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Jun 25, 2019

3.7. The Higher Education Industry and Citizen Responses in Africa

3.7. The Higher Education Industry and Citizen Responses in Africa

In the next lecture of the FIW series ›Perspektiven der Moderne‹, Prof. Akosua Adomako Ampofo, University of Ghana, is going to present emerging new ideas in African higher education sectors.

Jun 18, 2019

12.6. Pathways to Securing the Future of the University in Africa

12.6. Pathways to Securing the Future of the University in Africa

In the next lecture of the FIW series ›Perspektiven der Moderne‹, Prof. Bassey Antia, University of the Western Cape, is going to give insights from South Africa.

Mar 13, 2019

17.04. Is There an Emerging Chinese “Model” of the University? Reflections on the Facts and Discourses [Perspektiven der Moderne]

17.04. Is There an Emerging Chinese “Model” of the University? Reflections on the Facts and Discourses [Perspektiven der Moderne]

On April 17, the FIW lecture series ›Perspektiven der Moderne‹ starts again. The first lecture by Prof. Qiang Zha, York University, Canada, will focus on an emerging Chinese "model" of the university.

Apr 03, 2019

Start of the Lecture Series ›The Global Diversity of Universities in the 21st Century‹

Start of the Lecture Series ›The Global Diversity of Universities in the 21st Century‹

On April 17, the FIW lecture series ›Perspektiven der Moderne‹ starts again, this summer semester presenting the topic ›The Global Diversity of Universities in the 21st Century‹.

Feb 15, 2019

New Junior Professor for Science and Society: Kaat Louckx has started in January 2019 at the FIW

New Junior Professor for Science and Society: Kaat Louckx has started in January 2019 at the FIW

We are pleased to announce the arrival of Prof. Dr. Kaat Louckx, who accepted the junior professorship of “Science and Society” at the Forum Internationale Wissenschaft.

Sep 05, 2018

Summer School ›Science and Politics‹: Public lectures

Summer School ›Science and Politics‹: Public lectures

During the summer school hosted by the Department of Science Studies from 10 to 14 September, we would like to invite you to three public lectures.

Apr 19, 2018

Call for Participation: Summer School "Science and Politics"

Call for Participation: Summer School "Science and Politics"

Until May 15, you still have the chance to apply to this summer school, which is co-sponsered by the BMBF to foster science studies in Germany.

Jan 04, 2018

Workshop "The Politics of Grand Challenges"

Workshop "The Politics of Grand Challenges"

On January 25th and 26th, the research group "Discovering, Exploring, and Addressing Grand Societal Challenges" (under the direction of Prof. David Kaldewey) will hold its final workshop.

Jun 13, 2016

13.07. Fixing Everything? - Historicizing Climate Intervention [Perspektiven der Moderne]

13.07. Fixing Everything? - Historicizing Climate Intervention [Perspektiven der Moderne]

On July 13th 2016 Prof. James R. Fleming from Colby College Waterville (Maine) will be a guest speaker at the Forum Internationale Wissenschaft.

Jun 28, 2016

Two FIW doctoral students receive scholarship by the Fulbright commission

Daniela Russ und Julia Schubert were both awarded a grant for a six month research stay in the US.

Feb 11, 2016

17.2. Patrick Le Galès: The Ungovernable Large Metropolis? Governance, Politics, Democracy [Perspektiven der Moderne]

 17.2. Patrick Le Galès: The Ungovernable Large Metropolis? Governance, Politics, Democracy [Perspektiven der Moderne]

Der Soziologe und Politologe Patrick Le Galès aus Paris widmet sich der Frage, ob und wie große Metropolen zu regieren sind. Uhrzeit & Ort: Mittwoch, den 17. Februar um 18:00 Uhr, Heussallee 18-24, großer Saal, 0.109. Interessierte sind herzlich zum Vortrag und anschließenden Apéro eingeladen.

Jan 27, 2016

10.2. Marc Barthélemy: The City as a Complex System [Perspektiven der Moderne]

10.2. Marc Barthélemy: The City as a Complex System [Perspektiven der Moderne]

Der Netzwerktheoretiker und Physiker Marc Barthélemy aus Paris erläutert, wie sich in der sozialwissenschaftlichen Stadtforschung bekannte Phänomene aus der Sicht der Physik darstellen. Uhrzeit & Ort: Mittwoch, den 10. Februar um 18:00 Uhr, Heussallee 18-24, großer Saal, 0.109. Interessierte sind herzlich zum Vortrag und anschließenden Apéro eingeladen.

Dec 03, 2015

9.12. David Bassens: ›Islamic Finance and World Cities‹ [Perspektiven der Moderne]

9.12. David Bassens: ›Islamic Finance and World Cities‹ [Perspektiven der Moderne]

David Bassens from Brussels will talk about Islamic financial insitutions and their relations to the world economy. Date, time & place: Wednesday 9th of December, 6:00 pm, Heussallee 18-24, großer Saal, 0.109.

Oct 13, 2015

4.11. Serge Paugam: ›The Unequal Forms of Social Integration in the Twenty-First Century Capitalism‹ [Perspektiven der Moderne]

4.11. Serge Paugam: ›The Unequal Forms of Social Integration in the Twenty-First Century Capitalism‹ [Perspektiven der Moderne]

We are pleased to host Serge Paugam who will continue the lecture series ›Perspektiven der Moderne‹. The talk will be given in English. Place & Time: Heussallee 18-24, großer Saal, 0.109 at 18:00.

Oct 13, 2015

21.10. Rainer Bauböck: ›Three Principles and Three Levels of Democratic Inclusion‹ [Perspektiven der Moderne]

Rainer Bauböck continues the lecture series ›Perspektiven der Moderne: Inklusion und Exklusion‹. Place & Time: Heussallee 18-24, großer Saal, 0.109, 18 s.t. Interested persons are warmly invited to the lecture and the apéro afterwards.

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