New call for applications: Constructive Advanced Thinking (CAT) initiative

June 18, 2020

We are delighted to announce that the new call for applications for the projects within theConstructive Advanced Thinking (CAT) initiative is now open!

The initiative supports projects on emerging societal challenges initiated and implemented by networks of excellent early-career researchers. 

The first call for applications was launched in 2019. Five excellent research themes led by Principal Investigators were selected, one of them being coordinated by IAS CEU. Th group will be implementing a project Cartoons in Court: Towards a Forensic Analysis of Viual Humour.

Applications will be processed via the on-line application platform managed by the University of Konstanz (CAT coordinating institution for 2020): on-line application platform.

More information on the goals of the program as well as on 'how to apply' can be found in the call for applications below. For more questions please contact Andrey Demidov, IAS scientific coordinator at