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Browse upcoming events in Geography at The University of Manchester.

The research seminar series

The research seminar series offers staff and students the opportunity to engage with new and emerging geographical research from early career academics through to those more internationally renowned.

Past speakers

International

  • Professor Kim England, University of Washington
  • Dr Mark Hildebrandt, Southern Illinois University
  • Garry Huckleberry, University of Arizona
  • Professor Ed Soja, UCLA
  • Professor Dick Walker, University of California
  • Professor Henry Yeung, National University of Singapore

High-profile, UK-based

  • Professor Colin Ballantyne, University of St Andrews
  • Professor Allan Cochrane, the Open University
  • Professor Danny Dorling, University of Oxford
  • Professor Matthew Gandy, UCL
  • Professor Stephen Graham, University of Newcastle
  • Professor Stuart Lane, Durham University
  • Professor Simon Marvin, University of Salford
  • Professor Stephen Royle, Queen's University Belfast
  • Professor David Sadler, University of Liverpool
  • Professor Mike Summerfield, University of Edinburgh
  • Professor Gill Valentine, University of Leeds
  • Professor John Wainwright, University of Sheffield

Internal

  • Professor Tim Allott
  • Dr Roger Braithwaite
  • Dr Martin Dodge
  • Dr Laura Edwards
  • Dr James Evans
  • Dr Martin Hess
  • Dr Mark Jayne
  • Professor Maria Kaika
  • Professor Erik Swyngedouw

Past seminars

Upcoming events

GDI Lecture with Michael Hanemann: Why the economics of water are so hard

12:00 - 13:30 09 March 2018

The Global Development Institute is pleased to present Professor Michael Hanemann, Arizona State University to discuss why the economics of water are so hard. How should we value water? In public policy decisions, when costs and benefits are weighed,what value should we attach to the services we receive from wetlands that protect us from floo..

Geography Department Research Seminar : Dr Maria Rusca (Department of Geography, King's College London)

16:00 - 17:30 28 March 2018

Geography Department Research Seminar Materialising critical water studies Dr Maria Rusca (Department of Geography, King's College London) Chaired by Ali Browne Abstract: TBC

Geography Department Research Seminar : Dr Murray Gray (School of Geography, Queen Mary University of London)

16:00 - 17:30 02 May 2018

Geography Department Research Seminar Geodiversity and its role in geosystem services, geoconservation and other ‘geos’ Dr Murray Gray (School of Geography, Queen Mary University of London) Chaired by John Moore Abstract: TBC

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