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 Papers: Conference "Central and Eastern Europe after the First World War", 2018 in Berlin

In cooperation with many other European research institutes the European Network Remberance and Solidarity, Warsaw and the Federal Institute for Culture and History of the Germans in Eastern Europe are organising a conference entitled: "Central and Eastern Europe after the First World War"[more]


"Chinafrika. under construction": Exhibition and Opening Event at GfZK Leipzig, 1st June 2017

The Museum for Contemporary Art Leipzig is opening an exhibition entitled "Chinafrica. under construction". The goal[more]


Call for Applications: New Journal of University of California Press

The University of California Press is launching a new journaldevoted to the theory, research and practice of significant global issues and is still seeking candidates for lead editorial roles. [more]


DFG funding to integrate refugee scientists in research projects

The Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft DFG is offering funds for the integration of refugees as scientiests in future or current research projects. [more]


Book publication of Prof. Troebst: Eastern Europe and its margins

Professor Troebst just recently published a book entitled: “Between the Arctic, the Adriatic Sea and Armenia[more]