Events calendar for HDRS 2017

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 2

ACERN

ON BEING GREENE. A documentary on the thoughts and musings of distinguished scholar Dr Maxine Greene

Presenter: Professor Karyn Cooper, Curriculum, Teaching and Learning, University of Toronto

RSVP: email Robyn Ewing for catering purposes

10.30am–12.30pm

March

April

SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS and COLLOQUIA

Wed 5

Office of Doctoral Studies

Interfaith affects: art-based public pedagogies as method

Speaker: Associate Professor Anna Hickey-Moody

RSVP: email the Research Liaison Support Officer

4-6pm

Fri 7

TESOL

Authenticity in Assessment

Speaker: Dr Graham Hendry

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

5-7pm

Mon 10

TESOL

Teacher identity in language teaching

Speaker: Professor Jack C. Richards

RSVP: Click here to register online

5-6.30pm

Wed 12

CRLI

Teacher data literacy: what does it mean, how can it be developed?

Speaker: Professor Peter Reimann

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

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

11.30am-1pm

Wed 26

CRLI

Exploring real-time motivation and engagement in mathematics and English

Speaker: Professor Andrew Martin

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

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

11.30am-1pm

May

SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS and COLLOQUIA

Wed 3

CRLI

Making connections in STEM education

Speaker: Dr Kate Thompson

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

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

11.30am-1pm

Wed 10

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The dragons' will: the role of valuing and values education in the mathematics achievement of students in some East Asian countries

Speaker: Associate Professor Wee Tiong Seah, University of Melbourne

RSVP: RSVP by emailing Dr Yeow-Tong Chia

2.30-4pm

Fri 12

CRLI

Becoming a super-researcher workshop

Speaker: Courtney Bryce Hilton, PhD candidate and Postgraduate Fellow in the Centre for Research on Learning and Innovation, and the School of Psychology

RSVP: WORKSHOP IS FULL

12.30-5pm

Tue 16

Office of Doctoral Studies

Theorising education as a practice

Speaker: Professor Stephen Kemmis

RSVP: email the Research Liaison Support Officer

4-6pm

Wed 17

Office of Doctoral Studies

Multilevel modelling: what is it? When should you use it? What are its yields?

Speaker: Professor Andrew Martin

RSVP: email the Research Liaison Support Officer

4-6pm

Fri 19

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Critical theory, Education and Social Work reading group #2

We will be reading and discussing Bruno Latour's paper "Why Has Critique Run Out of Steam?"

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

10-11am

Fri 19

CRLI

How to develop and assess students’ competences for group learning and teamwork

Speaker: Professor Peter Reimann

RSVP: essential. Register using online form

1-5pm

Wed 24

CRLI

Intelligent virtual agents for education, training and health

Speaker: Professor Deborah Richards, Macquarie University

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

11.30am-1pm

Wed 24

Office of Doctoral Studies

Building an academic CV

Speaker: Professor Janette Bobis

RSVP: email the Research Liaison Support Officer

4-6pm

Thu 25

ACERN

Exploring Shakespeare Reloaded

Speakers: Professor Liam Semler, Dr Claire Hansen and Associate Professor Jackie Manuel

4-5.30pm

Tue 30

Office of Doctoral Studies

New materialist influences on researching inequality in education

Speakers: Associate Professor Debra Hayes, Dr Debra Talbot, and Dr Eve Mayes

RSVP: email the Research Liaison Support Officer

4-6pm

Wed 31

CRLI

Beyond disciplines: exploring the relationship between academics’ epistemic stances and culture

Speaker: Dr Kathryn Bartimote-Aufflick

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

11.30am-1pm

June

SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS and COLLOQUIA

Tue 6

Sydney Law School

Taxation, gender and income inequality

Speaker: Professor Patricia Apps, University of Technology

RSVP: by emailing Simran at law.events@sydney.edu.au

1-2pm

Wed 7

CoInEd

Educational travel and international expertise in the 1920s

Speaker: Dr Tamson Pietsch, University of Technology

RSVP: by emailing Dr Yeow Tong Chia

2.30-4pm

Wed 7

Office of Doctoral Studies

Panel discussion: beyond the doctorate

Panel members: Dr Alex McCormick, Dr Marie Murphy, Dr Vic Rawlings, and Dr Pippa Yeoman

RSVP: email the Research Liaison Support Officer

5-7pm

Thu 8

Office of Doctoral Studies

Research Students Forum

Keynote: Professor Fran Waugh, Associate Dean International

RSVP: Register online to presentaaaORaaaRegister online to attend

4-7pm

Fri 9

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Critical theory, Education and Social Work reading group #3

We will be reading and discussing Megan Boler's "The risks of empathy: interrogating multiculturalism's gaze"

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

10-11am

Wed 14

CRLI

Innovative methodologies for computer-supported collaborative learning

Speaker: Associate Professor Santi Caballe, Open University of Catalonia

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

11.30am-1pm

Mon 19

TESOLRN

A synopsis of mixed methods research: philosophical underpinnings and design practicalities

Speaker: Professor Mehdi Riazi, Macquarie University

RSVP: RSVP by completing the online form

5-7pm

Wed 21

CRLI

The future of assessment

Speaker: Dr Rachel Wilson

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

11.30am-1pm

Wed 28

CRLI

Assessment in the 21st Century: what is real and what is stereotype?

Speaker: Associate Professor Maria Souza e Silva, University of Brasília

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

11.30am-1pm

July

SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS and COLLOQUIA

Mon 3

TESOLRN

Theory, practice and emotional experience: a sociocultural perspective on pre-service teacher’s mediated agency in the process of learning to teach

Speaker: Dr Hongzhi (Veronica) Yang

RSVP: RSVP by completing the online form

5-6pm

Wed 5

CRLI

Online support for teachers: theory, design and impact

Speakers: Dr Nick Kelly, Queensland University of Technology, and Steven Kickbusch, Learning Design Consultant

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

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

11.30am-1pm

Thu 6

CoInEd and STEP

Measuring school quality in the United States: past, present, future

Speaker: Assistant Professor Jack Schneider

RSVP: RSVP by emailing Dr Matthew AM Thomas

3.30-5.30pm

Tue 25

Social Justice Seminar Series

Thinking social justice, doing university work

Speaker: Emerita Professor Raewyn Connell

RSVP: RSVP by emailing Rebecca Rathbone

4-5.30pm

August

SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS and COLLOQUIA

Wed 2

FASS

FASS Postgraduate Research Students Orientation Day

RSVP: RSVP by completing the online form

9.15am-3.15pm

Wed 2

CRLI

Designs for transformation of situated knowledge

Speaker: Roland Hachmann, University College South Denmark

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

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

11.30am-1pm

Thu 3

CoInEd and Sydney Southeast Asia Centre

Understanding health and nutrition issues in urban school environments in Indonesia

Speaker: Professor Lesley Harbon

RSVP: RSVP by emailing Dr Yeow-Tong Chia

2.30-4pm

Fri 4

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Critical theory, Education and Social Work reading group #4

We will be reading and discussing the academic rock star Slavoj Zizek's paper "Living in the Time of Monsters"

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

10-11am

Tue 8

SPRN and STEPRN

'What does social justice mean?' and 'Learning' social justice.'

Speakers: Associate Professor Susan Goodwin and Associate Professor Margot Rawsthorne

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

4-5.30pm

Wed 9

CRLI

Supporting families with young children at risk: a cultural-historical perspective

Speaker: Associate Professor Nick Hopwood, University of Technology Sydney

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

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

11.30am-1pm

Fri 11

Office of Doctoral Studies

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

Speakers: Associate Professor Lina Markauskaite and Associate Professor Paul Ginns

RSVP: email the Research Liaison Support Officer

4-6pm

Tue 15

Office of Doctoral Studies

Induction program: walking tour of A35 & A36

RSVP: email the Research Liaison Support Officer

10-11am

Wed 16

CRLI

University of Sydney Innovation Week workshop

Guest Speakers: Associate Professor Stefan Meisiek, Tony Cannell, Jimmy Northwood

Facilitators: Dr Stephanie Wilson and Dr Pippa Yeoman

RSVP: RSVP by completing the online form

10am-12pm

Wed 16

CRLI

A professor meets the elevator pitch

Speaker: Professor Michael J Jacobson

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

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

11.30am-1pm

Fri 18

Office of Doctoral Studies

Induction program: walking tour of A35 & A36

RSVP: email the Research Liaison Support Officer by Tuesday 15 August

4-5pm

Tue 22

SPRN and STEPRN

'Are social policies useful for social justice?' and 'Teaching undergraduate comparative and international education.'

Speakers: Dr Fernando Serrano-Amaya, Dr Alex McCormick and Dr Matthew AM Thomas

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

4-5.30pm

Thu 24

Office of Doctoral Studies

Questionnaire Development and Analysis for Educational and Social Sciences Research (session 1 of 4)

Speaker: Associate Professor Aek Phakiti

RSVP: email the Research Liaison Support Officer

4-6pm

Thu 31

Office of Doctoral Studies

Fieldwork, rapport and respectful research relationships

Speaker: Professor Valerie Harwood

RSVP: email the Research Liaison Support Officer

4-6pm

September

SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS and COLLOQUIA

Tue 5

SPRN and STEPRN

'Care and democracy and resistance' and 'Pursuing a social justice agenda for early childhood education in the context of marketised provisioning'

Speakers: Professor Donna Baines and Dr Marianne Fenech

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

4-5.30pm

Tue 19

SPRN and STEPRN

'The "Aboriginal Voices" project' and "We can’t just sit back and say it’s too hard"

Speakers: Dr Cathie Burgess, Dr Kevin Lowe and Dr Tina Kostecki

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

4-5.30pm

October

SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS and COLLOQUIA

Tue 3

SPRN and STEPRN

'Ego death in the social justice classroom' and 'Integrating human rights into teaching pedagogy – an embodied approach'

Speakers: Dr Remy Low and Dr Alison O'Grady

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

4-5.30pm

Tue 17

SPRN and STEPRN

'University lecturers – gatekeepers of inclusive higher education' and 'When ‘participation’ is not enough'

Speakers: Dr Michelle Bonati and Dr Emma Tseris

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

4-5.30pm

Thu 26

Office of Doctoral Studies

Research Students Forum

Keynote: Professor Janette Bobis, Professor of Mathematics Education, Research Director

4-7pm

Tue 31

SPRN and STEPRN

'Fieldwork as political activism' and 'On settler notions of social justice'

Speakers: Associate Professor Debra Hayes, Professor Valerie Harwood and Dr Sheelagh Daniels-Mayes

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

4-5.30pm

November

SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS and COLLOQUIA

Tue 14

SPRN and STEPRN

'Schools, communities, prejudice and the ‘promise’ of social justice'

Speakers: Dr Kelly Freebody, Associate Professor Helen Proctor

RSVP: RSVP by emailing Rebecca Rathbone

4-5.30pm

December

SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS and COLLOQUIA