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2nd Virtual Interdisciplinary Doctoral Symposium on Aging and Care - Migration

Aging, Care, and Migration: 2nd Interdisciplinary PhD Symposium

October 19-20, 2021 (online)

Keynote and Skills Workshop: Sandra Torres (Uppsala)

In the last decades, aging, care, and migration have become central concerns on an individual as well as on a societal level. Highlighting the significance of exchange between disciplines on these topics, the Symposium on Aging, Care and Migration aims at facilitating the international exchange of PhD students and establishing an early career network of emerging scholars. We are delighted to announce that the keynote on Day 1 will be given by Prof. Sandra Torres (Uppsala University, Sweden), leading expert in the field of Social Gerontology and Migration Studies, on “Caring democracy: the role that theoretically-astute understandings of ethnicity and race must play.” Additionally, Prof. Torres will hold a skills workshop on Day 1 (see program below).

IMPORTANT DETAILS:

Please find the call for papers here.

The event is free of charge, to attend register here.

Booklet of abstracts & presentation schedule

 

Day 1: October 19, 2021

2.30 – 5.30 pm (CET)

Workshop with Prof. Sandra Torres, Uppsala

“Managing Everyday Life as a Research-Focused Academic”

6.00 – 7.30 pm (CET)

Keynote by Prof. Sandra Torres, Uppsala

“Caring democracy: the role that theoretically-astute understandings of ethnicity and race must play”

Day 2: October 20, 2021

2.30 - 5.30 pm (CET)

PhD student presentations and discussion

We welcome submissions from PhD students from all fields of research and at all stages of their PhD projects.

 

Organizers: Center for Interdisciplinary Research on Aging and Care (CIRAC) in cooperation with the Research Network Heterogeneity and Cohesion with its clusters "Aging, Demography and Care" and "Migration".

Contact

Center for Interdisciplinary Research on Aging and Care
Attemsgasse 25/III
8010 Graz
Austria



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