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Urban Studies Foundation in Delhi for RC21

The Urban Studies Foundation is proud to be hosting a panel event and refreshments at RC21 in Delhi next week on Friday 20th September at 7pm. We warmly welcome anyone attending or local to the event to come along and join us for a short panel discussion about USF funding schemes and opportunities for the […]

Recruiting: two new Trustees

The deadline for applications to these positions is Friday 1st November 2019. The Urban Studies Foundation (USF) is looking to recruit up to two new Members (also known as Trustees) to sit on its Board, one to commence from Spring 2020 and one for ‘standby start’ until January 2022. The USF is an increasingly well-known […]

USF Global Urban Debates: Shanghai 2019

The first USF-led Global Urban Debates event (GUD) was held at Shanghai Jiao Tong University on May 29th 2019. The theme of GUD Shanghai was focused on the “Future of Urban Studies: The China Perspective”, and stimulated in-depth discussions on the future trends of urban studies from the China perspective. This included topics that covered […]

USF International Fellows 2019

The USF is excited to announce that a record-breaking eight USF International Fellowships have been awarded this July. The awards are specifically targeted towards early-to-mid career academics from the Global South, and offer full funding for visiting fellowships based at any institution worldwide. The fellowships are designed to function as writing sabbaticals under the guidance […]

USF Global Urban Debates in Shanghai

The USF will be holding its first Global Urban Debates panel discussion in Shanghai Jiao Tong University on Wednesday 29th May 2019. This panel debate will aim to discuss the future trends of urban studies from the Chinese perspective, as well as identifying key research questions and gaps for the coming decades. How will the […]