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Research Seminars, Guest Lecturers and Distinguised International Lecturer Series 2016-2017

2017 Postgraduate Symposium

The second round of the Postgraduate Symposium will be held next Wednesday 17th May in GGSR-B, Museum Building from 9:30am to 1pm.

We hope you can come along and offer feedback on our presentations and then on to the Bank on College Green for lunch afterwards (http://www.bankoncollegegreen.com/restaurant). If you'd like to join please RSVP by Friday.

Speaker

Title of Talk

Time
(20min + 10 for Q/A)

Jane Feeney 

Valuable Biodiversity: Examining the values and impacts of biodiversity offsetting in Colombia.

9.30am

Jennifer Murphy      

ReMarFood: Redefining waste as a resource when increasing marine food production.

10.00am

Nivelton Alves             

 ‘Little Brazil’: A case study of Labour Migration and Settlement in Gort, County Galway, Ireland.

10.30am

Coffee

 

11.00am

Maxime Savatier

Effects of Groundwater-Surface water Interactions on the
biogeochemistry of coastal areas hosting aquaculture activities.

11.30am

Maria Teresa Guerra 

Contribution of Submarine Groundwater Discharge (SGD) to marine carbonate biogeochemistry of western Irish coastal water.

12.00pm

Chris Chevalier

Evaluating the Distribution of Wealth and Geography of Medieval Ireland
Via Fourteenth Century Papal Taxation, with Comparative Studies in England and France

12.30pm

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2016 Kapuscinski Development Lecture

The Trinity-UCD Masters in Development Practice are delighted to invite you to join us for the 2016 Kapuscinski Development Lecture with geographer and social anthropologist Prof. Melissa Leach (IDS, Sussex; ESRC-STEPS; and vice-chair of the scientific committee of Future Earth).

The lecture, “Challenging inequalities and unsustainabilities” will examine how power and politics are critical in shaping transformational change and opening new pathways to more equal and sustainable futures.

When: Wednesday 2 November 2016, 4pm

Where: The Paccar Theatre, Science Gallery, Trinity College Dublin

Further information available at http://kapuscinskilectures.eu/lectures/challenging-inequalities-and-unsustainabilities/.

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Distinguished International Lecturer Series 2016-2017

'Serial Forced Displacements in the American City'

Professor Mindy Fullilove, Colombia University and The New School, NYC

When: Friday 14 October, 3-5pm

Where: Haughton Lecture Theatre, 1st Floor, Museum Building, Trinity College Dublin

 

'The role of meteorite impacts in the origin and evolution of life'

Dr Gordon Osinski, Univeristy of Western Ontario

When: Wednesday 19 October, 1pm

Where: M4 Lecture Theatrue, Ground Floor, Museum Building, Trinity College Dublin

 

'Marine records of Greenland ice sheet history bordering Baffin Bay'

Dr Colm O'Cofaigh, University of Durham

When: Friday 21 October, 1pm

Where: M4 Lecture Theatrue, Ground Floor, Museum Building, Trinity College Dublin

 

'Taking conventions elsewhere: Consumption, quality and nature in industrial worlds of food'

Dr David Evans, University of Sheffield

When: Tuesday 8 November, 5-6pm

Where: The Haughton Lecture Theatre, 1st Floor, Museum Building, Trinity College Dublin

 

 


 


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