News


2018

November:  Roland Erne and Jamie Jordan will lead the 3-day long fieldtrip to Brussels (Belgium) from 21-23 November.

September:  For the first time, Roland Erne and Vincenzo Maccarrone will lead a new study fieldtrip to Florence (Italy, 1-4 September). The group will be hosted by the CISL Study Center. Roland Erne is also invited as keynote speaker at the IREC 2018 in Leuven (Belgium, 10-12 September). The ERC project team will deliver first research findings in a panel on 11 September.

June:  Roland Erne and Jamie Jordan presented at the UCD HRM & Employment Relations Research Seminar in the UCD Smurfit School of Business on 14 June.

May:  On 17 May, Roland Erne attended the annual meeting of the Network of the European Masters in Labour Studies at Warwick Business School (UK). Unite the UNION had invited him to give a presentation at their Bargaining for Progress seminar in Dublin on 10 May. He also published 2 articles in the SAGE journal Transfer: European Review of Labour and Research. The full texts are accessible through the publications section.

April:  The call for applications for Doctoral Fellowships within the ERC project Labour Politics & the EU's New Economic Governance Regime closed on 10 April. Ludwig Zurbriggen from the Lucerne School of Business in Switzerland joined as Visiting Fellow.

March:  The ERC Public Launch event took place in the UCD Smurfit School of Business on 13 March. Visiting Fellow Rolle Alho left to return to Helsinki.


2017

November:  Roland Erne and Vincenzo Maccarone led the 3-day long fieldtrip to Brussels (Belgium) from 22-24 November. The group was accommodated by the Leuven Institute for Ireland in Europe.

September:  UCD appointed Dr Stavroula Demetriades - Senior Research Manager at Eurofound in Dublin - to the position of Adjunct Professor in HRM and Employment Relations.

June:  We hosted a UCD Jean Monnet Chair Lunchtime Seminar Series on 14/15 June. Rolle Alho from the University of Jyväskylä in Finland joined as Visiting Fellow.


2016

November:  Roland Erne and Vincenzo Maccarone led the 3-day long fieldtrip to Brussels (Belgium) from 16-18 November. The group was accommodated by the Leuven Institute for Ireland in Europe.