2014 / 2015

Date / Time Details Where
2 Jul 2015 8:45am - 6:30pm Workshop: Just War Theory
Speaker: Saba Bazargan # San Diego; Speaker: Susanne Burri # St Gallen; Speaker: Mathias Thaler # Edinburgh; Speaker: Holly Lawford-Smith # Sheffield; Speaker: Graham Long # Newcastle; Speaker: Kieran Oberman # Edinburgh; Speaker: Massimo Renzo # Warwick; Speaker: David Rodin # Oxford
2.05 Ogilvie Room, Geography (Old Infirmary), Drummond Street, Edinburgh
29 Jun 2015 10:00am - 5:00pm Workshop: Need Now: Basic Human Needs in the 21st Century
Speaker: Heidi Keller # Osnabrueck; Speaker: John O'Neill # Manchester; Speaker: Linda McKie # Durham; Speaker: Sophie Bowlby # Reading; Speaker: Ryan Watkins # GWU
6th Floor Staff Room, Chrystal Macmillan Building, George Square
6 May 2015 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Climate Justice, Global Justice, and Population
Speaker: Elizabeth Cripps # University of Edinburgh
Meeting Room 3, Chrystal Macmillan Building
29 Apr 2015 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Need and Normativity
Speaker: Christina Dineen # University of Edinburgh
Meeting Room 3, Chrystal Macmillan Building
22 Apr 2015 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Comparative and Transitional Approaches in Nonideal Theory
Speaker: Andrew Drever # University of Edinburgh
Meeting Room 3, Chrystal Macmillan Building
27 Mar 2015 8:30am - 5:30pm Seminar: Conference on Philanthropy and Social Justice
Speaker: Prof Rob Reich # Stanford University; Introduced by: Dr Philip Cook # University of Edinburgh; Introduced by: Dr Kieran Oberman # University of Edinburgh; Speaker: Ewan Aitken # Edinburgh Cyrenians; Speaker: Dr Tobias Jung # University of St Andrews; Speaker: Celia Tennant # Inspiring Scotland; Speaker: Dr Emma Dowling # Middlesex University; Speaker: Paul Spray # Former Head of Research DFID; Speaker: Dr Jana Hoenke # University of Edinburgh
Raeburn Room, Old College, Edinburgh
26 Mar 2015 9:00am - 12:30pm Workshop: Education, Citizenship and Justice
Speaker: Professor Rob Reich # Stanford University; Speaker: Dr Philip Cook # University of Edinburgh
Common Room, 6th Floor, Chrystal Macmillan Building
25 Mar 2015 2:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Just Giving: Towards a Political Theory of Philanthropy
Speaker: Prof Rob Reich # Stanford University
Meeting room 3, Third Floor, Chrystal Macmillan Building
18 Mar 2015 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Representation and Commitment
Speaker: Lynn Dobson # University of Edinburgh
Meeting Room 3, Chrystal Macmillan Building
13 Mar 2015 1:10pm - 2:30pm Roundtable: Should Edinburgh University worry about contributing to brain drain?
Speaker: Kieran Oberman # Chancellor's Fellow in Politics, University of Edinburgh; Speaker: Prof Sue Welburn # Chair of Medical and Veterinary Molecular Epidemiology, University of Edinburgh; Speaker: Jake Broadhurst # Head of Global Academies Directorate, University of Edinburgh
Chrystal Macmillan Building, Seminar rooms 1 and 2
26 Feb 2015 5:30pm - 7:00pm Roundtable: What should the University do about conflict minerals?
Speaker: Jana Hoenke # University of Edinburgh; Speaker: Bandi Mbubi # Congo Calling
Godfrey Thomson Hall, Thomson's Land, Holyrood, Edinburgh
25 Feb 2015 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Ideal Theory, Nonideal Theory, and Marxism
Speaker: Andrew Drever # University of Edinburgh
Meeting Room 3, Chrystal Macmillan Building
11 Feb 2015 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: The Legitimacy of the Supranational Regulation of Local Systems of Food Production
Speaker: Emanuela Ceva # University of Pavia
Meeting Room 3, Chrystal Macmillan Building
6 Feb 2015 1:00pm - 2:30pm Roundtable: Does social responsibility mean limiting academic freedom?
Speaker: Rob Ellam # University of Glasgow; Speaker: Michelle Brown # University of Edinburgh
Chrystal Macmillan Building, Seminar rooms 1 and 2
4 Feb 2015 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Offsetting White Privilege
Speaker: Holly Lawford-Smith # University of Sheffield
Meeting Room 3, Chrystal Macmillan Building
28 Jan 2015 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Unhinged Frames
Speaker: Mathias Thaler # University of Edinburgh
Meeting Room 3, Chrystal Macmillan Building
21 Jan 2015 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Paternalism and Minimum Pricing of Alcohol
Speaker: Lynn Dobson # University of Edinburgh
Meeting Room 3, Chrystal Macmillan Building
4 Dec 2014 1:00pm - 2:30pm Roundtable: Should the University employ prisoners?
Speaker: Dennis Philips # Head of Timpsons Foundation; Speaker: Dughall Laing # Director for Business Management and Development, Recruit with Conviction
Chrystal Macmillan Building, Seminar rooms 1 and 2
26 Nov 2014 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Basic needs and capabilities
Speaker: Christina Dineen # University of Edinburgh
CMB Pod 3
12 Nov 2014 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Had we but world enough, and time
Speaker: Tim Hayward # University of Edinburgh; Speaker: Yuki Iwaki # University of Edinburgh
CMB Pod 3
7 Nov 2014 1:00pm - 2:30pm Roundtable: Reducing inequality: Has the University eradicated sexism?
Speaker: Elinor Mason # Lecturer in Philosophy, University of Edinburgh; Speaker: Jane Norman # Professor of Maternal and Fetal Health, Vice Principal, Equality and Diversity
Chrystal Macmillan Building, Seminar rooms 1 and 2
29 Oct 2014 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Poverty, Environmental Degradation, and Our Responsibility to the Global Poor
Speaker: Yuki Iwaki # University of Edinburgh
CMB Pod 3
22 Oct 2014 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: The Unavoidability of Social Contractarianism
Speaker: Ben Sachs # University of St Andrews
CMB Pod 3
15 Oct 2014 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: The Value of Representation and the Case Against Judicial Review
Speaker: Alex Latham # University of Edinburgh
Chrystal Macmillan Building Pod 3
9 Oct 2014 5:30pm Roundtable: Should Edinburgh University Divest From Fossil Fuels?
Hosted by: Liz # Cripps; Speaker: Gbenga # Ibikunle; Speaker: Maggie # Chapman
David Hume Tower
1 Oct 2014 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: (How) should we be “green” parents
Speaker: Elizabeth Cripps # University of Edinburgh
Chrystal Macmillan Building Pod 3
17 Sep 2014 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: On Fairness
Speaker: Tim Hayward # University of Edinburgh
Chrystal Macmillan Building Pod 3