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Fully Funded PhD Studentships 2017/18

Eligibility: UK/EU/International Deadline:  30 January 2017    The School of International Development is delighted to be able to offer Fully Funded PhD Studentships in...

Epistemological Issues in International Development

Epistemological Issues in International Development   One day workshop School of International Development, University of East Anglia, Norwich 10am - 5pm, 26th November...

Ramachandra Guha- Blaikie Lecture on Politics of the Environment 2016

Ramachandra Guha: The Three Waves of Environmentalism in India Thursday 6th October 2016 Julian Study Centre 0.01 at 6pm Free drinks reception to follow Free admission but...

5th Annual PhD conference on International Development announcement

5th Annual PhD conference on International Development: 5-6th September 2016, Julian Study Centre   DEV is hosting this conference, organised by UEA, Bochum and ISS next Monday...

External Research Associate Updates

Dr Juliet Colman (DEV 2013) has founded the NGO Security Women ( www.securitywomen.org ), launched at the UN Commission on the Status of Women in March 2016 with encouragement from UN...

Postdoctoral Bid Writing Awards

Three postdoctoral bid writing awards worth £1,600 each are available to early career scholars within 12 months of the award of a doctorate and who do not yet hold a permanent academic job....

DEV Research students awarded at the Annual SSF PGR Prize Ceremony

The Social Sciences Faculty PGR prize-giving ceremony on 7th July at Earlham Hall saw DEV research students Emil Dauncey and Hussam Hussein take home their awards. Emil received the Prize for...

Postgraduate researcher Hussam Hussein awarded UEA Engagement Award

At last week's UEA Engagement Awards ceremony, DEV postgraduate researcher Hussam Hussein proudly received an award. As the Ethnic Minorities Officer for UEA's Student Union, Hussam led campus...

DEV staff scoop awards in Transforming Teaching Awards 2016

It was a great night for DEV on Thursday 5th May with lots of recognition for staff contributions to the School. In acknowledgement of their impact, nominations were made for Marisa Goulden, Chris...

DEV wins Bronze Award in Green Impact Programme

The School of International Development was on Friday awarded a Bronze for efforts in the UEA Green Impact Programme 2015-16. The programme is aimed at helping students and staff make the...

DEV CV Workshop with Bruce Lankford

Aimed at all DEV students, but particularly relevant for those about to graduate, Bruce Lankford's CV Workshop is a rapid-fire interactive 1 hour session to help you communicate more effectively...

Places still available on UEA Geography Summer School

There are places still available on the Geography Summer School! These are open to 16/17 year olds and are a great introduction to university life. Please see the Geography Summer School page ...

5th Annual International PhD Conference in International Development - CALL FOR PAPERS

Please find attached the call for papers for the forthcoming UEA hosted 5th Annual International PhD Conference in International Development (5th-6th September 2016), which we would be grateful if...

Gender bias rife in textbooks

Catherine Jere's blog has made the BBC news: 'Today, on International Women’s day, we are investigating the persistence of gender bias in textbooks, and reminding policy makers that until it is...

DEV Lecturer invited to International Development Select Committee

Dr Paul Clist, Lecturer in DEV, was recently invited to give evidence to the International Development Select Committee on the topic of ‘DFID’s Allocation of Resources’.   His evidence...

Agricultural policies in Africa could be harming the poorest

Agricultural policies aimed at alleviating poverty in Africa could be making things worse, according to research by the University of East Anglia. Published this month in the...

Live the university life the summer before

Do you want a taste of university life next summer? Take part in exciting hands-on subject tasters, explore campus living by staying in university accommodation and meeting...

New study co-led by DEV's Dr Shawn McGuire reveals markets that could provide African farmers with vital new crop varieties

A major new study by the University of East Anglia and Catholic Relief Services (CRS) has found that small, family farmers in Africa purchase more than half of their seeds through local markets...

Media and International Development students set up fantastic new blog

  DEV student Abbi Knell describes how the blog came about: ''I first saw the potential for creating a blog when I began my Masters course, and saw the range of talented...

Postgraduate Scholarships in International Development

  Scholarship awards are available to students studying in the School of International Development at the University of East Anglia for entry in September 2016. These can cover...