2024

Call for proposals: Special Issues of Socio-Economic Review Socio-Economic Review (SER) aims to encourage work on the relationship between society, economy, institutions and markets, moral commitments and the rational pursuit of self-interest.  Impact Factor 3.7 5-year Impact Factor 4.4 Call for proposals:  Special Issue of Socio-Economic Review Deadline:  September 15, 2024 Socio-Economic Review (SER) is pleased to invite proposals for either of the […] Call for Applications – Workshop on Advancing the Understanding of Everyday Financial Risk through Intersectionality Call for Applications – Workshop on Advancing the Understanding of Everyday Financial Risk through Intersectionality 7th – 8th November 2024, Goldsmiths University of London This interdisciplinary workshop will bring together scholars from diverse disciplines who research different experiences of financial risk in everyday life, including (but not limited to) across the axes of gender, race […] XV CONFERENCE OF SOCIAL STUDIES OF THE ECONOMY: The State and the market – Tensions between antagonism and complementarity in a world in crisis Universidad Nacional de San Martín Escuela Interdisciplinaria de Altos Estudios Sociales Centro de Estudios Sociales de la Economía XV CONFERENCE OF SOCIAL STUDIES OF THE ECONOMY The State and the market Tensions between antagonism and complementarity in a world in crisis 4-8 November, 2024. Escuela IDAES/UNSAM, Buenos Aires www.jornadascese.com The Social Studies of the Economy […] Industrial Relations, Political Parties, and Political Systems | Call for Papers for Special Issue – ILR Review   Industrial Relations, Political Parties, and Political Systems Call for Papers for Special Issue ILR Review Guest Editors: – Chiara Benassi, University of Bologna, Italy (chiara.benassi13@unibo.it) – J. Ryan Lamare, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA (rlamare@illinois.edu) – Arianna Tassinari, University of Bologna, Italy (arianna.tassinari4@unibo.it) – Chris F. Wright, University of Sydney, Australia (chris.f.wright@sydney.edu.au) Overview: […] Call for Papers: International Workshop and Summer School on the Political Economy of Green-Digital Transition     Call for Papers: International Workshop and Summer School on the Political Economy of Green-Digital Transition What is it about The International Workshop & Summer School on the Political Economy of Green-Digital Transition is an interdisciplinary event that seeks to unravel the complex relationship between environmental sustainability, digital innovations, and economic restructuring. We aim to […] Call for Papers for a special issue on “Polycrisis”     Call for Papers: Special Issue on Polycrisis We are excited to announce a call for papers for a forthcoming special issue titled “Polycrisis,” to be edited by Charles Dannreuther, Annina Kaltenbrunner, and Oliver Kessler. This issue seeks to delve into the complex and multifaceted challenges posed by the contemporary global political economy, characterized […] Call for Papers: Inaugural UK Modern Monetary Theory Conference – The University of Leeds   The University of Leeds July 15-17, 2024 FINAL CALL FOR PAPERS – DEADLINE EXTENDED (New Submissions Deadline: Thursday, March 28, 2024)   We have extended the deadline for the submission of abstracts until the 28th of March, 2024. Please find all the relevant information regarding submission in our Call for Papers below. We are thrilled to announce […]

2023

Call for Papers for a special issue in Employee Relations on the topic of Managing the Twin Transformation: Driving Sustainability and Digitalisation in Organisations     Call for Papers for a special issue in Employee Relations on the topic of Managing the Twin Transformation: Driving Sustainability and Digitalisation in Organisations   Guest Editors: Caroline Ruiner, Marion Büttgen, Ellen Weber, Siegmar Otto, Ronny Ehlen   Organisations are undergoing a transformation driven by two intertwined developments, digitalisation and sustainability, that is […] CFP: Failure Regimes, 6-7 May 2024, Warsaw CfP: Failure Regimes: Economization, Creolization and Moralization of Failing, 6-7 May 2024, Warsaw Venue: University of Warsaw Organizers: Failure Lab (University of Warsaw) & Economic Sociology Section (Polish Sociological Association)   Critical failure studies have made a major breakthrough when it comes to the theoretical framing and methodological imaginary of failure. This entails first and foremost switching from […] Call for Papers: Political Economy of Finance Summer School   Monday, June 17 –Friday, June 21, 2024 The summer school will connect promising young researchers with some of the leading scholars of finance. Those interested in attending should apply via the following link (Deadline: February 1, 2024) CLICK TO APPLY Dates 17-21 June 2024 Organizers Benjamin Braun (MPIfG) and Mark Blyth (Brown University) Location Watson Institute […] Call for Papers: NoPSA Congress in Bergen , 25 28 June 2024     The call for papers for the NoPSA conference in Bergen is now open. The deadline for submitting paper proposals is 15 December 2023. We kindly ask you to send your abstract and title to the chairs of the workshop. Information about the workshops can be found in the link below.  You apply to […] 2024 Alice Amsden Book Award – Call for nominations   2024 Alice Amsden Book Award Call for nominations The Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics (SASE) invites nominations for its 2024 Alice Amsden Book Award for an outstanding scholarly book that breaks new ground in the study of socio-economics. Eligible books must have a 2022 or 2023 first edition publication date and cannot be […] Call for Papers- Revista de Economia Contemporânea – REC (Journal of Contemporary Economics) Revista de Economia Contemporânea – REC (Journal of Contemporary Economics, https://www.scielo.br/j/rec) is a fully open-access journal edited by the Institute of Economics at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. REC welcomes original research-based academic papers that address topics of domestic, regional, or international interest and give a theoretical, methodological, or empirical contribution to […] Prof. María Ángeles Durán Heras Joins SASE as Honorary Member We are thrilled to announce that Prof. María Ángeles Durán Heras has been elected as an honorary member of the Society for the Advance of Socioeconomics (SASE). SASE President Santos Ruesga nominated her in recognition of Dr. Durán Heras’s remarkable contributions to the field of sociology. Prof. María Ángeles Durán Heras was the first woman in Spain to obtain […] Announcement of the 2023 David Marsden Best Paper Prize Recipient The David Marsden Best Paper Prize was created in commemoration of Professor David Marsden, who founded and coordinated Network G.  The $500 prize is funded by the Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics. The prize jury (Ginny Doellgast, Alice Lam, and Jill Rubery) looked for papers that address substantive questions and issues related to Network G: […] Portuguese Translation of The Moral Dimension by Amitai Etzioni We are delighted to announce the publication of the Portuguese translation of Amitai Etzioni’s renowned book, The Moral Dimension: Toward a New Economics. This publication marks a significant milestone in making Etzioni’s influential work accessible to a broader audience. The Portuguese translation was released last year through the collaboration of two esteemed Brazilian public universities. […]

2024

SNSF doctoral student in sociology (80-100%) Starting date: 01.09.2024 Duration of contract: 01.09.2024-31.08.2028 (48 months) Employment rate: 100% Work language: French and English Place of work: Ins?tut de sociologie, Faubourg de l’Hôpital 27, 2000 Neuchâtel. Job Description: The person will participate in the project “Democra*zing the Economy through Consumers: Consumer-Owned Food Retailers and their Poten*als for Fostering Economic Democracy,” funded by […] Science Program Officer, Heising-Simons Foundation Job Summary Category: Science Management Institution: Heising-Simons Foundation Number of Positions Available: 1 Work Arrangement: In-Person Job Description The Heising-Simons Foundation and the Heising-Simons Action Fund, its affiliated 501(c)(4) organization, is a family foundation based in Los Altos and San Francisco, California. The Foundation works with its many partners to advance sustainable solutions in climate and clean energy, […] PhD position: The Geopolitics of Europe-China Tech-decoupling Are you a political scientist with expertise in International Relations, International Political Economy, and/or China studies, and are you interested in writing a dissertation on the geopolitical drivers of Europe-China decoupling in technology? Short-term Research Stays (2024-25)- The Swedish Collegium for Advanced Study (SCAS) The Swedish Collegium for Advanced Study (SCAS) offers short-term research stays (approximately two weeks to two months) to scholars from all countries. Short-term research stays are offered during the autumn and spring semesters, depending on various circumstances, such as the availability of office space. The research stays give scholars the opportunity to concentrate on their […] Ph.D. program in “Regional Science and Economic Geography” Academic Year 2024-2025 – XL Cycle The submission of an application to a GSSI PhD program has to be intended as an application to a selection procedure. The selection criteria are defined by the Selection Committees for each PhD program.   Fellowships All applicants admitted to the GSSI PhD courses will benefit of the GSSI fellowships, benefits and facilities, as detailed […] ASSISTANT PROFESSOR (TENURE TRACK) IN SOCIOLOGY – ORGANISATIONS AND INEQUALITIES The contemporary increase in inequalities requires studying the organisational fabric of classification, hierarchies, and subordination. The recruitment of an assistant professor specialising in organisational approaches to inequalities is intended to strengthen the CSO’s capacity to address these issues, which lie at the crossroads of economic, organisational, public action, social movement, labour, legal and expert sociology.  PhD opportunity: Alternative Ownership Forms and EDI: the Experiences of Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Heritage Employees in Employee Owned Firms This is an opportunity for doctoral researchers to participate in a fascinating new field with implications for decent work, equality, and community. With interest in EO being particularly strong, both in Westminster and the devolved governments, it is expected that the project’s findings will be presented to organisations with an interest in alternative ownership forms, […] Assistant/ Associate/ Full Teaching Professor- Northeastern University This position will support the teaching needs for a portfolio of public affairs programs at Northeastern University in Arlington, the latest addition to the University’s global campus system, including the Master of Public Policy, the Master of Public Administration, the Master of Science in Resilience Studies, the Master of Science in Urban Informatics, and the […] B/ 2 Project Officers in Sustainable Industry- The Joint Research Centre (European Commission) B/ 2 Project Officers in Sustainable Industry In Seville, Spain Deadline to apply: 31/01/2024   The Joint Research Centre (JRC) provides independent, evidence-based knowledge and science, supporting EU policies to positively impact society.  The current vacancy is with Unit B5 – Circular Economy and Sustainable Industry of the Directorate B – Fair and Sustainable Economy […] A/ 1 Project Officer in Sustainable Products- The Joint Research Centre (European Commission) A/ 1 Project Officer in Sustainable Products In Seville, Spain Deadline to apply: 31/01/2024   The Joint Research Centre (JRC) provides independent, evidence-based knowledge and science, supporting EU policies to positively impact society.  The current vacancy is with Unit B5 – Circular Economy and Sustainable Industry of the Directorate B – Fair and Sustainable Economy […]

2023

Lecturer / Assistant Professor in Sustainable HRM/Employment Relations University College Dublin – Business and Management Studies Location: Dublin – Ireland Salary: €60,261 to €95,425 or £52,414.78 to £83,000.28 (converted salary*) per annum Hours: Full Time Contract Type: Permanent Placed On: 6th December 2023 Closes: 10th January 2024 Job Ref: 016755   Applications are invited for a permanent post of a Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Sustainable […] PhD scholarship: Informality and innovation: building post-pandemic resilient communities in Morocco (based at: University of Latvia, EPRC Georgia and UCD Morocco) This is part of an industrial doctorate project whose description is below. Also documents to apply are listed below in this call. Your job in a nutshell: 1) you will be enrolled in a PhD programme under guidance of Prof Ilona Baumane-Vitolina and Dr Abel Polese, Dr Irina Guruli and Prof Kamal Labassi 2) you […] Tenure Track Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice Applications close: Open until filled.  QUALIFICATIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES: The University of Delaware invites applications for a tenure-track position in sociological theory at the rank of Assistant Professor, to begin August 16, 2024. The Department seeks scholars whose expertise advances knowledge of sociological theory through research and/or teaching. Additional areas of specialization are open. The preferred candidate will […] PhD studentship at the Open University, Business School – Modern capitalism and rising inequalities Supervisors: Dr. Dimitris Sotiropoulos and Dr. Daniele Tori, Department of Accounting and Finance, The Open University Business School Project Description: Institutional developments in capitalist societies in recent decades have resulted in declining social welfare provisions and an increasing individualization of risks. The need to sell and realize financial products by profit-driven financial institutions, the expansion […] In Memory of Amitai Etzioni Wolfgang Streeck In Memory of Amitai Etzioni Amitai Etzioni, who founded SASE in 1989, was born in January 4, 1929, in Cologne, Germany, under the name of Werner Falk. Five years later, a year after Hitler had taken power, his family fled to England. Following several detours, they reached Palestine in 1937, where he grew […] SASE Mourns the Passing of Amitai Etzioni SASE mourns the passing of its founder, Amitai Etzioni. He was the driving force, in every respect, behind this organization in its early years. Amitai Etzioni founded SASE in 1989, just a year after he published The Moral Dimension: Toward A New Economics. This book was a major foundational text for socio-economics, and for SASE […] Special Issue: “Platform work and the welfare state: the impact of the digitalization of work in global capitalism” Timeline: Deadline to submit long abstracts: 15 December 2023 Abstract acceptance notification: 22 January 2024 Submission deadline of final manuscripts: 10 May 2024 Expected publication date: early/mid-2025