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SPS researcher wins Mobility Grant

Katharina Meissner, a third year researcher in the SPS Department, has been awarded a European Research and Mobility Grant for European Studies ‘Charles V European Award –  José Manuel Durão Barroso’ for her study entitled “History, memory and European integration from the point of view of EU transatlantic relations”. The grant was awarded by the European […]

Blossfeld president of international research society

SPS Department Professor Hans-Peter Blossfeld became the new President of the Society for Longitudinal and Life Course Studies (SLLS), on 10 October 2014, in Lausanne. He will hold office until 2017. The SLLS is the leading academic organization promoting the interdisciplinary understanding of life courses in modern societies. It stimulates the collaboration of longitudinal researchers […]