The members of the GESI look forward to welcome some 40 students  from all over the world in October 2016 who will study the Masters course in Global Studies – A European perspective at the Leipzig University in the academic year 2016/17.

In order to facilitate the settling in Leipzig and to allow for a smooth start in the programme a comprehensive introductory programme has been set-up, which can be accessed here.

News from the GESI

Call for Applications: 2 PhD Positions at Leibniz ScienceCampus, Deadline: 31st August 2017

The Leibniz ScienceCampus Eastern Europe - Global Area (EEGA) ist offering two positions as PhD for a research project on globalisation processes and regional development in all dimensions of society. The positions are offered for a period of three years starting on 1st October 2017. [more]


Call for Applications: Professorship for Globalisation Discourses, Cologne

The Academy of Media Arts Cologne is offering a position as professor for globalisation discourse[more]


Call for Papers: Interdisciplinary Conference - Self-positioning of Eastern European Societies in Global Relations"

The German Association for East European Studies (DGO) in co-operation with several Institutes of the Leibniz Association and the Leibniz Science Campus “Eastern Europe – Global Area” [more]


Leipzig University library awarded prize “Library of the year 2017”

“Digitally autonomous, freely accessible, and powerfully innovative”[more]