Upcoming Events - Public lectures & seminars

Employability, human development and capabilities formation: enablements and constraints

13 June 2017

A Centre for International Education Research seminar presented by Professor Melanie Walker, University of the Free State, South Africa.

“Teachers are despised in this country”: teachers’ work and teachers’ status since the 1960s

5 June 2017

A Centre for Research in Arts, Creativity and Literacy seminar in association with Five Leaves Bookshop presented by Professor Ken Jones.

Teacher training information session

15 June 2017

Are you thinking about teaching as a career when you finish your degree? Come along to our informal event to find out how to turn your thinking into a reality.

I can see what you hear

15 June 2017

Presented by the School of Chemistry and School of Physics and Astronomy in association with the British Science Association with Dr Rebecca Dewey.

Transforming secondary mathematics classroom practice through participatory action research

12 July 2017

This is a Centre for Research in Mathematics Education seminar presented by Dr Peter Wright, UCL Institute of Education, University College London.

Exploring qualitative changes in children’s mathematics task and strategy conceptualisation using microgenetic research designs

21 June 2017

A CRME seminar presented by Dr Charis Voutsina, Southampton Education School, University of Southampton.

Educational Inquiry Network event two: developing an understanding of the meaning of a Scholarship of Teaching and Learning

6 July 2017

Building on our successful first event this second event will continue to examine what we mean by a Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL).

The Freedom Blueprint: how we end contemporary slavery

29 May 2017

Professor Zoe Trodd will lay out facts, figures and definitions for global slavery, then discuss the world’s first large-scale research platform for ending slavery—a new Beacon of Excellence at the University of Nottingham that is working to help end slavery by 2030.

The World Economy Annual Lecture: Misthinking of anti-globalisation

20 June 2017

Join us for the World Economy Annual Lecture given by Richard Baldwin (Graduate Institute of International Studies, Geneva).

The promotional imagination of film and television – inaugural lecture of Professor Paul Grainge

1 June 2017

From trailers and promos to ads and brand videos, promotional media have become a central part of contemporary screen life. This lecture explores the significance of the promotional short-forms that surround movies and TV shows.