Category Archives: academia

Upcoming Event: Sustainability and Innovation + evening debate and wine reception ‘Sustainability and the City’ #Manchester 25 October

From here (where you can book) Manchester Metropolitan University Wednesday, 25 October 2017 from 09:00 to 19:30 Celebrating SEEG: a full day of interactive sessions intersecting Sustainability and Innovation chaired by Prof. Sally Randles with evening debate and wine reception … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event: Life and Death in the Urbicene #Manchester Weds 11th

Free, no need to book. 2017 Manchester University Geography Society (MUGS) Lecture and all are very welcome. Erik Swyngedouw will be talking on “Life and Death in the Urbicene” and Noel Castree will be in the chair. Wednesday 11th October HBS, … Continue reading

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Upcoming event: Gender and Infrastructure:  feminism, philosophy, and the knowledge ecology of urban water #Manchester

Public Lecture 16th October: Gender and Infrastructure:  feminism, philosophy, and the knowledge ecology of urban water. Dr Zoë Sofoulis, Institute for Culture and Society, Western Sydney University, 2017/2018 Simon/Hallsworth Professorial Fellow in Geography, UoM This talk highlights three feminist angles … Continue reading

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Free “Environmental Justice”, on-line course starting soon.

Enrolment is now open for the Environmental Justice MOOC (a free online course) run by the University of East Anglia and Future Learn. Why join the course? This free online course will help you understand how injustice is a common … Continue reading

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Your chance to heckle MCFly: Weds 7th June, #Manchester #3MT

Here’s me giving my spiel in the “Three Minute Thesis” heat at University of Manchester Here’s the slide I used.   And… I’m through to the Three Minute Thesis Final to be held on Wednesday June 7, between 2pm and 3:30pm … Continue reading

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PhD studentship in #Manchester #Energy

Please spread to anyone and anywhere that might be interested… PhD studentship now available: New cityscapes of micro-energy storage   Information and mobile technologies have been heralding a new wave of electrification in households, thanks to the increased use of … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event; Travel behaviour change and #climate change #Manchester 23 March

Tyndall Manchester would like to invite you to attend the next talk in our seminar series on “Travel behaviour change and climate change: communicating better” by Dr. Kate Pangbourne, on Thursday 23rd March (room C1, George Begg Building, Sackville Street) at 4.00pm.  … Continue reading

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