2020 Call for Nominations to the Board

16. 01. 2020

We are pleased to announce a call for nominations for four positions as General Members of the Board of ESWRA, and one position as Doctoral Student Member of the Board.

All Association members who wish to contribute and take leadership roles in the work of ESWRA, and who have proficiency in...

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EU Funding opportunities

20. 12. 2019

The European Commission is providing a total of €178m for a newly announced call “addressing societal challenges”. There are 24 topic areas, spanning migration, disruptive technologies and public governance.
The list of topics can be accessed via the link below:<...

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SAGE Publication

19. 12. 2019

Dear ESWRA Member

Sage publications are in the process of producing a major encyclopedia of research methods - SAGE Research Methods Foundations.

I am on the advisory board for the project and have been working to ensure social work has a voice. .

The editors are ...

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Job Opportunities The University of Vermont

21. 11. 2019

The University of Vermont, Educational and Social Services is recruiting for 2 positions

1. The College of Education and Social Services at the University of Vermont seeks applicants for a full-time, nine-month, tenure-track position in the area of Social Work, beginning in Fall, 2020....

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Erasmus Mundus - advanced social work programme

20. 11. 2019

The international Master in Advanced Development in Social Work is now open for applications for the 2020 intake.

Deadline for application for the 2020 intake is February 1st.

The programme including partner universities in Poland, France, ...

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Sailing through the Troubled Water of Social Work Practice Research

04. 11. 2019

Call for your contribution – SIG Social Work Practice Research  ECSWR2020 – Bucharest, Romania

The Ethical and Methodological Challenges in Genuine Collaboration and Mutual Learning


Social work practice research ...

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Invitation to help launch a new SIG  - Evidence into Practice

07. 10. 2019

Dear colleagues,

There have bee discussions about the possibility of creating a Special Interest Group that would focus on getting Evidence into Practice (EiPSIG). The vision would be to include the role of employing organisations, professional bodies and universities in getti...

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Registration for ECSWR 2020 is OPEN!!

07. 10. 2019

The Conference will be hosted by The Faculty of Sociology and Social Work, University of Bucharest.

Social work research encompasses a rich mix of methodologies and underpinning epistemologies. How does this diversity lead to innovation in social work practice, policy and social development...

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Austerity, social work and welfare policies: a global perspective

08. 07. 2019

Published in June this year this book examines the impact of the aftermath of the 2008 economic crisis on social work and welfare systems.

It outlines a new environment of austerity where reduced government commitment to tackling inequality and poverty is accompanied by increasingly punitiv...

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ESWRA Members Expertise Register

14. 05. 2019

As members, you may be the connection that others are looking for. The Resources Development Group has developed an online register where members can find colleagues who might share the same research interests and who has published in their field. We would like to invite you to add your details t...

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ESWRA Listen

09. 04. 2018

Give a new life and audience to your conference presentation!

We would like to draw your attention to an opportunity to make a video for ESWRA Listen from your presentation at the 9th European Conference on Social Work Research, leuven 2019.

ESWRA is going to host Vid...

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Human Rights on Trial

14. 05. 2019

Emilio Jose Gomez Ciriano, an ESWRA Board member, published this article in 2016 that may be of interest: ‘Human Rights on trial: a diachronic and comparative perspective on the situation of social rights in five European countries’ available to download free here: Continue reading »


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