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Department diary

Please refer to this diary regularly for any additions / updates.

 

September 2016

Thursday 22nd September

Social Policy Department's Qualitative Researcher Group

Time: 12.00-13.00
Location: TW2. G.01

The group brings together postgraduate research students, researchers and department staff engaged in qualitative research to discuss practical, ethical and methodological issues and to provide space for people to debrief and receive support.

Tuesday 27th September

International Inequalities Institute seminar series
Top Incomes and the Gender Divide

Time: 12.15-13.45
Location: TW2 room 9.04

Speakers: Prof Alessandra Cassarico (Universita Bocconi, Milan) and Dr Sarah Voitchovsky (Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva)

Tuesday 27th September

Global Welfare Futures seminar series
Can the Welfare States Survive?

Time: 18.00
Location: The Wolfson Theatre, NAB

Speaker: Professor Andrew Gamble (Cambridge/Sheffied)

Wednesday 28th September

LSE ALPHA/KCL Global Ageing and Health Seminar
Productive ageing in familialistic welfare regimes: The determinants of productive participation in Italy and South Korea

Time: 16.30 start
Location: Kings College London, Room S2.49, Strand Building, Strand Campus

Speaker: Ginevra Floridi

October 2016

Tuesday 11th October

Welcome Party for students and staff in the Department

Time: 18.00 onwards
Location: LSESU The Venue, Saw Swee Hock Student Centre

Tuesday 23rd October

Global Welfare Futures seminar series
The Return of the Family? Variation across post-industrial societies

Time: 18.00
Location: Wolfson Theatre, NAB

Speaker: Professor Mary Brinton (Harvard)

Monday 24th October

Department of Social Policy Film Screening and Q&A: When Elephants Fight

Panelists: Nat Dyer, Bandi Mbubi, JD Stier
Chair: Dr Armine Ishkanian

Time: 18.30-20.30
Location: Sheikh Zayed Theatre, NAB

Tuesday 25th October

International Inequalities Institute / Sociology Department seminar
The Organizational Production of Earnings Inequalities

Time: 12.15-13.45
Location:
TW2 9.04

Speaker:  Prof Donald Tomaskovic-Devey (UMASS)

Wednesday 26th October

MT Postgraduate Staff-Student Liaison Committee Meeting

Time:14.30
Location: Graham Wallas Room

November 2016

Wednesday 2nd November

MT Health Cluster Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: tba

Thursday 3rd November

Climate Change, Inequality and Social Policy seminar series
Climate change, Inequality and Social Policy

Time: 12.00-13.30
Speaker: Prof Ian Gough

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Tuesday 8th November

International Inequalities Institute / Sociology Department seminar
The Strength of Weak Performance:  a relational theory of executive pay

Time: 12.15-13.45
Location: TW2 9.05

Speaker:  Prof Thomas A. DiPrete (Columbia)

Wednesday 9th November

MT Professors' Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Webb Room

Wednesday 9th November

MT Undergraduate Staff-Student Liaison Committee Meeting

Time:13.30
Location: Social Policy Student Common Room (OLD 2.14)

Wednesday 9th November

Global Welfare Futures seminar series
Global Capitalism and the Rise of Inequality: re-embedding (labour) markets and employment relations?

Time: 18.00
Location: The Wolfson Theatre, NAB

Speaker: Professor Lane Kenworthy (UC San Diego)

Wednesday 16th November

MT Teaching Committee Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Webb Room

Tuesday 22nd November

LSE Library Public Lecture: Revisiting The Case for Family Allowances: what would Eleanor Rathbone have made of state support for children in 2016?

Speaker: Dr Kitty Stewart

Time: 18.30-19.30
Location: Wolfson Theatre, NAB

Wednesday 23rd November

Global Welfare Futures seminar series
Re-imagining Civil Society Engagement: in search of social innovation 

Time: 14.00
Location: The Wolfson Theatre, NAB

Speaker: Professor Maurizio Ferrera

Wednesday 23rd November

MT Research Committee Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Webb Room

Tuesday 29th November

International Inequalities Institute / Sociology Department seminar
Redefining Support for Redistribution:  preferences for reducing economic inequality in the US and Sweden

Time: 12.15-13.45
Location: TW2 9.05

Speaker: Prof Leslie McCall (Northwestern University)

December 2016

Monday 5th December

Xmas Party for students and staff in the Department

Time: 18.00 onwards
Location: LSESU The Venue, Saw Swee Hock Student Centre

Wednesday 7th December 

MT Staff Committee Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Vera Anstey Room

January 2017

 

February 2017

Wednesday 1st February

LT Professors' Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Webb Room

Wednesday 8th February

LT Postgraduate Staff-Student Committee Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Graham Wallas Room

Wednesday 22nd February

LT Undergraduate Staff-Student Liaison Committee Meeting

Time:14.30
Location: Lionel Robbins Building R505

March 2017

Wednesday 1st March

LT Teaching Committee Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Webb Room

Wednesday 8th March

LT Research Committee Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Webb Room

Wednesday 15th March

LT Staff Committee Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Vera Anstey Room

Tuesday 21st March

End of Lent Term party for students and staff in the Department

Time: 18.00 onwards
Location: LSESU The Venue, Saw Swee Hock Student Centre

April 2017

Wednesday 26th April

ST Undergraduate Staff-Student Liaison Committee Meeting

Time:14.30
Location: Lionel Robbins Building R505

May 2017

Wednesday 10th May

ST Research Committee Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Webb Room

Wednesday 17th May

ST Teaching Committee Meeting

Time: 14,30
Location: Webb Room

Wednesday 31st May

ST Professors' Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Webb Room

June 2017

Wednesday 7th June 

ST Staff Committee Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Vera Anstey Room

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