Author Archives: Christine Straehle

Annual Jonathan Trejo-Mathys Essay Prize

Annual Jonathan Trejo-Mathys Essay Prize to Francisco Garcia Gibson (Buenos Aires)

The Global Justice Network is very pleased to announce the winner of this year’s Jonathan Trejo-Mathys Essay Prize, awarded annually to recognize a stellar contribution to the political theory and philosophy of global justice, which was one of Jonathan Trejo-Mathys’ areas of scholarship. The prize is sponsored by the Clough Center for the Study of Constitutional Democracy at Boston College.

This year’s prize goes to Francisco Garcia Gibson, postdoctoral researcher at the National Research Council of Argentina (CONICET) and the Centro de Investigaciones Filosóficas (CIF) at the Universidad de Buenos Aires for his essay  “Guns or Food: On Prioritizing National Security over Global Poverty Relief”. The committee believes that the essay makes an important contribution to the scholarship in political theory, philosophy and international relations through its discussion of the normative commitments of political realism. read more...

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Resisting Borders

Dear Colleagues,

Registration is now open to a conference on one of the most interesting topics in one of the most innovative formats:

Resisting Borders – A Virtual on Conference on Refugee & Migrant Health, Mobility, Human Rights & Responsibilities (October 9-11, 2017)

For detailed program and registration information, please visit https://resistingborders.com/

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Inaugural Conference, Centre for PPE, University of Groningen

Dear Colleagues,

The new Centre for Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE) at the University of Groningen is hosting its inaugural conference on Sept 28-29, 2017.

Keynote speakers are Simon Caney (Warwick), Nancy Cartwright (Durham/UCSD), Gerald Gaus (Arizona), and Catherine de Vries (Essex).

For more information, please go to
http://www.rug.nl/filosofie/news/events/2017-all/inaugural-conference-centre-for-ppe

To register, please send an email to groningenppe@gmail.com

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One year full-time Research Fellowship in PPE, Centre for PPE, University of Groningen

The Centre for PPE at the University of Groningen is looking to appoint  a one year full-time RESEARCH FELLOW

For details and application forms, please see here:

http://www.rug.nl/about-us/work-with-us/job-opportunities/overview?details=00347-02S0005EUP

Deadline for Applications is April 17, 2017.

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New MA in PPE University of Groningen

The University of Groningen offers a new one-year MA in PPE (taught in English) – please distribute widely. Particulars available here:

http://www.rug.nl/masters/philosophy-politics-and-economics/

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Job: Post-Doc in Ethics, Social and Political Philosophy, University of Groningen

The Faculty of Philosophy at the University of Groningen is seeking to appoint a post-doc in Ethics, Social and Political Philosophy.

Application Details can be found here:

https://www.academictransfer.com/employer/RUG/vacancy/36493/lang/en/

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