Global Environment & Society Academy

2012 events

2012 events

Postgraduate Welcome Event

Join us for a drink on Friday 14th September and find out more about the Global Environment and Society Academy.

Workshop on Advanced Water Treatment

UK Innovation Potential in Advanced Water Treatment: Future Directions & Strategy.Registration: Please register with contact details and Affiliation by 14 March notifying dietary requirements and requesting parking permit for King's Buildings to Joan Birse:

Sharon Zukin lecture

Drinks reception to follow. All welcome.

Climate Change and Political Violence

Keynote speaker: Prof. Nancy Peluso, Henry J. Vaux Distinguished Prof of Forestry Policy, Department ofEnvironmental Science, Policy and Management, University of California Berkeley.Organisers: Dr. Andrea Nightingale, Prof. Tim Hayward, Dr. Liz Grant, Mr Jake Broadhurst, Dr. SheelaghO’Reilly, Dr. Timothy Raeymaekers, Prof. Benedikt Korf.For more information contact Dr. Andrea Nightingale.

Learning week

‘Normal’ teaching will be suspended for this week, and instead the week will be used as an opportunity forexperimentation and innovation in areas which may normally be constrained by the curriculum.The Institute for Academic Development are offering the following workshops to Taught Masters students.To book a place: or email

GESA Doctoral Network announced

GESA have announced the creation of their new Global Environment and Society Doctoral Network.