AiE Director Prof. Dr. Kader Konuk will give a talk at the 59th Herrenhäuser Gespräch jointly organized by the Volkswagen Foundation and NDR Kultur.

The title of the 59th Herrenhäuser Gespräch is “Exil im 21. Jahrhundert – Wie leben und arbeiten im Ausland verfolgte Intellektuelle in Deutschland?“ For the details of the event please click the link below: https://www.volkswagenstiftung.de/veranstaltungen/veranstaltungskalender/herrenh%C3%A4user-gespr%C3%A4che/das-leben-intellektueller-im-exil-in-deutschland … more info

Exhibition Invitation: “Courageous Women: From the Women’s University in the Ottoman Empire to Women’s and Gender Studies in Turkey”

July 4th 2019, at 18:00 House of Science Sandstraße 4/528195 Bremen  In the exhibition entitled “Courageous Women: Women’s and Gender Studies in Turkey’s Academia” 26 women academics are portrayed. These pioneers of academic feminism were extremely significant for the establishment of Women’s and Gender Studies … more info

Open Letter to German Academia

We are deeply concerned to learn that the Zentrum für Türkeistudien und Integrationsforschung (ZfTI) in Essen is sponsoring a panel discussion on 13 June 2019 on the integration of refugee academics and students into Turkish higher education, and that it will do so in collaboration … more info

IIE-SRF Fellowships for Threatened Scholars

Applications due July 1, 2019: Apply Now There are more threatened and displaced scholars today than ever before. The Institute of International Education’s Scholar Rescue Fund (IIE-SRF) can help. IIE-SRF announces a July 1st deadline for its next round of applications from professors and researchers facing threats to … more info