Call for papers
The Challenge of the Refugee Crisis – Panacea or Pandemonium for Europe?
The organizing committee invites paper proposals on a wide range of topics related to the European Refugee Crisis and from disciplines such as political science, anthropology, sociology, international studies, security studies, geopolitics, area studies, economics, nationalism studies, and related fields. We especially welcome proposals on securitization of borders, migration and civil rights, the rise of the far right, labor migration, conflict resolution, and citizenship rights in Europe.
Applicants should be current undergraduate students. Each student can send only one paper proposal. Individual paper proposals must include three items, all in one file (doc or pdf format) sent to polsci[at]ceu[dot]edu:
*Contact information: the name, email, postal address and academic affiliation of the applicant (university, degree program, expected date of graduation).
*A 300- to 500-word abstract (shorter abstracts will not be considered)
*A 150-word biographical statement, in narrative form (a text with the length of one paragraph).
Limited amount of financial aid will be available for selected undergraduate students to participate in the event. Please indicate your need for financial aid when applying.
Organizers will secure accommodation in the CEU Residence Center at discount price. Lunches, snacks for breaks, and social events will be covered by the organizers.
All selected participinats will have to pay a 50 EUR conference registration fee.
The deadline for applications is extended to 15 May 2016.