London Metropolitan University Research Institutes

Research Student Summer School

CiCe Summer School CALL FOR PAPERS
Research Methods in Citizenship and Identity
9-14 June 2014

University of Warmia and Mazury, Olsztyn, Poland
Organized by the European Centre for Research on Citizenship and Identity

Rationale for the Summer School
The Summer School is designed to support doctoral students researching citizenship and/or identity, including students who previously attended the CiCe Student Research Conference.

Students, will have the opportunity to present and to discuss their research with other students from a range of disciplines; to plan collaboratively a cross disciplinary research project on issues related to citizenship and/or identity; to explore in depth key research issues with experts in the fields of methodology, ethics and data analysis, and to hear of research conducted by leading international experts.

  • keynote and plenary sessions
  • research training (methods, ethics, data analysis, ...)
  • workshops
  • presentations of student research
  • peer-to-peer collaboration
  • dissemination strategies: presentation, networking, publications.

Proposals are invited on topics related to citizenship and identity. For example, economic crisis, employment, distribution of wealth and social justice, immigration, ethnic relationships, diversity, intercultural issues, social exclusion-inclusion, inter-group relationships, historical culture, sustainability, environmental issues, citizenship education, etc. Papers are welcome from different disciplines including education, psychology, economics, history, sociology, political science, philosophy and anthropology.

Key information

The Summer School welcomes fifteen participants whose papers will be selected for presentation by the Summer School Scientific Committee.

  • The deadline for applications has been extended until 21st March 2014.  We still have a few places available, so if you would like to attend, please submit your proposal as soon as possible.
  • The Summer School will start on Monday 9th June at 4pm with an Opening Ceremony and a Keynote presentation, followed by a conference reception.  Sessions on other days will start at 9.30am and end at 6pm. The Summer School will finish on Saturday 14th June at 1pm.
  • Participants are expected to be present at all sessions of the Summer School, from the 9th to the 14th June.
  • As part of the Summer School participants will attend the CiCe Conference, and present their papers during specific symposia (Friday the 13th June). Please see the CiCe website, for further information about the main conference
  • The registration fee for the Summer School is 120 Euro, which will cover lunches and refreshments (including the Conference dinner). You will be responsible for your travel and accommodation (about 20 Euro for accommodation per night).

Full details can be found in the Call for Papers here:

Submitting a proposal

To submit a proposal for the Summer School, please complete the online booking form here:

Guidelines on how to submit a proposal can be downloaded here:

CiCe Research Student Proposal Guidance Notes.pdf

Booking a place

Booking to the Summer School is now open.  You must book your place at the CiCe Summer School by 9th May 2014.

The registration fee for the Summer School is €120.


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