Logo-v2
This button will open an e-mail for you to attach your Abstract, please do not forget to provide your personal information.

Introduction

The 3rd Joint Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference, to be held at the Universitat Pompeu Fabra (Barcelona) on June 2019, will discuss the work-in-progress of PhD students from the four institutions included in its scientific committee: Universitat Pompeu Fabra, the Doctoral School of Social Sciences (DSSS) of Trento University, the Bamberg Graduate School of Social Sciences (BAGSS) and the School of Social and Behavioral Sciences of Tilburg University.

The conference will also include papers from other leading institutions within the areas of Sociology, Demography, Economy and Political Science: Department of Political Science of Aarhus University and NASP (Universitá degli Studi di Milano).

The conference is aimed at sharing and discussing high-quality PhD work from leading institutions within Sociology, Demography, Political Science and Economy, favouring the exchange and further collaboration between faculty and students of these institutions.

Guidelines for authors

Oral presentations will last approximately 20 minutes. The paper will be then discussed by a member of one of the institutions involved in the organisation of the conference.

In the case of posters, the poster boards will be be 2 meters by 1 meter. The poster will be exposed the whole conference long, and there will also discussed by a member of one of the institutions involved. Detail on the moment of discussion will appear in the final version of the programme.

Important Dates

Abstracts dueFebruary 28, 2019


Authors NotifiedFebruary 16, 2019


Registration DeadlineMay 31, 2019


ConferenceJune 20-21, 2019


Organizing Committee

Meritxell Canals
Administrative and technical support
meritxell.canals@upf.edu

Maria José González
Head of the PhD Programme
(Dpt. of Political and Social Sciences, UPF)
mjose.gonzalez@upf.edu

Luis Ortiz
Coordinator of the Research MA
in Sociology and Demography (UPF)
luis.ortiz@upf.edu

Jordi Riba
Student Research Assistant
jordi.riba02@estudiant.upf.edu

Aïda Solé-Auró
Head of the Sociodemography
Research Group (UPF)
aida.sole@upf.edu

Scientific Committee

Maria José González
Head of the PhD Programme
(Dpt. of Political and Social Sciences, UPF)
mjose.gonzalez@upf.edu

Luis Ortiz
Coordinator of the Research MA
in Sociology and Demography (UPF)
luis.ortiz@upf.edu

Stefani Scherer
Università degli Studi di Trento

Steffen Schindler
Otto-Friedich-Universität Bamberg

Keynote Speaker

Quo Vadis Familia?
How gender egalitarianism promotes more family

Gøsta Esping-Andersen, professor emeritus at the Department of Political and Social Sciences, Universitat Pompeu Fabra and professor at Bocconi University.

Prior to coming to UPF, Gøsta Esping-Andersen held professorships at the European University, Universita di Trento, and Harvard University. He is the author of numerous books, including the Three Worlds of Welfare Capitalism, The Incomplete Revolution and most recently, Families in the 21st century. He is one of the most cited contemporary social scientists, and has received numerous awards, including membership of the British Academy and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. In 2013 he received a doctor honoris causa from Copenhagen University.

Quo Vadis Familia?
How gender egalitarianism promotes more family

Gøsta Esping-Andersen, professor emeritus at the Department of Political and Social Sciences, Universitat Pompeu Fabra and professor at Bocconi University.

Prior to coming to UPF, Gøsta Esping-Andersen held professorships at the European University, Universita di Trento, and Harvard University. He is the author of numerous books, including the Three Worlds of Welfare Capitalism, The Incomplete Revolution and most recently, Families in the 21st century. He is one of the most cited contemporary social scientists, and has received numerous awards, including membership of the British Academy and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. In 2013 he received a doctor honoris causa from Copenhagen University.

Ciutadella Campus

 

UPF has three main campus: Ciutadella, Poblenou and Mar. All the activities of the Joint Doctoral Conference (June, 20-21) will take place in Ciutadella Campus. Here you have a map:

01

Dipòsit de les Aigües

02

Llull annexe

03

Ramón Turró building

04

Jaume I building

05

Mercè Rodoreda building

06

Roger de Llúria building

How to get to the UPF Campus Ciutadella from the airport

joint-doctoral-taxi

Taxi

UPF - Campus Ciutadella
Ramon Trias Fargas, 25-27
08005 Barcelona

joint-doctoral-bus

It takes you to Plaça Catalunya and from there you can get to the Ciutadella Campus following these instructions:

Google Maps Itinerary

joint-doctoral-tren

Airport Train

It takes you to Plaça Catalunya and from there you can get to the Ciutadella Campus following these instructions:

Google Maps Itinerary

Accommodation

Hotel Novotel Barcelona City4*

Address:
Av. Diagonal, 201, 08018 Barcelona
Phone number:
(+34) 933 262 499
Rate:
From 90 euros per night

Eurohotel Diagonal Port 4*

Address:
C/ Lope de Vega, 4, 08005 Barcelona
Phone number:
(+34) 932 302 000
Rate:
From 70 euros per night

Hotel Travelodge Barcelona Poblenou

Address:
C/ Llull 170, 08005 Barcelona
Phone number:
(+34) 936 241 802
Rate:
From 100 euros per night

Sallés Hotel Pere IV 4*

Address:
C/ Pallars, 128-130, 08018 Barcelona
Phone number:
(+34) 933 209 650
Rate:
From 70 euros per night

Four Points Barcelona Diagonal 3*

Address:
Av. Diagonal, 161-163, 08018 Barcelona
Phone number:
(+34) 934 868 800
Rate:
From 80 euros per night

TwentyTu Hi-tech Hostel

Address:
C/ Pamplona 114-116, 08018 Barcelona
Phone number:
(+34) 932 387 185
Rate:
From 35 to 65 euros per night

Hotel H10 Marina 4*

Address:
Av. Bogatell, 64-68, 08005 Barcelona
Phone number:
(+34) 933 097 917
Rate:
Between 95 and 125 euros per night

Hotel NH Barcelona Diagonal Center 3*

Address:
C/ Àlaba, 94-96, 08018 Barcelona
Phone number:
(+34) 935 051 794
Rate:
From 70 euros per night

Durlet Apartments

Address:
Pg. Calvell, 54 08005 Barcelona
Phone number:
(+34) 932 213 027
Rate:
From 110 euros per night

Hotel SB Icària Barcelona 4*

Address:
Av. Icària, 195, 08005 Barcelona
Phone number:
(+34) 932 218 200
Rate:
From 80 euros per night

Hotel Glòries 3*

Address:
C/ Padilla, 173, 08013 Barcelona
Phone number:
(+34) 932 650 808
Rate:
From 60 euros per night

Motel One Ciutadella

Address:
Pg. de Pujades 11-13, 08018 Barcelona
Phone number:
(+34) 936 261 900
Rate:
From 80 euros per night