Five tenure-track positions at Maastricht!

Job alert folks. We’ve got FIVE tenure track assistant professor posts in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at Maastricht. They’re reasonably broad, but we’re looking for people in: Social & Political Philosophy EU Politics and Policy Cyber-security and Politics Cultural History and International Relations, especially EU-IR, China, globlal governance and security. I am on the selection panel for the Philosophy post so know … Continue reading Five tenure-track positions at Maastricht!

Miranda and the policing of politics

The David Miranda case is causing outrage for all sorts of good reasons: interference in legitimate journalism, abuse of power, excessive powers being granted in the first place, detention without advice, etc etc. Underlying all this, however, is a set of issues that is not being talked about so much: the deliberate undermining of politics as a legitimate pursuit for anyone other than professional politicians. … Continue reading Miranda and the policing of politics