Events in the School of Social Policy

Keep up-to-date with the latest events from across the School of Social Policy. 

Forthcoming events

Reflections on participatory research

Date
03/06/2015
Location:
Courtyard Room, Park House
Description
This seminar will provide reflections on the experience and findings from two participatory research projects.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Social Sciences

Does Party ideology matter after all? A mixed methods approach to studying Welfare State change under Left and Right Government leadership

Date
03/06/2015
Location:
Muirhead Tower, Room 710
Description
Doctor Stefan Kühner from the University of York is the speaker at this seminar, aimed at postgraduate students and academics.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Social Sciences

IRiS Roundtable series - Opportunity or challenge for addressing inequality?

Date
04/06/2015
Location:
7th Floor, Muirhead Tower (R21), Room 714/5
Description
In the second IRiS Key Concepts roundtable, we have invited internationally renowned academics with long-standing expertise and interests in inequality to consider a range of questions.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Research, Social Sciences

The end of the beginning of patient safety: A patient safety-II world

Date
08/06/2015
Location:
Garden Room, Park House
Description
All are welcome at this event, led by Professor Jeffrey Braithwaite - 'The end of the beginning of patient safety: A patient safety-II world', on 8 June.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Social Sciences

'From Nigeria and the Bahamas but...currently living in Belgium: The superdiversification of Global English'

Date
18/06/2015
Location:
Room 420 Muirhead Tower
Description
This event is part of a short series of seminars which explores the possible synergies between corpus linguistics and superdiversity.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Social Sciences

Researching community land trusts in Australia: balancing academia and activism

Date
22/06/2015
Location:
Room 710 Muirhead Tower
Description
This Housing and Communities Research Network Seminar features Dr Louise Crabtree from the University of Western Australia as guest speaker. She will be reflecting on five years of research and development with the emergent community land trust (CLT) sector in Australia to explain the approach, tasks and outcomes of a research program that consciously sought to simultaneously address academic and activist objectives.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Research, Social Sciences
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