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Join in with inspiring research seminars facilitated by our Faculty of Business and Law

Seminars run by the Faculty of Business and Law are open to all our postgraduate students and academic staff, and some are also open to members of the public and other institutions.

See our full timetable for spring/summer 2022/23 below, or jump to the subject group or department you're most interested in to find out more. 

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Accounting Subject Group

Date Time Description Speaker Open to Link and/or location
11 January 2023 1.00pm - 2.30pm It’s a gift – Samuel Pepys and Sir William Warren, an account of gifts, bribes and kickbacks Karen McBride PGR students and staff Richmond Building 1.15

Economics and Finance Subject Group

Date Time Description Speaker Open to Link and/or location
25 January 2023 1.15pm - 2.30pm Ethnic Mixing in Early Childhood: Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment and a Structural Work Prof Michael Vlassopoulos PGR students and staff Dennis Sciama Building 1.10 and online.
8 February 2023 1.00pm - 2.00pm Why ethics matter in research? Dr Simon Kolstoe PGR students and staff Link to follow
15 March 2023 1.15pm - 2.30pm TBC Dr George Filis PGR students and staff Link to follow

Strategy, Marketing and Innovation Subject Group

Date Time Description Speaker Open to Link and/or location
11 January 2023 1.00pm - 2.00pm Research Seminar (Mktg) Prof Maura Scott, Joint Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Public Policy & Marketing PGR students and staff

Students and staff: follow this link

8 March 2023 8.00pm - 9.00pm Transformative advertising Drs Lauren Gurrieri, Linda Tuncay Zayer & Catherine A. Coleman PGR students and staff

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Organisations, Systems and People Subject Group

There are no seminars currently scheduled. Return to our research seminar landing page to discover events by other faculties.


School of Law

Date Time Description Speaker Open to Link and/or location
25 January 2023 1.00pm What are the lessons from the procurement of critical medical supplies during COVID19?: Exploring the UK and EU experiences Professor Aris Georgopoulos (University of Nottingham) PGR students and Law staff

Students and Law staff: follow this link

1 February 2023 1.00pm The Right to Food in Trade Negotiations and Practices: The Global Challenges to End Hunger Professor Leila Choukroune (UoP) PGR students, Law staff and FoodCiti research group

Students and Law staff: follow this link

8 February 2023 1.00pm Offshore wind projects and fisheries, tradeoffs and regulatory considerations to put in place Professor Ignacio Herrera Anchustegui (University of Bergen) PGR students, BAL staff and members of the Institute of Marine Sciences On campus. TBC
15 February 2023 1.00pm 'The relational employment contract: a false dawn?' Professor Douglas Brodie (University of Strathclyde) PGR students and Law staff On campus. TBC
22 February 2023 12.00pm Digital Ecosystems and Competition Law Reasoning: legal certainty and the role of economic concepts. Professor Vinicius Klein (Federal University of Paraná, Brazil) PGR students and BAL staff On campus. TBC
1 March 2023 1.00pm ‘Border Country: Health Law in a Changing UK’ Professor John Harrington (Cardiff University) PGR students and Law staff On campus. TBC
15 March 2023 1.00pm TBC TBC PGR students and Law staff TBC
22 March 2023 11.00am TBC Dr Henry Pearce (UoP) PGR students and Law staff

Students and Law staff: follow this link

29 March 2023 1.00pm Cross-country comparison of national drug policies: a leximetrics approach Professor Ricardo Gonçalves (Católica Porto Business School) PGR students, Law staff and Criminology staff

Students and Law staff: follow this link

26 April 2023 11.00am TBC Dr Kieran Walsh (UoP) PGR students and Law staff

Students and Law staff: follow this link

3 May 2023 1.00pm Reforming the international legal framework to address the criminal liability of online intermediaries for children trafficking Dr Michala (Michelle) Meiselles (University of Derby) PGR students, Law staff and Criminology staff

Students and Law staff: follow this link

10 May 2023 1.00pm TBC Dr Sarah Atkins (UoP) PGR students and Law staff

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