Social Research Seminars Series

Social Research Seminars Series is a seminar series of the Doctoral Programme in Social Sciences. Social Research Seminar Series is a set of talks given by speakers representing the disciplines of the Doctoral Programme. The talks are open to everyone interested. (Please note that the programme may be subject to change.)
 

2017 autumn

15th September 2017
Guest lecturer: Ida Harboe
Title: "Eastern Crime" and its Perpetrators: A study of Lithuanian Inmates in Danish Detention Houses
Venue: U35, room 114
Time: 2 - 4 pm
Contact: sarah.green@helsinki.fi

13th October 2017
Guest lecturer: Janice Boddy
Title: “Just Sitting,” But Not Sitting Still:  Delayed Adulthood and Changing Gender Dynamics in Northern Sudan
Venue: U35, room 114
Time: 2 - 4 pm
Contact: sarah.green@helsinki.fi

3rd November 2017
Guest lecturer: Laura Assmuth
Title: Translocal life ways in the Nordic mobility space: towards a grounded transnationalism
Venue: U35, room 114
Time: 2 - 4 pm
Contact: sarah.green@helsinki.fi

15th December 2017
Guest lecturer: Farha Ghannam
Title: The Gender of Class: Taste and Social Inequalities in Urban Egypt
Venue: U35, room 114
Time: 2 - 4 pm
Contact: sarah.green@helsinki.fi

2018 spring

12th January 2018
Guest lecturer: Tania Bosqui
Title: Ethnic density effects on mental health in Northern Ireland: The case of religious sectarianism
Venue: U35, room 114
Time: 2 - 4 pm
Contact: anne.kouvonen@helsinki.fi

9th February 2018
Guest lecturer: Gijs Dekkers
Title: Dynamic microsimulation in the Social Sciences – an introduction
Venue: U35, room 114
Time: 2 - 4 pm
Contact: kathrin.komp@helsinki.fi

2nd March 2018
Guest lecturer: Angie Heo
Title: Thinking Comparatively about Religion, Media and Economy
Venue: U35, room 114
Time: 2 - 4 pm
Contact: sarah.green@helsinki.fi              

16th March 2018
Guest lecturer: Joel Robbins
Title: Values and the Prospects for a Relationship Beyond Relativism
Venue: U35, room 114
Time: 2 - 4 pm
Contact: timo.kaartinen@helsinki.fi

13th April 2018
Guest lecturer: Mustafa Emirbayer
Title: Adventures in Object Construction
Venue: U35, room 114
Time: 2 - 4 pm
Contact: anssi.perakyla@helsinki.fi

27th April 2018    
Guest lecturer: James Ferguson 
Title: Presence and Social Obligation: An Essay on the Share
Venue: U35, room 114
Time: 2 - 4 pm
Contact: sarah.green@helsinki.fi

4th May 2018
Guest lecturer: Sahana Udupa
Title: Home/field revisited: Securing ethnographic home in the digital age
Venue: U35, room 114
Time: 2 - 4 pm
Contact: sirpa.tenhunen@helsinki.fi

11th May 2018
Guest lecturer: Nonna Mayer
Title: On the French Elections 2017 (TBA)
Venue: U35, room 114
Time: 2 - 4 pm
Contact: hanna.wass@helsinki.fi 

25th May 2018
Guest lecturer: Roberto De Vogli
Title: Psychopathologies as “causes” and effects of the 2008 global financial crisis
Venue: U35, room 114
Time: 2-4 pm
Contact: anne.kouvonen@helsinki.fi