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!
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