Graduate School in the "Scottish Review of Books"
Our Graduate School Administrator, David Cunningham, has a new piece on Gore Vidal in the August issue of the Scottish Review of Books. His short stories, "Distance" and "The Coast of Versilia", have also appeared in the Scottish Review, as have his recent profile of the novelist William McIlvanney and a travel piece about in Seattle.
The Travelling Roadshow on Computers and Text - 22 & 23 March 2018
The Travelling Roadshow on Computers and Text, facilitated by Professor Gabriel Egan of De Montfort University’s Centre for Textual Studies, will visit the University of Strathclyde on 22 and 23 March. Funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council, the Roadshow will comprise a series of lectures, demonstrations and hands-on lab-based workshops to provide training in computational methods in textual studies to postgraduate students and early-career researchers. Find out more here.
Workshop on applying for AHRC Collaborative Doctoral Partnerships - 28 March 2018
This event aims to encourage applications to the Collaborative Doctoral Partnership scheme, by sharing knowledge and fostering partnerships with some of the external organisations that have been awarded CDP studentships by the AHRC.
Please view the programme and sign up for the event here on Eventbrite.
Kuwait National Liberation Day - 26 February 2018
Supervisors' Workshop with Professor Dee Heddon
She will outline policies and guidance for current and prospective supervisors in the AHRC Doctoral Training Partnership Scotland, and also provide an overview of upcoming opportunities for collaborative supervision with other universities and external organisations, and with other research councils. Colleagues from other faculties, with interests in cross-disciplinary supervision, will be attending.
Please RSVP to Dr Sarah Edwards (if you have not already done so). Refreshments will be available.
Led by Dr Morag Findlay (School of Education), these will run from 15th January 2018.
We're delighted to announce that the St. Andrew’s Society of Washington DC has once again awarded its Founders’ Prize (for an outstanding Scottish or Scottish-American student) to our PhD student, Katie Ailes, for the Academic Year 2017/18.
GRADUATE SCHOOL SEMINAR: "Stasis, Stillness and Immobility in Spanish Crisis Cinema (2008 – 2015)"
Presenter: Raquel Martinez Martin, PhD Candidate, Spanish
Chair: Professor Karen Boyle
4.30pm - 5.30pm, Lord Hope Room 211a/b