Early bird rate finishing soon - Qualitative Research International Summer School, 28 July - 1 August 2014, UWE, Bristol, UK

The early bird fees for the Qualitative Research International Summer School will end on Sunday 1 June

The summer school is being held at the University of the West of England, Bristol, UK, 28 July - 1 August
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European Sociological Assn PhD Summer School 2014

University of York, UK July 27th-29th

'A SOCIOLOGICAL IMAGINATION FOR THE 21ST CENTURY' 

CALL FOR APPLlCATIONS
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Qualitative Research International Summer School

The Qualitative Research International Summer School is now open for bookings (details below). 

Qualitative Research International Summer School 
University of the West of England (UWE), Bristol, UK 

Lead tutors: Virginia Braun (University of Auckland, Aotearoa/New Zealand) & Victoria Clarke (UWE), authors of Successful Qualitative Research and Using Thematic Analysis in Psychology. 

Opening and closing keynotes by Prof. Brendan Gough and Prof. Lucy Yardley. 
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Doing social science research in healthcare settings – a two day summer school course

Doing social science research in healthcare settings – a two day summer school course.

Date:  17 – 18 July 2013.

This two day course is intended for PhD students and early stage researchers conducting social science health research. The course addresses practical as well as epistemological questions researchers face working in health care settings.
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The Centre for the Study of Childhood and Youth warmly invites you to its 4th International Summer School for Postgraduate Students on Tuesday 25th-Wednesday 26th June at ICOSS, 219 Portobello, Sheffield, UK. This school is for postgraduate students working in the area of childhood and youth. The workshops and networking sessions will be of interest for students about to embark on research and for those who are preparing their dissertations. Speakers include: Alison Clark, Open University; Sam Frankel, Act 4; Pia Christensen, University of Leeds. Workshops will include: visual methods; grounded theory, collaborative ethnography, career planning, writing for publication, CV writing, public engagement. Further details including the programme and booking are available on the CSCY website:www.sheffield.ac.uk/cscy. If you have any queries please contact d.j.lessels@sheffield.ac.uk


The Centre for the Study of Childhood and Youth warmly invites you to its 4th International Summer School for Postgraduate Students on Tuesday 25th-Wednesday 26th June at ICOSS, 219 Portobello, Sheffield, UK.
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Studentships/ RA Vacancy / Summer School


International Centre for Lifecourse Studies in Society and Health - Vacancies

1. Research Associate vacancy:  ICLS is currently advertising for  a Research Associate in Lifecourse Epidemiology - Project: A picture of youth - inequalities in health from childhood to early adulthood  Closing date 1 May 2013. Please see the current employment opportunities at UCL (http://www.ucl.ac.uk/hr/jobs/) quoting the job reference number:  1321478

2. Summer School: Applications are invited for the 3rd  Summer School on Longitudinal and Life Course Research being held this year at Oxford University 2 – 6th September 2013. The applications closing date is  on Friday 14th April.   See http://www.sociology.ox.ac.uk/index.php/summer-school/summer-school-home.html

3. PhD Studentships x 4: ICLS is currently recruiting for graduate students to start in October 2013.
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New Competition for Students

Why is Sociology important today? That is the question the BSA are posing to 16 to 19 year olds in a new competition aimed at raising the profile of Sociology within schools.
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