Postdoctoral Research Associate – University of Liverpool

Tweet    Thanks to generous funding from The Economic and Social Research Council, for a project called: ‘Changing Socio-Spatial Inequalities: Population change and the lived experience of inequality in urban South Africa’, there is a post-doctoral research opportunity available, based at the University of Liverpool.     Please see here for more details.     […]

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Fully Funded EPSRC PhD studentship on population stability and residential mobility in London

Tweet    Fully Funded EPSRC PhD studentship on population stability and residential mobility in London     There is an excellent opportunity to apply for a fully funded 4-year EPSRC PhD studentship at the UCL Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis, focusing on the long term prospects of large urban residential development initiatives in London in […]

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Call for abstracts – PopFest 2016: The 24th Annual Population Postgraduate Conference

Tweet  4th – 6th July 2016   University of Manchester   PopFest is an annual Population Studies conference for postgraduate students organised by fellow postgraduates. It provides an excellent opportunity to bring together researchers from various Social Science disciplines such as Demography, Human Geography, Urban Planning, Sociology, Social Anthropology, Social Statistics, Politics and other related […]

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Policy Forum: Europe’s migration crisis? 22 March 2016, RGS-IBG

TweetEurope’s migration crisis? 21st Century Challenges: Policy Forum Tuesday 22 March 2016: 5.30pm – 7.30pm (with the opportunity to stay for dinner until 9.30pm) Join the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) for a lively panel discussion (5.30pm – 7.30pm), with the opportunity to stay for dinner (7.30pm – 9.30pm) to explore the challenges and opportunities […]

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Joanna Stillwell Undergraduate Dissertation Prize 2015

Tweet  Joanna Stillwell Undergraduate Dissertation Prize 2015 The Population Geography Research Group is pleased to announce the winners of the Joanna Stillwell Undergraduate Dissertation Prize, 2015. This prize is named in memory of Joanna Stillwell, daughter of Professor John Stillwell of the University of Leeds. The Population Geography Research Group awards three prizes (£100 for […]

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Call for Papers – AAG 2016 – Geographies of Internal Migration: Cross-National Trends and Patterns

Tweet    Geographies of Internal Migration: Cross-National Trends and Patterns     Convenors: Professor Thomas Cooke (University of Connecticut), Dr Ian Shuttleworth (QUB), Professor Darren Smith (Loughborough University) and Dr Nik Lomax (University of Leeds)     Sponsored by the Population Speciality Group of the AAG and the Population Geography Research Group of the RGS/IBG […]

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Job opportunity: Research fellow demographic change and world population

TweetDear colleagues, Please follow this link to see a job advert from the Federal Institute for Population Research. The research group Demographic Change and World Population at the Federal Institute for Population Research is currently recruiting for a research fellow (48 month fixed term contract, full time). The research position requires a master degree (or […]

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Lectureship In Quantitative Health Geography, Uni of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand

Tweet  There is a three year fixed term Lectureship in Quantitative Health Geography available to the University of Canterbury in Christchurch, New Zealand.   Ideal for a newly completed PhD student or postdoc.   More details can be found here.   Thanks   Simon   Professor Simon Kingham Professor of Geography and Director of the […]

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Final call for papers on cross-disciplinary stream on mobility and organizing

Tweet  Dear All,   We would like to invite you to submit a paper to our cross-disciplinary stream on: ‘Mobility and Organizing in the Global and Local: The space of creation and constraint within, between and beyond organizations.’ More details of the stream are available here.   This stream is part of the APROS/EGOS conference […]

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Lecturer post in Geographical Information Science – University of Southampton

Tweet  Lecturer in Geographical Information Science   Population, Health & Wellbeing   Location: Highfield Campus Salary: £31,342 to £45,954 Full Time Permanent Closing Date: Friday 05 June 2015 Interview Date: See advert Reference: 562415WR   We are seeking to appoint an outstanding Lecturer specialising in Geographical Information Science. We particularly invite applications from candidates whose […]

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Dual PhD opportunities: University of Liverpool (UK) and National Tsing Hua University (Taiwan)

Tweet  This is to let you know about two PhD opportunities. They are dual PhDs and will be awarded by the University of Liverpool (UK) and National Tsing Hua University (Taiwan).   The successful applicant will spend at least one year (of a maximum total four years) in each institution. The funding for this programme […]

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Centre for Spatial Demographics Research, University of Liverpool: Centre Symposium and Launch Event

TweetThursday 11th and Friday 12th June 2015, University of Liverpool Research on population studies is at a major turning point. Changes not just in population dynamics (for example, in fertility and family formation and migration, and in the social, economic, demographic and ethnic characteristics of neighbourhoods), but also in the ways in which populations are […]

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Two Lecturer / Senior Lecturer Posts in Social Statistics, School of Social Sciences, University of Manchester

TweetClosing date : 26/02/2015 Reference : HUM-05935 Faculty / Organisational unit : Humanities School / Directorate : School of Social Sciences Division : Social Statistics Employment type : Permanent Location : Oxford Road, Manchester Salary : £34,233 to £47,328 per annum (for Lecturer) or £48,743 to £58,172 per annum (for Senior Lecturer) Hours per week […]

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Deadline for Abstracts: International Conference on Population Geographies 2015

TweetThe deadline for receipt of abstracts for the 8th International Conference on Population Geographies is fast approaching. We look forward to receiving your proposal by Monday 16th February 2015 and welcoming you to the University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia, from 30 June to 3 July 2015. We invite papers from all fields of population geography […]

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Postdoctoral Research Associate – Quantitative Population Geography

Tweet  There is a research associate opportunity in quantitative population geography at the University of Liverpool. The post details are as follows:   Postdoctoral Research Associate £32,277 pa Faculty of Science and Engineering, School of Environmental Sciences, Department of Geography and Planning Location: University Campus Ref: R-587244/WWW   Closing date for receipt of applications: Fri, 23 […]

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Call for Papers: Annual Conference of the 2015 RGS-IBG

Tweet  The Population Geography Research Group are delighted to issue our call for papers for the annual conference of the 2015 RGS-IBG, for sessions sponsored by the research group. The conference will take place on Wednesday 2nd to Friday 4th September 2015, at the University of Exeter.   If you are interested in presenting a […]

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Joanna Stillwell Undergraduate Dissertation Prize 2014

Tweet  Joanna Stillwell Undergraduate Dissertation Prize 2014 The Population Geography Research Group is proud to announce the winners of the Joanna Stillwell Undergraduate Dissertation Prize, 2014. This prize is named in memory of Joanna Stillwell, daughter of Professor John Stillwell of the University of Leeds. The Population Geography Research Group awards three prizes (£100 for first […]

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Post Doctoral Fellow: GeoHealth Laboratory, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand

Tweet  Post Doctoral Fellow: GeoHealth Laboratory, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand   Job ID: 2386   Closing date: November 27th 2014   Research in Quantitative Health Geography   The GeoHealth Laboratory, Department of Geography, University of Canterbury invites applications for a postdoctoral fellowship (research). This is a three-year position and available immediately. The fellowship […]

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Eighth International Conference on Population Geographies Brisbane, Australia, 30 June 2015 to 3 July 2015

TweetDear All, We are delighted to announce that the 8th International Conference on Population Geographies will be held at the University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia, from 30 June to 3 July 2015. Essential details of the conference are available on the University of Queensland website at: http://www.gpem.uq.edu.au/icpg2015. As you will see, we expect to launch […]

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‘Myths of Migration: The Changing British Population’ at the British Academy, London, on Monday 17 November 2014

TweetAn evening meeting organised jointly by the British Academy and BSPS on ‘Myths of Migration: The Changing British Population’, at the British Academy, 10-11 Carlton House Terrace, London, on Monday 17 November 2014 at 6.00-7.30pm. As part of its celebrations of the 25th anniversary of the publication of The Changing Population of Britain (edited by […]

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A BSPS day meeting on ‘usual residence’ and alternative population bases, at LSE on Friday 24th October 2014

TweetA BSPS day meeting on ‘usual residence’ and alternative population bases, at London School of Economics on Friday 24th October 2014, 10.30am-5.00pm.   A reminder that this meeting on population bases for presenting census and related stats will take place at LSE on Friday 24 October, 10.30am-5pm. The programme for the day is now finalised. Register by […]

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CALL FOR PAPERS: Population Geographies of Childhood &Youth (Fourth Biannual British-Irish Population Conference), 12-13 May 2014

Tweet   CALL FOR PAPERS Population Geographies of Childhood and Youth Fourth Biannual British-Irish Population Conference 12th-13th May 2014 Hosted by Department of Geography, Swansea University under the auspices of the Population Geography Research Group of the RGS-IBG   Papers are invited for a forthcoming conference on any aspects of the Population Geographies of Childhood […]

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The Future of Small Area Statistics – Public Meeting

TweetOrganised by the Beyond 2011 Independent Working Group Discussion meeting – Monday 21 October 2013, 12.00-4.30pm (registration from 11.30am) Royal Geographical Society (with IBG), 1 Kensington Gore, London, SW7 2AR The Office for National Statistics will be consulting on options for the future of population statistics in England and Wales, including the potential discontinuation of the […]

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Would you like to join the PGRG committee?

TweetThe RGS-IBG Population Geography Research Group (PopGRG) will be electing committee members to four posts at the forthcoming AGM: Chair Societies’ Liaison Officer Postgraduate Liaison Officer Early Career Officer (new post)   Would you like to join the committee? For further information about PopGRG see http://popgeog.org/. For enquiries or expression of interest in the vacancies […]

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Fully-funded PhD in Human Geography at Plymouth University

TweetSchool of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences Plymouth University We are delighted to offer one PhD studentship in human geography to suitably qualified candidates for the academic year commencing 1st October 2013. Applicants must have at least a 2:1 degree in Geography (or a related subject) or equivalent qualification, or an MA/MSc degree or research/work […]

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“CFP: Exploiting Existing Data for Health Research” 4th International SHIP Conference 2013: General call for papers

Tweet“Exploiting Existing Data for Health Research” 4th International Conference hosted by the Scottish Health Informatics Programme in association with the four UK Ehealth Informatics Research Centres, 28th – 30th August 2013, St Andrews, Scotland.   Following on from the initial call for proposals for conference sessions, the conference organisers would like to extend a general […]

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PopGRG sponsored sessions for RGS-IBG annual conference: call for papers

TweetThe Population Geography Research Group of the RGS-IBG are delighted to announce our sponsored sessions for the Royal Geographical Society with the Institute of British Geographers annual conference, to be held at the RGS-IBG headquarters (Kensington Gore, London) on Wednesday 28th to Friday 30th August.   Sessions and abstracts are listed below.   Should you […]

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