Conference Dinner, Fifth International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences, Murray Edwards College, University of Cambridge, Cambridge UK
Garden Conversation with Jack Goody, Fifth International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences, Murray Edwards College, University of Cambridge, Cambridge UK

Eighth International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences

  • 30 July–1 August 2013
  • Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic

At A Glance

3

Days of paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters, and colloquia.

430+

Delegates from all over the world who attended the Eighth International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences.

54

Countries represented.

Plenary Speakers

The Eighth International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences featured plenary sessions by some of the world’s leading thinkers and innovators in the field.

​Andrej Findor

​Andrej Findor

Assistant Professor, Institute of European Studies and International Relations, Comenius University in Bratislava, Slovakia

"The Curious Politics of Remembrance and Forgetting"

​Pavol Frič

​Pavol Frič

Ph.D., Centre for Social and Economic Strategies, Charles University, Czech Republic

"Systemic Corruption and Political Market Imbalance"

​Alena Křížková

​Alena Křížková

Ph.D., Gender & Sociology Department, Czech Academy of Sciences, Czech Republic

"Intersection of Gender and Class in Socio-historical and Biographical Perspectives"

Graduate Scholar Awardees

For each conference, a small number of Graduate Scholar Awards are given to outstanding graduate students who have an active academic interest in the conference area. The Award with its accompanying responsibilities provides a strong professional development opportunity for graduate students at this stage in their academic careers. The 2013 Graduate Scholar Awardees are listed below.

Julia Alber

Julia Alber

University of Florida, USA

Rachel Ayrton

Rachel Ayrton

University of Southampton, UK

Asli Ermis

Asli Ermis

Marmara University, Turkey

Shaohua Hong

Shaohua Hong

University of Manchester, UK

Mamusu Kamanda

Mamusu Kamanda

University of Southampton, UK

Darragh McCashin

Darragh McCashin

University of Dublin, Ireland

Ramya Parthasarathy

Ramya Parthasarathy

Loughborough University, UK

Dominic Hakim Silvio

Dominic Hakim Silvio

Dalhousie University, Canada

Janelle Simmons

Janelle Simmons

Liberty University, USA

Alena Sobotova

Alena Sobotova

Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium

Vincent Sparacio

Vincent Sparacio

Stanford University, USA

Zi Wang

Zi Wang

Sciences Po Paris, France