Learned Societies

BSPHN joins the Academy

The Behavioural Science and Public Health Network (BSPHN) has joined the Academy of Social Sciences as a member learned society. The BSPHN joins 43 other member learned societies at the Academy. The Academy of Social Sciences is the national academy of academics, learned societies and practitioners in the social sciences. Its mission is to promote… Read more »

British Educational Leadership, Management and Administration Society joins Academy

The British Educational Leadership, Management and Administration Society (BELMAS) has joined the Academy of Social Sciences. For over 40 years the British Educational Leadership, Management and Administration Society has been the independent voice supporting quality education through effective leadership and management. The Society brings together research academics and senior leaders in the primary, secondary, FE… Read more »

BAAL Applying Linguistics Fund Applications for 2017/18 now open (closing 3 April)

Engaging users in the research process is an important part of the research agenda. The BAAL Applying Linguistics Fund supports members by offering up to £10,000 to carry out innovative activities which link research and application/public engagement. Applications are invited from any members of BAAL.

SRHE Event: Demystifying and Preparing for the Doctoral Viva, 22 March

The purpose of this workshop is to examine the doctoral viva process and experience in order to help doctoral researchers with their preparation for it.

SHRE Event: The implications of the student engagement agenda for student freedom, 24 April

The implications of the student engagement agenda for student freedom
Date – Tuesday 24th April, 11:00 – 15:30
Venue – SRHE, 73 Collier St, London N1 9BE
Network – Academic Practice Research Network

BSPS and RGS(with IBG) – “Is internal migration slowing down?” London, 11 January 2018

Is internal migration slowing down? A meeting to celebrate the publication of ‘Internal Migration in the Developed World: Are we becoming less mobile?’, convened jointly by the British Society for Population Studies (BSPS) and the RGS-IBG Population Geography Research Group (PGRG), Thursday, 11 January 2018

BAM LLD SIG Event – “Could we…Should we?: Aligning and sharing leadership research between academic and managerial communities”, 9 Jan

The Leadership and Leadership Development SIG is delighted to present this event in conjunction with the CMI and CIPD practitioner organisations and The Work Foundation.

SRHE Event: Creative methods in higher education research, 28 Feb 2018

For this seminar/workshop hybrid, four HE researchers who use different creative approaches in their workintroduce why and how they might be useful, and to allow participants to experience and discuss the implications.

ALPSP Professional Development 2018 – booking now open

ALPSP Professional Development helps you to keep up-to-date on the skills and knowledge required to be successful in scholarly publishing.

RSA Annual Conference 2018 – Lugano, Switzerland, 3-6 June 2018

The 2018 RSA Annual Conference aims to address processes of global reversal and regional revival, in a world dominated by flows of capital, labor, and knowledge. Further it seeks to understand the political, economic and social factors that initiate change and how these changes are finding new expressions as the world’s political and economic system continues to struggle with low rates of global economic growth, the rise of China as an economic super power, the on-going impacts of recession and austerity, and increasing levels of inequality.