Each academic year, the College of Humanities and Social Science hosts a series of inaugural lectures given by new Professors in the College.
These lectures are an important part of life at the University of Edinburgh and the speakers give an illuminating overview of their contribution to their field.
Attendance is free and members of the public, staff and students are all welcome.
All inaugural lectures start at 5.15pm, unless advertised otherwise.
|Date and venue||Speaker||Lecture title||Further information|
|Wednesday 3 December 2014, Business School Auditorium, 5:30pm start||Professor Ailsa Henderson, Chair of Political Science||"The Imagined Electorate"||Details of Professor Henderson's inaugural lecture.|
|Wednesday 21 January 2015, Business School Auditorium||Professor Richard Harrison, Chair of Entrepreneurship and Innovation||TBC||Details of Professor Harrison's inaugural lecture.|
|Wednesday 4 February 2015, 50 George Square, Main Lecture Theatre||Professor Richard Freeman, Chair of Social Science and Public Policy||"Doing Politics"||Details of Professor Freeman's inaugural lecture.|
|Wednesday 11 February 2015, Business School Auditorium||Professor Nicola McEwen, Chair of Territorial Politics||"Independence and Interdependence: The Dynamics of Scottish Self-Government"||Details of Professor McEwen's inaugural lecture.|
|Tuesday 24 February 2015, ECA Main Building Lecture Theatre||Professor Chris Speed, Chair of Design Informatics||TBC||Details of Professor Speed's inaugural lecture.|
|Wednesday 4 March 2015, 50 George Square, Main Lecture Theatre||Professor Sian Bayne, Chair of Digital Education||TBC||Details of Professor Bayne's inaugural lecture.|
|Wednesday 11 March 2015, 50 George Square, Main Lecture Theatre||Professor Lani Florian, Bell Chair of Education||"Inclusive Pedagogy"||Details of Professor Florian's inaugural lecture.|
|Wednesday 18 March 2015, Business School Auditorium||Professor Ian Clarke, Chair of Strategy||TBC||Details of Professor Clarke's inaugural lecture.|
|Wednesday 1 April 2015, 50 George Square, Main Lecture Theatre||Professor Mark Dorrian, Forbes Chair of Architecture||TBC||Details of Professor Harrison's inaugural lecture.|
|Wednesday 15 April 2015, Business School Auditorium||Professor Paulo Quattrone, Chair of Accounting Governance & Social Innovation||TBC||Details of Professor Quattrone's inaugural lecture.|
|Wednesday 29 April 2015, Business School Auditorium||Professor Simon Harris, Chair of International Strategy||TBC||Details of Professor Harris's inaugural lecture.|
|Tuesday 5 May 2015, Meadows Lecture Theatre, Medical School (Old Medical School)||Professor Martin Chick, Chair of Economic History||"The Times They Are A-Changin: Time, Economics and a Political Economy of Britain since 1945"||Details of Professor Chick's inaugural lecture.|
This article was published on Oct 20, 2014