsburg Empire, 1804-1918". 

CfP: PADEMIA workshop in Berlin

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9 January 2014
The call for Proposals for the next workshop hosted by PADEMIA is now out. The latest workshop, to be held in Berlin, has the theme "EU communication transformed" 

Opportunity: UCL Public Policy secondment

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UCL Public Policy has established a scheme of part-time secondments for UCL researchers to spend time in Government departments or other policy organizations for a period of 3–6 months.

Media Translation and Accessibility in the EU

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We are pleased to announce that this year long project, funded by the European Institute's Junior Research Forum (JRF), has launched a new website. 

Interview: From Enslavement to Empowerment

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12 October 2014
The Journal Malmoe has interviewed Dr. Nathaniel Coleman (UCL) and Jeanette Ehrmann on the occasion of a recent event with academics and activists on the International Day for Reparations Related to Colonialism. Part of a year-long research project funded by the European Institute, the interview focuses on building a bridge from enslavement to empowerment of African people.

New call for Junior Research Forum

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8 December 2014
We are pleased to announce a new call for proposals for funding. Via our Junior Research Forum we offer funding to UCL postgraduate students, PhD candidates and postdoctoral follows to pursue collaborative projects on Europe and the European Union.

PADEMIA workshop in Vienna: Call for Proposals

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15 December 2014
The call for Proposals for the next workshop hosted by PADEMIA is now out. The topic of the latest workshop to be held in Vienna, is ‘Rethinking Representation? The Changing Environment for Parliamentary Democracy’.

European Commission grant awarded

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6 August 2014
Our two-year programme comprising research, events and resources on "Debating Europe in the UK" has been selected for funding by the European Commission.

Research Grant awarded: Passionate Politics

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24 July 2014
The UCL European Institute, the UCL Centre for Transnational History and UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies have been awarded £10,000 seed funding for a new interdisciplinary research project on “Passionate Politics” from CHIRP.

UCL-IF humanities partnership: 2nd Call for Proposals 2014-15

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July 2014
UCL and the Institut Français du Royaume-Uni invite UCL-based academics to apply for funds to organise collaborative workshops for the 2014-2015 academic year involving participants from UCL and from research institutions in France.

CREDOC invites British Academy post-doc proposals

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10 July 2014
UCL’s Centre for Research on the Dynamics of Civilisation (CREDOC) welcomes expressions of interest from candidates for British Academy post-doctoral fellowships that concern ‘civilisational’ matters. Candidates whom CREDOC selects to sponsor and who are successful in obtaining a BA Fellowship will be hosted by the Centre and offered an additional research grant of £1,000 per year of their tenure at UCL to run research activities that relate to civilisation(s).

New Britain & Europe policy briefing:Tax

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8 July 2014
This policy briefing discusses key issues regarding the recovery of overpaid tax and the role of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU).

New dataset on the EU's codecision procedure launched

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18 June 2014
UCL SPP's Dr Christine Reh is part of a research team to launch the data, which strongly underline the relevance of informal decision-making in the European Union since 1999.

UCL Provost on UCL and Europe

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22 May 2014
This week's contribution by UCL's new Provost, Professor Michael Arthur, was focused exclusively on "UCL's mutually beneficial relationship with Europe". Read the full article here.

Working Paper: Shaping the Territory in Scotland, Catalonia, Flanders

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Working Paper 5 / April 2014

This paper brings together two strands of disciplines – geography and planning on the one hand, political science and public policy on the other – to analyse the current debates on the devolution and/or potential independence of Scotland, Catalonia and Flanders from a spatial planning, regional policy and territorial cohesion perspective.

CREDOC Call for Proposals

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The Centre for Research on the Dynamics of Civilisation (CREDOC) invites applications under its first Small Grants Scheme for UCL staff and junior researchers. Deadline: 30 May 2014.

Calls for Proposals Out Now!

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We are pleased to announce the next round of our small grant schemes - for projects by UCL faculty and UCL research students to take place in the Academic Year 2014-15.
Deadline: 06/06/2014.

UCL-Institut Français Call for Proposals

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Under a new 3-year agreement, UCL and the Institut Français now invite UCL-based academics to apply for funds to organise collaborative workshops for the 2014-2015 academic year, involving participants from UCL and from research institutions in France.

PADEMIA website launched

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PADEMIA is a Europe-wide network of 56 academic institutions from 31 countries - including the UCL European Institute - dedicated to studying parliamentary democracy in Europe.

Migration Research Unit Student Conference 2014 Child & Youth Migrants: Global And Interdisciplinary Perspectives

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The Migration Research Unit welcome applications from Master’s and PhD students from a variety of disciplines.

Calls for proposal international strategic collaboration Utrecht University

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In 2014 Utrecht University launched new calls for proposals to strengthen the strategic collaboration with a selected number of strategic international partner universities.

Call: Ideas for Horizon 2020 bids?

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The UCL European Institute offers to facilitate discussions that may lead to collaborative bids

The European Commission has recently published the first Work Programmes and Calls for Proposals under its new flagship Research and Innovation programme, Horizon 2020. It is the biggest such programme ever with nearly €80 billion of funding available over 7 years (2014 to 2020).

Publication: The Eurozone and the Democratic Deficit

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Publication: The Eurozone and the Democratic Deficit

With contributions by Richard Bellamy, Francis Cheneval, Pavlos Eleftheriadis, Ulrike Guérot, Kalypso Nicolaïdis, Philippe van Parijs and Andrew Walton.

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