September 12, 2017
SPP is offering courses related to the field of Higher Education Policythis academic year, and all members of the CEU community are invited to register for them and attend them. The courses are the following: 1. SOPP 5115 - Higher Education Policy in the Age of Knowledge Society (Fall Term, 2 credits, Liviu Matei) https://spp.ceu.edu/courses/higher-education-policy-age-knowledge-society
September 12, 2017
CEU alumna Lenka Bustikova (POLS '00) and Cristina Corduneau-Huci, assistant professor at CEU's School of Public Policy and Doctoral School of Political Science, Public Policy, and International Relations, received the prize for 2017 Best Paper award by the American Political Science Association's Comparative Democratization section for their article, Patronage, Trust, and State Capacity: The Historical Trajectories of Clientelism.
June 29, 2017
Producing research-based evidence for informed policy intervention lays in the focus of the Joint Research Center (JRC) of the European Commission's science and knowledge service. In the framework of a Memorandum of Understanding between JRC and CEU, signed in 2016, Professor Martin Kahanec of CEU's School of Public Policy spoke at a JRC Lunchtime Lecture in Brussels on June 14.
June 8, 2017
CEU Mundus Mapp student Benjamin Jance IV shares his CEU experience in a recent Times Higher Education piece. Jance will complete his year at CEU this month and will continue his Mundus Mapp studies next year at Institut Barcelona d’Estudis Internacionals (IBEI).
March 14, 2017
SPP students and alumni have participated in a number of career talks this academic year starting with a recruitment talk by Open Society Foundations in November.
March 14, 2017
As a professional school, SPP has faculty with rich experience in the world of policy practice and activism. Four of the School’s faculty practitioners shared insights from their personal experiences with CEU students during a series of career talks this term. “We spend a lot of time telling our students to think strategically about the future and to plan ahead as they chart their individual career paths,” said Ann Gagliardi, Director, SPP Career and Alumni Programs.
March 3, 2017
Miklos Haraszti, fellow at SPP's Center for Media, Data and Society, is heading the OSCE/ODIHR Election Assessment Mission for the upcoming parliamentary election in the Netherlands to be held on March 15.
December 14, 2016
Simon Rippon, who holds a joint appointment in the Department of Philosophy and the School of Public Policy has been promoted to the rank of Associate Professor, effective December 1, 2016, based on the recommendation of the Provost supported by the Reappointment and Promotion Committee.
December 9, 2016
Karl Hall (Department of History, CEU) moderated a discussion with Nick Sitter (School of Public Policy, CEU), Svein S. Andersen (BI Norwegian Business School), and Andreas Goldthau (Royal Holloway, University of London) on the changing geopolitics of oil and gas on the global and European levels.
November 29, 2016
Professor Martin Kahanec of the School of Public Policy at CEU has been appointed Member of the Panel of Experts for the European Court of Auditors' EU Labour Mobility Audit. The Audit will concern the freedom of movement for workers in the EU, and the role of the European Commission as a guardian of Article 45 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the EU and the use of European Programme for Employment and Social Innovation and the European Social Fund in facilitating labor mobility in the EU.