Past workshops 2010

Doctoral Studies Workshops – 2010 Archive

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Below are seminars/workshops/colloquia that were offered in 2010 by the Faculty of Education and Social Work for our higher-degree-research students (HRDSs): students enrolled in a PhD, EdD, DSW, MPhil or MEd(Research).

February

SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS, COLLOQUIA and CONSULTANCIES

Thu 25

Youth, Sport and Health Research Network

Seminar: An uneven playing field: the politics of advantage in sport and physical education
Speaker: Dr Catherine Palmer, School of Applied Social Sciences, University of Durham

12.30–1.30pm


March


April

SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS, COLLOQUIA and CONSULTANCIES

Every Mon & Fri (except 9)

Office of Research

Research methods consultancy provided by Dr Rachel Wilson

 

Every Wed (except 7)

Office of Research & Office of Doctoral Studies

Consultancy support with eResearch provided by Dr Lina Markauskaite

3–5pm

Mon 12

Office of Doctoral Studies

Seminar: Applying the SPACE Model of Learning – research possibilities
Speaker: Dr Royce Holliday, Honorary

11am–12.30pm

Thu 15

China Education Centre

Thesis presentations
Speakers: Jian Xin Liu, Jian E Peng,
Xing Kui Zhang

3–4pm

Thu 22

Office of Research & Office of Doctoral Studies

Seminar: Ethics training
Speaker: Professor Jenny O'Dea

5–6pm

Fri 23

Paid Care Research Network

Postgraduate Research Seminar
Speakers: Bob Davidson, Social Policy Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Yoshihiko Kadoya, Institute of Social and Economic Research, Osaka University, Japan, Robin Turnham

10am–1pm

Wed 28,
Fri 30 &
Wed, May 5

Office of Research & Office of Doctoral Studies

Introduction to computer-assisted text analysis – handling data with NVivo (daytime sessions)
Instructor: Dr Lina Markauskaite

10am–1pm

Thu 29

Social Policy Research Network

Seminar: Parental and sibling contact among children in Swedish out of home care.
Speakers: Associate Professor Marie Sallnäs and Professor Tommy Lundström, Department of Social Work, Stockholm University

2.30–3.30pm

Thu 29

Social Policy Research Network

Seminar: Professionalisation and evidence-
based social work

Speaker: Professor Tommy Lundström, Department of Social Work, Stockholm University

4–5pm

Thu 29 &
Thu, May 6,
Thu 13

Office of Research & Office of Doctoral Studies

Introduction to computer-assisted text analysis – handling data with NVivo (night sessions)
Instructor: Dr Lina Markauskaite

5–8pm


May


June

SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS, COLLOQUIA and CONSULTANCIES

Every Mon
& Fri

Office of Research

Research methods consultancy provided by Dr Rachel Wilson

 

Every Wed

Office of Research & Office of Doctoral Studies

Consultancy support with eResearch provided by Dr Lina Markauskaite

3–5pm

Thu 3

Social Policy Research Network

Seminar: Gender and domestic violence perpetrators
Speaker: Professor Marianne Hester, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol, UK

3–5pm

Thu 3

Office of Doctoral Studies

Research Students Forum
Keynote speaker: Honorary Professor
Susan Groundwater-Smith

4–7pm

Wed 16

Office of Research

Seminar: Talking-into-being – three types of talk
in drama classrooms

Speaker: Dr Kelly Freebody

noon–1.30pm

Mon 21

Youth, Sport and Health Research Network

Seminar: Exploring youth health issues by
examining social networks
Speaker: Associate Professor Liaquat Hossain

1–2pm


July

SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS, COLLOQUIA and CONSULTANCIES

Thu 1

Office of Research

Seminar: Negotiating your research contract
Invited speakers include: Sara Hofman, acting director, Sydnovate

noon–1pm

Mon 5

CoCo

Seminar: Jewels in the curriculum
Speaker: Michael Bedek, Knowledge Management Institute, Graz University of Technology, Austria

11am–12.30pm

Thu 8

 

Colloquium: Arts in the national curriculum
Speaker: Professor John O'Toole, Melbourne Graduate School of Education,
University of Melbourne

4.30–6pm

Tue 20

University of Sydney Network for Childhood and Youth Research

Seminar: Resilience among children of parents with intellectual disability.
Speaker: Susan Collings, PhD candidate,
Faculty of Health Sciences

2–3.30pm

Thu 22

 

Seminar: A conversation with
Professor P David Pearson

Speaker: Professor P David Pearson, Dean, Graduate School of Education, University of California, Berkeley

4.30pm

Mon 26

Office of Research

Research methods consultancy provided by Dr Rachel Wilson

noon–4pm

Wed 28

Youth, Sport and Health Research Network

Seminar: Prevalence of childhood obesity
in Vietnam and China
Speakers: Associate Professor Michael Dibley, School of Public Health and Dr Nguyen Hoang Doan Trang, Pham Ngoc Thach University of Medicine, Vietnam

1–2pm

Wed 28

Office of Research & Office of Doctoral Studies

Consultancy support with eResearch provided by Dr Lina Markauskaite

3–5pm

Thu 29

 

Presentation: Supporting reading comprehension
Presenter: Professor P David Pearson, Dean, Graduate School of Education, University of California, Berkeley
Respondent: Professor Peter Freebody

4.30–6.30pm

Fri 30

Office of Research

Research methods consultancy provided by Dr Rachel Wilson

2–6pm


August



October


November

SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS, COLLOQUIA and CONSULTANCIES

Every Mon
& Fri

Office of Research

Research methods consultancy provided by Dr Rachel Wilson

 

Every Wed

Office of Research & Office of Doctoral Studies

Consultancy support with eResearch provided by Dr Lina Markauskaite

3–5pm

Tue 2

Office of Research & Office of Doctoral Studies

Follow-up NVivo session: exploring qualitative data
Instructor: Dr Lina Markauskaite

10am–1pm

Wed 3

Social Policy Research Network

Public lecture: Just citizenship – reflections on citizenship and social justice
Speaker: Emeritus Professor Ruth Lister

4–5.30pm

Thu 4

CoCo

Learning Technology Fest 2010

10am–2pm

Wed 10

CoCo

Seminar: Rethinking the digital natives
Speaker: Associate Professor Laura Czerniewicz, Centre for Higher Education Development, University of Cape Town

11am–12.30pm

Wed 10

 

Seminar: Understanding and intervening with families supporting relatives with acquired brain injury – collaborations among social work researchers and practitioners
Speaker: Dr Grahame Simpson, research team leader, Liverpool Hospital Brain Injury Rehabilitation Unit, Liverpool Hospital

4–5.30pm

Mon 22

Youth, Sport and Health Research Network

Seminar: Paddle pops and celery sticks – governing the healthy child in school
Speaker: Associate Professor Lisette Burrows, School of Physical Education, University of Otago

1–2pm

Wed 24

Social Policy Research Network

Seminar: Thinking across national white fantasies in the UK and Australia.
Speaker: Dr Shona Hunter, School of Sociology and Social Policy, University of Leeds

4–5.30pm


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