The International Conference „Gender, Work, Family and Change”


Dear colleagues,

It is our great pleasure to invite you to participate at the International Conference „Gender, Work, Family and Change” organized in the POSDRU Project „Reconstruction of women’s status: from discrimination, to equal chances and professional development” (ID 50679) to be held in Iasi, Romania, from September 20th to September 22nd  2013.

The Conference hosting institution is the Alexandru Ioan Cuza University, Department of Psychology of Faculty of Psychology and Education Sciences. The scientific program will offer a large range of presentations, discussions and meetings from distinguished keynote lectures to panels and thematic sessions. You are kindly invited to submit your abstracts for all the mentioned forms of presentation and to share your work with a great psychological, social sciences and gender studies community. The Conference organizers invite you to address such questions and propose your paper in line with the Conference title, particularly in relation to the following subthemes:

-         Gender equity and differences between sexes;

-         Women and personal and professional context and challenges;

-         Family systems: structure, processes;

-         Family stages, intergenerational transmission and children;

-         Family-work: psychological and organizational approaches;

-         Family, gender and health;

-         Gender aspects and individual, group and family therapy;

-         Individual, family and community resilience.


Please submit a 250-300 words abstract of your presentation to the e-mail: Această adresă de e-mail este protejată de spamboţi; aveţi nevoie de activarea JavaScript-ului pentru a o vizualiza by July 15, 2013. If you are interested in another topics related to the study of gender, family and work, we encourage you to organize a workshop. In this case, please submit a 200-300 words proposal to the same email address.

We mention also that the full texts volume shall be offered free of charge next to the conference materials. We intend to publish this volume with a CNCS authorized publishing house.

Key dates

Submission of proposals – 1st of July 15, 2013
Notification of acceptance – July 15, 2013

Submission of full-text – August 15, 2013
Registration for the conference (no conference fee shall be charged) – September 01, 2013
Final schedule – September 15, 2013


I am looking forward to welcoming you at „Gender, Work, Family and Change” Conference in Iasi!

Sincerely yours,

Prof. Ph.D. Maria Nicoleta TURLIUC,

Project Manager

Center for Women's Professional Formation and Development

Department of Psychology, Faculty of Psychology and Educations Sciences

Alexandru Ioan Cuza University, Iasi, Toma Cozma 3, Iasi-700554, Romania

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