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Research Grant awarded: Passionate Politics
Publication date: 24 July 2014
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.
New Britain & Europe policy briefing:Tax
Publication date: 8 July 2014
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
Publication date: 19 June 2014
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
Publication date: 22 May 2014
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
Publication date: 30 April 2014
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
Publication date: 28 April 2014
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!
Publication date: 11 April 2014
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.
UCL-Institut Français Call for Proposals
Publication date: 1 April 2014
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
Publication date: 4 March 2014
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
Publication date: 27 February 2014
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
Publication date: 20 February 2014
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?
Publication date: 17 February 2014
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
Publication date: 17 February 2014
BL Anglo-German Blog: Call for UCL guest bloggers
Publication date: 6 February 2014
Discover the British Library's extensive collections from continental Europe and contribute your news and views on European culture and affairs as a guest contributor.
Call for Papers: Erasmus Network on Parliamentary Democracy in Europe
Publication date: 27 January 2014
The UCL European Institute is part of a new Erasmus academic network on Parliamentary Democracy in Europe (PADEMIA). The network will hold its first annual conference in Brussels on 12 and 13 June 2014.
Asymmetrical Encounters: E-Humanity Approaches to Reference Cultures in Europe, 1815–1992'
Publication date: 22 January 2014
How did the large and cultural powerful countries Britain, France, and Germany influence public debates in smaller countries like the Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg?
President Spielmann of the European Court of Human Rights appointed Honorary Professor at UCL
Publication date: 20 January 2014
Workshop: Lost worlds of East European Jewry: images and narratives
Publication date: 16 January 2014
Associated with the joint lecture Lost worlds of East European Jewry: images and narratives, we have a very limited number of places still available for a PhD workshop with students and staff from UCL and the Sorbonne on 23 January 2014.
Britain & Europe resource area
Publication date: 3 December 2013
The relationship between Britain and Europe is a
highly contested issue
that dominates political and academic debates. As part of a year-long
Europe' seminar series at UCL, which examines the relationship between
Kingdom and both the EU and the Council of Europe, we are collating up
to date information on a range of important policy issues.
Jean Monnet grant finalised
Publication date: 1 November 2013
CfP: Colloquium UCL-Institut Français
Publication date: 17 October 2013
The Institut Français in London and University College London are launching a new 3-year cooperation in order to strengthen research links between UCL and colleagues from French universities.
Call for Proposals Out Now
Publication date: 26 September 2013
We are pleased to announce this year's grant schemes for UCL faculty and research students. Deadline: 18/10/2013.
New EI Director in post
Publication date: 20 September 2013
The UCL European Institute is pleased to announce Mary Fulbrook, FBA, Professor of German History at UCL and currently Dean of Social and Historical Sciences, as new Director.
UCL signs agreement with Institut Français
Publication date: 5 August 2013
The European Institute curates the launch season 2013-14 of the new collaborative scheme, under the title In Place(s) of Memory.
What is the meaning of the ‘vampire graves’ unearthed in Poland?
Publication date: 22 July 2013
Dr Tim Beasley-Murray (UCL School of Slavonic and Eastern European Studies) says the root of the vampire legend goes right back to ancient Egypt and Greece.