Events

On this page we list any forthcoming events relevant to the Department of Politics and International Relations. 

Any SSIS staff or postgrads may always attend, although registration may be required (the event will specify if so). Anyone else should contact the department or the centre in question.

See also all events in the College of Social Sciences and International Studies.

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19 December 201813:00

Cake for Comments Series: Nicole Bolleyer, Professor of Comparative Politics, “The ‘Shrinking Space’ for Civil Society in Europe: Drivers and Consequences”

Discussion of Professor Bolleyer's ERC Consolidator Grant Proposal “The ‘Shrinking Space’ for Civil Society in Europe: Drivers and Consequences”. Full details
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9 January 201913:00

Introduction to R for Social Scientists

This workshop is aimed at those who have no experience of R, and will provide a solid introduction to using it for data analysis by covering how to handle data structures such as vectors, matrices, and data frames. Full details
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23 January 201913:00

Network Analysis for Social Scientists

This workshop provides an introduction for beginners to Social Network Analysis. It gives an overview of key concepts needed to design research that looks at social relations (networks) that connect individual units (actors), so that students can apply social network analysis to their own research.. Full details
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24 January 201913:00

Pizza and Politics – PGR seminar Series

Topic & speaker tbc. Full details
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6 February 201913:00

Introduction to Discourse Network Analysis (DNA)

Discourse network analysis is a toolbox of research methods for the analysis of actor-based debates, such as policy debates or political discussions. Examples include the policy debates on climate change, pension politics, or around the introduction of large infrastructure projects. Full details
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6 February 201913:00

Cake for Comments series: Thomann, E. Deruelle, T. and O. James

Ethnic and racial bias in frontline implementation: a systematic review of possible interventions. Full details
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7 February 201913:00

Pizza and Politics – PGR Seminar Series - Hannah Willis

Pizza and Politics – PGR Seminar Series - Hannah Willis. Title tbc. Full details
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21 February 201913:00

Pizza and Politics – PGR Seminar Series - speaker tbc

Pizza and Politics – PGR Seminar Series - speaker tbc. Full details
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27 February 201915:30

Seminar Series - “Measuring global gender inequality indicators using large-scale online advertising data”

Abstract TBC. Full details
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7 March 201913:00

Pizza and Politics – PGR Seminar Series - speaker tbc

Pizza and Politics – PGR Seminar Series - speaker tbc. Full details
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13 March 201915:30

Seminar Series - “Can genetics tell us anything about voting patterns, including Brexit?”

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21 March 201913:00

Pizza and Politics – PGR Seminar Series - Ginny Thomas

topic tbc. Full details
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