Upcoming Seminars

 

Wednesday, 28th January 2015

1:00PM - 2:30PM Colin Ingram Seminar Room, Henry Wellcome building, The Medical School
Seminar
Depression and Bipolar
Dr Mario Juruena will be visiting the Institute of Neuroscience and giving a seminar on his research. Admission: Free. Contact for further information: Institute of Neuroscience Tel: 0191 208 8320 Email: ion@ncl.ac.uk


 

Wednesday, 28th January 2015

4:00PM - 5:30PM Newcastle University Business School Building, Room 2.05
Seminar
Human Resource Management, Work and Employment Research Seminar
Lean Production and the Meaning of Work in the UK Civil Service
Dr Andrew Smith (Bradford) discusses the multiple levels of meaning and attachment to work, critically examining the application of lean working methods at HRMC. Admission: Free. Everyone welcome! Contact for further information: Dr Jenny Rodriguez Tel: 0191 208 1718 Email: jenny.rodriguez@ncl.ac.uk


 

Thursday, 29th January 2015

4:00PM - 5:00PM Colin Ingram Seminar Room, Henry Wellcome Building, The Medical School, Newcastle University
Seminar
Psychiatry Semimar
Dr Elisabeth Binder (MPI Psychiatry and Emory University) will be visiting the Institute of Neuroscience and giving a talk on her research. Admission: Free. Contact for further information: Institute of Neuroscience Tel: 0191 208 8320 Email: ion@ncl.ac.uk


 

Friday, 30th January 2015

7:00PM - 8:00PM Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Seminar
Geodiversity in the North East
Can we keep 'the home fires burning'
We have fantastic geological diversity in the North East. Leslie Dunlop will talk about what geodiversity is, why it is important and the threats to it. Admission: Suggested donation of £3. Contact for further information: James Littlewood Tel: 0191 232 6386 Email: nhsn@ncl.ac.uk


 

Monday, 2nd February 2015

6:15PM - 7:30PM Curtis Auditorium, Herschel Building
Seminar
Distinguished Chinese Lecture
Writing History after 'Post-History': On Contemporary Chinese Fiction
David Der-wei Wang is Edward C. Henderson Professor in Chinese Literature at Harvard University, and he holds a joint appointment in Comparative Literature. Admission: Admission Free, no pre-booking required. Contact for further information: Andrea Freeman Tel: 0191 208 8345 Email: andrea.freeman@ncl.ac.uk


 

Friday, 6th February 2015

7:00PM - 8:00PM Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Seminar
Status of marine mammals in Northumberland
Marine mammal populations are threatened by human activity. Simon Laing will present the ecology, threats and status of these mammals in relation to fisheries and renewable energy developments. Admission: Suggested donation of £3. Contact for further information: James Littlewood Tel: 0191 232 6386 Email: nhsn@ncl.ac.uk


 

Monday, 9th February 2015

6:15PM - 7:15PM Curtis Auditorium
Seminar
Juggling - mathematical theory and practice
Colin Wright
Juggling has fascinated people for centuries. Seemingly oblivious to gravity, the skilled practitioner will keep several objects in the air at one time, and weave complex patterns that seem to defy analysis. Admission: Free. Contact for further information: Phil Ansell Tel: 0191 208 6344 Email: phil.ansell@ncl.ac.uk


 

Friday, 13th February 2015

7:00PM - 8:00PM Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Seminar
The history of beavers in the UK
Professor Bryony Cole will outline evidence which can be used to identify Beavers' presence in former times and their history. The argument over reintroducing the Beaver will be considered. Admission: Suggested donation of £3. Contact for further information: James Littlewood Tel: 0191 232 6386 Email: nhsn@ncl.ac.uk


 

Friday, 20th February 2015

7:00PM - 8:00PM Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Seminar
Climate change in a warmer world
What does the past reveal about climate change in a warmer world
Professor Ulrich Salzmann will present results from an international programme focusing on the global reconstruction of vegetation and climate of the Pliocene world. Admission: Suggested donation of £3. Contact for further information: James Littlewood Tel: 0191 232 6386 Email: nhsn@ncl.ac.uk


 

Friday, 27th February 2015

7:00PM - 8:00PM Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Seminar
Rocks from space: the geology of meteorites
In 2013 a huge fireball streaked across the sky over Russia. Dr Cayles will describe the different types of meteorites and how they fall to Earth. Admission: Suggested donation of £3. Contact for further information: James Littlewood Tel: 0191 232 6386 Email: nhsn@ncl.ac.uk


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