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EMN Yearly Conference
EMN conference 2018
Published on Tuesday, 11 September 2018

10 Years EMN - European Migration Network

Yearly Conference

Attracting and retaining third-country national students and resea...

Film presentation "The human scale"
Published on Monday, 24 September 2018
Wednesday, 26 September, 18h00 in the MSA, Salle 3.500, a film will be shown on the work of the Danish Architect and Planner Jan Gehl, whose office is famous for bringing a ne...
Auftaktkonferenz / Conférence de lancement – Border Studies
Published on Wednesday, 26 September 2018
Unter dem Titel „Border Studies: Auf dem Weg zu einem Exzellenz-Wissenschaftsnetzwerk“ präsentiert sich das Interreg VA Großregion Projekt „UniGR-Center for Border Studies“ (UniGR-CBS) am 24. Oktob...
2. Seminar 'Border Studies' / 2ème séminaire 'Border Studies'
Published on Wednesday, 26 September 2018
Inter- und Transdisziplinarität: ein b/ordering Prozess?
Die wissenschaftliche Beschäftigung mit ‚Grenze(n)‘ ist seit jeher ein multidisziplinäres Feld, in dem verschiedene Auffassunge...
Guest lecture series in geography: SUBURBAN TRANSITIONS
Published on Wednesday, 26 September 2018
Suburban Transitions is a guest lecture series in geography and spatial planning devoted to analysing spatial trends and policies in and for suburban areas. After at least two decades of den...
Guest lecture: CAN URBAN SPRAWL BE HALTED IN FLANDERS?
Published on Thursday, 27 September 2018
Tuesday, October 2nd, 13h-14h | MSH - Black Box
CAN URBAN SPRAWL BE HALTED IN FLANDERS? GEO-RESEARCH IN SUPPORT OF SPATIAL PLANNING POLICY
Dr Guy Engelen, Flemish Institut...
Guest Lecture: WHICH SUBURBS IN AN URBAN AGE?
Published on Tuesday, 02 October 2018
WHICH SUBURBS IN AN URBAN AGE?

by Nick Phelps (University of Melbourne)

Thursday 4th of Oct. 14h30-15h30, MSH, Black Box

Attendance is free. No registration required.

2. Forum Großregion des Projekts UniGR-Center for Border Studies
Published on Thursday, 18 October 2018
'REALITÄTEN UND VISIONEN DER GRENZÜBERSCHREITENDEN MOBILITÄT IM BILDUNGSBEREICH'
7. November 2018, 16.00 Uhr │ Haus der Großregion
Die grenzüberschreitende Mobilität ste...
New book out with Routledge, including a chapter on Belval
Published on Monday, 22 October 2018
Global Planning Innovations for Urban Sustainability

Routledge, ed. by Sébastien Darchen and Glen Searle

CfP JSSJ: Territorial development+local autonomy=spatial (in)justice?
jssj
Published on Wednesday, 24 October 2018
This call for papers intends to critically question the links between local autonomy and spatial justice in the context of territorial development policies that aim to strengthen the room for manoe...
Keynote "Youth on the move?" by Birte Nienaber
Published on Wednesday, 31 October 2018
Birte Nienaber gives a keynote on the "Learning by leaving" conference 2018 in Cologne.
Vient de paraitre, un chapitre de Cyril Blondel
Published on Monday, 12 November 2018
« Penser la relation à l’autre. L’élargissement de l’Union européenne vu depuis la frontière Serbie/Croatie » dans l’ouvrage collectif « Politiques des frontières » sous...
National Focal Point FRANET in Luxembourg
Published on Tuesday, 27 November 2018
On November 1st , 2018 the Institute of Geography and Spatial Planning became the National Focal Point FRANET in Luxembourg – data collection and research services on fundamental rights...
New image film "Master in Border Studies"
Published on Wednesday, 28 November 2018
The new image film of the Master in Border Studies by the DFH/UFA is available!
Job offer: Research specialist (M/F, 1/2 time), Institute of Geography
Published on Thursday, 29 November 2018
The University of Luxembourg is looking for its Faculty of Language and Literature, Humanities, Arts and Education within the Research Unit IPSE a legal expert

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Globalized Borders: An Archaeology of Border Theory, Border Poetics and Border Aesthetics
Event date: Thursday, 06 December 2018
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Place:  Campus Belval, Maison du Savoir, salle 4.510
Workshop H2020 CrossCult project
crosscult H2020
Published on Monday, 07 January 2019
Friday Jan 18th the Institute of Geography and Spatial planning are hosting a small workshop to mark the end of the H2020 CrossCult project.
We will be reflecting upon the role th...
FRANET Luxembourg in Vienna
Published on Thursday, 14 February 2019
On 14 February 2019 members of the FRANET Luxembourg are attending the FRANET meeting at the EU Agency for fundamental rights in Vienna. 
Lecture series: Geographies of (in)justice
Geographies of spatial (in)justice Guest lecture series
Published on Wednesday, 20 February 2019
“Regeneration not speculation” says a billboard in Belfast that we chose for our poster. “Unfair taxation = social anger” says some graffiti in the streets of Paris after a day of “yellow vests” de...
Job offer (permanent): Migration issues in Luxembourg
job
Published on Monday, 04 March 2019
JOB: Are you interested to work on migration issues in Luxembourg?
Call for papers: Refuge Europe – a question of solidarity?
Published on Monday, 04 March 2019
International conference at Chemnitz University of Technology, Germany

September 30-October 2, 2019

GUEST LECTURE: Does spatial proximity erase social inequalities?
Published on Tuesday, 02 April 2019
GUEST LECTURE SERIES IN GEOGRAPHY AND SPATIAL PLANNING 

Geographies of (in)justice

Thursday, April 11th, 12.30-14.00 | MSH Blackbox 

Sylvie T...

New: Les travailleurs frontaliers au Luxembourg et en Suisse
Published on Monday, 29 April 2019
Nouvelle parution en accès libre

Pigeron-Piroth, I. / Wille, C. (éd.) : Les travailleurs frontaliers au Luxembourg et en Suisse : Emploi, Quotidien et Perceptions

UniGR-C...

Mapathon, Call for Volunteers
Mapathon
Published on Tuesday, 30 April 2019
Announcing the first Mapathon organised in Luxembourg for humanitarian actions. The event is a Médecins Sans Frontières Luxembourg (MSF) partnership with the Geography and Spatial...
Jan-Tobias Doerr defended his PhD thesis
Published on Monday, 13 May 2019
On May 2nd , Jan-Tobias Doerr successfully defended his PhD thesis scrutinizing the sustainable transition process in Beckerich, inquiring into the relationality, practices, and learning...
Journée professionnelle – Master en Border Studies
Event date: Tuesday, 18 June 2019
Hour:  10:00 15:15
Place:  Université de la Sarre, Graduate Center (C9.3), Saarbrücken (Germany)
New H2020 project at FLSHASE
Published on Wednesday, 24 July 2019
Congratulations to Prof. Dr. Birte Nienaber and her team who have been awarded European funding for their H2020 proposal MIMY - Empowerment through liqu...
CfP IGU conference Urban Challenges in a Complex World
IGU Conference 2019
Published on Wednesday, 23 January 2019
The Urban Commission of the International Geographical Union (IGU) in collaboration with the Urban Studies team of the Institute of Geography and Spatial Planning, University of Luxembourg, is p...
CFP: RGS-IBG Annual International Conference, London, 28-30 Aug 2019
Published on Monday, 14 January 2019
Call for papers: RGS-IBG Annual International Conference, London, 28-30 Aug 2019

“Emerging notions in the analysis of forced migration and borders: Ambiguity, improvisation and more”...

CFP RGS-IBG 2019 Europe and marginality
Published on Monday, 14 January 2019
Call for papers: RGS-IBG Annual International Conference, London, 28-30 Aug 2019

“Europe and marginality: Decolonising policy on refugees and peripheries”

Session convenors:...

2ème Journée professionnelle – Master en Border Studies
Event date: Wednesday, 04 September 2019
Hour:  10:00 17:15
Place:  Maison des Sciences Humaines, Blackbox
Praxistag 2 – Master in Border Studies
Event date: Wednesday, 04 September 2019
Hour:  10:00 17:15
Place:  Universität Luxemburg, Maison des Sciences Humaines, Blackbox
Guest Lecture Series: OUR COMMON GROUND
Our common ground
Published on Tuesday, 08 October 2019
University of Luxembourg-Geography & Spatial Planning is pleased to announce an exciting programme of talks entitled 'Our Common Ground : The Political Economy of Land Property and Prospects fo...
WORT article about the National Library
Published on Wednesday, 09 October 2019
New article in the WORT about the new National Library on Kirchberg from Markus Hesse
Lecture series, Nov. 5th: The Rights to Land ...
Published on Tuesday, 29 October 2019
Lecture series of the Institute of Geography and Spatial Planning “Our Common Ground”

Dr Brigitta Gerber/Klaus Hubmann: “The Rights to Land through participatory instruments”

MAPATHON Nov. 13, 2019
Mapathon
Published on Wednesday, 06 November 2019
Mapathon: Come and help MSF map Central African Republic
13 November 2019 - University of Luxembourg
Belval Campus
Science Festival 2019: play with Science!
Science Festival
Event date: Thursday, 07 November 2019
Hour:  10:00 10-11 | 18:00
Place:  Luxembourg-Grund Musée national d’histoire naturelle + Abbaye Neumünster
Our Common Ground - next lecture
Published on Wednesday, 27 November 2019
The next session of our Lecture Series in Geography and Spatial Planning takes place on
Tuesday, 3rd of December 2019, 12:30-14:00,
Campus Belval – Blackbox, Maison des Sc...
CANCELLED: Our Common Ground - lecture 17.12.
Published on Thursday, 12 December 2019
Unfortunately the lecture by Mrs. Thalgott planned for 17.12. was cancelled due to a death in the family.
New: Border Experiences in Europe
Published on Wednesday, 18 December 2019
For the last decade, borders in Europe have been back on the political agenda. Border research has reacted to that and is forging new ways of thinking and analysing borders. The book release (2020)...
Lecture series OUR COMMON GROUND
Published on Thursday, 16 January 2020
Next guest lecture 21.1.2020

The Power of the Land
Dirk Löhr, Hochschule Trier

Associate Professor in Urban Regeneration (m/f)
Published on Thursday, 06 February 2020
The University of Luxembourg is recruiting for the Faculty of Humanities, Education and Social Sciences an:

Associate Professor in Urban Regeneration (m/f)

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5 months: Research & development specialist
Published on Tuesday, 11 February 2020

Research & development specialist (m/f) - Department of Geography and Spatial Planning

CANCELLED: 5. Forum Großregion des UniGR-Center for Border Studies
Published on Wednesday, 19 February 2020
Unfortunately, this conference is cancelled.

Aktuelle Herausforderungen der Raumentwicklung in der Großregion

19. März 2020, 16:00 - 18:00 Uhr

Haus der...

CANCELLED: 5e Forum Grande Région de l’UniGR-Center for Border Studies
Published on Wednesday, 19 February 2020
Unfortunately, this conference is cancelled.

19 mars 2020, 16h00 – 18h00

Maison de la Grande Région, Esch-sur-Alzette (LU)

Les besoins territoriaux dans le contexte...

International Geographical Union (IGU)
Published on Thursday, 27 February 2020
International Geographical Union / Union Géographique International (IGU/UGI)

National Committee Luxembourg constituted

On February 13, about 30 Geographers from vari...

CANCELLED: Public keynote lecture
Event date: Thursday, 19 March 2020
Hour:  12:30 13:30
Place:  Maison des Sciences Humaines, Blackbox, Campus Belval
Postponed: Kapuscinski Development Lecture
Event date: Tuesday, 24 March 2020
Hour:  17:00 18:30
Place:  University of Luxembourg Campus Belval, Black Box
New publication: Borders and cross-border labor markets
Published on Tuesday, 31 March 2020
We are happy to announce the new publication of the thematic issue:

Belkacem, R. & Pigeron-Piroth, I. (Eds.): BORDERS AND CROSS-BORDER LABOR MARKETS: Opportunities and Challenges...

New publication: Borders in Times of Covid-19
Published on Tuesday, 07 April 2020
Reflections on borders and border spaces during the times of the Corona crisis: 

Christian Wille (2020): Borders in Times of Covid-19 / Grenzen in Zeiten von Covid-19. BorderObs...

New publication: Möglichkeitsräume
Published on Tuesday, 07 April 2020
 
New date: IMISCOE-Conference in Luxembourg 2021
Published on Friday, 08 May 2020
After the postponement of this year’s IMISCOE-Conference due to the COVID-19-Crisis, we are happy to inform you that the IMISCOE Conference in Luxembourg has been postponed to next year.

Virtual IMISCOE-Conference this July
Published on Wednesday, 13 May 2020
We are happy to inform you that IMISCOE, in cooperation with the Open University and the UL, will host its first online conference
This conference w...
New publication: Les Cahiers de la Grande Région
Published on Monday, 25 May 2020
We are happy to announce the edition of the new publication:
Virtual roundtable
Published on Monday, 25 May 2020
Virtual roundtable – Border realities in the Greater Region in times of the pandemic
Neuerscheinung: Postwachstumsgeographien
Published on Tuesday, 16 June 2020
Bastian Lange, Martina Hülz, Benedikt Schmid & Christian Schulz (Hg.): Postwachstumsgeographie. Raumbezüge diverser und alternativer Ökonomien.
CANCELLED: IMISCOE 17th Annual Conference
Published on Tuesday, 08 October 2019

Due to the COVID19 crisis, the conference needs to be canceled for these dates and will be postponed to a later date.
Mo...

New issue of “UniGR-CBS Borders in Perspective”
Published on Tuesday, 30 June 2020

Bordering in Pandemic Times. Insights into the COVID-19 Lockdown

From mid-March 2020 border controls were reintroduced, borders closed, curfews imposed and freedom of movement and...

First online IMISCOE Conference held successfully
Published on Wednesday, 15 July 2020
On July 1st and 2nd the first online IMISCOE*-Conference h...