Monthly Archives: October 2016

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: “History of education” Summer School 2017

This conference invites applications from postgraduate students in the History of Education with an interest in the histories of educational spaces and discourses and new ways of working with images, artefacts, and archives.

Participation in the conference is free of charge. Accommodation and meals will be provided, but delegates will have to cover the cost for their travel to Porto Conte (venue: Travel bursaries are available to students from low-GDP countries.

Closing date for applications is 31 December 2016.

Successful applicants will be notified in February 2017.

For more information please check the application form:



CALL FOR ARTICLES: “Connecting the Entangled History of Education via Scientific Journals”

Journals specializing in the History of Education constitute one of the main sources that document the development of our discipline from a comparative and international perspective.

The Standing Working Group Mapping the Disciline History of Education of the ISCHE  seeks to investigate the international evolution of the discipline. It invites contributions based on different perspectives that focus on one or several international journals of History of Education or that engage in comparison between more than one regional or national journal.

Deadline: 31 January 2017

More info: connecting-the-entangled-history-of-education_swg-mappinghe-2


CALL FOR PAPERS: “Geneva, a platform of 20th century educational internationalism”

The Archives Institut Rousseau and ÉRHISE (Research Team of Social History of Education), the University of Geneva and the association A part of “Heloise” invite to submit an abstract for presentation to the international conference “Geneva, a platform of 20th century educational internationalism” (Geneva, 14-15 September 2017)


The abstract in English or French has to include a research issue and related questions (ca. 300 words), mentioning function, institutional affiliation and complete address of the presenter.

Deadline for submissions: 15 November 2016 to

For more info:

– You can write to or

– You can download this brochure cfpcolloquegeneve2017itineraire-appelanglais

– You can visit the conference website

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Two doctoral student positions at the University of Geneva

The University of Geneva invites applications for two three-years doctoral student positions (From January 1st 2017 or later). The selected candidates will contribute to develop the collective project title «Le Bureau International d’Education (BIE) : un laboratoire de l’internationalisme éducatif (1919-1952)».

Deadline for applications: November 10th 2016

More info: