The Global and European Studies Institute (GESI) is part of the Faculty of Social Sciences and Philosophy of the University of Leipzig and devoted to graduate teaching and research in the field of Globalisation and Europeanisation. It works at the cross-roads of several disciplines and aims at an analytical interpretation of the global condition in which we live. We do so by studying its emergence over and by examining the reciprocity of increasing flows of people, goods, capital and ideas transcending traditional borders of political, economic and cultural units on the one hand and to changing attempts of gaining control over these flows on the other hand. ... read more
News from the GESI
A new book has been published by scholars of the GESI entitled 'Slavia Asiatica. Quellenkundliche Probleme'
GESI is currently seeking to fill 3 short term junior fellowship positions in order to enhance the employability and practice of students of the Masters course in Global Studies
Institut Francais are holding an event on Global History from German and French perpectives at the CAS on 16 December at 5pm
EMGS Consortium Congratulates Graduates of the 2011-13 Cohort and Prize Winners for the Awards of the Best EMGS Graduate and Best EMGS Master Thesis
Vienna hosted the Graduation of the this year's EMGS students, with than 50 Graduates and 250 Guests present at the ceremony on Sat 23rd November. The students' outstanding achievements of the past two years were recognised at the emotional occasion.
Inaugural Lecture by Prof. Roe about the future of psychology will be held 28 Nov at 5pm. Plus, Research Academy Awards in 2014.
The inaugural lecture of Leibniz Professor Roe will take place on 28 November, 2013 at 5pm at the Alter Senatssaal, Ritterstr. 26. Professor Robert Roe will speak about the topic "Die Wiederentdeckung der Zeit und die Zukunft der Psychologie”.
There will be a series of talks on African related subjects, with the first on Wednesday 30 October.