Research Seminars

Seminars take place throughout term time. Some are led by PhD students in the department and some play host to external speakers.

We have 5 seminar series:   

GRI/G&E Research Seminar Series

The Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment hosts academic seminars for LSE and non-LSE researchers to exchange ideas about state-of-the-art research on climate change and environmental issues. Seminars are organised jointly by the Institute and the Department of Geography and Environment.

CEP/Geography Urban and Regional Economics Seminars

These seminars are organised by Dr Felipe Carozzi and normally take place on Fridays between 1pm-2:30pm.

Economic Geography

Research Seminars in Economic Geography take place at LSE throughout term time. They are regularly led by PhD students in Economic Geography from LSE, and occasionally play host to external speakers. The seminars take place on Wednesdays, 4pm-5pm in Pankhurst House, room PAN.2.01. Seminars are open to all LSE staff and students.

Urbanisation, Planning and Development 

These seminars are organised by Dr Ryan Centner as part of a series of expert-led discussions. Unless otherwise noted, they take place at LSE on Thursdays, 1pm-2:30pm in the Michael Wise Room, STC 3.14. The seminars are open to all.

Social Life of Climate Change

These research seminars are interdisciplinary discussions around contemporary debates in the humanistic social sciences of climate change and the environment. Events take multiple formats, including standard seminar format as well as more engaged discussions of relevant readings and works in progress. Most events take place at LSE on Mondays from 1pm-2:30pm. The seminars are open to all.