Fellowships

  • 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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  • Russia in Global Dialogue Fellowships

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

    This fellowship program is dedicated to commemorate Jan Patočka's name and work. It aims to foster research inspired by Jan Patočka’s thought and committed to his legacy. The fellowships enable Czech researchers to work on a project of their own choice.
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  • Hebrew University Junior Fellowship

    The European Forum at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem and the IWM jointly award one six-month Junior Visiting Fellowships to Ph.D. candidates in the humanities or social sciences from the Hebrew University.
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  • Alexander Herzen Junior Fellowships

    This program is open to doctoral and post-doctoral researchers in the humanities or social sciences from several districts of the Russian Federation.
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  • Junior Fellowship for Scholars from Ukraine

    This program supports research on the intellectual, cultural, social and political legacies of Europe in the history of Ukraine. Doctoral and post-doctoral researchers from Ukraine are eligible to apply.
    Deadline: January 31, 2015
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  • CEU Junior 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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  • Bronisław Geremek Junior and Senior 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.
    Deadline: February 15, 2015
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  • Józef Tischner Junior 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
    Deadline: December 20, 2014
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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.
    Deadline: February 28, 2015
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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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Publications

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Heft 45: Maidan – Die unerwartete Revolution
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Heft 45: Maidan - Die unerwartete Revolution

Sommer 2014 Gastherausgeberin: Tatiana Zhurzhenko Nach dem Scheitern der Orangen Revolution von 2004 schien die Ukraine abgeschrieben – bei den eigenen Bürgern und in der Welt. Doch von Ende 2013 bis ins Frühjahr 2014 protestierten Hunderttausende Ukrainer auf ...

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Let’s get to Work! The Future of Labour in Europe
1 BooksIlaria Maselli, Marcela Veselkova, Miroslav Beblavy

Let’s get to Work! The Future of Labour in Europe

Edited by Miroslav Beblavý, Ilaria Maselli, Marcela Veselková János Mátyás Kovács, IWM Permanent Fellow, led a subsection of this major EU FP7-funded research project. His team of researchers examined  the cultural construction of a ‘good job’ ...

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Stalin and Europe: Imitation and Domination, 1928-1953
1 BooksRay Brandon, Timothy Snyder

Stalin and Europe: Imitation and Domination, 1928-1953

The Soviet Union was the largest state in the twentieth-century world, but its repressive power and terrible ambition were most clearly on display in Europe. Under the leadership of Joseph Stalin, the Soviet Union transformed ...

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Democracy Disrupted: The Politics of Global Protest
1 BooksIvan Krastev

Democracy Disrupted: The Politics of Global Protest

Since the financial meltdown of 2008, political protests have spread around the world like chain lightning, from the "Occupy" movements of the United States, Great Britain, and Spain to more destabilizing forms of unrest in ...

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Research