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First Announcement | Transnational Working Group for the Study of Gender and Sport | University of Vienna, Austria, 23–25 November, 2017

The Transnational Working Group for the Study of Gender and Sport invites scholars from the field of gender research in sport to the annual meeting in Vienna, Austria. Founded in 2005, the group aims for a transnational and interdisciplinary exchange of researchers who have a major interest in the study of sport and gender.

Call for Participation | Kroppsøvingskonferansen 2017 | Norges idrettshøgskole, 8. og 9. juni 2017

Kroppsøvingskonferansen avholdes på Norges idrettshøgskole 8. og 9. juni 2017. Hensikten med konferansen er å dele kunnskap om kroppsøvingsfaget i bevegelse gjennom å samles rundt ny forskning, utveksle erfaringer og etablere nye nettverk.

Save the Date | “The Science and Practice of Racket Sports for Improved Performance and Health” | April 25–27, 2018, Halmstad University

SAVE THE DATE!

Call for Papers | “Football and its shifting global powerbase” | Special issue of Sport, Business and Management. Call ends June 30, 2017

In line with the aims of Sport, Business and Management: An International Journal (SBM) this special issue aims to capture a coherent, high-quality body of work in sport, business and management. As such, the special issue welcomes a range of high-quality academic papers including conceptual and empirical, as well as case studies and critical analyses.

Call for Papers | ENSE Sport Summit 2017 | September 12-14 2017, Aarhus University. Call ends June 1, 2017

2017 marks Aarhus as European Capital of Culture. In conjunction with Aarhus University and ENSE we are celebrating this milestone bringing universities, institutions and organizations involved in physical education, sport science and leisure sports together. It is with great pleasure to invite you to this international conference where information, research, physical education and projects are presented.

Idrottshistoriska seminariet vid Stockholms universitet, vårterminen 2017

Denna termin har idrottshistoriska seminariet en ”arbetsinriktad” profil. Det betyder att vi ägnar oss åt strategi och planering, åt utveckling av nya forskningsidéer samt fördjupning och uppföljning av redan initierade processer och pågående forskning. Alla ni ”externa” gäster är förstås fortsatt mycket välkomna att delta på alla seminarier.

Doktorand i idrottsvetenskap med inriktning samhällsvetenskap och humaniora till Malmö högskola

Forskningsmiljön i idrottsvetenskap vid Malmö högskola är flervetenskaplig och med stark samhällsrelevans. Utgångspunkten är att samhällsaspekter – såsom jämställdhet, jämlikhet, socioekonomi och kulturell mångfald – alltid påverkar idrotten, samtidigt som idrotten är av sådan betydelse att den utövar ett inflytande på samhället.

Call for Papers | “Places, Events and Sport: Going for Gold” | SMAANZ 2017, Griffith University, Nov. 29 – Dec. 1. Call ends June 12

The SMAANTZ 2017 Conference will be hosted by Griffith University on the Gold Coast, and will be a multidisciplinary conference targeting innovative and thought-provoking research on a broad range of sport management topics, including the management, marketing, impacts, and governance of sport, sport events, and sport facilities at all levels.

Call for Papers | “School Athletic Branding and Visual Identity” | Special issue of the Journal of Contemporary Athletics. Call ends May 12, 2017

This special issue is intended to provide a forum for the academic examination of higher education and high school institution brands. Every school has its own unique story to tell and by examining interscholastic and intercollegiate brands, readers are able to benefit from seeing the successes, failures, and unique attributes tied to each individual institution.

Save the Date | Nordisk idrottsvetenskaplig konferens | 22–23 november 2017, Högskolan Halmstad