Social Work 2010

2010 Regional Summer School for PhD students researching in the field of Social Work

July 16th 2010, University of York

Welcome to the first regional research student seminar, to be hosted by the University of York. You will have the opportunity to network with other researchers from Bradford, Huddersfield, Hull, Leeds, Sheffield and York. We hope you enjoy the day.

Derwent Terrace, Derwent College

It is Graduation that day so we cannot promise parking. Taking the train and then the regular #4 bus from outside the Station would be best option

9.30 Coffee and registration

09.45 Welcome by the organising team

10.00 Plenary address by Dr Elaine Sharland, University of Sussex ‘Challenges and Opportunities for Social Work Doctoral Research’

10.50 Icebreakers/ Networking Sessions

11.15 Coffee

11.30 Workshops (group sessions, presenting and sharing our research/research experiences)

12.30 Lunch and Poster Viewing

1.15 Workshops cont’d.

2.15 Coffee

2.30 Panel Session with either Rachel Tyrrell or Frances Bairstow (ESRC), Matthew Norton (PhD 2010) Kathy Boxall (Sheffield University)

3.30 Seminar Closes (feedback and evaluation)

The event organization has been undertaken by a student panel from York and Huddersfield.