Category Events

Schools Policy: Where should the Labour Party go next? – 23 Sept (Manchester, UK)

There’s a really great line up of speakers to kick off our next Manchester Education Debate on 23rd September.  Please do take a look at the attached flyer and come along if you can. A few things to note: –          This is off-campus at the Palace Hotel – this is because we are hoping to get attract delegates from […]

Manchester Debates Series: 17th June “The Future of Teaching: Where should policy go next?”

Innovation and Commercialisation of Research Course – 7th – 9th July

As you are aware the University is committed to encouraging and supporting its research students to look beyond the lecture theatre and laboratory; and to consider the wider implications and applications of their research.   We are therefore delighted to be offering a short intensive version of the successful Innovation and Commercialisation of Research Course for Postgraduate Researchers. In […]

Manchester Education Debates – Summer Dates

See attached a flyer for our forthcoming Manchester Education Debates. As you’ll see from the attached the debates are intended to tackle some of the major educational issues of the day timed to coincide with run up to the General Election. It would be good to involve our PGR students in these debates so do […]

Postgraduate Summer Research Showcase 2014 Tuesday 24th June 2014

Tuesday 24th June 2014, Whitworth Hall, 12:30 – 15:00 http://www.mdc.manchester.ac.uk/events/uom-psrs/ Manchester Doctoral College are proud to announce the launch of the inaugural University of Manchester Postgraduate Summer Research Showcase (UoM-PSRS), a unique poster-session that will exhibit the diversity of research conducted by postgraduate researchers across the entire University.  The event will provide a great opportunity […]

Public Lecture: Taylor Visiting Fellow this semester – WJT Mitchell, 20-23 May (University of Manchester)

  Tuesday May 20th: 11am -1pm: Masterclass (room tic). Readings from Tom’s forthcoming book will be distributed in advance: open to all PG students and to colleagues.   Wednesday 21st: 4-6pm  Open Lecture:   Seeing Madness:  Insanity, Media, and Visual Culture: Introduced by Prof. Jackie Stacey, followed by a drinks reception   Friday 23rd: 3:00pm – 5:00pm  (room tbc) Roundtable on the […]

Re: PGR Student open forum – Tuesday 29 April at 12 noon

The first SEED PGR Student Open Forum – This will be led by the PGR Director, Professor Kevin Woods and the PGR team.  All students within each discipline are invited to ‘drop in’ throughout this session, to gain a better understanding of the PGR activities taking place in the School and to raise any issues […]

Call for Abstracts: Chinese Educational Research Association – UK (CERA) Annual Conference 2014

Researching New Directions in Chinese Education 12th-13th June 2014, London, UK (Submission deadlines: 18th April 2014) On behalf of everyone at CERA-UK, we are delighted to announce that our Conference this year 2014 will take place on 12th – 13th June at the Institute of Education, London. You are invited to participate in this year’s […]

CIDRAL public lecture and masterclass: Ruins and Beyond – 1 April (University of Manchester)

CIDRAL public lecture and masterclass: Ruins and Beyond Lecture: Tues 1st April 5pm, John Casken LT, Martin Harris Arts Centre. Professor Paul Heggarty (Linguistics, Max Plank Institute, University of Leipzig): ‘Ruins and Beyond: Converging Archaeology, Genes and Language, For a Richer Tale of Our Origins’ The masterclass will be a dialogue between Linguistics, Archaeology and […]

Call for papers: Annual SEED PGR Conference – deadline 6th April

Just a quick reminder that the deadline for submission of abstracts to the Annual PGR Conference’ 2014, is the 6th of April, 2014. If you have already submitted your abstracts, many thanks for your participation, this email does not require your response. If you have not yet submitted an abstract and you’ve missed our previous […]