We host a number of research events and series.
Political, Social and International Studies Research Seminar
Our weekly Research Seminar brings distinguished scholars and practitioners from around the world to present their research. Past speakers have included: Richard Aldrich, Claire Annersley, Samantha Ashenden, Tarak Barkawi, Pepper Culpepper, Liz Frazer, Patrick le Galès, Steve Hopgood, Virginie Guiraudon, Oliver James, Peter John, Eric Kaufmann, Jackie O'Reilly, John Solomos, Adam Swift, Liesbet van Zoonen, and Sami Zubaida.
CREST European Forum
The Centre for Research in European Studies (CREST) hosts speakers from across the European Union at its seminar convened by Dr. Vassiliki Koutrakou. Past speakers include: Simon Bulmer, Renaud Dehousse, Adrian Favell, Niamh Hardiman, Simon Hix, Anand Menon, John Peterson, Ulf Sverdrup, and Stephen Wall.
We host lunchtime seminars and other events, where scholars from across the University with interests in public policy and public administration discuss work in progress, grant bids, ideas for future research and impact strategies. For further information, contact Professor Alan Finlayson or Professor Hussein Kassim
Political, Social and International Studies ‘brown bag' series
Colleagues are invited to present work in progress at fortnightly ‘brown bag' lunchtime meetings. For further information, contact Professor Alan Finlayson (email@example.com)
The Too Difficult Box
The Too Difficult Box is a series convened here at UEA by the Rt Hon Charles Clarke and Professor Hussein Kassim, in which experienced policy-makers look at the obstacles that make solutions to these issues difficult to achieve, consider how well-conducted politics might address those difficulties and explore possible political solutions.