Gender, Culture & Society PhD Forum

Gender, Culture & Society PhD Forum

The first meeting of the semester of the Gender, Culture & Society PhD Forum will take place on Wednesday 28th September from 10am in the POD (Ground Floor, Foundation Building).

This first session will be an introductory one; to welcome new members and to plan the format of the next sessions and set dates. New members welcome!

The Forum is a space for postgraduate research students to engage in activities that support their research and establish links across disciplines and faculties. It has broad appeal and welcomes all PhD students who are researching topics related to any one of the themes gender, culture or society, or all of these themes as they intersect.

The forum is an important academic support network for postgraduate students and involves a range of activities to support postgraduate research including: an academic reading group, presenting work in progress, preparing for conference presentations and workshops on how to handle a viva.  As a peer-led forum that supports postgraduate work, it operates in a flexible manner to respond to the needs of members as they change from year to year.