Netherlands Institute of Government

Welcome to the homepage of the Netherlands Institute of Government (NIG), the Dutch Research School for Public Administration and Political Science. NIG is an interuniversity research school in which faculties from nine Dutch universities and two Flemish universities participate. In 2012 the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW) reaccredited the school for a fourth term of six years. NIG coordinates and stimulates research in the area of Public Administration and Political Science and offers a training program for Ph.D. students.

Training programme




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Summer School on Local Government Studies 2017

PhD Training School at the University of Florence, June 12th to June 17th, 2017.
Topic: The Renaissance of Local Government. European Municipalities in Transition
Deadline for proposals is April, 10, 2017 ... read more

Two full-time permanent tenured positions, University of Bergen

A call for two full-time permanent tenured positions as Associate Professor at the Department of Administration and Organization Theory, University of Bergen, Norway. The deadline for application is April 4. ... read more

EPPA seminar The many disciplines of Public Administration

The seminar on "The many Disciplines of Public Administration" will be held at the University of Potsdam on 14./15. September 2017. The application deadline is April 16, 2017. ... read more

Politicologenetmaal 2017

Universiteit Leiden, 1-2 juni 2017 ... read more