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Call for Papers: East Asian Junior Sociologists Forum

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  We are pleased to announce a call for papers for the East Asia Junior Sociologists Forum (EAJSF) scheduled inYokohama,Japan, on July 13, 2014.The Forum is designed to be an international event wherein students and junior researchers from East Asian countries will convene to meet, present research projects, and engage in lively discussions.East Asiahas been an academic focus in recent years.With rapidsocioeconomic and cultural transformations in the last few decades,East Asianow faces a set of new problems.In accordance with the growing attention, academic gatherings, such as conferences, meetings, and forums, have increasingly been held, functioning as venue to discuss issues common to East Asian countries.Interestingly, no academic meetings have been held so far inEast Asiathat pay exclusive attention to the voices of scholars in younger generations.Junior researchers and students are the ones who will carry sociological endeavor into the future.East Asian Junior Sociologists Forum (EAJSF) has been conceived of as, and is designed to become a platform where next-generation students and researchers in East Asia gather, meet, present their own work, and exchange.
  EAJSF is scheduled on July 13 to synchronize with the opening of the XVIII ISA World Congress of Sociology.The Forum will share the venue with the ISA World Congress of Sociology.We invite fellow young researchers residing in or doing research onChina,Korea,TaiwanandJapanto submit abstracts to the EASJS office (email address).The forum aims to offer junior sociologists from four countries a chance for networking that will extend into future academic collaborations.
  
  nDate and Location
  Date and Time: July 13, 2014 (Sun.) 9:00am to 5:00pm (Please note: The exacttime is subject to change due to the number of presenters.)
  Location: PacificoYokohama,1-1-1Minato Mirai, Nishi-ku,Yokohama,JapanFees: Registration and participation are freeLanguage: English
  
  nWho Can Apply
  Junior scholars who are studying in the field or a related field of sociology and are applicable to at least one of the following conditions:
  (1) Those who belong to an educational or research institution inChina,Japan,Korea, orTaiwan.
  (2) Those who are a member of either the Chinese Sociological Association, Japan Sociological Society, Korean Sociological Association, or Taiwanese Sociological Association.
  (3) Those who belong to an educational or research institution outside China, Japan, Korea, and Taiwan, and whose presentation content are related to China, Japan, Korea, or Taiwan.
  
  Junior scholars can be defined either (a) or (b):
  (a) Those who have attained a bachelor’s degree but have not yet attained adoctor’s degree.
  (b) Those who attained a doctor’s degree during the past 7 years.
  
  nSelection
  The results of the selection will be notified to all applicants by March20, 2014 (Thurs).The same papers presented at XVIII ISA World Congress of Sociology or any other papers that can be considered as duplicate publications will berejected; it will be returned to the submitters. Priority will be given to applicants who have not been accepted for the presentation at XVIII ISA World Congress of Sociology.
  
  nPresentation Format
  The accepted abstracts will be allocated to either an oral presentation or aroundtable session by the Organizing Committee. Applicants’ preference willbe taken into consideration. For both oral presentations and roundtables,the EAJSF Organizing Committee will group the accepted abstracts by topicsand methods.
  - Oral Presentation Sessions (A maximum of 6 sessions are scheduled to beheld.)
  Each session will be 110 minutes long and will accommodate a maximum of 5presenters. The forum will supply all rooms with projectors and screens.
  - Roundtable Sessions(A maximum of 10 roundtables are scheduled to be held.)
  Each session will be 110 minutes long and will accommodate a maximum of 6presenters with a chairperson. No projector, screen, or laptop computer willbe available in the roundtable sessions. Presenters are asked to preparehard copies or handouts in PDF format (We will not be able to print outhard copies).
  
  nApplication Submission
  Application deadline is March 2, 2014 24:00 (JST).Applicants are requested to submit the application form with a 300 English word abstract via on-line submission system: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/12LOxVVqDJF1qzxap9sdvM928XsUvMUNRVeXWdYLUppA/viewform
  
  If you cannot access on-line submission system, please email the following 14 items to 2014.eajsf@gmail.com (the email with "EAJSF submission" as the subject) in English.
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  (1) E-mail address
  (2) Family name
  (3) First name
  (4) Affiliation (e.g. Department of XXXX, Graduate School of XXXX,XXXXUniversity)
  (5) Position (e.g. professor / graduate student / .....)
  (6) Nationality
  (7) Presentation title
  (8) Keywords of your presentation: up to 5 words
  (9) Abstract: within 300 words
  (10) Preference of presentation format
  [Oral Presentation Session / Roundtable Session]
  (11) If you are accepted for the session NOT in your preferred format wouldyou still want to give a presentation?
  [Yes / No]
  (12) Academic associations which you are a member of
  [Chinese Sociological Association / Japanese Sociological Society/ KoreanSociological Association / Taiwanese Sociological Association]
  (13) Have you been accepted for the presentation at XVIII ISA World Congressof Sociology as an oral presenter or paper distributer?
  [Yes / No]
  (14) Would you like to chair a session at the forum? (Your cooperation wouldbe much appreciated!)
  [Yes / No]
  
  nVisa Information
  For those who need a visa to enterJapan, the registration for XVIII ISA World Congress of Sociology must be completed by April 1, 2014. One day registration is available. Daily registrations are also welcomed. For more information, please visit the official website of XVIII ISA World Congressof Sociology at: http://www.isa-sociology.org/congress2014/visa.htm .
  
  nGrants Information
  Next Generation Sociologists Grant (Application Deadline: April 30, 2014) isavailable for a limited number of participants. Please go to:
  http://www.isa-sociology.org/congress2014/next-generation-sociologists-grant.
  
  nEAJSF Website & Organizing Committee
  https://sites.google.com/site/eajsf2014/
  Organizing Committee: Mikito TERACHI (Chair), Ryoko KOSUGI, Keisuke MORI, Yosuke TATSUNO, Risa MURASE
  
  nSupporting Organizations:
  JapanSociological Society
  XVIII ISA World Congress of Sociology Local Organizing Committee
  Sociological Consortium Sub Committee, Science Council ofJapan
  Sociological ForumJapan(SOF-J)
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