Publish Date: 30.06.2021

Category: Eutopia

Consortium-related News

EUTOPIA long-term sustainability plan

EUTOPIA is preparing a long-term sustainability plan. Within the future governance charta of our alliance, students are invested in working on the principles of the governance of the future European University. An intensive online programme will gather students volunteers starting with September 13th. Students will have 2 or 3 hours conferences and workshops held by leading academics of EUTOPIA in the field of governance from CY (ESSEC), VUB and UL. A restitution of the work will be given on September 21st.

Events

Career Ambassador's workshop on June 21st!

The EUTOPIA Career Ambassador from CY Cergy Paris Université is inviting you to a workshop about student engagement on Monday 21st of June at 5 p.m! 
In the current European context where the active participation of young people and students in society tends to be highlighted, the question of recognising that engagement arises, in particular to spotlight transversal skills on the same level as academic knowledge. According to you, what is student engagement? And, how can you highlight it on your CV? 
Our guests from Animafac will try to answer those questions and to introduce you to the different types of student engagement. For more info, please visit the EUTOPIA Website.

To register, please fill in the form: https://forms.gle/MYM7vDgWTt28jfNX9

Career Ambassador's workshop on June 24th on Brexit

The EUTOPIA Career Ambassador from the University of Warwick is inviting you to a workshop on "Battling Brexit: immigration information for EU students looking for work in the UK" on Thursday 24th June at 6 pm.

The workshop aims to present the best immigration advices for the integration of European in a post-Brexit United Kingdom.
The panelists will explain all the immigration conditions for students, as well as the last tips to travel in the UK. The workshop will be held by the Immigration Service of the University of Warwick, they are willing to answer your questions!

To register, please fill in the form: https://lnkd.in/gGQuFsa

Opportunities

MSCA doctoral fellowships

The opening date of the Marie Sklodowska Curie Postdoctoral Fellowships 2021 Call is approaching (mid-June) and EUTOPIA European University has started spreading the word to attract the best international research talent!

Indeed, now is a good time to start preparing your proposal. More information about the MSCA-PF Call 2021 will be soon published on the European Commission Funding and Tenders Portal.
MSCA Postdoctoral Fellowships are for excellent researchers with a PhD degree and less than 8 years of research experience. You should not have carried out your main activity in the country of the hosting university for more than 12 months in the 3 years before the call deadline.

You can use the new MSCA Partnering Tool to find a suitable supervisor in one EUTOPIA university and send in your expression of interest before 30 June 2021.
More information through this link.

Postdoctoral fellowship opportunities at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel

Are you a PhD student on the lookout for a postdoctoral research opportunity in the capital of Europe? Are you a PostDoc interested in an enriching international experience by conducting research at VUB? Are you a professor interested to establish or strengthen the bonds with your EUTOPIA colleagues in Brussels by stimulating the mobility of your postdocs?
Then the Research Foundation Flanders (FWO) offers opportunities: FWO postdoctoral fellowships to support researchers who have recently completed their PhD, in developing an independent, international research career. The next call deadline is 1st of December 2021 (start of the fellowship (3 years) in October 2022). All details and eligibility criteria (0-6 years after PhD) can be found on https://www.fwo.be/en/fellowships-funding/postdoctoral-fellowships/
If you wish to apply and you have identified a VUB supervisor (or if you need help with this), then you can count on the support of the R&D department of VUB. To discover the support we offer for the application, feel free to contact us with questions you may have at .

Reminder

EUTOPIA Young Leaders Academy – call for applicants

Ready to join the EUTOPIA Young Leaders Academy?
Supporting research exchanges between high-potential, early to mid-career researcher from all EUTOPIA partner universities, the EUTOPIA Young Leaders Academy will constitute a community of promising independent research leaders, sharing and promoting European values and the EUTOPIA vision of an interconnected academic environment. 
Opening date for applications: 30 April 2021. Closing date for applications: 30 June 2021.
 
More information
Call description
Application form

EUTOPIA DocMob Doctoral Mobility Programme – call for applicants

EUTOPIA DocMob supports research visits of EUTOPIA PhD students across EUTOPIA partner universities, and hence supports research collaboration within the EUTOPIA Alliance. The programme is open to all academic disciplines and topics.
Applications can be submitted from 30 April 2021 until 22 June 2021.
 
More information
Call description
Application form

Summer schools offered by the EUTOPIA universities

Please find below a reminder list of all the different summer schools proposed by the EUTOPIA universities.
For more information, please click on the relevant summer school.

Calendar

April 30th - June 22nd
EUTOPIA DocMob Doctoral Mobility Programme – call for applicants

April 30th - June 30th
EUTOPIA Young Leaders Academy – call for applicants

June 7th - August 27th
Data Science for Social Good summer programme (University of Warwick)

June 30th - July 2nd
Student-led summer conference ‘Rethinking SDG UN 2030 in the Post Pandemic Era'

July 5th - 23th
Ljubljana Summer School - Take the Best from East and West

July 5th - 16th
VUB's Summer school on EU policy-making: analysing civil rights in the EU

July 5th - 30th
The University of Gothenburg’s Summer School for Sustainability

July 5th - 30th
Barcelona International Summer School

July 5th - 9th
Simulation of the Council's negotiations on post-2020 EU budget

July 12th - 16th & 19th - 23th
Ljubljana's Doctoral Summer School

September 16th - 17th
EUTOPIA Postgraduate Conference in Political Science and International Studies

September 28th - 29th
ICUR 2021

December 1st
Deadline for Postdoctoral fellowship opportunities at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel