GPSG Newsflash 08/19


GPSG Newsflash 08/19
Events and Notices

02 December 2019

Dear Colleagues,

The Greek Politics Specialist Group is pleased to share the following news and details about calls for applications, research opportunities, and events:


1. Application Deadline Extended – Research Methods Seminar: The deadline for expression of interest for the Research Methods Seminar on Analysing Text and Discourse which will take place in Athens, on 8-10 January 2020, has been extended to 6 December

For more information about the workshop, please click here

2. GPSG Panels at the Annual PSA Conference: The Greek Politics Specialist Group (GPSG) is pleased to announce the organisation of five panels at the 70th Political Studies Association (PSA) Annual International Conference, hosted in Edinburgh from 6 to 8 April 2020:

– Joint Panel 1: ‘Shifting identities and constitutional resettlements – Europeanisation
through crisis?’ (Panel convened by the French, German, Greek, Italian, Nordic,  and Turkish Politics Specialist Groups).
– Joint Panel 2: ‘Governing in Europe – Governance of Europe’ (Panel convened by the French, German, Greek, Italian, Nordic,  and Turkish Politics Specialist Groups).
– ‘Public Opinion, Elections and Discourse in Contemporary Greece’.
– Thematic Panel 1: ‘Political Violence in Contemporary Greece’.
– Thematic Panel 2: ‘Political Violence: Theoretical and Comparative Perspectives’.
For more information about the list of presenters, please click here.



1. ‘Πολιτική Βία στην Ελλάδα της Κρίσης’: Στην παρούσα εκδήλωση  θα παρουσιαστούν τα ευρήματα του ερευνητικού έργου ‘Low intensity violence in crisis-ridden Greece: Evidence from the radical right and the radical left’, το οποίο πραγματοποιήθηκε στο πλαίσιο ερευνητικού προγράμματος του Hellenic Observatory (περισσότερες πληροφορίες εδώ). Εστιάζοντας στις διαφορετικές εκφράσεις πολιτικής βίας στην Ελλάδα, όπως αποτυπώθηκαν στα έντυπα και ηλεκτρονικά Μέσα από το 2008 έως το 2018, η έρευνα καταγράφει και θα παρουσιάσει τα βίαια περιστατικά, τους βίαιους δρώντες, το ιδεολογικό τους υπόβαθρο, τα ρεπερτόρια δράσης, τους στόχους, τις αιτίες και τις συνέπειές τους. 

Η εκδήλωση συνδιοργανώνεται από το Hellenic Observatory, London School of Economics, το Κέντρο Πολιτικών Ερευνών του Παντείου Πανεπιστημίου Κοινωνικών και Πολιτικών Επιστημών, το Πανεπιστήμιο του Exeter και θα φιλοξενηθεί από το Εμπορικό και Βιομηχανικό Επιμελητήριο Αθηνών στην Αίθουσα Ερμής (6ος Όροφος), την Τρίτη 17 Δεκεμβρίου 2019

Είσοδος ελεύθερη – εγγραφή απαραίτητη. Για να εγγραφείτε στην εκδήλωση, παρακαλώ πατήστε εδώ.

Για περισσότερες πληροφορίες σχετικά με την εκδήλωση, παρακαλώ πατήστε εδώ.



1. Hellenic Observatory – Visiting Fellows: The Hellenic Observatory welcomes applications for Visiting FellowsVisiting Senior Fellows & Visiting Professors by academics or policy practitioners who may want to spend a period of between 6-12 months at the LSE to conduct independent research on a topic relevant to the work of the Hellenic Observatory.

The Visiting appointment start date for this round of applications is from 2nd March 2020.

Deadline for Applications: 20 December 2019, 5pm GMT.

For more information, please click here.

2. Princeton University – Global History Workshops 2020: The Seeger Center for Hellenic Studies and the Global History Lab at Princeton University invite doctoral students enrolled at Greek institutions to submit applications for two global history workshops during 2020. This initiative will provide an opportunity for doctoral students engaged with global history perspectives to interact with scholars from another global region and to workshop their dissertation projects with peers, as well as faculty from Princeton and other institutions. All papers and discussions will be in English. 

The first workshop will be held on the Princeton campus, Friday-Saturday, February 14-15, 2020. Accepted applicants must commit to a week-long stay at Princeton (arrival Sunday, February 9 – departure Sunday, February 16, 2020) attending campus activities, doing research, and meeting informally with Princeton faculty and graduate students. The second workshop will be held in Athens, Tuesday-Wednesday, June 9-10, 2020.  Accepted applicants must commit to participating in both workshops.

Deadline for Applications: 9 December 2019.

For more information, please click here.


If you would like to share any news, advertise events or calls for papers, please contact Dimitris Skleparis.

Kind Regards,
Dimitris, on behalf of the GPSG Executive Committee.