Research Seminars - Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

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Seminars run by the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences are open to all our postgraduate students and academic staff, and some are also open to members of the public and other institutions.

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School of Area Studies, History, Politics and Literature

Date Time Description Speaker Open to Link to register/join
Every Friday 10.00am - 5.00pm SASHPL Writing Retreat. Schedule time for your research and receive support through the writing process. All welcome. Cathryn Pearce and Rob James (hosts) SASHPL PGR students and staff Link will be emailed out each week
20 October 2021 2.00pm - 3.00pm CEISR/SASHPL Research Seminar. Eloise is the postdoctoral research fellow attached to the West African Peace and Security Strategic Project. She will share her research at this seminar. Title TBC. Eloise Bertrand PGR students and staff Dennis Sciama 1.12
21 October 2021 10.00am - 11.00am MA/MRes talk. Research Security and democratisation challenges in the African Sahel Eloise Bertrand PGR students and staff Dennis Sciama 1.12
22 October 2021 10.00am - 12.00pm PhD/MRes Roundtable. From a research idea to a funding bid: an account of navigating the project design process Eloise Bertrand PGR students and staff Buckingham 3.04
3 November 2021 1.00pm - 4.00pm CRAB Research Seminar. The Hostile Environment in Pandemic Portsmouth Charles Leddy-Owen PGR students and staff St George’s Building 0.22
10 November 2021 12.00pm - 1.00pm SASHPL Research Seminar. Past, present and public: A summary of recent public engagement activities. Melanie Bassett PGR students and staff

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8 December 2021 11.00am - 1.00pm SASHPL Research Seminar. Research Funding Applications for Those New to Bidding Ed Stoddard PGR students and staff

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12 January 2022 11.00am - 1.00pm SASHPL Research Seminar Our ESRC SCDTP Postdoctoral fellows will share their research. Mixing with Case-Based Methods: Combining Cluster Analysis, Configurational Modelling and Documentary Analysis David Alemna & Daria Platonova PGR students and staff

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9 March 2022 11.00am - 1.00pm SASHPL Research Seminar. 1.Decolonising the study of the Caucasus. 2. Regional legislation on democratic memory in Spain: the emergence of post-transitional justice? Mark Youngman & Ann Matear PGR students and staff Link coming soon.
13 April 2022 11.00am - 1.00pm SASHPL Research Seminar. Museum: How Digital Technologies Subvert and Promote Canonical Histories Alexandra Ortolja-Baird PGR students and staff Link coming soon.
11 May 2022 11.00am - 1.00pm SASHPL Research Seminar. 'They will shoot you to a pulp!’. Othering and racialisation of migrant workers in emotive cyberspace Isabelle Cheng PGR students and staff Link coming soon.
8 June 2022 11.00am - 1.00pm Non-UK Funding Opportunities Wolfram Kaiser PGR students and staff Link coming soon.
13 July 2022 11.00am - 1.00pm SASHPL Research Seminar. Title TBC James Ryan PGR students and staff Link coming soon.

School of Criminology and Criminal Justice

There are no seminars currently scheduled. Return to our research seminar landing page to discover events by other faculties.

School of Education and Sociology

Date Time Description Speaker Open to Link to register/join
1 December 2021 1.00pm - 3.00pm Citizenship, Race and Belonging PGR seminar Otto Wolf, School of the Environment, Geography and Geosciences, Faculty and Science and Health; Yousef Almadani, School of Education and Sociology, Faculty of Humanities and Social Science; Carlus Hudson, School of Area Studies, History, Politics and Literature, Faculty of Humanities and Social Science PGR students and staff

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School of Languages and Applied Linguistics

Date Time Description Speaker Open to Link to register/join
25 November 2021 3.30pm Engaging with the profession Olga López (learning officer) PGR students and staff

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