Fellowships

  • Albert Hirschman Fellowships

    The Albert Hirschman Fellowship is given to distinguished senior scholars, who have contributed to re-framing some of the major questions in social sciences.
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  • Bronisław Geremek Fellowships

    To commemorate the Polish scholar, intellectual and politician Bronisław Geremek the IWM awards fellowships to Polish researchers studying Polish national heritage in the context of the European tradition.
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  • CEU Fellowships

    The Central European University (CEU) in Budapest and the IWM are jointly awarding fellowships to young researchers in the humanities and social sciences who are enrolled in a doctoral program at the CEU.
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  • Eurasia in Global Dialogue Fellowships

    Scholars and publicists from the Eurasia region are invited to spend some months at the IWM in order to engage in a dialogue with the Institute's community and the broader public as well as to develop or intensify their media presence in the West.
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  • EURIAS Fellowships

    The European Institutes for Advanced Study (EURIAS) Fellowship Programme is an international researcher mobility programme offering 10-month residencies in one of the 16 participating Institutes.
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  • Graduate Institute Fellowships

    The joint fellowship programme of the Graduate Institute in Geneva and the IWM supports PhD students and young doctoral graduates who would like to pursue research as Junior Visiting Fellows at the IWM.
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  • Hebrew University Fellowships

    The European Forum at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem and the IWM jointly award a six-month Visiting Fellowship to a PhD candidate or a faculty member at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
    Deadline: March 17, 2019
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  • IWM Summer School: Democracy and Demography

    To exist in a democracy means to be counted, and ideally to feel as if what one does truly count. At this summer school, we will discuss how the demography of a polity is presumed to impact its form of government.
    Deadline: March 31, 2019
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  • Jan Patočka Fellowships

    This fellowship program is dedicated to commemorate Jan Patočka's name and work. It aims to foster groundbreaking research in the Humanities and Social Sciences. The fellowships enable Czech researchers to work on a project of their own choice.
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  • Józef Tischner Fellowships
    for Polish and Polish-American Scholars

    In memoriam Józef Tischner, founding President of the IWM, fellowships are awarded to junior researchers from Poland and young Polish-American scholars.
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  • Krzysztof Michalski Fellowships

    In memory and honor of its founding Rector, Krzysztof Michalski, the IWM has established a new fellowship program consisting of one senior and two junior positions in the fields of continental philosophy or religion.
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  • Milena Jesenská Fellowships for Journalists

    This program offers experienced journalists time off from their professional duties in order to pursue in-depth research on a topic of their choice, which addresses issues of European relevance.
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  • ÖAW Fellowships

    Each year several PhD candidates and post-doctoral researchers who have been selected by the DOC, DOC-team and APART programs of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (ÖAW) are offered research residencies at the IWM.
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  • Paul Celan Fellowships for Translators

    The Paul Celan Fellowships support East-West, West-East and East-East translations of canonical texts as well as contemporary key works in the humanities, social sciences and cultural studies.
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  • Ukraine in European Dialogue Fellowships

    This junior fellowship program aims to support the research of Ukrainian scholars who are completing or have recently completed doctoral studies in a Ukrainian institution of higher education.
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Publications

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Wenn Demokratien demokratisch untergehen
3 BooksKatharina Hasewend, Ludger Hagedorn, Shalini Randeria

Wenn Demokratien demokratisch untergehen

Demokratie ist die Regierungsform unserer Zeit. Dennoch erodiert ihre Legitimität gleichsam von innen heraus. Wie vollzieht sich dieser Prozess und welche Handlungsmöglichkeiten gibt es, dem demokratischen Untergang der Demokratie entgegenzuwirken? Die weltweite Verbreitung und Beliebtheit der ...

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Principes de politique
5 Paul Celan Translation ProgramBenjamin Constant

Principes de politique

[Benjamin Constant: Principy politiky] Translated into Czech by Hana Fořtová Paul Celan Visiting Fellow 2016 Benjamin Constant de Rebecque se narodil v Lausanne v protestantské rodině. Mládí strávil na cestách se svým otcem. Pobýval střídavě v Holandsku, Belgii, ...

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La città post-secolare. Il nuovo dibattito sulla secolarizzazione
3 BooksPaolo Costa

La città post-secolare. Il nuovo dibattito sulla secolarizzazione

In breve Il tema con cui questo libro si misura è il passato prossimo della teoria della secolarizzazione. Ha quindi a che fare con il destino della religione, e pure della laicità, oggi. L’Autore intende offrire ...

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IWMpost 122
IWMpost Archive

IWMpost 122

Download Contents Vienna Humanities Festival 2018 Der Weg in die Unfreiheit / von Timothy Snyder Macht und Ohnmacht / Vienna Humanities Festival Signal or Noise? Power and Powerlessness in the Media / by John Palattella Women's Empowerment Sexuelle Belästigung: ...

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Widening the Context: The Eurozine Anthology
3 BooksCarl Henrik Fredriksson, Klaus Nellen, Simon Garnett

Widening the Context: The Eurozine Anthology

What started thirty-five years ago as an informal meeting of European editors became the basis for Eurozine, founded in 1998 as an online cultural journal and editorial network. To celebrate this double anniversary, Eurozine has ...

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Korespondencja Jana Patočki z Ireną Krońską i Krzysztofem Michalskim (wraz z listami Tadeusza Krońskiego)
5 Paul Celan Translation ProgramKrzysztof Michalski

Korespondencja Jana Patočki z Ireną Krońską i Krzysztofem Michalskim (wraz z listami Tadeusza Krońskiego)

Korespondencja Jana Patočki z Ireną Krońską i Krzysztofem Michalskim (wraz z listami Tadeusza Krońskiego) Z francuskiego i czeskiego przełożył Wojciech Starzyński Z niemieckiego przełożył Daniel R. Sobota Wstępem opatrzył Wojciech Starzyński Wydawnictwo IFIS PAN Warszawa 2018 „Nie były to oczywiście łatwe ...

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Pogroms et Ghetto: Les Musulmans dans l’Inde Contemporaine
3 BooksCharlotte Thomas

Pogroms et Ghetto: Les Musulmans dans l’Inde Contemporaine

En 2002 se sont déroulées dans l’État du Gujarat les plus graves attaques contre des musulmans qu’a connues la République indienne depuis 1947. 2 000 d’entre eux ont péri au cours des violences qui ont ...

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Perceptions of Society in Communist Europe: Regime Archives and Popular Opinion
3 BooksMuriel Blaive

Perceptions of Society in Communist Europe: Regime Archives and Popular Opinion

Drawing on archival sources from Czechoslovakia, Poland, East Germany, Romania and Bulgaria, Perceptions of Society in Communist Europe considers whether and to what extent communist regimes cared about popular opinion, how they obtained their information, ...

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Research

  • Decent Society

    Modernization and globalization have not only aggravated existing inequalities but have also produced new forms of inequality. This research focus maps not only the realities of injustice under conditions of multi-scalar governance and legal pluralism but also the potential of creating justice.
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  • Democracy in Question

    Globalisation, combined with new opportunities opened up by the digital revolution, have led to a radical questioning of democratic institutions, and sharpened tensions between national democracies and the global market. What then is the future of democracy?
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  • Europe’s Pasts and Futures

    The successful story of overcoming war, the divisions between East and West and the transformation from dictatorship to democracy paved the way for a reunited Europe. However, history also seems to have placed a limit upon solidarity in the EU of the 21st century.
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