2019

Date / Time Details Where
16 Dec 2019 1:00pm - 2:15pm Seminar: Operationalisation Challenges: Cultural Capital and Social Class in School-Level Attainment
Speaker: Sarah Stopforth # University of Edinburgh; Introduced by: TBC # TBC
Violet Laidlaw Room (6.02), 6th floor, Chrystal Macmillan Building
9 Dec 2019 1:00pm - 2:15pm Seminar: How Voters Evaluate Candidates with Disabilities: Evidence from a Conjoint Experiment
Speaker: Stefanie Reher # University of Strathclyde; Introduced by: Jan Eichhorn # University of Edinburgh
Violet Laidlaw Room (6.02), 6th floor, Chrystal Macmillan Building
25 Nov 2019 1:00pm - 2:15pm Seminar: The evolution of statistics in the work of Karl Pearson (1857-1936) and R. A. Fisher (1890-1962)
Speaker: Plamena Panayotova # University of Edinburgh; Introduced by: John MacInnes # University of Edinburgh
Violet Laidlaw Room (6.02), 6th floor, Chrystal Macmillan Building
4 Nov 2019 1:00pm - 2:15pm Seminar: Assembling data sets can be exciting: the pleasures of designing secondary data analysis
Speaker: Lindsay Paterson # University of Edinburgh; Introduced by: Valeria Skafida # University of Edinburgh
Violet Laidlaw Room (6.02), 6th floor, Chrystal Macmillan Building
14 Oct 2019 1:00pm - 2:15pm Seminar: An Alternative Investigation of Social Class Inequalities in School Attainment: Occupations, Capitals and Resources
Speaker: Vernon Gayle # University of Edinburgh; Introduced by: Lindsay Paterson # University of Edinburgh
Violet Laidlaw Room (6.02), 6th floor, Chrystal Macmillan Building
23 Sep 2019 1:00pm - 2:15pm Seminar: Placements that count: case studies from Q-Step summer work placements
Speaker: Lindsey Flagler # University of Edinburgh; Speaker: Lihe Wang # University of Edinburgh; Speaker: Sarah Aron # University of Edinburgh; Speaker: Cathy Mitchell # Scottish Funding Council; Speaker: Dr Dinah Aitken # The Salvesen Mindroom Centre; Introduced by: Alan Marshall # University of Edinburgh
Violet Laidlaw Room (6.02), 6th floor, Chrystal Macmillan Building
24 Jun 2019 1:00pm - 2:15pm Seminar: Family Background and Career Outcomes for Exam Degree Holders in the Qing (1644-1911)
Speaker: Cameron Campbell # Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Practice Suite 1.12, Chrystal Macmillan Building
17 Jun 2019 1:00pm - 2:15pm Seminar: Growing up with a lone mother in Scotland: the role of employment, childcare and family ties on children’s wellbeing
Speaker: Francesca Fiori # University of Edinburgh
Practice Suite 1.12, Chrystal Macmillan Building
13 May 2019 1:00pm - 2:15pm Seminar: Investigating the health and social outcomes of only children using Swedish register data
Speaker: Katherine Keenan # University of St Andrews
Practice Suite 1.12, Chrystal Macmillan Building
29 Apr 2019 1:00pm - 2:15pm Seminar: What is success anyway? Understanding the experiences and outcomes of school leavers in Scotland
Speaker: Helen Packwood # University of Edinburgh
Practice Suite 1.12, Chrystal Macmillan Building
25 Mar 2019 1:00pm - 2:15pm Seminar: Two countries, lots of models and one secret weapon: Two applications of the "many models" workflow
Speaker: Ben Matthews # University of Edinburgh
Practice Suite 1.12, Chrystal Macmillan Building
11 Mar 2019 1:00pm - 2:15pm Seminar: Migrant Rights through Children’s Access to Citizenship
Speaker: Shaina Western # University of Edinburgh
Practice Suite 1.12, Chrystal Macmillan Building
25 Feb 2019 1:00pm - 2:15pm Seminar: Social Networks: A Multilevel Perspective
Speaker: Mark Tranmer # University of Glasgow
Practice Suite 1.12, Chrystal Macmillan Building
28 Jan 2019 1:00pm - 2:15pm Seminar: The application of social sciences in the wild; data, technology and the fourth industrial revolution
Speaker: Martin Hendrickse # University of Edinburgh and Senior Data Analyst at SYKES
Practice Suite 1.12, Chrystal Macmillan Building
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