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Bucharest – COST training on survey data related to ethnic minority and migrant integration

Start: 26/10/2018 at 09:00

End: 27/10/2018 at 16:00


The University of Bucharest’s Research Institute and Faculty of Sociology and Social Work are calling for applications for the second training school organised as part of the European Cooperation in Science & Technology (COST) network on survey data related to the integration of ethnic and migrant minorities. The training aims to provide researchers interested in the integration of ethnic and migrant minority populations with the tools to identify and analyse survey data sets and to make them aware of the limits and potential difficulties they may face when working with this sort of data.

The training school will take place on 26-27 October 2018 at the Faculty of Sociology and Social Work at the University of Bucharest. The training is free of charge, and a limited amount of financial support will be available to cover costs of attendance .

The event is targeted at young researchers from participating COST countries and from certain European research organisations, as detailed in the call for applications. It is also open to anyone interested in receiving training on this topic, including individuals who are undertaking survey research related to ethnic and migrant minorities for academic institutions, NGOs, think tanks, government, etc.

Those interested in attending the training must submit an application, which should include (in a single PDF document): 1) a motivation letter of two pages, 2) CV and 3) if requesting financial support for attendance, an estimate of travel expenses; if not requesting financial support, please indicate that you do not need a grant. Applications should be sent to Paula Tufis at by 17 September 2018 at 12.00 noon CET with the subject line: COST Training School Application.

Read the detailed training programme and application instructions


The Faculty of Sociology and Social Work and the Research Institute of the University of Bucharest


The Faculty of Sociology and Social Work, University of Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania