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IHRR Workshop: Ethical dilemmas in practice

(13 December 2017)

Ethical considerations are a fundamental part of research and as scholars people often grapple with how to ethically shape and engage their work. At times, it can be difficult to understand how to proceed. In this workshop, scholars from different departments will share ethical dilemmas they encounter. The workshop will take place on Wednesday, 31 January 2018 between 2pm and 4pm in the Lindisfarne Centre, St Aidan's College. If you would like to learn more about this event, please contact Hanna Ruszczyk, the Post Doctoral Research Associate of IHRR on

Speakers include Geoff Moore from DUBS who will discuss his work with ethics in business, Elisabeth Kirtsoglou from Anthropology will discuss her engagement with refugees, Katie Oven from Geography will discuss her work in the development and disasters fields and lastly, Sarah Hughes from Geography will discuss ethics in her research with asylum seekers in the UK.

If you are interested in attending only, please register by email to by 24 January with the below information:

1. Your name and department at Durham University

2. Any special dietary requirements you have

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