RESEARCH

Competition Africa Scholars : Comparative Research Networks 2016

Comparative Research Networks 2016 Competition Application deadlines: Laureates (April 15, 2016);                                                  Evaluators (February 29, 2016)   The Comparative Research Network Competition is a long-standing tool that CODESRIA uses to encourage the development and consolidation of a comparative analytic perspective in the work of African social science researchers. The goal of the program […]

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Call for proposals: Visiting professorships

African Diaspora Support to African Universities Program Visiting professorships in the humanities and social sciences Call for Proposals Under its newly launched African Diaspora Support to African Universities program, the Council for the Development of Social Science research in Africa (CODESRIA), is pleased to invite interested African scholars in the Diaspora to submit proposals for […]

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Call for Nominations – Beth Dissertation Prize 2015

Beth Dissertation Prize 2015: Call for Nominations Since 2002, FoLLI (the Association for Logic, Language, and Information, http://www.folli.info) has awarded the E.W. Beth Dissertation Prize to outstanding dissertations in the fields of Logic, Language, and Information. We invite submissions for the best dissertation which resulted in a Ph.D. degree awarded in 2014. The dissertations will be […]

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Call for Papers: Postcolonial Pragmatics – Linguistics and Literature

Call for Papers for a volume on Pragmatic Perspectives on Postcolonial Discourse: Linguistics and Literature edited by Christoph Schubert and Laurenz Volkmann to be published by Cambridge Scholars Sociolinguistic research on global varieties of English so far has mainly concentrated on the levels of phonology, grammar, and vocabulary. By contrast, little has been published on pragmatic, discursive or […]

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Call for Papers: State censorship and state sponsorship in contemporary African arts

This panel features papers on state engagement in the field of contemporary
arts, whether to censor, critique, and prohibit, or to promote and
commission.

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Post-Doc fellowship : Apartheid – The Global Itinerary

CFA: Postdoctoral Fellowships in ERC Project “Apartheid–The Global Itinerary” Apartheid—The Global Itinerary: South African Cultural Formations in Transnational Circulation 1948-1990 Post-Doctoral Fellowships The European Research Council (ERC) project “Apartheid—The Global Itinerary: South African Cultural Formations in Transnational Circulation 1948-1990”under the direction of Dr. Louise Bethlehem (English & The Program in Cultural Studies) is offering up to two […]

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Launch of Call for Proposals for African Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarships Fund

Launch of Call for Proposals for African Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarships Fund / Canada partners with The MasterCard Foundation to support higher education in sub-Saharan Africa OTTAWA, Canada, May 27, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, in partnership with The MasterCard Foundation, today launched a […]

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GLOBAL DEVELOPMENT AWARDS AND MEDALS COMPETITION 2013-14

GLOBAL DEVELOPMENT AWARDS AND MEDALS COMPETITION 2013-14 Win Research and Travel Grants, Network and Share Development Knowledge! APPLY BY 06 MARCH, 2014 “The AMC helps innovative ideas, concepts and knowledge to transcend their limited national boundary and be shared with larger international community.” Nadia Shams, Dnet, Bangladesh, Second Prize, Japanese Award for Most Innovative Development […]

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Africa political leadership book – call for chapter proposals

Call for Chapter Proposals for African Leadership Studies: A Reader Africanist scholars in the social sciences, humanities and related fields are invited to submit one to two-page chapter proposals for a book project on African political leadership. Proposal may focus on either pre-colonial, colonial or postcolonial African leaders. Interested contributors should demonstrate how their chapters will engage the scholarly […]

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CFP: African Geographical Review

CFP:  African Geographical Review Colleagues, please circulate widely. African Geographical Review Special Issue Call for Papers* Out of Place, Into Extremis:Critical Geographic Perspectives on the State of Forced Migration in Africa *Guest Editors:* *Kevin M. DeJesus* *Rhode Island College* * Daisuke Maruyama *Kyoto University * This special issue of African Geographical Review seeks to provide a comprehensive, […]

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ICSID’S WORLD DESIGN IMPACT PRIZE 2013–2014 NOMINATED PROJECTS ANNOUNCED

ICSID’S WORLD DESIGN IMPACT PRIZE 2013–2014 NOMINATED PROJECTS ANNOUNCED Montréal (Canada) 10 September 2013 – Following the submission process for the second cycle of the World Design Impact Prize 2013-2014, the International Council of Societies of Industrial Design (Icsid) announced today that 26 projects have been nominated for consideration for the award. Submissions were received […]

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Global Research Competition 2013 – Apply Now!

Global Research Competition 2013 – Apply Now! The Global Research Competition (GRC) is the central pillar of GDN’s Global Research Capacity Building Program. In this annual competition, social science researchers from developing countries and transition economies, and best performing Regional Research Competition grantees nominated by GDN’s Regional Network Partners, are invited to team up with researchers from around the world on […]

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