MediaCity Campus, 2nd Floor, Lecture Theatre 236
Register on the day at the reception desk and come to as many or as few sessions as you want.
Tuesday 24th July 2012
10.30-11.00 Welcome by Professor Ben Light, Associate Dean Research & Innovation
11.00-11.30 Research Workshop: Dr. Pascal Venier, Mind Maping & Concept Mapping for Researchers
11.30-12.00 Research Workshop: Dr. Pascal Venier, Getting things done for Researchers
12.00-12.30 Professor Ben Light, Postgraduate Research Update
1.30-2.00 Research Presentation: Dr. Tina Patel, Researching the Agenda – What To Do With Unwelcome Truths
2.00-2.30 Research Presentation: Zeeshan Amin, The Trojan Horse(s) of “Hello World” Culture
3.00-4.30 Research Panel: Joe Darlington, Laura Wilson & Erin Taylor, Literature, Film and Resistance
Wednesday 25th July 2012
10.30-11.00 Prof Jim Yip, Pro-Vice Chancellor: Research & Innovation
11.00-12.00 Research Workshop: Dr. Deborah Woodman, Survival Guide to doing a PhD
1.00-2.30 Information Session: Fiona Christie, Student Life for Postgraduate Researchers
3.00-3.45 Research Workshop: Victoria Moody, Developing Impact for Your Research
Thursday, 26th July
10.30-11.15 Research Workshop: Victoria Sheppard
11.15-12.00 Research Workshop: Frances Bell, Ethics
1.00-2.30 Research Workshop: Janet Morana, Knowledge Exchange for Research
3.00-3.30 Research Workshop: Germaine Loader, Obtaining Research Funding
3.30-4.00 Research Presentation: Dr. Ben Halligan, What is “Immaterial Labour”?
4.00-4.30 Research Presentation: Daniel Cookney, Dead and Buried: The Worker and Dubstep
4.30-5.00 Research Presentation: Dr. Phoebe Moore, Is precarity revolutionary?
Friday 27th July 2012
10.00-11.00 Professor Huw Morris
Pro Vice Chancellor: Academic & Executive Dean: College of Arts and Social Sciences
11.00-11.30 Research Workshop: Professor Ben Light, Structuring Thesis’
11.30-12.00 Research Workshop: Dr. Ben Halligan, Viva’s, Internal Evaluations and Interim Assessments
1.00-1.30 Information Session: Anne Sherwin, Library Services for Postgraduate Researchers
1.30-2.00 Research Presentation: Professor Ben Light, Vernacular creativity: doing graffiti with YouTube
2.00-2.30 Research Presentation: Jonathan Lord, Employment tribunals barrier to justice?
2.30-3.00 Evaluation and Close