Department of Social & Policy Sciences

Previous events

These events took place at Department level.  Previous events held by our research Centres can be viewed on the individual Centre pages.


Date Event
07-08 September 2015  Development Studies Association Conference 2015: Global Development as Relationship: Dependence, Interdependence or Divide?
26-28 August 2015   RC19 Conference: Frontiers of Inequality, Social Policy, and Welfare
27 January 2015 Quality in qualitative research and enduring problematics
17 May 2013 Moral Panics: Children & Youth (ESRC Seminar)
26 April 2013 Meeting emerging global policy challenges: What can social policy and international development studies learn from each other? (DSA/SPA joint conference)
30 March 2013 Queens Anniversary Prize Conference

Seminars and other events

Date Event
26 May 2016  The Unsocial Network – part of the Pint of Science Festival
10 May 2016   Does it matter that occupations don’t exist? Andrew Abbott, University of Chicago, USA.
22 February 2016 
COP21 Implementation: 1st steps on the road from Paris, Daniel Hale, Heads of Campaigns, CAFOD.
29 February 2016 
Screening of Naomi Klein’s film “This changes everything”
29 January 2016  Marx in the key of hope
26 January 2016 
Research day: Urban inequality, youth and social policy in Latin America 
25 January 2016  Doctoral workshop: Researching urban exclusion and inequality
09 September 2015 
Labour in transition and urban transformations: an international workshop
20 June 2015 Fostering Hope: A poster showcase of research with asylum seekers and refugee children
30 April 2015  The General Election 2015: An Impartial Guide
17 April 2015  Book launch and debate - The politics of autonomy in Latin America: The art of organising hope
24 April 2013 Youth unemployment and policy options
14 March 2013 Social network analysis: Application and utility in a policy context
28 November 2012 Agent-based Computational Sociology
29 June 2012 Postgraduate Research Symposium