Events

The DTC offers a range of events hosted by each of the White Rose Universities, some are training Pathway specific and others of interest to all PhD students.

8 May

Managing in Turbulent Times – Call for Papers

Date – Monday, 8th May 2017 (All Day) The White Rose Doctoral Conference The York Management School Managing in Turbulent Times The White Rose Doctoral Conference is taking place at The York Management School on Monday 8 May 2017 and…

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8 May

Mixed-effect Modelling Workshops

Date – Monday, 8th May 2017 – Monday, 15th May 2017 (1:00 pm – 4:00 pm) Language@Leeds is organising three workshops on mixed-effect modelling of linguistic data. The first two will take place Monday 8th of May and a week…

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9 May

Call for Papers: WRDTC Education Pathway Fifth Research Student Conference (FRSC)

Date – Tuesday, 9th May 2017 (9:30 am – 5:00 pm) Venue: Octagon Centre Address: University of Sheffield, Octagon Centre, Western Bank, Sheffield S10 2TQ The Event The School of Education at the University of Sheffield and the WRDTC Education…

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16 May

Research Workshop on Multimodality with Professor Gunther Kress and Professor Theo Van Leeuwen

Date – Tuesday, 16th May 2017 (9:00 am – 4:00 pm) University of Leeds, Baines Wing SR (1.13) Call for participation open to PhD and PostDoc researchers The School of Languages, Cultures and Societies and the School of Media and…

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17 May

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS Quality and Reflexivity in Qualitative Research: A Postgraduate Conference

Date – Wednesday, 17th May 2017 (All Day) University of Leeds, room to be confirmed. It is with great pleasure that the Resonances Committee can now confirm and invite you to our 3rd postgraduate conference on the 17th May, 2017. This theme…

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17 May

11th Research Students’ Education Conference 2017

Date – Wednesday, 17th May 2017 (All Day) The RSEC 2017 team would like to invite you all to our 11th Research Students’ Education Conference 2017 to be held at the University House, University of Leeds on 17 May. This year our conference theme is “Impact of…

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22 May

White Rose Annual Politics and International Relations Colloquium

Date – Monday, 22nd May 2017 (All Day) Hosted by the University of Sheffield’s Department of Politics, the White Rose Annual Politics and International Relations Colloquium will bring together PhD Candidates from across the universities of Leeds, Sheffield and York…

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22 May

Crossing Boundaries: preparing for careers and influence in government, industry and business consultancy

Date – Monday, 22nd May 2017 (9:30 am – 4:30 pm) 28 University Road Lecture Theatre (G.23), University of Leeds Organised by the White Rose Doctoral Training Centre (WRDTC) Business and Management, Accounting and Finance and Work Psychology Pathway Have…

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24 May

Challenging Academic Debates: Decolonising Knowledge Production

Date – Wednesday, 24th May 2017 (All Day) Challenging Academic Debates: Decolonising Knowledge Production is the second conference put forward to bring into focus a political and decolonial agenda of activities, debates and research in the School of Sociology and…

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25 May

Call for Papers – Traversing Boundaries: Interdisciplinary Social Research

Date – Thursday, 25th May 2017 (9:30 am – 4:00 pm) The Treehouse, Berrick Saul Building, The University of York Keynote Speakers: Dr Mark Coté, Kings College London Professor Felicity Callard, Durham University Dr Des Fitzgerald, Cardiff University We are…

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25 May

Colloquium: Demystifying Qualitative Analysis

Date – Thursday, 25th May 2017 – Friday, 26th May 2017 (All Day) Venue University of Sheffield, Department of Urban Studies and Planning, Winter St, Sheffield S10 2TN Overview Two day colloquium focused on Qualitative Analysis processes and approaches. Researchers…

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1 Jun

InstEAD Workshop: Household Finance

Date – Thursday, 1st June 2017 (All Day) InstEAD (Institute for Economic Analysis of Decision-making) workshop on Household Finance. Date & time: Thursday 1 June, 9am-4.45pm Venue: The Interdisciplinary Centre of the Social Sciences (ICOSS), University of Sheffield, 219 Portobello,…

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7 Jun

‘Policing Futures: Contexts, Practices and Debates’ – Call for papers

Date – Wednesday, 7th June 2017 (All Day) University of Leeds ***CALL FOR PAPERS*** As part of the British Sociological Association’s regional postgraduate event series, we’re delighted to announce a call for papers for a forthcoming one-day postgraduate research (PGR) conference hosted…

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8 Jun

Thematic Analysis Workshop – Department of Sociological Studies Workshop

Date – Thursday, 8th June 2017 (9:30 am – 3:00 pm) LOCATION The University of Sheffield Workshop 3, The Diamond 32 Leavygreave Road Sheffield S3 7RD View Map ‘Ž–Š’ŒDESCRIPTION We are pleased to offer this workshop which will provide a…

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13 Jun

Branching Out in Research – PGR Sociological Conference

Date – Tuesday, 13th June 2017 (9:30 am – 4:00 pm) Department of Sociological Studies, University of Sheffield, Elmfield Building, Northumberland Road, Sheffield, S10 2TU. We would like to welcome you to the annual PGR conference at the Department of…

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14 Jun

University of Leeds Politics and International Studies PGR Conference

Date – Wednesday, 14th June 2017 (8:45 am – 1:45 pm) A Postgraduate Research Conference will take place on Wednesday 14th June 2017 at the School of Politics and International Studies (POLIS), University of Leeds. The conference is also open to…

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15 Jun

Sheffield University Mixed Methods Education and Research (SUMMER)

Date – Thursday, 15th June 2017 (9:30 am – 5:30 pm) Overview: Mixed methods are becoming increasingly popular among researchers, yet training opportunities are scarce. SUMMER is a FREE one-day workshop which aims to promote the rigorous and innovative use…

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19 Jun

Exploring the Consequences of Research

Date – Monday, 19th June 2017 – Wednesday, 21st June 2017 (All Day) ‘Exploring the Consequences of Research’ is a residential masterclass designed for students working in the field of socio-legal studies who are in the second year or later…

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29 Jun

WRDTC 6th Annual Conference, University of Sheffield

Date – Thursday, 29th June 2017 (9:30 am – 4:00 pm) The White Rose Doctoral Training Centre will hold its 6th Annual Conference at the University of Sheffield on the 29th June 2017. The conference will be a great opportunity…

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10 Jul

Summer Institute in Qualitative Research: Putting Theory to Work

Date – Monday, 10th July 2017 – Friday, 14th July 2017 (All Day) Venue: Education and Social Research Institute, Manchester Metropolitan University, UK Learn about the latest in theory and methodology, in dialogue with leading international theorists. For qualitative researchers…

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