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Essay prize win for Dr Kevin Zapata Celestino

Description
Dr Zapata Celestino has been awarded a prize in a contest of articles/essays about "The Abuse of Public Power in Mexico" sponsored by "Centro de Estudios Espinosa Yglesisas".
Date:
17 January 2023

Research England funding secured for housing research

Description
Steve Iafrati has secured a £20k grant for participatory research to examine the impacts of placing vulnerable households out of their area of local authority.
Date:
17 January 2023

Deaths in prison: Examining causes, responses, and prevention of deaths in prison worldwide

Description
Report examining causes, responses, and prevention of deaths in prison worldwide.
Date:
10 January 2023

We are recruiting for an Associate/Fellow or Senior Research Fellow

Description
We are now recruiting an Associate/Fellow or Senior Fellow to join Dr Philippa Tomczak's prestigious £1.3m, five-year European Research Council Starting Grant RECEDE: 'REgulating Criminal justicE DEtention: glocal prospects for improving health and safety in detention and society'.
Date:
13 December 2022

Film premiere: "Better Together? Family migration in Brexit and Covid Times"

Description
Please join us for the premiere of film "Better Together? Family migration in Brexit and Covid Times" on 10 November 2022 in A2, Law and Social Sciences building, University Park; and online.
Date:
03 November 2022

Congratulations to Dr Roda Madziva

Description
Congratulations to Dr Roda Madziva on her research funding success for the project "Empowering survivors and strengthening multi-stakeholder partnerships and community structures in the fight against human trafficking in Zimbabwe".
Date:
01 November 2022

What do Sutton Coldfield residents need in the wake of Covid-19 and the cost of living crisis?

Description
Dr Lee Gregory will be hosting a Festival of Social Sciences event highlighting the social needs of residents in the Royal Town of Sutton Coldfield.
Date:
27 October 2022

Social Policy Association annual conference comes to Nottingham in 2023

Description
The conference will be held 5-7 July 2023, on the theme of Rising Inequalities and Poverty: What Role for Social Policy?
Date:
27 October 2022

Young Lives in the Spotlight: Poverty, Place & Belonging in Balsall Heath

Description
This event will provide young people from the area with the opportunity to work and train with drama specialists to co-produce, explore and express the themes of poverty, place and belonging through arts.
Date:
27 October 2022

Queer Populations and Policies Network (QPaP) successfully launched

Description
In collaboration with the LGBT Policy Lab at the University of Vanderbilt, Dr Lee Gregory launched a new international network to explore research into LGBTQ+ people across a range of social sciences disciplines.
Date:
27 October 2022
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