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Vereniging voor Bestuurskunde reikt Brasz scriptieprijs uit aan Rico Herzog

Op dinsdag 10 mei 2022 is de H.A.Brasz scriptieprijs van de Vereniging voor Bestuurskunde (VB) uitgereikt aan: Rico Herzog voor zijn scriptie “Cities for Citizens: Identification of Public Values and their Conflics in Urban Space”. Deze scriptie gaat over een belangrijk en actueel onderwerp, heeft een erg degelijk en helder theoretisch kader in aansluiting op relevante en interdisciplinaire literatuur, combineert op uitstekende wijze geavanceerde kwantitatieve en kwalitatieve methoden, en neemt… Read More »Vereniging voor Bestuurskunde reikt Brasz scriptieprijs uit aan Rico Herzog

Conference: Open Government Data for Citizen Participation

On Thursday 16 & Friday 17 June 2022 the research group Citizen Friendly Data Communication from Tilburg Law School will host a free conference in the LocHal in Tilburg. The topic of the conference is Open Government Data for Citizen Participation. The conference will consist of an international seminar for academics (Thursday and Friday morning), followed by a (Dutch) symposium (Friday) for academics and professionals on the new Dutch open government law… Read More »Conference: Open Government Data for Citizen Participation

Vacancy: Post Doctoral researcher Representative Governance in Barcelona

The Institut Barcelona d’Estudis Internacionals (IBEI) invites applications for a two-year post-doctoral position on a project entitled “REPGOV: Representative Government through Democratic Governance”. The project is funded by the European Research Council (ERC) Advanced Grant and led by Professor Anthony Bertelli, IBEI Senior Research Associate and Sherwin-Whitmore Professor of Public Policy and Political Science at Pennsylvania State University. What is the project about? REPGOV emerges from ideas at the core of Professor Bertelli’s recent book, Democracy Administered: How… Read More »Vacancy: Post Doctoral researcher Representative Governance in Barcelona

Reinout van der Veer ontvangt de VB Van Poeljeprijs 2020

Woensdag 17 november 2021 heeft de Vereniging voor Bestuurskunde (VB) tijdens de jaarlijkse conferentie van het Netherlands Institute of Governance (NIG) in Utrecht, de winnaar bekend gemaakt van de Van Poeljeprijs 2020. De prijs is dit jaar gewonnen door Reinout van der Veer, thans werkzaam bij de Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen. De Van Poeljeprijs is de jaarlijkse prijs van de VB voor het beste bestuurskundige proefschrift dat aan een Nederlandse of… Read More »Reinout van der Veer ontvangt de VB Van Poeljeprijs 2020

Call for abstracts: Special edition IJPSM- Social Enterprises and Public Organizations: Allies or Adversaries?

The editors of International Journal of Public Sector Management (IJPSM) invite you to send in an abstract for their special edition. The main question the Special Issue is going to address is what the rise of social enterprise means for public organizations on all levels, what public management of social enterprises entails and how social enterprises and public organizations can best relate to one another. Articles may address a wide… Read More »Call for abstracts: Special edition IJPSM- Social Enterprises and Public Organizations: Allies or Adversaries?

SYMPOSIUM: De Sociologie van de Pandemie

24 Maart 2022 organiseren Beate Volker, Stefanie Andre en Tim Reeskens een symposium in het Centraal Museum van Utrecht om sociologische inzichten rond de pandemie te bespreken.  Nu we stilaan in de staart van de pandemie zijn beland, ontstaan er nieuwe uitdagingen over rechten en plichten die spanningen tussen groepen in de samenleving blootleggen, bijvoorbeeld spanningen tussen overheid en samenleving, alleenstaanden versus gezinnen, stad en platteland, en tussen mensen met… Read More »SYMPOSIUM: De Sociologie van de Pandemie

NWO | Calling all PhDs: Synergy Award for societal impact

Calling all PhDs in the Social Sciences and the Humanities: are you ready to make an impact on society?  Scientific impact matters Young researchers often are at the forefront of scientific innovation, but don’t always have the time, network or financial means to translate those innovative insights into societal impact. NWO offers a helping hand. Each year, NWO hands out the Synergy Award for the most enticing, daring or compelling societal impact… Read More »NWO | Calling all PhDs: Synergy Award for societal impact

KU Leuven joins NIG as associated member

We are thrilled to announce that the  Public Governance Institute from KU Leuven has joined NIG as associated member. This includes a new advisory council member; Prof. Steven Van de Walle.

Editors panel

The editors panel is a Q&A session on anything covering the publication process of prominent journals in our field. Panel members include editors Prof. Sandra Groeneveld (Perspectives on Public Management & Goverannce, Journal of Public Administration Research & Theory, International Public Management Journal), Prof. Caelesta Braun (Public Administration), Prof. Bert George (Public Management Review, Public Administration Review) and dr. Benjamin Leruth (Acta Politica).

Nominate your supervisor for the NIG supervisor of the year award!

Nominate your supervisor now! We are excited to announce that on November 17-18th, during the annual NIG work conference, we will celebrate the NIG Supervisor of the Year 2021. Here, we explain what it is and why we need your help. While ‘good supervisors’ come in all shapes and sizes, most PhD candidates agree that the relation with their supervisor is of pivotal importance for a successful research project. We… Read More »Nominate your supervisor for the NIG supervisor of the year award!