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Join in with inspiring research seminars facilitated by our Faculty of Science and Health

Seminars run by the Faculty of Science and Health 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 autumn/winter 2022/23 below, or jump to the school or department you're most interested in to find out more. 

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School of Biological Sciences

Date Time Description Speaker Open to Link and/or location
28 October 2022 12.00pm - 1.00pm Marine wood-borer attack viewed from a zoological perspective to inform evaluation of wood modification processes Lucy Martin - PhD Student All welcome Institute of Marine Sciences
25 November 2022 3.00pm - 4.00pm The Pacific Antarctic ridge as a source of iron and manganese to the Southern Ocean Dr. Antony Birchill All welcome Institute of Marine Sciences
28 November 2022 3.00pm - 4.00pm Exploring the protein sequence space and the phylogeny of PET degrading enzymes Liliana Oliveira - PhD Student All welcome St Michael's 0.32
14 December 2022 12.30pm - 1.30pm TBC Matt Guille and Fran Cabada All welcome Park Building 2.01
19 December 2022 11.00am - 12.00pm The role of dual enzyme systems for industrial scale PET bio-recycling Rosie Graham All welcome St Michael's 0.32

Dental Academy

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


School of the Environment, Geography and Geosciences

Date Time Description Speaker Open to Link and/or location
29 September 2022 5.00pm Prochlorococcus and Synechococcus - tiny cyanobacteria with big impact on marine nutrient and carbon cycling Lukas Marx All welcome Burnaby Building 3.30
6 October 2022 5.00pm Magmatic flare-up causes crustal thickening at the transition from subduction to continental collision Dr. Caê Ganade All welcome TBC
13 October 2022 5.00pm Pantheon of dinosaurs - How we built a blockbuster palaeontology exhibition Dr. Nizar Ibrahim All welcome Burnaby Building 3.30
20 October 2022 5.00pm TBC TBC All welcome TBC
27 October 2022 12.00pm Reconstructing the climate of the past using the small-sized algae coccolithophores Dr. Mariem Saavedra-Pellitero All welcome Burnaby Building 3.30
10 November 2022 5.00pm Chilean Mining Industry: from small to big scale and their geotechnical hazards Jorge Cortez All welcome Burnaby Building 3.30
17 November 2022 4.00pm From individual life-history to species evolution: a case study with planktonic foraminifera. Dr Anieke Brombacher All welcome TBC
24 November 2022 5.00pm Environmental change and hominin dispersals Dr Jenni Sherriff All welcome Burnaby Building 3.30
1 December 2022 5.00pm Engineering the benthos: The geobiological role of marine bioturbators throughout Earth history Dr Alison Cribb All welcome Burnaby Building 3.30
8 December 2022 5.00pm Community based research for tackling social exclusion, poverty and deprivation Dr Sally Lloyd-Evans All welcome Burnaby Building 3.30

School of Health and Care Professions

Date Time Description Speaker Open to Link and/or location
14 September 2022 12.00pm - 1.00pm Improving the Mental Health and Wellbeing of Researchers: current issues and strategies Jane Creaton PGR students and staff Richmond Building LT3
7 October 2022 TBC TBC Patryk Jadzinski PGR students and staff TBC
12 October 2022 12.00pm - 2.00pm UK social work practice in safeguarding disabled children and young people Anita Franklin PGR students, staff, PCC, UHT, Wessex Richmond Building LT2
14 October 2022 TBC Public Involvement in Research - Portsmouth 60+ Festival Sharon Court PGR students, staff, PCC, UHT Online - link to follow
28 October 2022 TBC FGM Tamsin Bradley PGR students and staff Online - link to follow
1 November 2022 TBC Joint UoP/UHT symposium TBC PGR students, staff, PCC, UHT TBC
4 November 2022 TBC The Athletic Skills Model and Skills Garden: A different way of thinking about movement Martina Navarro PGR students, staff, PCC Online - link to follow
9 November 2022 12.00pm - 1.00pm Advances in the diagnosis and treatment of asthma; opportunities in Portsmouth Professor Anoop Chauhan PGR students and staff Richmond Building LT2. Book place online
18 November 2022 TBC Qualitative findings from the pressure ulcer project. Jenny Roddis PGR students, staff, UHT Online - link to follow
25 November 2022 TBC Global Health Research at Portsmouth-Brawijaya Centre: An Overview of Research - TBC Sasee Pallikavadath PGR students and staff Online - link to follow
2 December 2022 TBC Experiences of 18 – 25-year-old Care Leavers in England living in independent accommodation without functional support Chidi Uwakaneme PGR students and staff TBC
9 December 2022 TBC Psychological and educational interventions for preventing falls in older adults Amy Drahota/ Mark Pugh PGR students and staff Online - link to follow
14 December 2022 12.00pm - 5.00pm Health and wellbeing Christmas extravaganza with Quiz Master - Phil Jewell 12-2 (prizes to be won). N/A PGR students and staff Richmond Building LT2
16 December 2022 TBC A systematic review of study reporting quality - the case of reflexology interventions. Jackie James PGR students and staff Online - link to follow

School of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences

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


Department of Psychology

Date Time Description Speaker Open to Link and/or location
21 September 2022 4.00pm - 5.00pm Improving missing person appeals: the effects of multiple images and contextual information Dr Stefana Juncu (University of Portsmouth) All welcome

Hybrid: King Henry Building 1.05 as well as Zoom: follow this link

28 September 2022 1.00pm - 2.00pm Testing the social complexity hypothesis: a comparison of vocal communication in macaques Nancy Rebout (University of Strasbourg, France) All welcome

Attendees: follow this link

5 October 2022 1.00pm - 2.00pm Alcohol policy restrictions and sales in BC, Canada: April 2017 to April 2021 James Clay (University of Portsmouth) All welcome

Hybrid: King Henry Building 1.05 as well as Zoom: follow this link

12 October 2022 1.00pm - 2.00pm Why should we take a lifecourse development approach to pain and work? Dr Elaine Wainwright (Universities of Aberdeen, Bath) All welcome

Attendees: follow this link

19 October 2022 1.00pm - 2.00pm Risk factors of childhood psychopathy (Title TBC) Dr Rebecca Waller (University of Pennsylvania, USA) All welcome

Attendees: follow this link

26 October 2022 1.00pm - 2.00pm Critical social geogrpahy of disability hate crime (Title TBC) Dr Edward Hall (University of Dundee) All welcome

Attendees: follow this link

2 November 2022 1.00pm - 2.00pm Building an open scholarship community with the Framework for Open and Reproducible Research Training (FORRT) Flavio Acevedo (University of Cambridge) All welcome

Attendees: follow this link

9 November 2022 1.00pm - 2.00pm Health interventions from the perspective of users (Title TBC) Dr Angela Rodrigues (Northcumbria University) All welcome

Attendees: follow this link

16 November 2022 12.00pm - 1.00pm Misophonia (Title TBC) Dr Bridge Dibb (University of Surrey) All welcome

Attendees: follow this link

23 November 2022 1.00pm - 2.00pm There's no place like home? Exploring the psycholgy of smart home living in the UK Dr Chris Jones (University of Portsmouth) All welcome

Hybrid: King Henry Building 1.05 as well as Zoom: follow this link

30 November 2022 1.00pm - 2.00pm Health psychology topic TBC Dr Pamela Rackow (Univeristy of Stirling) All welcome

Attendees: follow this link

7 December 2022 1.00pm - 2.00pm Male sexual fluidity (Title TBC) Dr Heather Armstrong (University of Southampton) All welcome

Attendees: follow this link

14 December 2022 1.00pm - 2.00pm Developing international well-being gudelines for Law School: a story about the possibilities and perils of an interdisciplinary project Professor Carolyn Strevens (University of Portsmouth) All welcome TBC

School of Sport, Health and Exercise Science

Date Time Description Speaker Open to Link and/or location
3 October 2022 1.00pm - 2.00pm Exercise snacking and innovative ways to use technology in active ageing research Dr Max Western PGR students and staff

Students and staff: Book place online

14 December 2022 11.00am - 12.00pm Converting chapters to papers Matt Dicks, Zoe Saynor, Chris Wagstaff PGR students Ravelin Seminar Room

 

11 January 2023 7.00pm - 8.00pm Managing Expectations & Support for my academic skills Gemma Milligan PGR students Link to follow
February 2023 (date TBC) TBC Careers outside academia Gemma Milligan, Nicky Armstrong, Laura Needham, Emma Neupert PGR students Link to follow
23 March 2023 10.00am - 11.00am Support for my academic skills Wellbeing services (TBC), Martina Navarro PGR students TBC
19 April 2023 4.00pm - 5.00pm Effective Networking Matt Dicks, Joe Costello, Chris Wagstaff PGR students TBC
3 May 2023 4.00pm - 5.00pm Navigating Ethics Ant Shepherd PGR students TBC
June 2023 - Date TBC TBC UoP Finance System Gemma Milligan, Peter Edwards PGR students TBC
July 2023 - Date TBC TBC Media Training TBC PGR students TBC

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