Aging, Care, and Migration

CfP for the 2nd virtual interdisciplinary PhD Symposium on Aging and Care - Migration, held by the Center for Interdisciplinary Research on Aging and Care (CIRAC), Universität Graz; 19-20 October; CfP ends 19 September 2021



2nd Virtual Interdisciplinary Doctoral Symposium on Aging and Care - Migration

October 19-20, 2021 (online)

Call for Papers: September 19, 2021

Keynote and Skills Workshop: Sandra Torres (Uppsala)

On October 19-20, the Second Interdisciplinary Doctoral Symposium on Aging and Care focusing on various dimensions of migration will take place. We are delighted to announce that Prof. Sandra Torres (Uppsala University, Sweden), leading expert in the field of Social Gerontology and Migration Studies, will hold a workshop on skills training for PhD students and additionally, give a keynote (titled "Caring democracy: the role that theoretically-astute understandings of ethnicity and race must play") as part of the event.

Papers will be held virtually and will be accessible for a registered public audience.

Abstracts must include a title, author(s)’ name(s) and a summary of the research design and findings. The abstract and a short narrative CV must be no longer than 250 words.

Conference language: English

We welcome submissions from PhD students from all fields of research and at all stages of their PhD projects. Please send your abstracts as word documents by September 19, 2021 to Anna-Christina Kainradl and Katharina Zwanzger at cirac(at)

See full CfP (pdf)


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Anna-Christina Kainradl | Katharina Zwanzger

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