Department of Culture and Global Studies
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New book by Laura Landorff on Informality, Information and Intergroups. Series: Palgrave Studies in European Political Sociology.
As of 15 February 2019, Cultural Encounters in Pre-modern Societies (CEPS) has a new postdoc!
GRS’ Vibeke Andersson has created a new 9th semester initiative alongside Helene Balslev Clausen from Tourism Studies for students from Global Refugee Studies and Tourism: Creative Learning Lab.
The Interdisciplinary Journal for International Studies is now open for submissions. This is an excellent opportunity for students to convert semester projects into articles or essays, write reviews of relevant academic literature or engage with a new topic of interests. Deadline for submission of abstracts is 18 March 2019.
SAROBMED (Search and Rescue Observatory for the Mediterranean) is an international, multi-disciplinary consortium of researchers, civil society groups, and other organisations working in the field of cross-border maritime migration, either on the ground, or through advocacy, research and/or strategic litigation.
Berfin Gurini is the new research assistant at Global Refugee Studies. She will be doing research about EU’s entry and exit policies with particular focus on Germany, Sweden and Denmark in relation to the Advancing Alternative Migration Governance (ADMIGOV) project.
Marlene Spanger has edited an anthology exploring the epistemological field of sex for sale alongside May-Len Skilbrei with contributions from authors from a range of different disciplines.
As of 1 January 2019, the Centre for Discourses in Transition (C-DiT) has a new associate professor!
The newspaper, Information held a panel debate in November in connection to their other three TRANSIT events with focus on migration and refugees.
As of 1 January, Culture and Consumption (CC) has a new assistant professor!
In collaboration with the Danish Arab Partnership Project and DIGNITY - The Danish Institute Against Torture, GRS' Steffen Jensen hosted a conference on Urban Violence and Security in the Maghreb.
The Interdisciplinary Journal of International Studies (IJIS) is a student-driven academic journal within the Department of Culture and Global Studies at Aalborg University in Aalborg and Copenhagen. It combines student publications from the Master Programs of Development and International Relations, European Studies and Global Refugee Studies.
Creative Learning Lab is a new initiative introduced on GRS 9th semester Mobility Studies during fall semester 2018.
Associate professor, Stine Thidemann Faber, has, on behalf of Minister for Gender Equality, Eva Kjer Hansen, been nominated as the Danish representative as an independent member of the Expert’s Forum of the European Institute for Gender Equality (EIGE).
A Two-Level Comparative Study.
The Great War belongs to one of modern world history’s most important periods, rivaled only by the Thirty Years’ War and its peace agreement in Westphalia in 1648.
Exploring to what extent the BRICS group is a significant actor challenging the global order, this book focuses on the degree and consequence of their emergence and explores how important cooperation is to individual BRICS members’ foreign policy strategies and potential relevance as leaders in regional and global governance.
As of 1 November 2018, Center for the Study of Migration and Diversity (COMID) has a new postdoc.