Events of Interest

Not everything interesting happens at the Institute! Our friends, alumni and partner institutions also routinely develop and host events which advance new thinking and collaboration on important issues of global law and policy.
If you know about events you would like us to consider sharing with the IGLP Network, please send an announcement about them to iglp@law.harvard.edu

Socio-Legal and Theoretical Perspectives on International Economic Law UCL Faculty of Laws Thursday, 14 November 2013 at 13:00 – Friday, 15 November 2013 at 16:00 (GMT) London, United Kingdom A two-day Symposium Thursday 14 – Friday 15 November 2013 Scholarship in International Economic Law is becoming increasingly enriched by socio-legal and broad theoretical perspectives. The […]

        The Bernard and Audre Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice at the University of Texas at Austin is currently soliciting papers for its Human Rights Working Paper Series (WPS).  We encourage submissions from scholars of all disciplines as well as from activists and advocates that contribute to the Rapoport Center’s […]

The Law School of FGV in São Paulo, one of Brazil’s top schools, has announced a post doc in Law and Development that is open to Brazilians and foreigners. The post-doctoral internship will start in December 2013 lasting 12 (twelve) months and may be renewed up to 60 (sixty) months, maximum. The stipend is R$ 4100 […]

  September 17 12:00 PM Debt challenges in the EU and the US and how the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) can be part of the solution with Jay Ralph   September 17 6:30 PM Islam and Democracy. Comparing Political Participation and Civic Engagement in Muslim Majority and Minority Countries: Methodology of the Research and […]

The Doctoral Programme in Law invites applications for six University of Turku Graduate School (UTUGS)-funded doctoral training positions. A UTUGS-funded position may begin on 1 January 2014 at the earliest, and the positions are fulfilled for a maximum of four years. The application period is September 2 – September 30, 2013. Please find the call […]

The sixth Melbourne Doctoral Forum on Legal Theory will be held this year on Monday, December 9th and Tuesday, December 10th, 2013  at the Melbourne Law School, Australia.  This year’s forum will explore the theme of Contamination.  They are seeking submissions from research students and early career researchers from all disciplines and diverse fields of […]

Deadline extended to July 15, 2013! The Bernard and Audre Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice at The University of Texas School of Law extends a call for papers for the Audre Rapoport Prize for Scholarship on Gender and Human Rights.  The $1,000 prize will be awarded to the winner of an interdisciplinary writing […]

The Bernard and Audre Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice at The University of Texas School of Law extends a call for papers for the Audre Rapoport Prize for Scholarship on Gender and Human Rights. The $1,000 prize will be awarded to the winner of an interdisciplinary writing competition on international human rights and […]

On May 3, 2013 Brown University hosted an inaugural event for the Santander-IGLP project “Law and the Arts in the Middle East Today”. This collaborative research project seeks to map the doctrinal arrangements, institutional structures and market practices governing “Law and the Arts” in the Middle East today with focus on the legal systems of […]

    The Zvi Meitar Center for Advanced Legal Studies at the Faculty of Law, Tel-Aviv University, Israel is pleased to announce a call for papers for “Law in a Changing World: A Workshop for Young Scholars” on October 30-31, 2013.  Event Description:  The modern world is changing at a rapid pace, and the law […]

  The Conference “Critical Foundations of Contemporary Cosmopolitanism” at New Europe College, Bucharest will be held on November 1-2, 2013. Keynote speakers will include Daniele Archibugi (Birkbeck and CNR, Rome),  James Bohman (tbc), (St. Louis),  Costas Douzinas (Birkbeck),  and Oliver Marchart (Düsseldorf).  Contributions are invited that address the questions of foundations of cosmopolitanism from perspectives such as: […]

The University of Bremen in Germany is offering two positions for Junior Research Group Leaders. The two research groups will join the Center for Transnational Studies of the Universities of Bremen and Oldenburg, where scholars mainly from economics, law, political science, and sociology collaborate. Applications from a broad spectrum of social sciences are welcome. Research proposals […]

The Melbourne Journal of International Law is seeking submissions for their second issue of 2013! They will be focusing on the concepts of the state and sovereignty, with emphasis on interdisciplinary approaches to international legal theory. Articles should be about 8,000 to 20,000 words in length. Commentaries that explore recent developments in a specific field […]

Law and Boundaries is an interdisciplinary yearly conference that aims to discuss and propose new perspectives on  the challenges the legal discipline is facing regarding its object, its function, its theoretical foundations and  its practical outcomes. This conference is organized by several of our IGLP Alumni and Faculty network from Sciences Po Law, such as Veronica […]

The Symposium on Technologies of Imperialism: Law in Contemporary and Historical Perspective, a conference for masters students is looking for paper submissions for the Symposium on March 16, 2013 at the University of London. The purpose of this symposium is to critically assess the role of law as a technology in imperialist projects and in […]