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USF PDRF Awards 2017

The Urban Studies Foundation is delighted to announce five successful candidates for our 2017 round of applications to our Postdoctoral Research Fellowship schemes. Dr Pablo Arboleda will be based at the University of Glasgow under the mentorship of Professor Hayden Lorimer. Pablo’s research proposal is titled ‘Utility After Abandonment: the modern urban ruin as cultural […]

International Conference on Polarisation, Fragmentation and Resilience: Hong Kong

As part of our seminar series awards, we are pleased to announce the Urban Studies Foundation’s support of the successful staging of the International Conference on Polarisation, Fragmentation and Resilience, during November and December 2017. The USF contributed towards the expenditures of organising and hosting this three day event, as well as towards the facilitation […]

USF Seminar Series CfP: February in Athens, Greece

The final event in the USF-funded seminar series on Reconceptualising Urban Landscapes of Work will be held on the 8-9th February 2018 at the National Centre for Social Research in Athens, Greece. The event is free to attend and the programme will be announced in late January. The 2-day event is titled Work Practices in […]

Recruiting: Three New Members on the Urban Studies Foundation (USF) Board

The Urban Studies Foundation (USF) is looking to recruit three new Members (also known as ‘Trustees’) to sit on its Board, one to commence from January 2018 and two from January 2019.

Final Programme: USF Seminar Series (Part 2), University of Southampton, September 11-12

USF is pleased to announce the final programme for the 2-day seminar: Diversity of workplaces and spaces in cities, taking place at the University of Southampton on 11 and 12 September 2017.