Archived News from the GESI

GESI Newsletter # 1.2018 is now available!

The first GESI Newsletter in 2018 has been published. Please click here to read it.[more]


2nd Action Day of Inclusion at Leipzig University on May 28th, 2018

With this year's motto "Invisible Disabilities", the Equal Opportunities Office of the Leipzig University wants to focus on not directly seen disabilities, as well as on mental and chronic conditions. The action day's aim is to sensitize against prejudices towards people with those conditions and help improving the university environment for a better and compassionate togetherness.[more]


Call for Application: EEGA@future - Postgraduate Grants, starting October 1st, 2018

The EEGA invites for applications by talented postgraduate students who are intending to develop a PhD proposal in the field of research of the EEGA. The EEGA will provide both financial as well as topical support to scholarship holders.[more]


Call for Application: EEGA@future - Postdoc Grants for Preparation of Funding Applications, starting January 1st, 2019

The EEGA invites for applications for a research/coaching period with the ScienceCampus EEGA in Leipzig, Halle or Jena.[more]


Call for Application: "7th Genshagen Trilateral Summer School" at Genshagen Castle, Germany, from August 22nd - 31st, 2018

The Genshagen Foundation in Berlin, whose main focus it is to promote dialogue between the states of the Weimar Triangle (Germany, France and Poland), organizes its 7th Genshagen Triliteral Summer School in cooperation with the Viadrina University in Frankfurt/Oder, Sciences Po Strasbourg, and the Jagiellonian University in Krakow. [more]


"Gender and Religion in the Republican Period" - a talk by Prof. Valussi on Monday, April 23rd, 2018, at the Konfuzius-Institute Leipzig.

The Konfuzius-Institute invites to a talk by and with Prof. Elena Valussi (Loyola University Chicago) titled "Gender and Religion in the Republican Period" on Monday, April 23rd, 2018, at 6 p.m. at the Konfuzius-Institute (Otto-Schill-Str. 1).[more]


Event information: "Collective identities in the context of a right-wing populist movement." on Monday, April 16th, 2018, at the GWZ.

The BMBF-funded project "Polilab" at the institute for political science launches an opening event titled "Collective identities in the context of a right-wing populist movement" on Monday, April 16th, 2018, at the GWZ in Leipzig (Beethovenstraße 15; 4.116) from 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.[more]


Invitation to lecture: "Three States, Three Gateways, One Key: A Port-City. Gdynia, Tel Aviv-Jaffa, and Rostock in their new roles – an outline." on April 19th, 2018, at GWZO Leipzig.

The GWZO Leipzig invites to a lecture titled "Three States, Three Gateways, One Key: A Port-City. Gdynia, Tel Aviv-Jaffa, and Rostock in their new roles - an outline. The lecture will take plave on April 19th, 2018, from 3 p.m. - 5 p.m. at the GWZO (Reichsstraße 4-6).[more]


Call for Application: The Philipp Schwartz Initiative offers fully funded research fellowships to threatened researchers

The Philipp Schwartz Initiative of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation provides universities and research institutions in Germany with the means to host threatened foreign researchers for a period of 24 months on a fully funded research fellowship. Successful applicants will be able to grant a Philipp Schwartz Fellowship to a threatened researcher. [more]