Centre for German and European Studies, St. Petersburg State University—Bielefeld University invites applications to the 3rd St. Petersburg Summer School on Network Analysis. The School is designed for BA, MA, PhD students and early-career researchers in social sciences and cultural studies who would like to get a hands-on friendly introduction to the state-of-the-art techniques of network analysis based on European social and cultural network data.
No prior knowledge of network analysis is mandatory.
STUDENTS WILL GET
- awareness of the opportunities network analysis provides for social and cultural studies;
- basic practical skills in analyzing different types of networks using the existing software;
- experience in working with network data from Germany and Europe provided by the organizers or with their own data;
- an opportunity to discuss their own work with leading international researchers and peers.
Deadline: March 1, 2019
Submission (in English): CV, motivation letter, shortdescription of own research project
Submission email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Further information: www.zdes.spbu.ru
The organizers will provide: lunches, coffee-breaks, participant packages and a cultural programme in St. Petersburg. Successful applicants willreceive Visa support.
Travel and accommodation: Participants are expected to come and lodge with their own funding, but 3 non-St.Petersburg-based authors of best applications will be granted free accommodation.
Working language: English
Registration fee: €50
Venue: Centre for German and European Studies at St. Petersburg State University, Russia.