BA in International Relations and European Studies

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[30/09/2016 - BA in International Relations & European Studies] Welcome reception and orientation session

posted 26 Sep 2016, 12:44 by FSP UB   [ updated 26 Sep 2016, 12:52 ]

Friday, on the 30th of September, at 10:30, all 1st year students of the BA program in International Relations and European Studies are invited to a small welcome reception and orientation session, which will take place in our headquarters from 8, Spiru Haret st., Room P.P. Negulescu (groundfloor). 

On this occasion you will meet your program coordinator with whom you can discuss the first academic and administrative steps within the program. 

You will also receive your institutional mail accounts, which will help you have access to all the faculty’s resources, and you will be provided information about the national and international opportunities of internship, mobility for studying and volunteering.

Complimentary tea and chocolate will be available to all participants.


Event coordination: Conf.univ.dr. Luciana Alexandra GHICA

[28-29/09/2016 - Guest lectures & debates] The Ethics of Digital Diplomacy / Digital Diplomacy and Best Practices (Corneliu BJOLA, University of Oxford)

posted 24 Sep 2016, 00:01 by FSP UB   [ updated 26 Sep 2016, 12:48 ]

The Centre for International Cooperation and Development Studies (IDC) 
of the Faculty of Political Science at the University of Bucharest 
invites the interested public 

to the guest lectures and debates 

with 
Corneliu BJOLA 
University of Oxford 

on 
DIGITAL DIPLOMACY AND BEST PRACTICES
 
Wednesday,  
 28 September 2016, 10:00-12:30   
Room P.P. Negulescu 
(8, Spiru Haret st, groundfloor)  

and 
THE ETHICS OF DIGITAL DIPLOMACY
 
Thursday, 
 29 September 2016, 10:00-12:30  
Room P.P. Negulescu 
(8, Spiru Haret st, groundfloor)  


Public events (within the limit of available seats), moderated, in English, approx. 2h. Please register here.

The interactive lectures are dedicated to students and scholars of international relations but also to diplomacy practitioners from embassies, cultural institutes and other (inter)governmental organizations which use or need to use digital instruments and social networks to reach their audience. 

The talks will be followed by a masterclass on digital diplomacy for students of the University of Bucharest.


Corneliu Bjola is Associate Professor in Diplomatic Studies at the University of Oxford. He received his PhD in Political Science from the University of Toronto in 2007 and was a research fellow at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars (2000), Visiting Fellow at the Australian Defense Force Academy (2012) and China Foreign Affairs University (2016). Bjola's research interests lie at the intersection of diplomatic studies, negotiation theory, international ethics, and crisis management. His current research focuses on the structural and normative conditions by which digital technologies inform, regulate, and constrain foreign policy. He has authored or edited five books, including the recent co-edited volumes on Secret Diplomacy: Concepts, Contexts and Cases (Routledge, 2015 with S Murray) and Digital Diplomacy: Theory and Practice (Routledge, 2015 with M. Holmes). His work has been published in the European Journal of International Relations, Global Affairs, International Negotiation, Review of International Studies, British Journal of Politics and International Relations, Global Policy, Journal of Global Ethics and The Hague Journal of Diplomacy. Bjola is Co-Editor of the book series on “New Diplomatic Studies” with Routledge and Editor-in-Chief of the new journal “Diplomacy and Foreign Policy” with Brill. 



Events supported by a mobility project of the Romanian National Authority for Scientific Research and Innovation, CNCS - UEFISCDI, project number PN-III-P1-1.1 MCT-2016-0026.

[31/05/2016 - Guest lecture & debate] The Impact of the US Presidential Elections on US Foreign Policy (with Christopher LAYNE & Gabriela MARIN THORNTON, Texas A&M University)

posted 23 May 2016, 00:45 by FSP UB   [ updated 24 May 2016, 00:13 ]





The Centre for International Cooperation and Development Studies (IDC) 
of the Faculty of Political Science at the University of Bucharest 
invites the interested public 

Tuesday, 
 31 May 2016, 11:30  
Room 1989
(8, Spiru Haret st, groundfloor)  


to the guest lecture and debate 

THE IMPACT OF THE US PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS ON US FOREIGN POLICY 

with 
Christopher LAYNE & Gabriela MARIN THORNTON
The Bush School of Government & Public Service 
Texas A&M University





Public event (within the limit of available seats), moderated, in English, approx. 2h. Complimentary tea available for all participants. 


Christopher LAYNE is University Distinguished Professor, Robert M. Gates Chair in National Security, and professor of international affairs at the Bush School of Government and Public Service at Texas A&M University. His fields of interest are international relations theory, great power politics, US foreign policy, and grand strategy. 


Gabriela MARIN THORNTON is Associate Professor of International Affairs at the Bush School of Government and Public Service at Texas A&M University. She received her PhD (International Studies, 2006) from the University of Miami. She teaches classes on International Politics in Theory and Practice, the European Union, NATO and European Security, and Democratization Processes.





The event is organized within the Professionals in International Relations and European Studies (ProRISE) programme of the Centre for International Cooperation and Development Studies (IDC). The event is also part of the annual Festival of Political Arts and Sciences - Polimateca, organized by the Faculty of Political Science at the University of Bucharest (FSPUB) to celebrate and promote political science as a discipline central for open societies.

Event coordinator: Dr. Claudiu TUFIȘ

[30/05/2016 - Guest lecture & debate] International Conflicts Today: From Local to Global Social Impact (with Diego CHECA HIDALGO, University of Granada)

posted 23 May 2016, 00:43 by FSP UB   [ updated 24 May 2016, 00:11 ]




The Centre for International Cooperation and Development Studies (IDC) 
of the Faculty of Political Science at the University of Bucharest 

invites the interested public 

Monday, 
 30 May 2016, 14:30  
Room Amfitreatrul Th.ROSSETTI
(3, Negru Voda st, 1st dfloor)  


to the guest lecture and debate on 

INTERNATIONAL CONFLICTS TODAY:
FROM LOCAL TO SOCIAL IMPACT 

with 

Diego CHECA HIDALGO
University of Granada






Public event (within the limit of available seats), moderated, in English, approx. 2h. 


The event is organized within the Professionals in International Relations and European Studies (ProRISE) programme of the Centre for International Cooperation and Development Studies (IDC), with the support of the Erasmus+ programme of the European Commission. The event is also part of the annual Festival of Political Arts and Sciences - Polimateca, organized by the Faculty of Political Science at the University of Bucharest (FSPUB) to celebrate and promote political science as a discipline central for open societies.

Event coordinator: Luciana Alexandra GHICA

[26/05/2016 - Guest lecture & debate] Quality of Governance Indicators (with Luis DE SOUSA, University of Aveiro)

posted 23 May 2016, 00:38 by FSP UB   [ updated 24 May 2016, 00:09 ]




The Centre for International Cooperation and Development Studies (IDC) 
of the Faculty of Political Science at the University of Bucharest 
 
invites the interested public 

Thursday, 
 26 May 2016, 15:30  
Room 1989
(8, Spiru Haret st, groundfloor)  


to the guest lecture and debate on 

QUALITY OF GOVERNANCE 
INDICATORS 

with 

Luis DE SOUSA
University of Aveiro




Public event (within the limit of available seats), moderated, in English, approx. 2h. 


Luís DE SOUSA 
(Ph.D., European University Institute) is Professor at Aveiro University, Portugal, and founding member of the Centre for International Cooperation and Development Studies (IDC). He is coordinator of ANCORAGE-NET, a research network on anticorruption agencies (www.ancorage-net.org) and Chairman of Transparência e Integridade, Associação Cívica (TIAC) - Transparency International’s contact point for Portugal. He is also Local Research Correspondent on Corruption for the European Commission and acts as a consultant to various international governmental and non-governmental organizations on corruption control and political financing issues. Among others he was  a former Edmond J. Safra Network Fellow at Harvard University and an international scholar within the Academic Fellowship Program of the Open Society InstituteHe was also co-editor of EPS: European Political Science, an ECPR journal published by Palgrave Macmillan. His current research interests focus on corruption and corruption control studies, the politics of ethics reforms, regional integration (institutions and policies), cross-border relations, international organizations and comparative politics in general.

The event is organized within the Professionals in International Relations and European Studies (ProRISE) programme of the Centre for International Cooperation and Development Studies (IDC), with the support of the Erasmus+ programme of the European Commission. The event is also part of the annual Festival of Political Arts and Sciences - Polimateca, organized by the Faculty of Political Science at the University of Bucharest (FSPUB) to celebrate and promote political science as a discipline central for open societies.

Event coordinator: Luciana Alexandra GHICA

[24/05/2016 - Guest lecture & debate] Public Policy Analysis (with Luis DE SOUSA, University of Aveiro)

posted 23 May 2016, 00:27 by FSP UB   [ updated 24 May 2016, 00:04 ]





The Centre for International Cooperation and Development Studies (IDC) 
of the Faculty of Political Science at the University of Bucharest 
 
invites the interested public 

Tuesday, 
 24 May 2016, 10:30  
Room 1989
(8, Spiru Haret st, groundfloor)  


to the guest lecture and debate on 

PUBLIC POLICY ANALYSIS 

with 

Luis DE SOUSA
University of Aveiro




Public event (within the limit of available seats), moderated, in English, approx. 2h. 


Luís DE SOUSA 
(Ph.D., European University Institute) is Professor at Aveiro University, Portugal, and founding member of the Centre for International Cooperation and Development Studies (IDC). He is coordinator of ANCORAGE-NET, a research network on anticorruption agencies (www.ancorage-net.org) and Chairman of Transparência e Integridade, Associação Cívica (TIAC) - Transparency International’s contact point for Portugal. He is also Local Research Correspondent on Corruption for the European Commission and acts as a consultant to various international governmental and non-governmental organizations on corruption control and political financing issues. Among others he was  a former Edmond J. Safra Network Fellow at Harvard University and an international scholar within the Academic Fellowship Program of the Open Society InstituteHe was also co-editor of EPS: European Political Science, an ECPR journal published by Palgrave Macmillan. His current research interests focus on corruption and corruption control studies, the politics of ethics reforms, regional integration (institutions and policies), cross-border relations, international organizations and comparative politics in general.

The event is organized within the Professionals in International Relations and European Studies (ProRISE) programme of the Centre for International Cooperation and Development Studies (IDC), with the support of the Erasmus+ programme of the European Commission. The event is also part of the annual Festival of Political Arts and Sciences - Polimateca, organized by the Faculty of Political Science at the University of Bucharest (FSPUB) to celebrate and promote political science as a discipline central for open societies.

Event coordinator: Luciana Alexandra GHICA

[24/05/2016 - Guest lecture & debate] Models and Methods in Political Science (with Ron KING, San Diego State University)

posted 23 May 2016, 00:23 by FSP UB   [ updated 24 May 2016, 00:01 ]




The Centre for International Cooperation and Development Studies (IDC) 
of the Faculty of Political Science at the University of Bucharest 

invites the interested public 

Tuesday, 
 24 May 2016, 09:00  
Room P.P.Negulescu 
(8, Spiru Haret st, groundfloor)  


to the guest lecture and debate 

MODELS AND METHODS 
IN POLITICAL SCIENCE 

with 

Ron KING 
Professor of Political Science
San Diego State University



Public event (within the limit of available seats), moderated, in English, approx. 2h. 

The event is organized within the Professionals in International Relations and European Studies (ProRISE) programme of the Centre for International Cooperation and Development Studies (IDC). The event is also part of the annual Festival of Political Arts and Sciences - Polimateca, organized by the Faculty of Political Science at the University of Bucharest (FSPUB) to celebrate and promote political science as a discipline central for open societies.

Event coordinators: Lect.univ.dr. Dr.Claudiu TUFIȘ & Lect.univ.Dr.Oana Valentina SUCIU

[08/12/2015 - Guest lecture & debate] Outlook of Tapei-Beijing-Washington relations (Kwei-Bo HUANG, National Cheng Chi University)

posted 30 Nov 2015, 12:57 by FSP UB   [ updated 24 May 2016, 00:00 ]



The Centre for International Cooperation and Development Studies (IDC) 
of the Faculty of Political Science University of Bucharest (FSPUB)

invites the interested public 

Tuesday, 
 8 December 2015, 18:00  
Room P.P.Negulescu 
(8, Spiru Haret st, groundfloor)  


to the guest lecture and debate 

OUTLOOK OF 
TAIPEI-BEIJING-WASHINGTON 
RELATIONS 

with 

Kwei-Bo HUANG 
Department of Diplomacy, 
National Cheng Chi University Taipei 


Public event (within the limit of available seats), moderated, in English, approx. 2h. 
Complimentary tea available for all participants. 

Kwei-Bo HUANG is founding Director of the Centre for Foreign Policy Studies at the College of International Affairs - National Cheng Chi University, and Secretary-General of the Association of Foreign Relations (AFR), ROC Taiwan. After having received his PhD in Government and Politics at the University of Maryland, he held various academic positions at home and abroad, including a Fulbright Visiting scholarship at the Johns Hopkins University and Visiting Fellowship at the Center for Northeast Asian Policy Studies, Brookings Institution, Washington. He also served as Vice President of the Taiwan Foundation for Democracy (2009-2011) and as Chairman of the Research and Planning Committee at the ROC Ministry of Foreign Affairs (2009-2011). His research interests include international conflict management, US foreign policy and decision towards the Asia Pacific region, international political and military relations of Southeast Asia, and public diplomacy.

Event coordinator: Luciana Alexandra GHICA

[21/05/2015 - Guest lecture & debate] America's Challenges: Rising China, Resurging Russia (with Christopher LAYNE & Gabriela MARIN THORNTON, Texas A&M University)

posted 17 May 2015, 01:47 by FSP UB   [ updated 23 May 2016, 23:57 ]



The Centre for International Cooperation and Development Studies (IDC) 
of the Faculty of Political Science at the University of Bucharest (FSPUB) 
invites the interested public 

Thursday, 
 21 May 2015, 15:30  
Room 1989
(8, Spiru Haret st, groundfloor)  


to the guest lecture and debate 

AMERICA'S CHALLENGES

RISING CHINA, RESURGING RUSSIA 

with 
Christopher LAYNE & Gabriela MARIN THORNTON
The Bush School of Government & Public Service 
Texas A&M University



Public event (within the limit of available seats), moderated, in English, approx. 2h. Complimentary tea available for all participants. 


Christopher LAYNE is University Distinguished Professor, Robert M. Gates Chair in National Security, and professor of international affairs at the Bush School of Government and Public Service at Texas A&M University. His fields of interest are international relations theory, great power politics, US foreign policy, and grand strategy.

Gabriela MARIN THORNTON is Associate Professor of International Affairs at the Bush School of Government and Public Service at Texas A&M University. She received her PhD (International Studies, 2006) from the University of Miami. She teaches classes on International Politics in Theory and Practice, the European Union, NATO and European Security, and Democratization Processes.




Event coordinator: Dr. Claudiu TUFIȘ

[05/05/2015 - Guest lecture & debate] New Trends in Party Financing Regulation & Supervision (Luis DE SOUSA, University of Aveiro)

posted 4 May 2015, 21:54 by FSP UB   [ updated 23 May 2016, 23:59 ]


The Centre for International Cooperation and Development Studies (IDC) 
of the Faculty of Political Science at the University of Bucharest (FSPUB)

invites the interested public 

Tuesday, 
 05 May 2015, 11:30  
Room Amfiteatru
(8, Spiru Haret st, basement)  


to the guest lecture and debate 

NEW TRENDS IN PARTY FINANCING 

REGULATION & SUPERVISION 

with 
Luis DE SOUSA 
University Aveiro 



Public event (within the limit of available seats), moderated, in English, approx. 3h (with 2 short breaks). Complimentary tea available for all participants. 


Luís DE SOUSA
(Ph.D., European University Institute) is Professor at Aveiro University, Portugal, and founding member of the Centre for International Cooperation and Development Studies (IDC). He is also co-editor of EPS: European Political Science, an ECPR journal published by Palgrave Macmillan. He is coordinator of ANCORAGE-NET, a research network on anticorruption agencies (www.ancorage-net.org) and Chairman of Transparência e Integridade, Associação Cívica (TIAC) - Transparency International’s contact point for Portugal. He is also Local Research Correspondent on Corruption for the European Commission and acts as a consultant to various international governmental and non-governmental organizations on corruption control and political financing issues. Among others he was a former Edmond J. Safra Network Fellow at Harvard University and an international scholar within the Academic Fellowship Program of the Open Society Institute. His current research interests focus on corruption and corruption control studies, the politics of ethics reforms, regional integration (institutions and policies), cross-border relations, international organizations and comparative politics in general.


The event is organized within the Professionals in International Relations and European Studies (ProRISE) programme of the Centre for International Cooperation and Development Studies (IDC), with the support of the Erasmus+ programme of the European Commission. The event is also part of the annual Festival of Political Arts and Sciences - Polimateca, organized by the Faculty of Political Science at the University of Bucharest (FSPUB) to celebrate and promote political science as a discipline central for open societies.

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