2018 Spring Programme

The Department of Geography is proud to announce its 2018 Spring Programme of interdisciplinary seminars. Seminars are held in the Ron Johnston Research Room (RJRR) within the Geography and Planning Building on Tuesdays from 1-2pm or 4-5pm unless otherwise indicated. Seminars are open to anyone interested.

Tuesday 13th March, 1pm (Arts Tower LT3)

Tara Garnett (University of Oxford)

'Animals in the frame: what does a sustainable livestock future look like?'

Host: Peter Jackson

Tuesday 24th April, 1pm

Jill Edmondson (University of Sheffield)

'Urban food cultivation: the provision of ecosystem services in urban and agricultural ecosystems'

Host: Ruth Little

Wednesday 9th May, TBCpm

Polar & Alpine Change Masters presentations

PAC students

Host: TBC

Tuesday 15th May, 1pm

Alex Kinder (Geographical Association)

'New qualifications and requirements in school geography'

Host: David Robinson

Tuesday 22nd May, 1pm (B08)

HG Doctoral Confirmation presentations x4

Host: Miguel Kanai

Tuesday 29th May, 1pm

PG PhD Upgrade presentations x3

Host: Grant Bigg

Tuesday 5th June, TBCpm

Vanesa Castán Broto (University of Sheffield)

'Urban energy landscapes - comparative analyses'

Host: Matt Watson

Tuesday 12th June, 1pm

PG Doctoral Confirmation presentations x1

Host: Grant Bigg


Brian Wilkinson

'Decomissioning oil and gas installations in the North Sea - an insight'

Host: Andrew Sole