University Association for Contemporary European Studies01 December 1967 (London [United Kingdom})
UACES is the academic association for contemporary European Studies with the object of promoting research and teaching in this interdisciplinary field.
Our principal activities include: organising events and conferences, providing funding for our members' research activities, collaborating on the publication of books and journals, supporting a range of Collaborative Research Networks.
The object of the Association is to advance education for the public benefit through the promotion of teaching and research in contemporary European Studies.
Established in 1967, UACES has a membership of 1150 with 53% of members based outside of the United Kingdom. UACES has members in 52 countries: 36 in Europe, and 16 beyond Europe’s borders [figures as at 30/9/2016].
UACES is part-owner of the prestigious JCMS: Journal of Common Market Studies and also supports an open-access journal, Journal of Contemporary European Research. This journal is published by UACES in association with the UACES Student Forum, is open-access and online only. The journal's webpage is www.jcer.net