Gender, Culture & Society PhD Forum

Gender, Culture & Society PhD Forum

The next meeting of the Gender, Culture & Society PhD Forum will take place on next Wednesday 19th October 10am-12 in the POD (Ground Floor, Foundation Building). All PhD students working in the areas of gender, culture and/or society are welcome to attend.
 
Visiting Prof. Mary Lou Rasmussen, School of Sociology, The Australian National University will lead the session and offer feedback on our research projects. Please be prepared to briefly explain your research project, and have one or two questions or points you'd like to discuss with her and the group. Eg. research questions, methodology, theoretical framework etc. 
 
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.