WiMi (w/m/d) 65% TVL-13 am Geographischen Institut, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Research Assistant (65 % part-time, TVL-13, third-party funding until 31.12.2021)– ENGLISH VERSION BELOW – Stellenausschreibung an der Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftlichen Fakultät – Geographisches Institut | Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter (w/m/d) mit 65 v. H. d. regelm. Arbeitszeit – E 13 TV-L HU (Drittmittelfinanzierung befristet bis 31.12.2021) Aufgabengebiet: Wiss. Dienstleistungen in der Forschung im Teilprojekt “Geographische Imaginationen: Sicherheit und Unsicherheit…

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Out of the Box: Crossing Boundaries, Interdisciplinary Methods, Visual Communication

Aylin Yildirim Tschoepe and Carolin Genz organize a workshop (Walkshop and Roundtable) as part of the alumni conference Beyond Borders by ZEIT-Stiftung Ebelin und Gerd Bucerius next Saturday, May 25th, 2019 from 10-22 Uhr @ silent green Kulturquartier in Berlin-Wedding. In this workshop, we will go beyond the proverbial “box” that limits our imagination and…

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Gender and the City. Ethnographic Perspectives of Urban Research on Space and Gender

This semester we are very looking forward to teaching a university course on “Gender and the City” at the Geography Department at Humboldt-University of Berlin. The course includes basic academic texts on gender and the city, which are dealing with the complexity of spatial practices, appropriation, visibility and security in public-urban space. From an ethnographical…

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Launching the Urban Ethnography Reading Group and Speaker Series 2019 at University of Toronto

In an effort to decentralize our academic knowledge and discussion on urban spaces, the Urban Ethnography Group at UofT’s Ethnography Lab has launched its Urban Ethnography from the Global South reading group and speaker series, dedicated to the study and analysis of ethnographic research produced on the Global South and by academics from the Global South.…

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JOB ALERT – Urban Ethnography Postdoctoral Fellowship (Chicago)

The Mansueto Institute for Urban Innovation and the Department of Sociology at the University of Chicago invites applications for a postdoctoral scholar specializing in urban ethnography. They are particularly interested in individuals committed to building a deep scientific understanding of cities and processes of urbanization around the world, and researchers developing innovative methods and practices…

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Workshop Publication “Beyond Urban Transformation”

We are very delighted to announce the release of our workshop publication, which is based on lectures, discussions and collaboration during the KOSMOS Workshop “Beyond Urban Transformation. Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Urban Everyday Life” at Georg-Simmel Center for Metropolitan Studies, Humboldt-University of Berlin, September 5-8, 2018. A workshop dedicated to the discussion of ethnographic, architectural, and…

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Call for Panel Abstracts | “Doing Urban Ethnography” @ RC21 2019 Conference, Delhi

“Doing Urban Ethnography: New interdisciplinary and methodological approaches to comparative urban research” (P3) The Panel is part of the RC21 Conference @ Delhi, September 18th–21st, 2019:  In and Beyond the City: Emerging Ontologies, Persistent Challenges and Hopeful Futures. (Panel Abstract (P3) Academic, as well as non-academic disciplines with a research interest in urban transformation processes,…

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