Browsing articles from "September, 2017"

Belén González presenting at Symposium at the Goethe University, Frankfurt

Sep 28, 2017   //   by Christine Krisch   //   General  //  Comments Off on Belén González presenting at Symposium at the Goethe University, Frankfurt

Belen González will be presenting on “The particulars of transitions from autocracies to democracies: Explaining the Lack of Escalating Violence in Chile” this Friday at the Symposium “Conflicts in Chile”, organized by Dany Jaimovich at the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Goethe University Frankfurt.

Secretariat closed on Thursday, 21 September 2017

Sep 20, 2017   //   by Christine Krisch   //   General  //  Comments Off on Secretariat closed on Thursday, 21 September 2017

There will be no office hours on 21 September 2017. You can reach Christine Krisch by email.

Adam Scharpf and Belén González presenting at University of Konstanz

Sep 19, 2017   //   by Christine Krisch   //   General  //  Comments Off on Adam Scharpf and Belén González presenting at University of Konstanz

Adam Scharpf and Belén González are participating this week in the workshop “New perspectives on the micro-dynamics of political violence” at the University of Konstanz where they will present the paper “Rebel Threat or Political Connections? The Contextual Logic of Military Home Deployment”. The workshop is organized by Dr. Sebastian Schutte and Dr. Constantin Ruhe.

We welcome guest PhD Student Santiago Sosa from Rice University

Sep 11, 2017   //   by Christine Krisch   //   General  //  Comments Off on We welcome guest PhD Student Santiago Sosa from Rice University

We are delighted to welcome Santiago Sosa, a guest doctoral student from Rice University, Houston, where he is pursuing his PhD in Political Science. Santiago will spend the academic year with us and is working on causes and consequences of pro-government militia activities in civil wars.

Welcome to our team!

Sabine Carey contributing to the Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation Centenary

Sep 4, 2017   //   by Christine Krisch   //   General  //  Comments Off on Sabine Carey contributing to the Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation Centenary

Sabine Carey is participating on a symposium of the Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation Centenary, “Human Progress in the 21st Century – Bright and Dark Sides of Democratization”, organised by the University of Uppsala, 21 September 2017. Together with Erica Chenoweth and Carl-Henrik Knutsen she will talk about the Bright Side of Democratisation, chaired by Håvard Hegre.

Sabine Carey participating at APSA Annual Convention

Sep 4, 2017   //   by Christine Krisch   //   General  //  Comments Off on Sabine Carey participating at APSA Annual Convention

Sabine Carey is presenting joint research with Belén González on post-war repression at the APSA Annual Convention in San Francisco, 30 August – 1 September 2017. As co-editor of the American Political Science Review she is also attending the APSR Board Meeting.