Events calendar for HDRS 2018

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

February

SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS and COLLOQUIA

Thu 15 & Fri 16

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Indigenous Research Collaboration Annual Research Forum

Keynote Speaker: Professor Emerita Raewyn Connell

RSVP: Email cathie.burgess@sydney.edu.au

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Fri 16

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Critical theory, Education and Social Work reading group #8

We welcome you to join us for a discussion of Linda Tuhiwai-Smith's landmark work "Decolonizing Methodologies", chapter 1 - "Imperialism, History, Writing and Theory".

RSVP: No need to RSVP, just come on the day

10-11am

Tue 27

CRLI

Collaborative re-design with Dr Pam Woolner

Speaker: Dr Pam Woolner, Senior Lecturer in Education at Newcastle University, United Kingdom

RSVP: No need to RSVP, just come on the day

2-3pm

Wed 28

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Dis/Storying the Growing huMan

Presenter: Antonios Ktenidis, The University of Sheffield, United Kingdom

RSVP: No need to RSVP

Queries: Email ilektra.spandagou@sydney.edu.au

2-3.30pm

March

SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS and COLLOQUIA

Fri 2

SSSHARC

HDR masterclass: The tedium is the message

Presenter: Professor Michael E. Gardiner, University of Western Ontario

RSVP: RSVP by completing the online form

10am-12pm

Fri 2

CRLI

Towards institutional adoption of learning analytics

Speaker: Dr Yi-Shan Tsai, Edinburgh University

This is a brown bag seminar, attendees are welcome to bring their lunch.

RSVP: No need to RSVP, just come on the day

12-1pm

Mon 5

SSSHARC

Lecture: Not your father’s boredom: ennui in the age of “Generation Meh”

Presenter: Professor Michael E. Gardiner, University of Western Ontario

RSVP: RSVP by completing the online form

5.30-6.30pm

Thu 8

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Violence and Social Change Symposium

Presenter: Dr Victoria Rawlings

RSVP: RSVP online

9am-5pm

Thu 15

CRLI

An “on request” methodology seminar for higher degree research students working on extended thesis research proposals

Speaker: Associate Professor Lina Markauskaite

RSVP: To register your interest, email sadhbh.warren@sydney.edu.au

1.30-3.30pm

Fri 16

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Critical theory, Education and Social Work reading group #10

We will be chatting about the landmark essay "I still Call Australia Home" by Aileen Moreton-Robinson, Distinguished Professor of Indigenous Studies at QUT. Click here to read the essay.

RSVP: No need to RSVP, just come on the day

12.30-1.30pm

A35.438

Mon 19

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

Orientation and Induction Day for new HDRS at the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

RSVP: RSVP by completing the online form

9am-4pm

Tue 20

CRLI

Surveillance culture and its impact on student-teacher relationships in higher education

Speaker: Dr Jen Ross, Edinburgh University

Coffee is provided from 1.45pm. The seminar will commence at 2pm.

RSVP: No need to RSVP, just come on the day

1.45-3.30pm

Thu 22

CRLI

PhD masterclass: Critical approaches to digital education research

Speaker: Dr Jen Ross, Edinburgh University

RSVP: No need to RSVP, just come on the day

2pm

Fri 23

Office of Doctoral Studies

Induction Seminar for new HDRS at the Sydney School of Education and Social Work

Speakers: Dr Ilektra Spandagou and A/Prof Paul Ginns

RSVP: email the Research Liaison Support Officer

4-6pm

April

SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS and COLLOQUIA

Tue 10

CRLI

Professional education and learning as embedded in evolving knowledge dynamics

Speaker: Professor Monika Nerland, University of Oslo

RSVP: No need to RSVP, just come on the day

1.45-3.30pm

Room 612, A35

Tue 17

CRLI

Toward research publications that answer right questions

Speaker: Professor Michael J Jacobson

RSVP: No need to RSVP, just come on the day

2-3.30pm

Room 612, A35

Fri 20

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Critical theory, Education and Social Work reading group #11

We will be reading "Big data as drama" by cultural theorist and onetime systems engineer Wendy Hui Kyong Chun. Please join us as we gather to discuss this paper and the issues surrounding big data (e.g. information, subjectivity, communication, meaning, etc.). The paper can be found here: https://muse.jhu.edu/article/621631/summary

RSVP: No need to RSVP, just come on the day

10-11am

Room 438, A35

Fri 27

ACERN

Cultivating quality professional learning partnerships: A Tasmanian visual art pedagogy and practice perspective

Speaker: Dr Abbey MacDonald, University of Tasmania

9.30-11.30am

Room 452, A35

Fri 27

Office of Doctoral Studies

Morning tea with graduating students and supervisors at the Sydney School of Education and Social Work

RSVP: email the Research Student Liaison Officer

10.30-11.30am

Room 612, A35

May

SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS and COLLOQUIA

Tue 15

CRLI

Perezhivanie during the professional experience: the nexus between pre-service teachers’ emotional experience and cognitive development

Speaker: Dr Hongzhi Yang

RSVP: No need to RSVP, just come on the day

2-3.30pm

Room 612, A35

Tue 15

China Studies Centre

China in the Urban Age: a multidisciplinary approach

Speakers: Professor Anthony Capon, University of Sydney Planetary Health Platform,

Professor Robyn Dowling, Sydney School of Architecture, Design & Planning, and

Professor Phil McManus, School of Geosciences

RSVP: Register online

5-7pm

Seminar Room, Office of Global Engagement,

John Woolley Building

Thu 17

Faculty of Science

Promoting gender equity and Aboriginal participation in STEM

Speaker: Mrs Ashley Stewart, Head of Learning Area Mathematics, Newton Moore Senior High School, WA

RSVP: Click here to register online

1-2pm

LT 351, A35

Thu 17

CRLI

Interdisciplinary community of practice open meeting

RSVP: Please email sadhbh.warren@sydney.edu.au

2pm

Room 551, A35

Tue 22

CRLI

University education and noncognitive skill development

Speaker: Associate Professor Stefanie Schurer, School of Economics, University of Sydney

RSVP: No need to RSVP, just come on the day

2-3.30pm

Room 612, A35

Fri 25

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Critical theory, Education and Social Work reading group #12

We will be chatting about Deborah Lupton's paper "The diverse domains of quantified selves: self-tracking modes and dataveillance" at our end-of-May reading group gathering. Note the slight change of time and room for our May gathering.

The paper can be found here: https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/03085147.2016.1143726

RSVP: No need to RSVP, just come on the day

12.30-1.30pm

Room 436, A35

Tue 29

CRLI

Learning nanoscience concepts through a nanoscale experience

Speaker: Dr Polly Lai, University of NSW

RSVP: No need to RSVP, just come on the day

2-3.30pm

Room 612, A35

June

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SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS and COLLOQUIA

Mon 4

Office of Doctoral Studies

Research Students Forum

Keynote: Professor Janette Bobis, Research Director

RSVP: Register online to presentaaaORaaaRegister online to attend

4-7pm

Tue 12

CRLI

The Open Curriculum project: Co-creation the syllabus with students and graduates on rapidly advancing business and technology areas

Speaker: Professor Eric Tsui

RSVP: No need to RSVP, just come on the day

2-3.30pm

Room 612, A35

Mon 18

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Academic adjustment under investigation: from theoretical analysis to the actual experience of academic transition.

Speaker: Dr Mikaël De Clercq, Université catholique de Louvain, Belgium

RSVP: No need to RSVP, just come on the day

4-5pm

Room 424, A35

Fri 22

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Critical theory, Education and Social Work reading group #13

We will be chatting about Bent Flyvberg - "Making Social Science Matter"

The paper can be found here: https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2278218

RSVP: No need to RSVP, just come on the day

12.30-1.30pm

Room 726, A35

July

SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS and COLLOQUIA

Mon 2

SICLE

Developing resourceful language users; linguistic ethnographic case studies in community language education in Australian and Sweden

Speaker: Dr Anne Reath, Stockholm University

RSVP: No need to RSVP, just come on the day

1-2pm, Room 612, A35

Wed 4

CRLI

Open Forum and SIG Day Out: Unlocking the potential of learning innovation and research

RSVP: RSVP online by 30 June

1-4.30pm, New Law Building

Fri 6

CRLI

An international comparative study of innovative physical learning spaces

Speaker: John Augeri, co-founder and deputy director of the Paris Ile-de-France Digital University

RSVP: email pippa.yeoman@sydney.edu.au

10.30am-12pm

Room 2280, The Abercrombie Building

Tue 17

TESOLRN

Revising achievement exams – marrying them with CEFR proficiency levels

Speaker: Professor Claudia Harsch, University of Bremen, Germany

RSVP: Register online

3-5pm

Room 323, A35

Mon 23

SEPERN

Seminar by Professor Katherine Runswick-Cole

Speaker: Professor Katherine Runswick-Cole, University of Sheffield, UK

RSVP: Register online

4-6pm

Room 638, A35

Wed 25

TESOLRN

Messy research in TESOL: methodological realities, problems and honest reporting when educational research goes awry

Speakers: Associate Professor Jim McKinley, University College London, and Associate Professor Heath Rose, University of Oxford

RSVP: Register online

5-6.30pm

Room 325, A35

Fri 27

Office of Doctoral Studies

Induction Seminar for new HDRS at the Sydney School of Education and Social Work

Speakers: Dr Ilektra Spandagou and A/Prof Paul Ginns

RSVP: email the Research Liaison Support Officer

4-6pm

Tue 31

CRLI

Seminar with Professor Nina Bonderup Dohn

Speaker: Professor Nina Bonderup Dohn, University of Southern Denmark

RSVP: No need to RSVP, just come on the day

2-3pm

Room 612, A35

August

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SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS and COLLOQUIA

Wed 1

CRLI

CRLI Innovative Technologies @University of Sydney Showcase and Demo day

Drop-in demo exhibition space and "firehose" presentations with a panel Q&A session

RSVP: Register online by 27 July

2.30-5pm

Rooms 3100 & 1170

Abercrombie Building (H70)

Wed 1

ACERN

Spaces of/as pedagogy: a conversation with Keg de Souza

Speakers: Ms Keg de Souza and Dr Remy Low

RSVP: Email remy.low@sydney.edu.a

3-5pm

Room 508, A35

Wed 1

Office of Doctoral Studies

Getting started with writing

Speakers: Dr Gill Pennington and Dr Trina Supit

RSVP: No need to RSVP, just turn up on the day

4-5.30pm

Room 458, A35

Thu 2

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

Orientation and Induction Day for new HDRS at the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

RSVP: RSVP by completing the online form

9am-3pm

Room 612, A35

Thu 2

Office of Doctoral Studies

Writing for publication workshop series - first workshop of the series

Facilitator: Professor Brian Paltridge

Register: By emailing Professor Brian Paltridge

5-7pm

Room 458, A35

Tue 7

CRLI

Exploring interdisciplinary knowledge and learning practices

Speaker: Professor David Raubenheimer, School of Life and Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Science

RSVP: No need to RSVP, just come on the day

2pm

Room 612, A35

Wed 8

Office of Doctoral Studies

Using theory: Its influence on writing

Speakers: Dr Christine Grice and Dr Kristy O'Neill

RSVP: No need to RSVP, just turn up on the day

4-5.30pm

Room 458, A35

Tue 14

CRLI

Promoting education: The Lead My Learning Campaign

Speakers: Ms Nyssa Murray, Project Manager for the ARC Future Fellowship project, and Professor Valerie Harwood

RSVP: No need to RSVP, just come on the day

2-3.30pm

Room 612, A35

Wed 15

Office of Doctoral Studies

How long does it take? The writing practices of HDR researchers

Speakers: Dr Meghan Stacey and Dr Xuan Wang

RSVP: No need to RSVP, just turn up on the day

4-5.30pm

Room 458, A35

Tue 21

CRLI

Analysing learning designs of 'learning through practice' as Networked Learning

Speaker: Associate Professor Jens Jørgen Hansen, University of Southern Denmark

RSVP: No need to RSVP, just come on the day

2-3pm

Room 528, A35

Wed 22

Office of Doctoral Studies

Different types of theses; developing the text and the story

Speakers: Dr Nikki Brunker and Dr Thea Werkhoven

RSVP: No need to RSVP, just turn up on the day

4-5.30pm

Room 458, A35

Fri 24

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Critical theory, Education and Social Work reading group #15

We will be discussing a chapter from Stuart Hall's posthumously published The Fateful Triangle: Race, Ethnicity, Nation (2017).

RSVP: No need to RSVP, just come on the day

12.30-1.30pm

Room 435, A35

Tue 28

CRLI

Conceptualising educational design for professional identity development

Speaker: Maryam Khosronejad

RSVP: No need to RSVP, just come on the day

2-3.30pm

Room 612, A35

Wed 29

Office of Doctoral Studies

Publishing from a thesis

Speakers: Professor Brian Paltridge

RSVP: No need to RSVP but BRING YOUR LAPTOP

4-5.30pm

Room 612, A35

Thu 30

IOAS

Annual research-to-practice forum

Speakers: Professor Emeritus Harriet Ward, Loughborough University,

Professor Elizabeth Fernandez,

Professor Paul Delfabbro, and

Associate Professor Stefanie Schurer.

Cost: Free but participants must apply in advance for registration.

RSVP: To apply to attend the forum, email the IOAS

9am-4pm

September

SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS and COLLOQUIA

Tue 4

CRLI

Different perspectives on motivation in classroom learning

Speakers: Professor Michael Jacobson and Dr Kathryn Bartimote

RSVP: No need to RSVP, just come on the day

2pm

Room 612, A35

Fri 7 – Sat 8

TESOLRN

University of Sydney TESOL Research Network Colloquium

Keynote speakers:
* Emeritus Professor Ann M Johns, San Diego State University, US, and
* Associate Professor Honglin Chen, University of Wollongong

RSVP: Registrations are required for both the workshops and colloquium
* Click here for Workshop Registration
* Click here for Colloquium Registration

9am-4pm

Tue 11

CRLI

The scholarship of university teaching and student learning

Speaker: Professor Keith Trigwell

RSVP: No need to RSVP, just come on the day

2pm

Room 612, A35

Tue 25

CRLI

Generating learning through the crowd

Speaker: Associate Professor Peter Bryant

RSVP: No need to RSVP, just come on the day

2pm

Room 612, A35

October

SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS and COLLOQUIA

November

SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS and COLLOQUIA

December

SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS and COLLOQUIA