International Winter School on Public Policy - Alps Edition, 6 - 10 January 2020, Aussois, France

Publish Date: Sep 16, 2019

Deadline: Sep 30, 2019

Event Dates: from Jan 06, 2020 12:00 to Jan 10, 2020 12:00


The International Winter School on Public Policy - Alps Edition 2020 will be held from 6th - 10th January 2020 in Aussois, France.

The Winter School aims to provide PhD students and Early Career Researchers with advice and knowledge on Public Policy theories, concepts and methodologies to analyze public policy. 

The Call for application is organised in 2 phases :

  1. From 9 September to 18 October 2019 : call for application 
  2. From 21 October to 30 October 2019 : late call for application (please note that the selection will depend on availability)

To ensure your participation to the Winter School, we strongly advise you to apply as soon as possible.

The main objective of this International Winter School is to provide an amazing learning experience on theories, concepts, and methodologies in policy studies for Ph.D. students and Early Career Researchers. Our Winter School is interactive and delivered by renowned international scholars who offer to share their experience to a small group of participants. 

The 3rd edition is made up of 3 groups between 10 and 15 Ph.D. students and Early Career Researchers each and focuses on giving useful comments for research and discussing research or article projects.

The Winter School's daily schedule has 3 main components:

  1. A morning lecture of 1h delivered to all participants by a renowned scholar - 5h total
  2. A morning interactive course of 2h delivered to a small group on a specific topic every day - 10h total
  3. An afternoon workshop of 3h delivered to a small group (focused on research projects) - 12h total

To apply, you must choose one of the 5 following courses: 

  • Course 1: A world of rules: Regulation and its effects by Claudio RADAELLI (University College London, UK)
  • Course 2: Qualitative Comparative Analysis (QCA) by Eva THOMANN (University of Exeter, UK)
  • Course 3: Studying Policy Process with Constructivist, Pragmatic and Qualitative Approaches by Philippe ZITTOUN (University of Lyon, France)
  • Course 4: Politics and Policy Change by Paolo GRAZIANO (University of Padua, Italy)
  • Course 5: Applying the Narrative Policy Framework. A crash course in Theory and Method by Michael JONES (Oregon State's School of Public Policy)

Every group will follow a 3h Workshop in the afternoons. Each participant will present his/her Research Project or Research Article (10 min), which will then be discussed by the other participants and professor (1h).

The International Winter School on Public Policy - Alps Edition 2020 will also offer many opportunities to connect with peer students and international scholars and allow you to build professional networks.

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