Call for Applications CAT (Constructive Advanced Thinking)

June 19, 2019

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: CAT (Constructive Advanced Thinking)


CAT is an open international call designed to foster interdisciplinary research teams of young promising individuals wishing to address emergent societal issues with fresh ideas. Its aim is as follows:

-        Supporting international research teams, composed of early career researchers, to conduct fundamental research with the goal to provide solution-oriented ideas to address issues that put our societies at risk.

The Network of European Institutes for Advanced Study (NetIAS) has launched a new web-site

May 17, 2019

The Network of European Institutes for Advanced Study (NetIAS), created in 2004 to  to stimulate a dialogue on IAS practices and possible forms of cooperation, has launched a new web-site. 

Last year IAS CEU Director Nadia Al-Bagdadi was unanimously elected the new President of the Network. 

IAS Junior Core Fellow Inge Van de Ven's blogpost on reading big books today

May 6, 2019

IAS Junior Core Fellow Inge Van de Ven published a post for the International Cognition & Culture Institute blog: Why read a big book? Quantitative Relevance in the Attention Economy.

The post can be accessed here.

Former IAS Senior Core Fellow Nina Peršak's new article on emotions in criminal law policy

IAS 2018/2019 Senior Core Fellow Nina Peršak published a new article titled Beyond public punitiveness: The role of emotions in criminal law policy in the International Journal of law, Crime and Justice. The article results form the project that Nina Peršak was working on during her fellowship at IAS. 

New book by the IAS former fellow Charles Wolfe

April 9, 2019

IAS congratulates former fellow Charles Wolfe on publishing a a new book titled La philosophie de la biologie avant la biologie: une histoire du vitalisme (Paris: Classiques Garnier, 2019, 514 p.).