Research seminars 2017/2018

We look forward to welcoming speakers from across the UK (and beyond!) to present their research in the 2017/2018 seminar series.

Our fortnightly research seminars are held on Tuesdays 12-1pm.  Bring along your own drinks – biscuits are provided! Venue: Seminar Room 315

All welcome!

3rd October:   Dr. Joanna Inchley, School of Medicine, University of St. Andrews

“Growing up unequal: International perspectives on adolescent health and wellbeing”

17th October: Dr Thijs Van-den-Broek, London School of Economics and Political Science

            “Supporting ageing parents and changes in quality of life in Sweden and Denmark”

31st October:             Dr. Catharine Cross, School of Psychology and Neuroscience, UoStA

““If all your friends jumped off a bridge…” Sex differences in risky behaviour and response to social influence: evidence from meta-analyses and experiments.”

14th Nov:        Dr. David Manley, University of Bristol

“An empirical investigation of social and biological mechanisms for neighbourhood effects: A cul-de-sac or through road?”

28th Nov:        Dr. Pia Wohland-Jakhar, Hull-York Medical School

Mortality in the UK: Ethnicity, nativity and the future”

5th Dec:           Dr. Alison Koslowski, University of Edinburgh (Title tbc)

12th Dec:       Ana Petrovic, Delft University of Technology (Title tbc)

2018 events

Venue: George Cumming Room

30th January: Dr Gurchathen S Sanghera, School of International Relations, UofStA

“Ethnic minority young people in Scotland, everyday geopolitics and Islamophobia” 

13th February: Dr. Daniela Sime, University of Strathclyde (Title tbc)

27th February: Professor Mark Tranmer, University of Glasgow (Title tbc)

13th March:    Dr. Agnese Vitali, University of Southampton (Title tbc)

17th April:      Dr. Alice Goisis, London School of Economics and Political Science (Title tbc)

1st May:          Dr. Jakub Bijak, University of Southampton (Title tbc)

15th May:       Gina Martin, School of Medicine, UoStA (Title tbc)