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Vacante – United Nations Development Programme

Se encuentra abierta una vacante en el Programa de las Naciones Unidas para el Desarrollo, en La Paz, Bolivia.

The Human Rights National Officer (NO) in Bolivia will promote the work of international human rights mechanisms and support national authorities, UNCTs, and civil society organization in complying with their reporting obligations under the UPR and Treaty Bodies. The NO will assist in building the capacity of the UN country team, national authorities and civil society with regards the implementation of the human rights instruments and standards; will assist the UN country team in integrating human rights into programming, especially in relation to indigenous peoples, LGTBI population, afro descendant, civil liberties (i.e. Freedoms of Association. Expression, etc.), access to justice, due process of law and other issues mutually agreed with the counterparts.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide advice and input to the Resident Coordinator on human rights issues.
  • Contribute to promote and disseminate international standards and principles; evaluate and provide legal analysis on international human rights norms, mechanisms and recommendations.
  • Contribute in the elaboration of thematic and analytical documents, as well as provide inputs to preparing documents and reports.
  • Contribute to the follow up of the human rights situation in the country.
  • Follow-up the recommendations issued by human rights mechanisms and procedures as well as treaty bodies in order to promote and provide advice aimed at their implementation.
  • Provide technical support to ensure the incorporation of the human rights based approach into the UN Development Assistance Framework (UNDAF) within the framework of the 2030 Agenda and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG).
  • Conduct human rights workshops and seminars and provide assistance in capacity building and training activities.
  • Support the promotional and technical cooperation activities with the Government authorities, including Legislative Branch and the Judiciary in order to promote the harmonization of Bolivia’s law and judicial decisions with the international human rights standards.
  • Support the planning and execution of workshops and preparation of public events, including those together with governmental institutions, as well as with the civil society.
  • Provide technical assistance to the National Human Rights Institution.
  • Participate and promote activities and programs aimed at improving the empowerment of civil society organizations and individuals.
  • Other further activities assigned by the Regional Representative for South America.

Deadline for applications: January 14, 2018.

Further information can be found here.

Call for nominations for the President and Board Members of the Research Committee on Sociology of Law 2018-2022

Call for nominations for the President and Board Members of the Research Committee on Sociology of Law 2018-2022

The current RCSL President and Board are about to end their terms. The RCSL Statute requires a
new election for the posts of President and 7 members of the Board for the period July 2018-July 2022. Nominations are now called for these posts. Newly elected members will formally take office in 2018 in order to fit with the calendar of the International Sociological Association (ISA).
All individual members of the RCSL are eligible for election to the Board, provided they have paid the annual fee. All members are also eligible to stand for election as President of the RCSL.
Members of the Board who are currently in their first term of office are entitled to stand for reelection.
The Nomination Committee is composed of Anne Boigeol (France), Angélica Cuellar Vázquez (México), Rosemary Hunter (UK), Rashmi Jain (India) and Carlos Lista (Argentina).

Nominations should be sent from January 7 to March 10 2018 to Carlos Lista (Chair of the Nomination Committee) clista.argentina@gmail.com

More information here: Call for nominations-President and Board Members of the RCSL(1)

Web: http://rcsl.iscte.pt/

Convocatoria del Premio para Tesis Doctoral en Antropología Social y Disciplinas A.fines de la Cátedra Gonzalo Aguirre Beltrán 2017

Se encuentra abierta la Convocatoria del Premio para Tesis Doctoral en Antropología Social y Disciplinas Afines de la Cátedra Gonzalo Aguirre Beltrán 2017, organizado por el Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Superiores en Antropología Social (CIESAS), unidad Golfo en coordinación con la Universidad Veracruzana (UV).

Este premio recompensa con 50 mil pesos a la investigación más sobresaliente que se haya llevado a cabo en 2016 para obtener el grado académico de Doctor, sobre alguno de los temas trabajados por el Dr. Aguirre:

  • Estudios Étnicos
  • Antropología Aplicada al Desarrollo
  • Antropología Médica,
  • Sociedades Afroamericanas,
  • Lenguas Vernáculas y
  • Educación en el Medio Indígena, entre los más destacados.

La fecha límite para participar en el premio es el miércoles 31 de enero de 2018.

Mayor información se puede encontrar aquí.

Seminario Permanente “Etnicidad, pluralismo jurídico y derechos humanos: herramientas para la defensa y construcción del constitucionalismo intercultural en México”

El Seminario Permanente “Etnicidad, pluralismo jurídico y derechos humanos: herramientas para la defensa y construcción del constitucionalismo intercultural en México” se llevará a cabo del 30 de enero al 26 de junio de 2017 y abordará los siguientes bloques temáticos:

  1. La diversidad cultural en México.
  2. Herramientas epistemológicas interculturales.
  3. El constitucionalismo intercultural.
  4. Técnicas de investigación cualitativa aplicadas al trabajo de campo.

Mayor información: cmendozaa@derecho.unam.mx

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Premio Heterónimos de Ensayo

Continúa abierta la segunda edición del Premio Heterónimos de Ensayo. El ganador recibirá $50.000 (cincuenta mil pesos argentinos) y la publicación de la obra, que se podrá descargar de manera libre y gratuita desde la página web de Grupo Heterónimos, asociación civil.

El jurado está formado por Omar Acha, Tununa Mercado y Darío Sztajnszrajber.

Los ensayos, de tema libre, podrán presentarse hasta el 10 de diciembre.

Para conocer las bases y todos los detalles del concurso: grupoheteronimos.com.ar/premio-de-ensayo

GRADUATE STUDENT WORKSHOP

GRADUATE STUDENT WORKSHOP

The Annual Association for the Study of Law, Culture, and the Humanities Graduate Student Workshop will be held on Thursday, March 15, 2018 (the day before the annual conference begins). Applications are due November 30, 2017.

The workshop is designed for graduate students who are undertaking research that cuts across the disciplines of law, cultural studies, literature, philosophy, legal studies, anthropology, political science, among others.

Applications to the workshop should include a current curriculum vitae, a 5-page maximum abstract of a current project, as well as a short (5-page maximum) “text” relating to that project.

Applicants whose proposals are accepted will receive some support towards an extra night’s accommodation by ASLCH as well as some support (varying, depending on distance traveled) towards the cost of transportation to the conference site.

Please send your applications by email to Mark Antaki (mark.antaki@mcgill.ca) by November 30, 2017, with the subject line: ASLCH Grad Workshop Application. For inquiries, please write to Mark.

More information here:http://lawculturehumanities.com/grad-student-workshop/

Convocatorias a inscripción Posgrados en Ciencias Sociales 2018

La Secretaría de Posgrado de la Facultad de Humanidades y Ciencias de la Educación (Universidad Nacional de La Plata-Argentina) comunica la apertura de las inscripciones para las cohortes 2018 de los siguientes programas en el área de Ciencias Sociales:

  • Doctorado en Ciencias Sociales (Res. CONEAU 1243/15) Informes msociales@fahce.unlp.edu.ar
  • Maestría en Ciencias Sociales (Res. CONEAU 359/10) Informes msociales@fahce.unlp.edu.ar
  • Maestría en Historia y Memoria (Res. CONEAU 1281/12) Informes maestriamemoria@fahce.unlp.edu.ar
  • Inscripciones, requisitos de admisión, documentación para postular, plan de estudios y aranceles en: http://posgrado.fahce.unlp.edu.ar/

    FECHAS DE INSCRIPCIÓN:

    • PRIMER LLAMADO:
      Del 1º de octubre al 17 de noviembre de 2017.
    • SEGUNDO LLAMADO:
      Del 20 de noviembre de 2017 al 16 de febrero de 2018.

    Facultad de Humanidades y Ciencias de la Educación.
    Universidad Nacional de La Plata
    Calle 51 entre 124 y 125 – Edificio A – Oficina A203 y A205
    Ensenada (1925), Buenos Aires, Argentina

Enviado por Martín Retamozo

Stanford Center for Law and History Graduate Student Paper Prize

Stanford Center for Law and History Graduate Student Paper Prize

The Stanford Center for Law and History invites paper submissions from graduate students for its first annual conference, “Legal Histories of Policing and Surveillance.” SCLH’s goal is to bring together faculty, postdocs, and students for workshops, conferences, and lectures examining the relationships between law and history, broadly defined.

The one-day conference will be held on April 20, 2018, at Stanford Law School. It will include a keynote address by Professor Michael Willrich and three panels featuring a range of prominent legal historians entitled: “Broadening the State’s Criminal Oversight Power,” “Surveillance Technologies and Legal Culture,” and “Policing Intimate and Family Life.”

The conference organizers will select one graduate student as the inaugural winner of the SCLH Graduate Student Paper Prize. This student will be added to one of the three panels—alongside distinguished faculty working on related topics—based on the fit between the proposed paper and the three panel themes. Funding for travel and housing will be provided.

To apply, submit the following in a single PDF here. The deadline is Friday, December 1, 2017.

Convocatoria-Maestría en Estudios de Género 2018-2020

Maestría en Estudios de Género
2018-2020

 

La Maestría en Estudios de Género del CES/PIEM iniciará su octava promoción en agosto del año 2018. Su objetivo es ofrecer una formación académica de alta calidad a quienes deseen desempeñarse como investigadoras/es y docentes especialistas en cuestiones de género en instituciones universitarias. El Programa provee un sólido conocimiento teórico y una adecuada formación metodológica desde una perspectiva interdisciplinaria de género, a fin de que al egresar las/los estudiantes estén en condiciones de llevar a cabo investigaciones originales debidamente fundamentadas, ubicadas en las discusiones de los distintos campos de la especialidad. Para ello, a lo largo del programa se busca ofrecer una amplia discusión sobre las teorías de género, desde diversas disciplinas de las ciencias sociales y las humanidades.

Fechas y proceso de selección

La fecha límite para entregar las solicitudes de admisión y la documentación completa a la Coordinación Académica de la Maestría del CES/PIEM es el 24 de noviembre del 2017 a las 14:00 hrs

Más información: http://piem.colmex.mx/index.php/maestria/convocatoria

 

Witteveen Memorial Fellowship in Law and Humanities – Tilburg University (Netherlands)

Witteveen Memorial Fellowship

Tilburg University has established the annual ‘Witteveen Memorial Fellowship in Law and Humanities’ in order to commemorate the life and work of Willem Witteveen, who died in the disaster with flight MH17 in Ukraine in July of 2014 in the company of his wife and daughter. The fellowship aims to enable a junior scholar (PhD or postdoc level) to further develop his or her research in the area of ‘Law and Humanities’ during a three-month visit to Tilburg Law School.

The Witteveen Memorial Fellow in Law and Humanities offers the fellow reimbursement of travel expenses and accommodation expenses in case the fellow is based outside of the Netherlands. In case the fellow is based at a Dutch university, we offer a replacement subsidy to his or her employer to compensate for the loss of teaching hours of the researcher, as well as reimbursement of commuting costs. The fellow will be provided with office space and with access to the university library

Application deadline: November 15. You can apply here. Information on the previous fellows can be found here. For more information, please contact Michiel Bot at michiel.bot@tilburguniversity.edu.

More information: https://www.tilburguniversity.edu/about/schools/law/about/departments/public-law-jurisprudence-legal-history/research-1/fellowship/witteveen-lecture/

[CONVOCATORIA] Concurso de postdoctorado 2018 (COES-IEUT)

[CONVOCATORIA] Concurso de postdoctorado 2018 (COES-IEUT)

El Instituto de Estudios Urbanos y Territoriales (IEUT) de la Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, en conjunto con el Centro de Estudios de Conflicto y Cohesión Social (COES), de la Universidad de Chile, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez y Universidad Diego Portales, invitan a postular a una posición de investigador postdoctoral en Santiago de Chile, a comenzar en marzo de 2018.

Específicamente, las líneas de investigación para la presente convocatoria se detallan a continuación. Transversalmente a todas ellas, se espera la incorporación explícita del conflicto social y cohesión social como objeto de investigación en:
– Economía urbana
– Movilidad
– Vivienda y segregación residencial

El concurso se encuentra abierto hasta el 30 de octubre de 2017.

Convocatoria aquí: http://www.coes.cl/convocatoria-concurso-de-postdoctorado-2018-coes-ieut/

[CONVOCATORIA] 2 plazas de investigador postdoctorado para trabajar en Estudio Longitudinal Social de Chile (ELSOC)

Todos los candidatos deben tener un interés claro en los temas de la agenda de investigación del Centro, tales como movimientos sociales, socialización política, estratificación social, relaciones intergrupales, identidad social y contacto intergrupal, desigualdades multidimensionales, segregación, conflicto urbano, desigualdad territorial, legitimidad del sistema político y económico.

El concurso estará abierto hasta el 30 de octubre de 2017

Convocatoria aquí: http://www.coes.cl/concurso-de-investigadores-postdoctorales-para-trabajar-en-estudio-longitudinal-social-de-chile-elsoc/

Curso de posgrado | Sociología de las Migraciones

Curso de posgrado | Sociología de las Migraciones

La Facultad de Ciencias Sociales a través de la Maestría de Sociología  (CEA-FCS) invita al curso de posgrado “Sociología de las Migraciones” a cargo de la Prof. Dra. Silvana Begala.

El seminario tiene por objetivo el brindar a los alumnos una visión general de las teorías sobre las migraciones internacionales.  Se analizarán los principales planteos teóricos sobre los movimientos migratorios considerando los distintos niveles de análisis en que fueron formulados. Se procurará desarrollar en este análisis una mirada crítica/reflexiva sobre los procesos de construcción de las categorías y las posturas políticas que ellas reflejan y fortalecen. Se trabajarán también aproximaciones empíricas a la migración como fenómeno abordado desde las Ciencias Sociales.

Fecha: 
jueves 19 y 26 de octubre | jueves 2, 9 y 16 de noviembre.

Hora: 18 a 22 hs.

Lugar: Aulas CEA SRT (Rivera Indarte 170. 1º piso)

Más información aquí: http://sociales.unc.edu.ar/curso-de-posgrado-sociologia-de-las-migraciones/

VI Congreso Nacional de Ciencias Sociales-México

El Consejo Mexicano de Ciencias Sociales,
la Facultad de Ciencias Sociales y Humanidades de la
Universidad Autónoma de San Luis Potosí y El Colegio de San Luis, A.C.

convocan al

VI Congreso Nacional de Ciencias Sociales
a celebrarse en San Luis Potosí, SLP, del 19 al 23 de marzo de 2018

Fechas importantes:

Apertura de sistema de registro

31 de julio de 2017

Recepción de resúmenes de propuestas de ponencias y carteles:

Termina el 6 de noviembre de 2017

Más información aquí: http://www.comecso.com/convocatorias/vi-congreso-nacional-ciencias-sociales

Twenty-First Annual Meeting of the Association for the Study of Law, Culture and the Humanities

 

MARCH 16 – 17, 2018
georgetown law,
washington DC

The Twenty-first Annual Meeting of the
Association for the Study of Law, Culture and the Humanities will be held at Georgetown Law,
March 16-17, 2018.

CALL FOR PROPOSALS

We invite your participation in the Twenty-First Annual Meeting of the Association for the Study of Law, Culture and the Humanities.

Panel or individual paper proposals are welcome.  Proposals are due Wednesday, November 1, 2017.

More information here: http://lawculturehumanities.com/overview/

James N. Rosenau Post-Doctoral Fellowship

ISA invites applications from junior scholars for the James N. Rosenau Postdoctoral Fellowship. The competition is open to scholars in the social sciences and humanities who have received their Ph.D. within the past two years, or who will have received it prior to the commencement of the fellowship position; that is, between July 1, 2016 and July 1, 2018.

The non-resident fellowship is granted for a duration of 12 months and the successful candidate must be an ISA member by the start date. ISA encourages applications from women, minorities, and citizens of all countries.

 

Application Procedures

All application materials must be submitted electronically to postdoc@isanet.org on or before November 1, 2017.

More information here: https://www.isanet.org/ISA/Governance/Committees/Rosenau-Fellowship/Call?platform=hootsuite

PLAS Fellowship

PLAS Fellowship

The study of Latin America and the Caribbean at Princeton is as compelling as the scholars who are at its leading edge. As one of the nation’s most well-endowed and well-respected programs, PLAS welcomes highly qualified individuals to join us each year. Working alongside the University’s globally recognized scholars, visiting fellows bring new topics and perspectives to the classroom, while enjoying a dedicated opportunity to advance their own research.

2018-2019 Fellowship Positions


Application for Postdoctoral Research Associate

The Program in Latin American Studies (PLAS) is seeking candidates from a mix of disciplines who are engaged in scholarly or creative work on topics related to Latin American Studies to fill one to two Postdoctoral or more senior Research Associate positions.

Application for Visiting Associate Research Scholar

The Program in Latin American Studies is launching an open call for applications for next year’s visiting short-term fellowships. We are looking for top scholars in their field. Applications will be accepted from outstanding scholars in the humanities and social sciences.

Application for Visiting Research Scholar

The Program in Latin American Studies (PLAS) is seeking top scholars in their fields who have teaching experience and will provide Princeton students with a unique opportunity to study topics that are not regularly offered at the University.

More information here: https://plas.princeton.edu/fellowships/plas-fellowship

Winter School on Federalism and Governance

The Winter School on Federalism and Governance is a common cross-border project of the Institute for Comparative Federalism of Eurac Research, the Faculty of Law and the School of Political Science and Sociology of the University of Innsbruck. Since its first edition in 2010, it has taken place under the auspices of the Secretary General of the Council of Europe.

The Winter School analyzes the phenomena of federalism, regionalism and multilevel governance from legal and political science perspectives. Each edition focusses on a specific topic, which is then approached in detail by legal scholars, political scientists and practitioners. The next edition of the Winter School will take place from 5-16 February 2018 and will focus on federalism in the making.

Applications for the 2018 edition will be open from late August until 26 October 2017.

More information here: http://winterschool.eurac.edu/

Convocatoria: I Encuentro Nuestroamericano de Crítica Jurídica: Pensamiento y Praxis

Convocatoria: I Encuentro Nuestroamericano de Crítica Jurídica: Pensamiento y Praxis

Asociación Nuestramericana de Estudios Interdisciplinarios de Crítica Jurídica, A.C.
Revista Nuestrapraxis
Grupo de Trabajo CLACSO “Derecho, clases y reconfiguración del capital”
Departamento de Estudios Institucionales, Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana, Unidad Cuajimalpa
Departamento de Ciencias Jurídicas del Instituto de Ciencias Sociales y Administración,
Universidad Autónoma de Ciudad Juárez
Maestría en Derechos del Departamento de Derecho, Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana, unidad Azcapotzalco
Seminario de Filosofía, Facultad de Derecho, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
CONVOCAN AL

Programa general

Más información aquí: https://aneicj.org/2017/04/23/i-encuentro-nuestroamericano-de-pensamiento-critico-y-critica-juridica/

Enviado por Daniel Sandoval



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