University of Bath

Inaugural lecture series 2016-17 in Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences

Four senior academic staff from across the Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences speak in this year's inaugural lecture series.

Attendees watching Stephen Gough present his inaugural lecture.
Professor Stephen Gough presenting his inaugural lecture.

Rise of the phoenix: the science of exercise rehabilitation

Date and time: Thursday 2 February 2017, 6:15-7:15pm

Location: The Chancellors’ Building Lecture Theatre 2.6

Professor James Bilzon explained his new research examining adaptation to exercise rehabilitation.

Big impacts in rugby union: tackling safety with science

Date and time: Wednesday 22 March 2017, 6:15-7:15pm

Location: The Chancellors’ Building Lecture Theatre 2.6

With support from top UK rugby bodies, Professor Keith Stokes tackles rugby safety head on with science.

The science of human values: why they explain nothing and everything

Date and time: Thursday 27 April 2017, 6:15-7:15pm

Location: 10 West 2.47

Bath's new Head of Psychology, Professor Greg Maio, shares his passion for values and subsequent behaviour. View summary of this event

China and the rise of the East: the role of globalised higher education

Date and time: Thursday 11 May 2017

With many from the East studying at Bath, Professor Catherine Montgomery looks at the future of global higher education.