Leysin, Switzerland

GLOBE - International Relations

when 11 February 2019 - 15 February 2019
language English
duration 1 week
credits 3.5 EC
fee CHF 400

Located in a historical resort of the Swiss Alps, the GLOBE winter school in International Relations provides a unique environment for PhD students intending to situate themselves within the IR discipline. Our focus on recent epistemological advances in non-positivist scholarship delivers expertise through tailor-made roundtables, PhD presentations, walk & talk sessions and collective readings.

Course leader

Dr Jean-Christophe Graz, Professor for International Relations, University of Lausanne (CH)

Target group

Early and advanced PhD students, as well as Postdoctoral students in international relations, political science and closely related fields

Course aim

At the end of course, students will be able:
To use feed-back received from peer junior and senior researchers to further develop their own research project;
to develop a reflexive and critical knowledge of the field of international relations;
to strengthen their early integration into the international scientific community;
to promote exchanges and confrontations of ideas with peers of all standings.

Fee info

CHF 400: For Doctorate Students.
Tuition fees
4 nights in shared room in the Villa La Joux
Full board from Monday’s lunch through Friday’s lunch
1 daily pass for the cable car at Leysin (ski slopes, panoramic restaurant)
CHF 450: Postdoctorale students fees