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UNESCO Chair in Human Rights: Understanding Institutional Racism in Comparative Perspective: From Lesson-drawing to an Agenda for Change
Event date: Tuesday, 20 April 2021
Hour:  15:00 19:30
Speaker: Robert Harmsen, Gary Younge, Debra Thompson, Halleh Ghorashi, Sandrine Gashonga

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Séminaire « pédagogie et psychanalyse » | Séance : La violence
Event date: Wednesday, 12 February 2020
Hour:  19:00 21:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg, Bâtiment des Sciences, Salle BS 1.04
ORBIT Open Day
Event date: Tuesday, 25 February 2020
Hour:  15:00 19:00
Place:  Black Box, Campus Belval, Maison des Sciences Humaines 11, Porte des Sciences L-4366 Esch-sur-Alzette
Effects of competition on universities. Building on the case of French universities
Event date: Tuesday, 10 March 2020
Hour:  17:00 19:00
Place:  Luxemburg Learning Center Hub 2.02
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Christine Musselin
SEMILUX - Monthly Seminar
Event date: Wednesday, 15 April 2020
Hour:  15:30 16:30
Building reliable bibliometric indicators for measuring research performance
Event date: Tuesday, 28 April 2020
Hour:  17:00 19:00
Place:  Remote Session
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Glänzel
remote session monthly seminar SEMILUX
Event date: Wednesday, 06 May 2020
Hour:  15:30 16:30
Speaker: Michel Beine, University of Luxembourg
Remote Session: Research on research: An overview of the landscape and its connections to research policy
Event date: Tuesday, 12 May 2020
Hour:  17:00 19:00
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Ludo Waltman Deputy Director, Professor of Quantitative Science Studies at the Centre for Science and Technology Studies at Leiden University, The Netherlands
Lecture Series “Science of Science in the Spotlight”
Event date: Tuesday, 09 June 2020
Hour:  17:00 18:30
Speaker: Dr. Chaomei Chen, Professor of Information Science at Drexel University, USA
SEMILUX - Monthly Seminar
Event date: Wednesday, 10 June 2020
Hour:  15:30 16:30
Academic promotions announced
Published on Friday, 26 June 2020
The University of Luxembourg is pleased to announce the following academic promotions.
SEMILUX a remote session
Event date: Wednesday, 01 July 2020
Hour:  15:30 16:30
Speaker: Daniel Oesch, University of Lausanne
Webinar: Professionalisierung durch Reflexion
Event date: Friday, 03 July 2020
Hour:  13:00 16:00
Place:  Online-Webinar
Online Seminar Semilux. Consumption taxes and income inequality. An international perspective with microsimulation
Event date: Wednesday, 16 September 2020
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Elvire Guillaud, University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne
SEMILUX Winter Programme
Event date: Wednesday, 16 September 2020
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Elvire Guillaud, PSE Paris 1 (co-authors: Julien Blasco, and Michaël Zemmour)
Lecture Series “Science of Science in the Spotlight”
Event date: Tuesday, 22 September 2020
Hour:  17:00 18:30
Speaker: Dr. Cassidy R. Sugimoto
“Migration, Labor Market and PISA“
Event date: Monday, 12 October 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Maximilian Schiele
SEMILUX Winter Program
Event date: Wednesday, 14 October 2020
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Liat Raz-Yurovich, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem (co-author: Ive Marx)
Doctoral Research Seminar - Higher education trajectories
Event date: Wednesday, 21 October 2020
Hour:  15:30 16:15
Speaker: Christina Haas
“Science of Science in the Spotlight”
Event date: Tuesday, 27 October 2020
Hour:  17:00 18:30
Speaker: Dr. Vincent Larivière - Professor of Information Science at Université de Montréal, Canada
Beyond school effects: the impact of private schooling differentiation and standardization of school systems on achievement inequality in Latin America
Event date: Monday, 02 November 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Francisco Ceron
Doctoral Research Seminar - Reading aloud in Human-Computer Interaction
Event date: Wednesday, 04 November 2020
Hour:  15:30 16:15
Place:  virtual or in-person
Speaker: Svenja Heuser
Brown Bag Seminar IRSEI
Event date: Monday, 09 November 2020
Hour:  1:00 14:00
Speaker: Lucas Nonnenmacher
LuxERA Conference 2020 - Tackling educational inequalities in Luxembourg and beyond
Event date: Wednesday, 11 November 2020
Hour:  14:00 12-11 | 12:00
Speaker: Keynote: Prof Dr Beng Huat See - Durham University
SEMILUX Winter Semester
Event date: Wednesday, 11 November 2020
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Patrick Präg, ENSAE Paris
SEMILUX returns, remotely!
Event date: Wednesday, 11 November 2020
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Patrick Präg, ENSAE Paris
Séminaire "pédagogie et psychanalyse" - Année académique 2020-2021
Published on Wednesday, 18 November 2020
Comment être à l’écoute et rencontrer le jeune dans ses difficultés et ses souffrances?
Online Seminar: Religion ist so überflüssig wie Musik
Published on Wednesday, 18 November 2020
In seinem neuesten Werk „Den Himmel zum Sprechen bringen“ skizziert Peter Sloterdijk in seinem ihm eigenen Stil Aspekte der Entwicklung und Spezifizität des religiösen Narrativs.
PhD Conference in Social Sciences
Event date: Thursday, 19 November 2020
Hour:  9:00 18:00
Séminaire « pédagogie et psychanalyse » | Séance : Acquisition du langage
Event date: Wednesday, 25 November 2020
Hour:  19:00 21:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg, Bâtiment des Sciences, Salle BS 0.04
Speaker: Dr. Jean-Marie Weber (Université du Luxembourg)
Partnership transitions at older ages and cognitive ageing
Event date: Monday, 30 November 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Anja Leist
Citizen science for more sustainable governance of freshwater ecosystems: a discussion of the current data processing network on water & Conceptualising Systemic Sustainability Dialogue trough design-based research
Event date: Wednesday, 02 December 2020
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Karl Arthur Pickar & Bo Manuel Raber
Brown Bag Seminar
Event date: Monday, 07 December 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Fabiana Ribeiro
Workshop Work-Life Balance in crisis times and beyond
Event date: Thursday, 10 December 2020
Hour:  10:00 16:00
Identifying modifiable social and behavioral risk factors for cognitive decline
Event date: Monday, 14 December 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Matthias Klee
SEMILUX Winter Semester
Event date: Wednesday, 16 December 2020
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Patricia McMullin, University of Turku
Inequality of Opportunity
Event date: Monday, 04 January 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Philippe Van Kerm
SEMILUX Winter Semester
Event date: Wednesday, 13 January 2021
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Lucas Chancel, World Inequality Lab; Sciences Po
Séminaire « pédagogie et psychanalyse » | Séance : La justice
Event date: Wednesday, 13 January 2021
Hour:  19:00 21:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg, Bâtiment des Sciences, Salle BS 0.04
Speaker: Dr. Jean-Marie Weber (Université du Luxembourg)
Comparison of distributions with new methods
Event date: Monday, 18 January 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Louis Chauvel
Changes in neighborhood-level socioeconomic disadvantage and older Americans’ cognitive functioning
Event date: Monday, 25 January 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Jason Settels
BROWN BAG SEMINAR - Unequal dialogues: evaluating adolescent learning using cross-national data from PISA
Event date: Monday, 01 February 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Emily Murphy
Positional education return in labour markets in highly unequal countries
Event date: Monday, 08 February 2021
Hour:  13:00 13:00
Speaker: Francisco Ceron
IRSEI BROWN BAG SEMINAR: Higher Education Expansion and Its Implications for Earnings Inequality in High-income Countries: Lessons from the Luxembourg Income Study
Event date: Monday, 15 February 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Petra Sauer, LIS-LISER
Does Online Dating Challenge Gendered Marital Practices
Event date: Wednesday, 17 February 2021
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Gina Potarca, University of Geneva
IRSEI Brown Bag Seminar: Machine learning approaches in the Social and Health Sciences
Event date: Monday, 22 February 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Anja Leist
Inequalities in science: A study of Major Research Collaboration Types and Their Implications for Academic Careers
Event date: Wednesday, 24 February 2021
Hour:  17:00 18:30
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Marek Kwiek - Director of the Center for Public Policy Studies, UNESCO Chair in Institutional Research and Higher Education Policy, University of Poznan, Poland
IRSEI BROWN BAG SEMINAR: Public support for wealth tax policies in Covid-19 times: Evidence from Luxembourg
Event date: Monday, 01 March 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Javier Olivera, LISER
DSOC Lecture Series: Inequalities in access in Higher Education
Event date: Wednesday, 03 March 2021
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Anna Mountford-Zimdars, University of Exeter
Islam and Human Rights. Rethinking Universalism and Justice in a Fragmented World
Event date: Thursday, 04 March 2021
Hour:  9:00 6:00
Exceptional Brown Bag Seminar: Rudi Balling, LCSB: Are neurodegenerative diseases the diabetes of the brain?
Event date: Monday, 08 March 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker:  Rudi Balling, LCSB
Religionsgespenster: Die religionskritischen Sphären des Peter Sloterdijk
Event date: Tuesday, 09 March 2021
Hour:  18:30 20:00
Place:  Online-Vortrag (Webex)
Speaker: Univ. Prof. Dr. Gregor Maria Hoff (Universität Salzburg)
IRSEI Brown Bag seminar: The top wealth to income ratio (TWIR): A measurement of extreme economic inequality at the pinnacle of society
Event date: Monday, 15 March 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Louis Chauvel
SEMILUX Seminar: Housing: The Underappreciated Policy Tool for Generational Equity
Event date: Wednesday, 17 March 2021
Hour:  15:30 07-03 | 17:00
Speaker: Lindsay Flynn, University of Luxembourg
IRSEI Brown Bag seminar: Presentation of the imerse project on social assistance in Luxembourg
Event date: Monday, 22 March 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Philippe Van Kerm
DSOC Lecture Series: Intergenerational Reproduction of Inequality in the Transition to Adulthood in the U.S. Context
Event date: Wednesday, 24 March 2021
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Jeylan T. Mortimer, University of Minnesota
Initial Progress on the Science of Science
Event date: Wednesday, 31 March 2021
Hour:  17:00 18:30
Place:  Remote Session
Speaker: Dr. Dashun Wang - Associate Professor of Management and Organizations at the Kellogg School of Management, and the McCormick School of Engineering, Northwestern University, USA
IRSEI Brown Bag Seminar: An Intersectional Analysis of the Gendered Interactions between Job Security, Age, and Education in their Impacts upon Job Satisfaction
Event date: Monday, 12 April 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Jason Settels
Uni includes citizens in study for more sustainable water governance
Published on Wednesday, 14 April 2021
For the second edition of WaterBlitz Luxembourg, researchers at the University of Luxembourg and their partner Earthwatch invite residents to contribute to the analysis of fresh water in Luxembourg...
SEMILUX Seminar: Early selection and social inequality of educational outcomes: reforms and mechanisms
Event date: Wednesday, 14 April 2021
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Herman van de Werfhorst, University of Amsterdam
UNESCO Chair in Human Rights: Understanding Institutional Racism in Comparative Perspective: From Lesson-drawing to an Agenda for Change
Event date: Tuesday, 20 April 2021
Hour:  15:00 19:30
Speaker: Robert Harmsen, Gary Younge, Debra Thompson, Halleh Ghorashi, Sandrine Gashonga
Social Science Department Lecture Series: New Parties and Illiberalism in Central Europe and Beyond
Event date: Wednesday, 21 April 2021
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Tim Haughton, University of Birmingham
IRSEI Brown Bag seminar: Presentation of the YAC project on adolescents during the COVID-19 pandemic
Event date: Monday, 26 April 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Speaker: Robin Samuel
The phenomenal speed of innovation during the COVID pandemic - lessons learned from the crisis
Event date: Wednesday, 28 April 2021
Hour:  17:00 18:30
Speaker: Dr. Dominique Foray - Professor of Economics and Management of Innovations, Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland
Institutional Dynamics and Artifacts: On Visual Organizational Indicators of Global and Historical Cultural Patterns
Event date: Wednesday, 19 May 2021
Hour:  17:00 18:30
Speaker: Dr. Gili S. Drori - Associate Professor, Chair of the Department of Sociology & Anthropology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
SEMILUX Seminar: How welfare-state regime shapes the gap in subjective wellbeing between people with and without disability
Event date: Wednesday, 26 May 2021
Hour:  15:30 17:00
Speaker: Andreas Hadjar, University of Luxembourg
Data Sharing - variously shaped research practices
Event date: Wednesday, 30 June 2021
Hour:  17:00 18:30
Speaker: Dr. Eva Barlösius - Professor for Macrosociology, Leibniz University of Hannover, Germany
Understanding Chinese science: new perspectives from scientometrics and research policy
Event date: Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Hour:  17:00 18:30
Speaker: Dr. Lin Zhang - Professor at the School of Information management, Wuhan University, China