News and Events
Based on the results of an SSPS and UTS research project, Beyond the Coal Rush explores the global contest over the future of coal through the eyes of communities on 3 continents. Tune into Beyond the Coal Rush, Radio National Science Show from noon on Saturday 27 August.
Professor James De Derian explains the importance of quantum physics to the social sciences, comments on the political science prison, and argues for more speculation in IR.
Registrations are now open for the 2016 Australian Anthropological Society Conference, taking place at the University of Sydney on 12-15 December 2016.
Join us for seven days of exciting talks, debates and art focused squarely on the new, challenging and dangerous political trends facing all democracies today. View the program and register now.
Interview with Ben Goldsmith on ABC TV News 24 [8 August 2016]
A/Prof Ben Goldsmith talks to ABC TV News 24 about the top 15 countries facing heightened risks of genocidal or political violence over the next 4 years.
Fifteen nations placed on genocide watchlist[4 August 2016]
A/Prof Ben Goldsmith, the chief investigator of the University's Atrocity Forecasting Project, has urged 'intensive monitoring' of nations facing significant risk of genocide.
The Anthropology department invites researchers to submit their abstracts for the 2016 Australian Anthropological Society Conference, taking place at the University of Sydney on 12-15 December 2016.
Dr Lynne Chester of the Department of Political Economy will lead a new research project investigating potential conflicts in economic and technical regulation of gas pipelines.
The Sydney Asia Pacific Migration Centre (SAPMiC) at The University of Sydney invites researchers in migration and related studies to submit an abstract for this symposium by Monday 8th August, 2016.