Events calendar for HDRS 2016

Below are seminars/workshops/colloquia planned within the Faculty of Education and Social Work for students enrolled in a PhD, EdD, DSW, MPhil or MEd(Research).

February

SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS, COLLOQUIA and CONSULTANCIES

Tue 16

Faculty Research Office

The University of Sydney Ethics and NSW SERAP Information/Training Session

Speakers: Ms Patricia Engelmann, Research Integrity and Ethics Administration, and
Dr Robert Stevens, NSW State Education Research Applications Process (SERAP).

RSVP: email George Odhiambo

2–4pm

Thu 25

Division of Humanities and Social Sciences

Orientation and Induction Day

Speakers: various, including A/Professor Ruth Phillips, Associate Dean, Postgraduate Research

RSVP: email Suin Jung, Research Student Liaison Officer

9am-4pm

March

April

May

June

SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS, COLLOQUIA and CONSULTANCIES

Wed 1

CRLI

The Local Games Lab: grassroots engagement with games, learning, mobile, and place

Speaker: Associate Professor Chris Holden, Honors College, University of New Mexico

RSVP: not necessary

11.30am-1pm

Thu 2

Office of Doctoral Studies

Research Students Forum

Keynote speaker: Professor Duncan Ivison, Deputy Vice Chancellor (Research)

To register: complete the online form

4-8pm

Fri 3

CIEN

Races without racism? Everyday race relations in Singapore

Speaker: Dr Selvaraj Velayutham, Department of Sociology, Macquarie University

RSVP: email Dr Yeow-Tong Chia

2.15-3.30pm

Wed 15

CRLI

Enhancing workplace learning through mobile technology

Speakers: Professor Franziska Trede, Charles Sturt University, Associate Professor Lina Markauskaite, and Professor Peter Reimann

RSVP: not necessary

11.30am-1pm

Thu 16

Maximising the impact of your research publications

Speaker: Allison Balberg (lead designer Journal Finder)

RSVP: not necessary

10.30am

July

SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS, COLLOQUIA and CONSULTANCIES

Wed 6

School and Teacher Education Policy RN

The neo-social corporation: the complex phenomenon of education commercialisation

Speaker: Dr Anna Hogan, University of Queensland

RSVP: email Nicole Mockler

4-6pm

Thu 21

Arts and Creative Education RN

Teaching communication skills through drama: how to engage young children in learning

Speaker: Dr Madonna Stinson, Griffith University

RSVP: email Professor Robyn Ewing

11am-1pm

Thu 28

Office of Doctoral Studies

First workshop for: Writing for publication workshop series

Register: email Professor Brian Paltridge

5-7pm

Fri 29

Division of Humanities and Social Sciences

Orientation and Induction Day

Speakers: various, including A/Professor Ruth Phillips, Associate Dean, Postgraduate Research

RSVP: email Suin Jung, Research Student Liaison Officer by Friday 22 July

9am-12.30pm

August

SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS, COLLOQUIA and CONSULTANCIES

Tue 2

Office of Doctoral Studies

Induction activity: walking tour of A35 & A36

RSVP: email Suin Jung

10-11am

Tue 2

Office of Doctoral Studies

What happens in a proposal meeting?

Speakers: Dr Kellie Burns, Claire Gollege and Becki Simadas

WORKSHOP IS CANCELLED

1-3pm

Tue 2

Centre for Research on Learning and Innovation

Launch of the Centre for Research on Learning and Innovation

RSVP: online by going to http://bit.ly/CRLIlaunch

5-7pm

Wed 3

Centre for Research on Learning and Innovation

Designing for transformation of situated knowledge

Speaker: Associate Professor Nina Bonderup Dohn, University of Southern Denmark

RSVP: not necessary

11.30am-1pm

Fri 5

Office of Doctoral Studies

Induction activity: walking tour of A35 & A36 (repeated event)

RSVP: email Suin Jung by Tuesday 2 Aug

4-5pm

Tue 9

Office of Doctoral Studies

Operationalisation of key concepts in data collection: how to save time and have a smooth run through to PhD submission

Speaker: Dr Rachel Wilson

RSVP: email Research Student Liaison Officer

4-6pm

Wed 10

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Postgraduate Masterclass: Is anyone doing critical social work? Social justice social work in the context of neoliberalism and privatization

Speaker: Professor Donna Baines

RSVP: by completing the online registration form

6-7.30pm

Tue 16

Office of Doctoral Studies

Focus group inquiry

Speaker: Professor Susan Groundwater-Smith

RSVP: email Research Student Liaison Officer

4-6pm

Tue 23

Office of Doctoral Studies

Working with Foucault

Speaker: Dr Marianne Fenech

RSVP: email Research Student Liaison Officer

4-6pm

Wed 24

Centre for Research on Learning and Innovation

Speculative method in digital education research

Speaker: Dr Jen Ross, University of Edinburgh

RSVP: not necessary

11.30am-1pm

Wed 31

Centre for Research on Learning and Innovation

Lessons in reading the learning landscape

Speaker: Dr Pippa Yeoman

RSVP: not necessary

11.30am-1pm

September

SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS, COLLOQUIA and CONSULTANCIES

Thu 1

Office of Doctoral Studies

Meta-analysis

Speaker: Dr Paul Ginns

RSVP: email Research Student Liaison Officer

4-6pm

Tue 6

Centre for Research on Learning and Innovation

An overview of research data management, with an emphasis on Research Data Management Plans and the safe storage of data

Speaker: Ms Jennifer McLean, Research Data Officer

RSVP: Not necessary

Venue: CoCo lab (room 237), Education Building A35

12-1.30pm

Tue 6

Office of Doctoral Studies

Discourse analysis: from theory to practice

Speaker: Dr Jen Scott Curwood

RSVP: email Research Student Liaison Officer

4-6pm

Tue 13

Office of Doctoral Studies

Applications of social theory in empirical studies

Speaker: Associate Professor Susan Goodwin

RSVP: email Research Student Liaison Officer

4-6pm

Mon 19

Office of Doctoral Studies

What happens in a proposal meeting?

Panel members: Dr Kellie Burns, Claire Gollege and Becki Simadas

3-5pm

Tue 20

Office of Doctoral Studies

Working with 'photovoice'

Speaker: Dr Emma Tseris

RSVP: email Research Student Liaison Officer

4-6pm

November

SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS, COLLOQUIA and CONSULTANCIES

December

SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS, COLLOQUIA and CONSULTANCIES