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20/10/21 – Tender Launched for Provision of an original choreography for a contemporary dance piece (to be performed twice on stage) for the DANCING Project

Invitation to Tender 

We are seeking the creation of an original, inclusive, contemporary dance choreography for four to six dancers, at least half of whom to be persons with disabilities and to stage 2 performances for the DANCING Project.

Closing date:  20/11/21 at 12:00.

To apply please visit:  Irish e-tender site and search for tender reference PCO195/S

Invitation to Tender

We are seeking the creation of an original, inclusive, contemporary dance choreography for four to six dancers, at least half of whom to be persons with disabilities and to stage two performances for the DANCING Project.

Closing date has been extended to:  10/12/21 at 12:00.

We welcome applications from all those interested.

To apply please visit:  Irish e-tender site and search for tender reference PCO195/S. You will need to register interest to be able to view the documents.

19/10/21 – Research Assistant Vacancy with DANCING Project, an ALL Institute Project in the Dept. of Law, Maynooth University, Kildare, Ireland

We are looking to appoint a Research Assistant to support the Principal Investigator, Prof. Delia Ferri and post-doctoral researchers in conducting their research.  The focus of the RA will be related in particular but not exclusively to Work Package (WP) 1 and 2, and will require support in the organization of interviews with national and European stakeholders, as well as transcription of those interviews, and research assistance in the review of relevant EU law sources and relevant scholarship​ ​. For this particular position, we are looking to appoint a candidate with basic knowledge of qualitative research methods, legal methods and EU law and with an interest in cultural studies and/or disability studies. Experience of working in interdisciplinary research projects is desirable.  

For informal communications or more information, please email Hilary.Hooks@mu.ie.

To apply for this position, please go through the Maynooth University Vacancies Page, under Research jobs, Dept. Law, job ref 012301.

17/9/21 – Funded PhD Opportunity with DANCING Project, an ALL Institute Project in the Dept. of Law

Applicants should have a first degree in Law and a master degree in Law with a focus on EU law. It is not necessary to be registered as a student at Maynooth University during the application process, but only once the candidate is successful, will registration start.

Applications are now closed.

email Hilary Hooks for more details or to apply.

16/3/21 – Webinar: Researching Disability and Diversity in Culture

An Introduction to the ERC Project “Protecting the Right to Culture of Persons with Disabilities and Enhancing Cultural Diversity through European Union Law – DANCING”

You can find the presentations on our dissemination page.