12 February, 08:30–16:30
Intersectionality – Experiences of inclusion and exclusion
This seminar will focus on intersectionality and how the different forms of discrimination and exclusion combine, overlap, or intersect by examining intersectionality in and beyond feminist studies as well as in political practices.
13 February, 14:00–17:00
Introduction to Python
Python is a programming language largely used in science and technology. It is easy readable, relatively easy to learn and builds on a large community of users.
14 February, 13:00–15:00
TouchCast is a videoprogram for Ipad and Iphone that enables you to shoot, edit and share films and videos.
14 February, 14:15–15:15
Research Capacity Building in Asia - ISP Book Seminar
What are the results of three decades of research cooperation between the North and the South? Welcome to a book presentation on International Science Programme's long-term collaboration with research groups in Sri Lanka and Thailand. Tracing PhD graduates, looking at outcomes and finding the way forward.
Register here: http://doit.medfarm.uu.se/kurt11371
15 February, 13:15–14:45
Love Data Week: Network analysis on publication data
Would you like to know how the rest of the world perceives your research? Welcome to this workshop where we will have a brief introduction to VOSviewer, a free network analysis toolkit for publication data.
15 February, 14:00–15:00
Introduction till Mendeley
Mendeley is a free reference management program, used to generate citations and bibliographies in Microsoft Word, LibreOffice, and LaTeX. Besides from reading, adding and organizing collections, Mendeley also offers ways for researchers to collaborate and connect, share papers, notes and annotations with colleagues.
15 February, 18:00–19:30
Existential Sustainability - A conversation with Antje Jackelén, Kevin Anderson and Kristina Segerström
A conversation between Antje Jackelén, Kevin Anderson and Kristina Segerström. Organized by The Church of Sweden in Uppsala, CEMUS (UU and SLU) and Upplands Nation.
22 February, 14:00–16:00
3D GIS documentation and visualisation
06 March, 14:00–15:00
Do you want to learn about Excel? Come and learn the basics to get started.
13 March, 15:15–17:00
Social Security and Care Provision among Indigenous Women in Russia: Family Ties or Compliance with the State?
with Vladislava Vladimirova (IRES)
16 March, 09:15–11:00
Distinguished Lecture by Professor Nick Couldry
The Mediated Construction of Reality
16 March, 13:15–15:00
Seminar with Professor Nick Couldry
The Mediated Construction of Reality – a seminar/panel debate with Nick Couldry and senior faculty from several departments at Uppsala University.
21 March, 18:00–20:00
ESTLANDSSVENSKA SEMINARIET: "Varför är estlandssvenskar så intressanta? En genomgång av senare års forskning från arkeologi till språkvetenskap.”
27 March, 16:15–18:00
2018 Carlo Landberg lecture
Modern South Arabian: Threats and opportunities in language documentation and preservation
10 April, 15:15–17:00
When the Future Came: Perestroika and the Break-down of the Soviet Union in Post-Soviet Textbooks
You are kindly invited to attend a seminar on the book project “When the Future Came: Perestroika and the Break-down of the Soviet Union in Post-Soviet Textbooks”. The volume is edited by Li Bennich-Björkman (Uppsala University) and Sergiy Kurbatov (National Academy of Educational Sciences of Ukraine). Light refreshments will be served after the presentation.
17 April, 15:15–17:00
Seminar "Information war and identity-politics in Estonia and Latvia"
with Vassilis Petsinis (University of Tartu)
08 May, 09:00 – 09 May, 17:00
Symposium: Changing Animal Bodies
Changing Animal Bodies - animal breeding in changing social and environment contexts
08 May, 13:15–14:15
Challenges of studying racism in healthcare
The seminar deals with the ambiguities of racism in healthcare settings and asks what a critical Medical Humanities approach might offer.
Seminariet är ett samarrangemang mellan Forum för medicinsk humaniora och samhällsvetenskap och Forskargruppen Välfärd och livslopp vid Sociologiska Institutionen.
Alla är varmt välkomna!
För mer information, se länken nedan
09 May, 11:15–15:00
Keystone Symposium – Precision Medicine in Cancer
SciLifeLab Keystone lunch seminar: Cutting-edge technologies in Precision Cancer Medicine. SciLifeLab will host a lunch-seminar presenting cutting-edge technologies available to researchers in the field.
15 May, 09:15–12:00
Uppsala Forum Workshop: Designing Political Diversity Database
This workshop is a step towards the build-up of the Designing Political Diversity Database that aims to provide comprehensive, reliable and accessible data on formal policies designed to increase the political representation of ethnic groups and indigenous peoples around the world.
15 May, 14:00–15:00
How does the universe work - simulations in VR
Would you like to blow up a planet? Crash a couple of stars into each other? Create a black hole? These days, astronomy students are using hands-on, virtual reality simulations of cosmic processes such as these to learn more about the inner workings of the Universe.
17 May, 14:00–16:00
Lego Serious Play
LEGO SERIOUS PLAY is a facilitation methodology created by the LEGO Group and since 2010 is available under an Open Source community based model.
23 May, 15:00–19:00
Cultural Heritage Hackathon
Coffee, pizza, and cultural heritage – what's not to like? On this hackathon* you'll have the opportunity to try out digital methods on material from the library's special collections and at the same time help to improve the material's potential for research.
05 June, 15:15–16:30
Ett attraktivt CV och brev - hur?
KarriärTisdag. Funderar du på hur du kan formulera ditt CV och brev inför en jobbansökan?
05 June, 15:15–16:30
CV and Cover letter - be attractive!
CareerTuesday. A seminar on how to write your CV and Cover letter.
07 June, 15:00–17:00
Forecast Launch for ViEWS: a political Violence Early-Warning System
On 7 June, members of ViEWS: a political Violence Early-Warning System, based at the Department of Peace and Conflict Research, will present the first public forecasts and the infrastructure they have developed.
05 September, 13:00–16:00
European Junior & Graduate Careers VCF
Join the Virtual Career Fair for new and soon-to-be graduates and find the right junior position to kickstart your career in 2018/19.