10th edition of the City Health Conference – in partnership with UW 9-10 June 2020 (CONFERENCE CANCELED)

We are pleased to announce that the University of Warsaw will be a partner of the 10th edition of the City Health Conference, which will take place 9 in Warsaw, Poland, June 9-10, 2020. The event examines current policy and practice in relation to public health and health behaviours in cities. More information including rules of abstracts submission (until Feb. 29) to be found here. CONFERENCE IS CANCELED (most probably will be rescheduled to a later date)

ISS coordinated project “”Social Space, Fields and Relationality (SSFR) in Contemporary and Historical Social Analysis” begins

From 1 December 2019 a project financed by the academic exchange agency NAWA, entitled “Social Space, Fields and Relationality (SSFR) in Contemporary and Historical Social Analysis. Research Network” begins. The project is being implemented at ISS UW in cooperation with the Institute of Sociology of UW in partnership with 5 research centres from France, Italy, Norway and Germany. Detailed information is available at the link.


ISS to coordinate a research network supported by a NAWA grant


The ISS will coordinate the project received by the University of Warsaw from the National Agency for Academic Exchange (NAWA) under the Academic International Partnerships program. The funds from the Academic International Partnerships programme will be used to build a research network consisting of research units from France (EHESS in Paris and the University of Strasbourg), Germany (University of Bonn), Norway (University of Oslo), Italy (University of Bologna) and Poland (University of Warsaw). On the part of the University of Warsaw, the Robert Zajonc Institute of Social Studies will be involved in building the network together with the Institute of Sociology. The main task of the network will be to develop the relational paradigm in social sciences.

UW laureatem konkursów Narodowej Agencji Wymiany Akademickiej

Conference invitation “”EQUAL BEFORE THE STATE?” Sept. 20, 2019.

ISS  with Center for French Cultural Studies, University of Warsaw (OKFiSF UW) and Institute of Sociology, University of Warsaw (IS UW) invite you to participate in the French-Polish Conference: “EQUAL BEFORE THE STATE? CRITICAL SOCIAL RESEARCH OF PUBLIC POLICIES AND PUBLIC ACTION” to be held on 20 September 2019 (Friday) at the University of Warsaw, ul. Dobra 55, room 3.014.

Please find the program and detailed description of the conference here

Registration is required at email address: iss@uw.edu.pl  or at Facebook conference webpage: https://www.facebook.com/events/2286240878306071/  Deadline: 15th September (limited number of places).

Ukazała się książka “Kariery akademickie kobiet i mężczyzn: różne czy podobne?” pod red. R.Siemieńskiej

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Nakładem Wydawnictwa Naukowego Scholar ukazała się praca zbiorowa pt. “Kariery akademickie kobiet i mężczyzn: różne czy podobne?” pod redakcją prof. Renaty Siemieńskiej. Powstała ona w ramach realizowanego w ISS UW projektu badawczego Programu Polsko-Norweska Współpraca Badawcza. Więcej pod linkiem: https://scholar.com.pl/pl/3854-kariery-akademickie-kobiet-i-mezczyzn-br-rozne-czy-podobne.html