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Mock Viva (Humanities and Social Sciences) – 20 May

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Mock Viva (Humanities and Social Sciences) Tuesday 20 May, 17:00 -19:00 Hadyn Ellis Building Lecture Theatre This entertaining event aims to de-mystify the PhD viva by providing an example of a ‘good viva’ and a ‘bad viva’. A team of staff will take on the roles of Chairman of Examiners, Internal Examiner, External Examiner, PhD [...]

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 11 FEBRUARY – Call For Papers: Voice of Humanities Conference

Thursday, February 6, 2014

Voice of Humanities Thursday 20 March 2014 A Conference and Poster Competition for Postgraduate Researchers at Cardiff University and Neighbouring Institutions Now in its ninth year, Voice of Humanities is a popular interdisciplinary conference for postgraduate research students in the Humanities at Cardiff University and neighbouring institutions. The aim is to provide Humanities-based MPhil and [...]

Exploring Career Options Beyond Academia (Humanities/Social Sciences) – 6 December

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Exploring Career Options Beyond Academia (Humanities/Social Sciences) Friday 6 December, 13:45 – 17:00 (to be followed by a cheese and wine reception) This event for postgraduate research students and research staff provides an opportunity to explore a range of career opportunities available within the humanities and social sciences beyond academia. Speakers from various employers, both [...]

Cardiff University wins Arts and Humanities funding to support Postgraduates

Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Cardiff University has jointly won substantial arts and humanities funding to support postgraduate study into our cultural world. The South, West and Wales Consortium, in which Cardiff University is joined with seven other universities – Aberystwyth, Bath, Bath Spa, Bristol, Exeter, Reading and Southampton, has been awarded £14.2 million funding from the Arts and Humanities [...]

‘Constructing Identities’ Interdisciplinary Symposium – Monday 24 June

Tuesday, June 11, 2013

‘Constructing Identities and Changing Spaces in Wales’ Postgraduate Interdisciplinary Symposium Monday 24 June 2013 Cardiff University This one-day symposium will explore how Welsh identities have been constructed, represented, and transformed through history. The event will provide a forum for debate and exchange of ideas among postgraduates with an interest in Welsh literary, historical and cultural [...]

CALL FOR DELEGATES for Translations Conference – 27 & 28 June

Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Call for Delegates Translations: Exchange of Ideas An Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Conference June 27th – 28th 2013, Cardiff University Keynote Speakers: Dr Eileen Brennan (St Patrick’s College, Dublin City University) Dr Elizabeth Wren-Owens (Cardiff University) Doctoral researchers from the humanities and social sciences are invited to attend this interdisciplinary postgraduate conference that explores the concept of [...]

JOMEC PhD Conference – Wednesday 5 June

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

JOMEC PhD Conference Bute Building, Room 0.14 Wednesday 5 June All Cardiff PhD students and supervisors are welcome. Booking is not necessary. Schedule: 10.00 Dafina Paca Neither Here nor There: Kosovo Albanian Identity in Diaspora 10.30 Ahmed Topkev How is Faith Reported? Designing Comparative Research into UK, Israeli and Turkish Journalism 11.00 Carlo Piccinini The Challenges of [...]

Public Engagement Symposium – Thursday 6 June

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

2013 Centre for Critical and Cultural Theory Summer Symposium: “Engaged” Promoting Collaborative Skills Development by Engaging Local Communities. An Interdisciplinary Symposium in Collaboration with the Fulbright Commission and Butetown History & Arts Centre. Thursday 6 June 2013 9.00 a.m. – 4.45 p.m. Butetown History & Arts Centre www.bhac.org The Centre for Critical and Cultural Theory [...]

WANTED: Musicians and Poets for Alternative Modernisms Conference

Tuesday, March 19, 2013

The Alternative Modernisms Conference taking place in the University from Wednesday 15 May to Saturday 18 May is an international event that will bring over 220 delegates to the city from around the world. The conference is being hosted by the School of English, Communication and Philosophy. The School would like to present an evening [...]

CALL FOR DELEGATES – Voice of Humanities Conference

Thursday, March 7, 2013

Voice of Humanities Student-led Conference Thursday 21 March 2013 Graduate Centre, Students’ Union, Cardiff University Keynote address: Dr Andrew Edgar School of English, Communication and Philosophy) ‘Postemotional Society and the Philosophy of Sport’ Registration is now open for delegates for the 8th and largest ever Voice of Humanities Conference.  The Voice of Humanities is a [...]