All seminars are held in The Cultural Collections reading room on Level 2 of the Auchmuty Library, Callaghan.
Thursday 12th March (4:00)
A pilot study of the experience of modern academic working life: Productivity increase or unsustainable intensification of work?
Michael Bittman, Adjunct Senior Research Fellow, University of New England
Thursday 2nd April (4:00)
Is there any such thing as Research Ethics? Towards a Professional Ethics of Social Scientific Researchers.
Nathan Emmerich, Visiting Research Fellow in the School of Politics, International Studies and Philosophy at Queen’s University Belfast.
Thursday 7th May (4:00)
New Orleans Voodoo: A Discursive and Semiotic Exploration of a House of Voodoo
Emma Quilty, School of Humanities & Social Science, University of Newcastle
Thursday 28th May (4:00)
Women, Weight, Social Class and Aging: Going Beyond a Metabolic Approach to Health
Melisa Audet, Research Centre on Aging, University of Sherbrooke, Canada
Thursday 4th June (4:00)
Uni Choosers and Refusers: ‘Choice’ as a Foucauldian Problematisation of Widening Participation Policy and Practice in Higher Education
Dr. Erica Southgate, School of Education, University of Newcastle.