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The 2020 / 2021 academic year has started at NEC, and will continue for the first months of the first semester with a hybrid design online and on-site.


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ERC Mentoring Initiative

The IWM (Institut für die Wissenschaften vom Menschen, Vienna) has established a mentoring initiative for applicants for European Research Council (ERC) Starting and Consolidator Grants in the humanities and social sciences from Central, Eastern and South-Eastern Europe.

The NEC library currently holds over 40 000 items

Our library includes reference works (dictionaries & encyclopedias), books, periodicals, and multimedia resources in English, French, German, Italian, and Romanian.
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Inventing the Social in Romania, 1848-1914
Networks and Laboratories of Knowledge
(Brill, 2020)

by NEC Alumnus Călin Cotoi

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Research Programs

Research Seminars on Periodization in the History of Art


Citizen Science for Environmental Citizenship: Backyard Birding and the Potential for Cultivating Green Engagement


Art Historiographies in Central and Eastern Europe. An Inquiry from the Perspective of Entangled Histories


Luxury, fashion and social status in Early Modern South Eastern Europe