Sociology and PIR Seminar Series


Seminars take place from 2.00pm - 3.30pm in room F61 Edward Wright Building

All welcome!


January 15: Dr Ben Page (University College London), Political Settlement Theory and Urban Transformation: The Bakweri Land Issue in Cameroon [PIR]

January 22:  tbc.


January 29: tbc.


February 5: Professor Rebecca Kay (Glasgow University) The Search for a 'Normal Life': Migration and Mobility as a Response to Geopolitical Transformations [PIR]


February 12: Dr Dominic Hewson (Sociology, University of Aberdeen), Asylum Seekers in Ireland [SOC]


February 19: Dr Laura Loyola Hernandez (University of Leeds) Transforming Everyday Practices and Spaces from a Latinx Perspective (organised by the AUSA BME Students' Forum and the Race & Racism Group)

February 26: tbc.

February 28: Dr Bhavna Davé (SOAS), The Effects of China's Silk Road Initiative for Central Asia: Implications for Security and Governance [PIR]

March 4: tbc.

March 11: Dr Emma Dolan (PIR, University of Aberdeen), Professor Pamela Abbott (Education, University of Aberdeen), and Dr Alessandra Cecolin (History, University of Aberdeen) Women and Conflict [SOC]

March 18: Dr Jun Sudduth (University of Strathclyde), Strategic Logic of Elite Purges [PIR]

March 15: Dr Nida Alahmad (University of Edinburgh), Iraq's Political Economy: An Historicized Critical View [PIR]