Check out our new Affiliate Bookshelf!

Looking for some intellectually stimulating summer reading? Our brand new Affiliate Bookshelf page on our website features CES Affiliate Faculty’s books, special-edition journals, and edited volumes!

Want to contribute your work to the shelf? Submit the details of your publication here!

New Summer Hours

The Centre for European Studies has officially switched to our summer schedule. Our new hours of operation are: Monday 10:30 AM-5 PM Wednesday 10 AM-5 PM Friday 10 AM-5 PM If you need to reach our office, you can contact our Senior Program Assistant Charli Brown at We do our best to reply to […]

Our Spring 2024 Newsletter is LIVE!

As we wrap up another successful Winter Term, our team here at the UBC Centre for European Studies extends our thanks for a fun-filled year and our well wishes for the summer! Looking back at this year’s programming, we have had so many exciting moments of growth, and these were made possible by all of […]

Welcome CES Undergraduate and Graduate Student Fellows!

The Centre for European Studies is excited to welcome our first cohort of undergraduate and graduate student fellows! Alicia Barker-Astrom, and Sriharsha Madireddy are the undergraduate fellows. Byron Clark, Isabelle Avakumovic-Pointon, Lance Pederson,  Psyfun Mustary, Ryan Sun,  Simen Hennum, and Susanna Cassisa are the graduate fellows. Our student fellows come from an array of scholarly […]

CES Welcome Back Get-Together!

Join us for the CES Welcome Back Get-Together! On Thursday, January 25th from 5-7 PM, affiliates, fellows, and associates of CES are invited to drop by Buchanan Tower rooms 910 and 997 for coffee, Cartems Donuts, card games, and tarot readings from the Centre’s director, Dr. Ervin Malakaj. We can’t wait to see you there! […]

Introducing Two New CES Team Members!

The Centre for European Studies is excited to welcome two new staff members to our team! Charli Brown (she/her) is taking on the role of Senior Program Assistant. In this role, she’ll be handling the Centre’s event planning, day-to-day admin, and general communications. Charli graduated magna cum laude with a B.A. in English from Washington & […]

CES Welcomes New Affiliate Faculty, Nikki Georgopulos!

CES Welcomes New Affiliate Faculty, Nikki Georgopulos!

The Centre for European Studies is excited to welcome Dr. Nikki Georgopulos! Nikki is an assistant professor in the Department of Art History, Visual Art & Theory. Her research focuses primarily on realism and its intersections with the history of science philosophy, and cultural constructs of gender.

CES Welcomes Seven New Affiliate Faculty!

The Centre for European Studies is excited to welcome seven new Affiliate Faculty this month: Elizabeth Nijdam, Isabelle Avakumovic-Pointon, Jeffrey Byrne, Josh Timmermann, Julen Etxabe, Lance Pederson, and Sara Ann Knutson. Our Affiliates come from a range of scholarly backgrounds and departments, including the Department of History; Department of Central, Eastern, and Northern European Studies; […]

Become an Affiliate of the UBC Centre for European Studies!

Our centre brings together scholars from across the university researching topics that in some fashion relate to European Studies. We host talks, research clusters, and support ongoing research activities by our affiliates. You can find out more about affiliate roles and how to become an affiliate here!

Applications Open: Undergraduate and Graduate Fellowships in CES!

We are excited to share that applications for the CES Undergraduate and Graduate Fellowships are open now! Each fellowship includes: a stipend of $500.00 a shared working station in the UBC Centre for European Studies for up to one month in W2023 T2 (February, March, April) an opportunity to share their research findings with the […]