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Durham University

Institute of Advanced Study

Past Events

Gender Research Network

29th October 2010, 10:45 to 15:00, Seminar Room, Institute of Advanced Study, Cosin's Hall


10.45-11.00     Coffee and Welcome

11.00               Introductions

11.15               Pair networking

11.15               Suggested questions for discussion: current area of research, the most important gender-related issue in your field, theorists of gender who interest you most,  exciting gender-related article/book read recently, if you were funded to do the gender-related research project of your dreams what would it be?, do you teach any gender-related course(s)?

11.30               Report and define common interests

12.00-1.00       Group networking
Split into groups gathered around common research interests to discuss what we would like to see happen through the network in the next year, next three years, and beyond. Suggested topics we might want to discuss: what you expect to find in a gender network, speakers you want to invite, discussion groups, seminar series, reading groups, courses you want to teach,  PG programmes you want to propose, grants you want to apply for, collaborative research, how you want to contribute to the network, use of DUO site, website

1.00-1.45         Lunch

1.45-2.30         Next steps: Report and plans for the future

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