University’s Annual Forum showcasing social science research. The speakers are prize winners in the University’s annual social science competition, together with two invited guest speakers. This year the Forum will also include the formal launch of the Institute of Social Sciences.
Tuesday, 22nd September 2009
Bookings are essential for the reception & evening forum as space is limited. RSVP to Nisha Brooks, email: n dot brooks at usyd dot edu dot au, by Thursday, 3rd September.
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10 – 11am
Bronwyn Winter, Winner Mid-Career Researcher 2008 Prize
11am – 12pm
Alex Broom, Winner Early Career Researcher 2008 Prize
2 – 3pm
Joy Paton, Winner 2008 Social Science PhD Prize
3 – 4pm
Guest Speaker: Margaret Levi, Founding Professor of US Politics, US Studies Centre, University of Sydney & Director, CHAOS, Department of Political Science, University of Washington, Seattle
4 – 5pm
Reception and Drinks
VC, Michael Spence, will launch the Institute of Social Sciences and present prizes to the annual award
5pm – 7pm
Guest Speaker: Robert Wade
Professor of Political Economy at the London School of Economics and Political Science.
The Global Slump: Deeper Causes and Harder Lesson