Membership in IVR Sweden is open to individuals from all scholarly disciplines. A member shall pay a membership fee. Part of the fee is distributed from the Swedish Section to IVR. Every national section shall contribute with $7.50 per member annually to the international activities of IVR according to a decision by the executive committee of IVR. The remaining part of the fee is used for the activities of IVR Sweden.

The membership fee of IVR Sweden is currently SEK 100 per year for students and PhD candidates, and SEK 150 for all others.

The membership fee shall be paid to the PlusGiro account below.


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- A position as senior lecturer is open in Lund. Apply before 2021-03-31.

- The North Sea Group hosts digital seminars  on chapters in the forthcoming book Dahlman, Stein & Tuzet (eds.) Philosophical Foundations of Evidence Law, OUP, 2021. For more information contact Christian Dahlman.

-IVR annual meeting will take place on zoom (or as a hybrid event in Uppsala) 6-7 May 2021

- The Cambridge Companion to Legal Positivism is published in January 2021 at Cambridge University Press (Eds. Torben Spaak, Patricia Mindus)

- PhD position at Uppsala University announced here with deadline in March 2021’

- Christian Dahlman is the new Pufendorf Chair 2020-2024 (read here)

- Patricia Mindus is the editor of the special issue 'The Justice of Others: Arbitrary Law-making in Contemporary Migration Policy' in EiP 2020:2

- The annual meeting of IVR Sweden will take place in Linköping the 27th - 28th of August. Save the Date. More information to come. 

- Patricia Mindus is promoted to Professor of Practical Philosophy at Uppsala University, the first woman in that position since 1477 when the University was founded.

- Patricia Mindus publishes the book Hacia una teoría funcionalista de la ciudadanía

- IVR Sweden holds its annual conference in Stockholm, May 23-24, 2019. Read invitation and programme.

- The "Cambridge Companion to Legal Positivism Conference 2" is held in i Stockholm on April 22-25, 2019. Read programme.

- Programme, spring 2019, for the joint Uppsala and Stockholm Seminar in Philosophy of Law

- The IVR 29th world congress, "Dignity, Democracy Diversity", issues a CfP. Deadline for abstracts is December 31, 2018. The congress is held in Lucerne, 7-13 July 2019.

- A PhD dissertation defence of interest in Philosophy of Law at Stockholm University on October 12, 2018: Jasmina Nedevska Törnqvist, Why Care About Future People’s Environment?

- Call for Papers to The Finnish-Swedish PhD Conference on Legal Reasoning, in Finland, December 7-8, 2018