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Institute for Advanced Social Research (IASR)

The Institute for Advanced Social Research, IASR, is the research collegium of the University of Tampere. It conducts advanced research focusing on society, provides a productive research environment and facilities for researchers, and promotes multidisciplinary research and international interaction. The institute accomplishes its mission by annually awarding fixed-term one- or two-year fellowships to academics and scholars from both abroad and the University of Tampere.

The Director of the Institute for Advanced Social Research is Professor Risto Heiskala (risto.heiskala@uta.fi, tel. +358 40 741 7518) and its steering committee is the  Research Council of the University of Tampere.

The Institute is located in the Atalpa Building (Ratapihankatu 55, 2nd and 3rd floor) at the main campus of the university.



VACANCIES

» Kolme kollegiumtutkijan (tutkijatohtori) määräaikaista tehtävää / Three Postdoctoral Research Fellowships, Deadline: 25.2.2016 Call closed

» Kaksi kollegiumtutkijan (yliopistotutkija) määräaikaista tehtävää / Two Senior Research Fellowships, Deadline: 25.2.2016 Call closed

>> The final decision on the appointments by the Rector of the University of Tampere was made on 25 May 2016



IASR Fellows 2014-2015/2016 appointed >> See Rector's decision here

IASR Fellows 2015-2016/2017 appointed >> See Rector's decision here

 

10-year Anniversary of the Institute for Advanced Social Research

Photo Gallery - Anniversary Banquet

 

News

» Power, Institutions and Authority 2016, University of Tampere, Finland, 29-31 August 2016 - Call for Papers open, deadline 1 May 2016 (23.3.2016)
Conference on linkages between power, institutions and authority

» IASR Lecture Series 2016-17, Fall (6.7.2016)
The Institute for Advanced Social Research (IASR) organizes a series of Studia Generalia Lectures in the Study of Society (kollegiumluennot) bimonthly. The lecture series is open to all those interested.

» Newly published (29.2.2016)
Childhood and Nation. Interdisciplinary Engagements. Edited by Zsuzsa Millei & Robert Imre. Critical Studies of Childhood Series, Palgrave MacMillan, 2016.

» Newly published in Finnish (4.4.2016)
Heikki A. Kovalainen: Mädän elämän alkeet (Teos, 2016)

» Newly published (6.7.2016)
Changing Power of Journalism: The Two Phases of Mediatization by Risto Kunelius & Esa Reunanen, Communication Theory, Wiley Online Library 2016

 
Visiting address: Ratapihankatu 55, 2nd and 3rd floor
Mailing address: FI-33014 University of Tampere, Finland
Maintained by: marjukka.virkajarvi@uta.fi
Last update: 6.7.2016 8.00 Muokkaa

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