The Dutch Research School of Philosophy (OZSW) and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam invite PhD candidates and ReMa students in philosophy to register for the Amsterdam Graduate Conference on Political Theory to take place on May 30-31, 2023.
Type of activity
Primary target group
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Abstract submission deadline: March 6
Registration deadline: May 15
About the topic
The Amsterdam Graduate Conference in Political Theory is a joint enterprise of Ph.D. students by the University of Amsterdam (Departments of Philosophy and Political Science). the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (John Stuart Mill College).
Aim / objective
The conference offers graduate students and postdocs the opportunity to present their research in a vibrant intellectual environment and receive feedback from dedicated discussants. Giving participants the opportunity to engage with faculty and students from the Universiteit van Amsterdam, the Vrije Universiteit as well as the keynote speakers. Another explicit aim of the conference is to build a community and a network among those Ph.D. candidates and postdocs interested in interdisciplinary research. The conference therefore aims to create an intellectually stimulating environment in which Ph.D. candidates and postdocs can interact with their peers from around the world who share this interest.
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Key note speakers
Fabienne Peter (confirmed);
Jennifer Marie Page
Abstract submission deadline: March 6th, 2023
Applicants will be notified of acceptance by March 31st, 2023
Format: Abstracts must be between 500 and 1000 words, excluding footnotes and bibliography. Please format your extended abstracts for anonymous review, excluding any personal and institutional information. If your abstract is selected for the conference, we will not be requiring you to submit a full paper. However, we strongly encourage selected presenters to provide a handout.
How to submit: Please send your abstracts as a .pdf or .docx file to email@example.com
Also check the conference website
Certificate / credit points
For this course participants can earn a certificate after successful completion. Please note, however, that the OZSW is not accredited to reward students with credits/ECTS directly. The study load is mentioned on the certificate, which can usually be exchanged for ‘real’ credits (ECTS) at your home university. For more info please see https://www.ozsw.nl/request-certificate/. The study load for this activity is (subject to change until confirmed):
Organizers: 4 EC
Presenters: 2.5 EC
Participants: 1 EC
OZSW members: 30 euros
LOGOS members (i.e. another research school in Humanities: 30 euros
Others: 40 euros
How to apply / register
You can register for the conference through this link.
If registration has been closed because the maximum amount of participants has been reached, you can submit your name to the waiting list by sending an email to Fenanda Jacobs firstname.lastname@example.org. Please also indicate whether you are a ReMa student or PhD candidate and whether you are a member of the OZSW or not.
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