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Research at Durham University


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Lectures and seminars

Evidence Synthesis by Building a Case: Amalgamation and the...

Organised by Professor Julian Reiss (Durham University)
The Principle of Total Evidence is the recommendation to use all the available evidence when estimating the probability of a hypothesis (Carnap 1947).
Speakers: Prof Monika Schnitzer, Prof Jon Williamson, Sarah Heilmann

Catholic Theology Research Seminar

Dr. Marcus Pound (Durham University): ‘Trinity and Comedy’
This seminar series provides a forum for scholarly discussion of pertinent issues in the Catholic traditions of theology and church. Seminars usually take place three times per term. They draw together people with specialist interests across the traditional theological disciplines (scriptural, historical, philosophical, systematic, liturgical, ethical and practical/pastoral) and social-scientific approaches.

Matching policy and people? Results from empirical research in...

In this lecture, Winther will summarise some of the central findings from her empirical research in Norway on how households respond to various measures that promote sustainable electricity consumption.

Finding Common Ground: Negotiating Across Cultures on Peace and...

The Annual King Hussein Memorial Lecture in Cultural Dialogue
We are honoured that the guest speaker for this annual lecture will be Professor the Hon Gareth Evans AC QC FASSA FAIIA. Professor Evans was a member of the Australian Parliament for 21 years and a Cabinet Minister in the Hawke and Keating Labor Governments for thirteen, including as Foreign Minister from 1988-96.

Infant Sleep Mobile App

For the latest research on sleep development, sleep location and sleep safety in infants, download our new mobile app for free. Contains a unique bed-sharing decision tool, and a sleep log tool to track babies' sleep. Search for 'infant sleep' on Google Play or the App Store. 

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Research and Innovation in Biological and Biomedical Sciences

From food security and healthy aging to climate change and control of disease, read about research and innovation in the School of Biologicial and Biomedical Sciences at Durham University.