Events from 23 August, 2017

  • Date
  • 31st August, 2017
    12:00pm - 1:30pm

    GIR Colloquium Series | Temporary partisans: Public servants as political advisers in Australia and Canada

    This colloquium features Dr Maria Maley from Australian National University. Maria will explore the current issue of blurred line between political and public service roles in Australia and Canada, and reports on her research which compares how the risks are managed through institutional rules and practices.

  • 14th September, 2017
    12:00pm - 1:30pm

    GIR Colloquium Series | The Costs of Pride: Results from the first Australian LGBTQI Activist Survey

    In this colloquium, Dr. Christopher Pepin-Neff (Government & IR) and Dr. Tom Wynter (Electoral Integrity Project) will review the results of the first survey ever conducted of Australian LGBTQI activists.

  • 15th September, 2017
    9:00am - 3:30pm

    SSPS HDR Research Day

    Annual school-wide conference that allows HDR students to present their abstracts, network with other students, and receive valuable feedback on their work.

    Submission of abstracts is now closed (deadline Friday 18 August 2017).

  • 28th September, 2017 to 29th September, 2017

    Cyber 9/12 student challenge

    In the Cyber 9/12 Student Challenge, student teams tackle a major – fictional but realistic – cyber attack and develop policy recommendations that respond to this evolving crisis. The competition is designed to provide students across academic disciplines with a deeper understanding of the policy challenges associated with cyber conflict, as well as a unique opportunity to interact with expert mentors and senior professionals in cyber security.

  • 16th February, 2018 to 17th February, 2018

    Second Australian Political Theory and Philosophy Conference 2018

    The University of Sydney is proud to host the Second Annual Australian Political Theory and Philosophy Conference, on 16-17th February, 2018.