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Activities September-December 2014

The programme below lists all the activities of the Max Weber Programme. Please refer to the different EUI Departments' websites for an overview of their activities. Italian courses are not announced in the programme below, but will be communicated by the Language Centre.

 

September

x

Date

Time

Activity

Location

1 September Monday
10.00-12.00
Registration    Badia, Refectory
  13.00-14.00 Lunch Badia, Sala della Colonna
  14.00-16.00 Welcome, meet the team, practical information & allocation of offices

Badia MWP common room

  17.00 Welcome by the President of the EUI & group photo Badia, Theater
  18.00 Drinks and BBQ Badia, Lower Loggia
2 September Tuesday
14.00-16.00
Moodle Tutorials by discipline: ECO 14.00-14.30; HEC 14.30-15.00; LAW 15.00-15.30; SPS 15.30-16.00 Badia, MWP common room
  16.00-17.00 Introduction to Communications and Web Services Badia, Theater
3 September Wednesday
10.00-11.00
Introduction to the Historical Archives of the EU by Dieter Schlenker, Director, HAEU Badia, Theater
  12.00-13.00 Introduction to EUI Computing Services for MW & JM Fellows with Martin Legner and Leonardo Viti, ICT Service Badia, Theater
  14.00-15.30 Library Introduction for MW & JM Fellows in LAW with Machteld Nijsten, Information Specialist Badia, MWP common room
  15.00-16.30 Library Introduction for MW & JM Fellows in HEC with Serge Noiret Information Specialist Villa Schifanoia, Sala Europa
  15.30-17.00 Library Introduction for MW & JM Fellows in SPS with Peter Kennealy, Information Specialist Badia, MWP common room
  16.30-18.30 HEC Fellows: Intoructory Meeting & Welcome to the Department HEC Department, Villa Schifanoia
  18.00 Welcome to all new researchers and fellows from the Comune of Fiesole-Opening Speech by the Mayor o Fiesole - time tbc Fiesole, Piazza Mino
4 September Thursday
09.15-12.00
Start Italian course for MW Fellows and Partners (end date 30 September) Badia, MWP common room
5 September Friday
09.15-12.00
Italian Course for MW Fellows and Partners (Group 2: Tuesday and Friday) Badia, MWP common room
  11.00-12.00 Academic Service - Well-being in an International Environment by Katia Soboul, counsellor Badia, Theater
  14.00-15.30 Library Introduction for MW & JM Fellows in ECO with Thomas Bourke, Information Specialist Badia, MWP common room
8 September

Monday
14.00-16.00

Introduction to the Max Weber Programme Activities & Modules Badia, MWP common room
9-11-12 September

Tue-Thur-Fri

14.00-16.30

September Presentations
Time table (pdf)
Badia, MWP common room
9-11-12 September 16.30-18.00 Individual tutorials w. Laurie Anderson
(by sign up)
Badia, BF 054
9 September 17.00-19.00 Introductory meeting of the Thematic Group on Governance, Constitutionalism and Democracy. Leads: R. Rubio Marin & R. Bellamy Badia, MWP common room
10 September Wednesday
09.15-10.45
"Early Bird"Job Market input session for fellows with early deadlines Badia, MWP common room
  11.00-13.00 For SPS Fellows: Introductory meeting to the Department followed by drinks SPS Department, Badia, Theater & Lower Loggia
  17.00-19.00 Introductory meeting of the Thematic Group on Legal, Social and Political Therory and the History of Thought. Leads: Profs. A. Thomson, D. Patterson, R. Bellamy Badia, MWP common room
  17.00 For ECO Fellows: Introductory meeting to the Department followed by reception Villa San Paolo, ECO Department, Priests' room

15-16-18

September

Mon-Tue-Thur
14.00-16.30
September Presentations
Time table (pdf)
Badia, MWP common room
  16.30-18.00 Individual tutorials w. Laurie Anderson
(by sign up)
Badia, BF 054
17 September Wednesday
14.30-17.00
Introductory meeting of the Thematic Group on TPS: The Design, Regulation and Governance of Fiscal and Monetary Policies in the European Union
Leads: Profs. P. Culpepper & R. Porters
Badia, MWP common room
   
 18.00
Welcome dinner for Max Weber Fellows and MWP Team Badia, Lower Loggia
24 September
 
Wednesday
09.00-12.30
For LAW Fellows: Integration day/full introduction to the Department for all new members (see programme for details) Villa La Fonte
  12.00 Deadline: Upload your CV to Moodle  
  14.00-15.00 Introduction to the Teaching Module & How to Obtain the MWP Teaching Certificate Badia, MWP common room
 

15.00-17.00 

Tutorials w. Laurie Anderson (by sign up) Badia, BF 054
26 September

Friday

10.00-13.00

Preparatory meetings for the Humboldt, UPF and LSE Teaching Exchanges Badia, MWP common room
30 September

Tuesday
13.00-15.00

Introductory Meeting of the Thematic Group on Inequality and Efficiency in Education and Labour Markets (IEELM)
Leads: Andrea Ichino and Fabrizio Bernardi
Badia, MWP common room
 


14.00-16.30

Individual feedback on September Presentations (timetable) Badia, seminar room 2
 

15.00-17.00 

Thematic Group Seminar (I): Governance, Constitutionalism and Democracy
Leads: Profs. R. Rubio Marin & R. Bellamy
Badia, MWP common room

 

October   

x

Date

Time

Activity

Location

1 October

Wednesday
09.00-11.30

Individual Feedback on September Presentations (timetable) Badia, MWP common room
 

12.30-13.00  

MWP Activites:
Organizational meeting-Preparation for Mock-Interviews, ACO Conference, and Publishing and Presenting Module  
Badia, MWP common room
  14.00-16.00

Individual tutorials w. Laurie Anderson (by sign up) 

Badia, BF 054
6-9 October Mon-Thur
11.00-12.30
14.00-15.30

Personal Websites for Academics

Create your own website on the spot - small group sessions, each 6-8 persons) with Jens Hoffmeister, MWP Web Collaborator 

Badia, MWP common room
7 October Tuesday
09.15-10.45

HEC Academic Practice Group
Organizational meeting to set agenda and arrange Writers' Groups aims and schedule with ACS Staff / FIESOLE Group

Badia, MWP common room
  11.00-13.00

Presenting and Public Speaking (session1)

Academic communications Staff / FIESOLE Group 

Badia, seminar room 4
8 October Wednesday
09.00-17.00 
HEC Fellows' Presentations in the Department  Villa Schifanoia, Sala Europa
  09.45-10.45

ECO, LAW & SPS Academic Practice Groups Organizational meeting to set agenda and arrange Writers' Groups aims and schedule with ACS Staff / FIESOLE Group

Badia, MWP common room
  15.30-17.30

Individual tutorials w. Laurie Anderson 

Badia, BF 054
10 October Friday
11.00-13.00

Introductory meeting of the Thematic Group on Citizenship & Migration
 Leads: R. Bauboeck & L. Downs 

Badia, MWP common room
  11.00-13.00

Course on Search Engine Optimization

Jens Hoffmeister, MWP Web Collaborator

Badia, seminar room 3
  14.00-16.00

Course and advice on the use of social networks for academic purposes

Jens Hoffmeister, MWP Web Collaborator

Badia, MWP common room
13 October

Monday
13.00-14.30

Thematic Group Seminar: Inequality and Efficiency in Education and Labour Markets (IEELM)
Leads: Andrea Ichino and Fabrizio Bernardi
Villa San Paolo, room 1
14 October Tuesday
10.00-13.00

Presenting and Public Speaking Workshop

Academic communications Staff / FIESOLE Group

Badia, MWP common room
15 October  10.00-13.00 

Presenting and Public Speaking Workshop (repeat of 14 October session)

Academic communications Staff / FIESOLE Group

Badia, MWP common room 
  14.00-15.30 ECO Writers' Group
Academic communications Staff / FIESOLE Group 
Badia, MWP comon room
  15.30-17.00 Individual tutorials w. Laurie Anderson Badia, BF 054
  17.00

Max Weber Lecture

"Why should we read Max Weber? The case of Wissenschaft"

by Peter Ghosh, Oxford University

Introduction: Diego Gambetta, SPS Department
Chair: Pablo Kalmanovitz, MWP

Badia, Refectory
16 October Thursday 9.00-11.00

Thematic Group Seminar: "Reading the Protestant Ethic: A Master Class with Peter Ghosh" 

Legal, Social and Political Theory and History of Thought

Leads: D. Patterson, R. Bellamy & A. Thomson

Badia, MWP common room
  15.00-17.00 Thematic Group Seminar (II): Governance, Constitutionalism and Democracy
Leads: Profs. R. Rubio Marin & R. Bellamy
Badia, MWP common room
20 October Monday
15.00-17.00
Thematic Group Seminar (I): TPS
Leads: Profs. Pepper Culpepper & Richard Porters
Badia, seminar room 2
21 October

Tuesday

12.00

Deadline for uploading workshop/conference proposals in Moodle  
22 October
 
Wednesday
09.00-18.00 

Academic Practice Workshop:

Time Management 

with Sarah Shephard, University of Zurich

(sign up with K. Tilmans)

Badia, MWP common room
 

14.00-17.00 

Individual tutorials w. Laurie Anderson (by sign up) Badia, BF 054
23 October

Thursday 

Thematic Group Seminar: Europe in the World: Foreign Relations, International Security, World Politics
Lead: U. Krotz
Villa La Fonte, seminar room A
27 October

Monday
15.00-17.00 

Thematic Group Seminar (II): TPS
Leads: Profs. P. Culpepper & R. Porters
Villa San Paolo, Priest's Room (ECO Department)
29 October  

Wednesday
 11.00-13.00

Thematic Group Seminar:
Citizenship and Migration
Leads: R. Bauboeck & L. Downs   

 Badia, MWP common room
 

14.00-15.30

ECO Writers' Group
Academic Communications Staff / FIESOLE Group

Badia, MWP common room
 

15.30-18.00 

Individual tutorials w. Laurie Anderson (by sign up

Badia, BF 054
30 October

Thursday
10.00-12.00

Thematic Group Seminar: Legal, Social and Political Theory and History of Thought

Leads: D. Patterson, R. Bellamy & A. Thomson

Badia, MWP common room
 

14.00-15.00

MWF Reps & MWP Team Meeting Badia, Director's office
 

15.00-17.00 

Thematic Group Seminar (III): Governance, Constitutionalism and Democracy
Leads: Profs. R. Rubio Marin & R. Bellamy
Badia, MWP common room   

November  

x

Date

Time

Activity

Location

5 November Wednesday
09.45-10.45 
Academic Practice Groups/Writers' Groups (APG/WG)

Academic communications Staff / FIESOLE Group   

Badia, MWP common room
  14.00-15.30

Introduction to the EUI Library E-Resources

Aimee Glassel, Electronic Resources Librarian, EUI Library

Badia, MWP common room
  14.00-16.00 Individual Tutorials w. Laurie Anderson (by sign up) Badia, BF 054
  15.30-17.00

ECO Writers' Group
Academic Communications Staff / FIESOLE Group

Badia, MWP common room
10-13 November Mon-Thur
09.00-16.00

Academic Practice Workshop:

Course Design Workshop (session 1-4)

with Lynn McAlpine, University of Oxford

(sign up w. K. Tilmans)

Badia, MWP common room
10 November Monday
13.00-14.30
Thematic Group Seminar: Inequality and Efficiency in Education and Labour Markets
Leads: A. Ichino & F. Bernardi
Badia, seminar room 2
12 November Wednesday
14.00-16.00
Individual tutorials w. Laurie Anderson (by sign up) Badia, BF 054
19 November Wednesday
09.30-11.00
Academic Practice Workshop 
Book proposals

Richard Bellamy/Academic communications Staff     

Badia, MWP common room
  11.00-13.00 

Academic Practice Workshop on Funding Opportunities

Organized by the Academic Careers Observatory  

Badia, MWP common room 
  14.00-15.30 ECO Writers' Group Badia, MWP common room
  15.30-17.00

Individual tutorials w. Laurie Anderson (by sign up)

Badia, BF 054
  17.00-18.30

Max Weber Lecture
"Incentives for Public Service Delivery" by Orianna Bandiera, LSE

Chair: Elena Esposito, MWP
Introduction: Andrea Ichino, ECO Department

Villa Schifanoia, Sala Europa
20 November

Thursday

10.00-12.00

Workshop with Orianna Bandiera, LSE Badia, MWP common room
  15.00-17.00  Thematic Group Seminar (IV): Governance, Constitutionalism and Democracy
Leads: Profs. R. Rubio Marin & R. Bellamy
Badia, MWP common room
 

15.00-17.00

Thematic Group Seminar (III): TPS
Leads: Profs. P. Culpepper & R. Porters
Badia, seminar room 4
 

16.00-18.00 

Thematic Group Seminar: Europe in the World: Foreign Relations, International Security, World Politics
Lead: U. Krotz
Villa La Fonte, seminar room A
24 November

Monday
16.00-18.00

Mock-Interviews for SPS Fellows with EUI Faculty Badia, MWP common room
26 November

Wednesday

09.00-18.00

9th ACO Conference
 
Badia, MWP common room
 

 

Individual tutorials w. Laurie Anderson (by appointment) Badia, BF 054
27 November

Thursday
15.00-17.00 

Thematic Group Seminar (IV): TPS
Leads: Profs. P. Culpepper & R. Porters
Villa San Paolo, Priest's Room (ECO Department) 

December  

x

Date

Time

Activity

Location

2 December

Tuesday
13.00-14.30

Thematic Group Seminar:
Inequality and Efficiency in Education and Labour Markets (IEELM)
Leads: A. Ichino & F. Bernardi
Villa San Paolo, room 1
3 December 

11.00-13.00

Thematic Group Seminar (IV): Citizenship & Migration.
Leads: Profs. R. Bauboeck & Laura Downs
Badia, MWP common room
  14.00-15.30

ECO Writers' Group

Academic Communications Staff / FIESOLE Group

Badia, MWP common room
  15.30-17.30 Individual tutorials w. Laurie Anderson (by sign up) Badia, BF 054
4 December Thursday
10.00-12.00
Thematic Group Seminar: Legal, Social and Political Theory and the History of Thought
Leads: D. Patterson, R. Bellamy & A. Thomson
Badia, MWP common room
  15.00-17.00 Thematic Group Seminar (V): Governance, Constitutionalism and Democracy
Leads: Profs. R. Rubio Marin & R. Bellamy
Badia, MWP common room
5 December Friday
09.00-18.00
Research Workshop on Poverty
Organizer: Julia McClure, MWP
Badia, MWP common room
9 December Tuesday
15.300-18.00
Individual tutorials w. Laurie Anderson (by sign up) Badia, BF 054
10 December Wednesday
 09.15-10.45
Academic Practice Groups/Writers' Groups (APG/WG)

Academic communications Staff / FIESOLE Group  

Badia, MWP common room
  11.00-13.00 Academic Practice Workshop

"The Web of Science database, Bibliometrics and Alternative Metrics"

Thomas Bourke, Information Specialist, EUI Library

Badia, MWP common room
  17.00-18.30

Max Weber Lecture

"On Aggression: Psychoanalysis as Moral Politics in Post-Nazi Germany"

Dagmar Herzog, CUNY

Chair: Julija Sardelic, MWP

Introduction: Pieter Judson, HEC Department, EUI

Badia, Theatre
11 December

Thursday

11.00-13.00

Sex after Fascism Workshop with Dagmar Herzog, CUNY Badia, MWP common room
  16.00-18.00  Thematic Group Seminar: Eurpe in the World: Foreign Relations, International Security, World Politics
Lead: U. Krotz 
Villa La Fonte, seminar room A
17 December  11.00-13.00  Academic Practice Workshop
Revising and dealing with referee feedback (tbc)

Academic communications Staff / FIESOLE Group   

Badia, MWP common room
  14.00-15.30

ECO Writers' Group

Academic communications Staff / FIESOLE Group   

Badia, MWP common room
  15.30-18.00

Individual tutorials w. Laurie Anderson (by sign up)

Badia, BF 054
23 December Tuesday EUI closed for Christmas & New Year  

 

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