Call for applications for PhD course on ‘The Anthropology of Humanitarianism’ – Deadline 16 september 2018

The Research School on Peace and Conflict is welcoming applications for the PhD course ‘The Anthropology of Humanitarianism’, which is to take place at the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO) from 28-30 November 2018. The deadline for applications is 16 September.

The course is designed for interdisciplinary students studying humanitarian studies or peace and conflict studies, and will focus on key topics such as the anthropology of forced migration, and the thematic and methodological challenges of studying conflict and crisis in anthropology. The course will be an overview of the field and an introduction to the possibilities and challenges that arise with using ethnographic approaches to the study of humanitarian action and humanitarianism.

For more information, and to apply for the course, follow this link: