More information on general courses!

Initial details of the 2015 IPS Winter School GENERAL COURSES are now available.One general course will be offered each week, between 10:00 and 12:00am, from Monday to Friday. Both courses are compulsory for students.

First Week: June 29 – July 03 2015

RBJ Walker, Professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Victoria, Canada, and in the International Relations Institute, IRI, PUC-RIO, will share his thinking on the relation between “Critical Theories and International Political Sociology”.

Click here for Walker’s profile.

Second Week: July 06 – July 10 2015

Jef Huysmans, Chair in Security Studies in the Department of Politics and International Studies of The Open University and director at the Centre for Citizenship Identities and Governance will consider how “Critical Methodologies and International Political Sociology” can benefit from each other.

Click here for Huysmans’s profile.

Please, click here for more information about application, fees, guest speakers and planned activities. For help with application and other enquiries, contact us on ipswinterschool@gmail.com.

Applications are now open!

We are pleased to announce that applications for the 2015 IPS Winter School are now open. Places are limited to 35 participants per week and will be assigned on a first-come, first served basis. Prospective participants should be currently carrying out or have concluded doctoral research in the last 5 years. Deadline for application is 18 May 2015.

Candidates may choose to apply for:

• Option 1: first week only (29 June – 03 July 2015) 

• Option 2: second week only (06 July – 10 July 2015) 

• Option 3: both weeks 


Prospective participants should fill in the Application Form (download here) and email it, along with supporting documents, to ipswinterschool@gmail.com by 18 May 2015.
Applicants that fulfill the eligibility criteria will be contacted with payment information. A reduced fee is available for registration paid in full by 10 May 2015.

Fees are (Brazilian Reais):

• One week: R$ 1.300,00 / R$ 1.100,00 Reduced fee
• Two weeks: R$ 1.950,00 / R$ 1.600,00 Reduced fee

Please, click here for more information about application, fees, guest speakers and planned activities. For help with application and other enquiries, contact us on ipswinterschool@gmail.com.