Research Seminar Series

A series of Research Seminars for staff, students, professionals, visitors from other educational institutions and partnership schools.

Internationally renowned research colleagues present their current or recently completed research and scholarly work.

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Research events

We conduct a diverse programme of research events each year, from hosting large international conferences to running monthly research seminars and reading group sessions.  Please see the listing below for our full range of research events. Unless detailed otherwise, events are open for anyone to attend.

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23 January 20199:30

GSE Research Review Group

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BC216Staff only Add event
23 January 201913:00

Education Theory Reading Network

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Staff House (First Floor)Academic staff and students Add event
25 January 2019

PGCE Primary Seminar Day

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Various RoomsAcademic and students Add event
5 February 201915:00

CRPL Research Tea - Using timelines: What sustains teachers?

Methodology focus: Reflections on using a timeline to explore what sustains teachers in their professional lives. Full details
Staff HouseAcademic colleagues, students, teachers and other professionals Add event
5 February 201916:30

Lecture by Professor Wasyl Cajkler (University of Leicester), Lesson Study and Growth of Pedagogic Literacy in Initial Teacher Education (ITE)

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Baring Court 114Academic staff, students, teachers and professionals Add event
7 February 201912:45

Centre for Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND)

Regular centre meeting for staff and students (all welcome). Full details
Baring Court 217Academic staff and students Add event
15 February 2019

PGCE Primary Seminar Day

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Various RoomsAcademic staff and students Add event
19 February 201913:00

Education Theory Reading Network

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Staff House (First Floor)Academic staff and students Add event
20 February 20199:30

GSE Director of Research Advisory Group (DoRAG)

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BC216Staff only Add event
25 February 201912:30

GSE All Staff Meeting

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tbcStaff only Add event
1 March 2019

PGCE Secondary Seminar Day

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Various RoomsAcademic staff and students Add event
6 March 201912:45

Centre for Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND)

Regular centre meeting for staff and students (all welcome). Doctoral student Margaret Peat will be presenting her research. More details to follow. Full details
Baring Court 217Academic staff and students Add event
12 March 201913:00

A lecture by Professor Cathy Burnett (Sheffield Hallam University), The messiness of literacy: unsettling simple accounts of literacy through a baroque perspective on virtual play

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Baring Court 114Academic staff, students, teachers and professionals Add event
15 March 2019

PGCE Primary Seminar Day

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Various RoomsAcademic staff and students Add event
19 March 201912:30

Creativity and Emergent Educational-Futures Network (CEEN) Seminar - Professor Patricia McCormack (Anglia Ruskin University)

Patrick McCormack is Professor of Continental Philosophy at Anglian Ruskin University. Patricia is a researcher who has published in the areas of continental philosophy (especially Deleuze, Guattari, Serres, Irigaray, Lyotard, Kristeva, Blanchot, Ranciere), feminism, queer theory, posthuman theory, horror film, body modification, animal rights/abolitionism, cinesexuality and ethics. Full details
tbcAcademic staff, students, students and other professionals Add event
20 March 20199:30

GSE Research Review Group

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BC216Staff only Add event
21 March 201913:00

Education Theory Reading Network

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Staff House (First Floor)Academic staff and students Add event
22 March 2019

PGCE Secondary Seminar Day

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Various RoomsAcademic staff and students Add event
24 April 201911:30

GSE Director of Research Advisory Group (DoRAG)

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BC216Staff only Add event
1 May 201912:45

Centre for Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND)

Regular centre meeting for staff and students (all welcome). Full details
Academic staff and students Add event
7 May 201916:30

GSE Lecture Series - Professor Elizabeth de Freitas (Manchester Metropolitan University)

Title and abstract to be confirmed. Full details
Baring Court 114Academic staff, students, teachers and professionals Add event
10 May 2019

PGCE Primary Seminar Day

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Various RoomsAcademic staff and students Add event
15 May 20199:30

GSE Research Review Group

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BC216Staff only Add event
23 May 201912:30

GSE All Staff Meeting

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tbcStaff only Add event
24 May 2019

PGCE Secondary Seminar Day

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Various RoomsAcademic staff and students Add event
5 June 201912:45

Centre for Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND)

Regular centre meeting for staff and students (all welcome). Full details
Academic staff and students Add event
11 June 201913:00

Lecture by Professor Neil Humphrey (University of Manchester) Are the kids alright? Examining the intersection between education and mental health

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Baring Court 114Academic staff, students, teachers and professionals Add event
12 June 20199:30

GSE Director of Research Advisory Group (DoRAG)

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BC216Staff only Add event
2 July 2019

PGCE Secondary Seminar Day

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Various RoomsAcademic staff and students Add event
3 July 2019

PGCE Primary Seminar Day

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Various RoomsAcademic staff and students Add event
10 July 20199:30

GSE Research Review Group

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BC216Staff only Add event