Dear all, I would like to draw your attention to the opening for a PhD position at the department of Sociology at the VU Amsterdam: http://www.vu.nl/nl/werken-bij-de-vu/vacatures/2015/15138.asp It is a PhD position that combines a very important substantial issue related to Social Inequality, namely the size of flexible employment and mobility out of it, as well as an advanced methodological component, latent class modelling. The position is also (and primarily) funded by Statistics Netherlands (CBS). I kindly ask you to forward this opening to potential candidates and to your network. Best regards, Dimitris dr. Dimitris Pavlopoulos Assistant Professor Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam Faculty of Social Sciences dept. of Sociology De Boelelaan 1081 (visiting address Metropolitan Building, Buitenveldertselaan 3) 1081 HV Amsterdamthe Netherlands email: D.Pavlopoulos@vu.nl tel: +31 (0)20 59 89254
2015 Workshop for the Comparative Study of Transition to Adulthood among Japanese and Taiwanese Youths: JLPS and TEPS-B Venue: room 401, Sociology Department, National Taiwan University Date: May 9th, 2015 Cosponsors: Institute of Social Science, University of Tokyo, Japan Department of Sociology, National Cheng-Chi University, Taiwan Department of Sociology, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Organization Matters: Work-Family Policy and Gender Inequality in Japan ◎ Lecturer– Prof. Mary C. Brinton,Department of Sociology, Harvard University ◎ Introducer– Prof. Yih-Chyi Chuang, Dean of College of Social Sciences, NCCU ◎ Emcee– Prof. Chia-Ying Lin,Chairman of Population Association of Taiwan ◎ Time– 10am-12pm, April 23rd (Thursday), 2015 ◎ Venue– Room 270111, General Building of Colleges, NCCU
This workshop focuses on theory and empirical research on social networks, stratification, religion and ethnicity. The participants are graduate students and junior faculty who are pursuing own projects in these, or related, fields. The workshop will be taught by Frank van Tubergen, Professor of Sociology at the Department of Sociology of Utrecht University and the Interuniversity Center for Social Science Theory and Methodology (ICS).