Seminar Programme

2016 Seminars

Thursday 8 December, 12:00 – 1.00 pm
Building 20 (Menzies), Room N402 CLAYTON

Dr Heleen Janssen: Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law, Freiburg, Germany

Topic: Ethnic diversity, disorder and social capital in German and Australian neighborhoods

RSVP: helen.forbesmewett@monash.edu

See our flyer for further information, including an abstract and bio… (pdf)


Thursday 27 October, 12:00 – 1.00 pm
Building 20 (Menzies), Room N402 CLAYTON

Dr Robert Nurick: Executive director of the Migrating out of Poverty Research Programme at the University of Sussex. 

Topic: Transnational migration and the involuntary return of undocumented migrants across the Thai-Cambodia border
Please feel free to extend this invitation to your Honours and Postgraduate students.

See our flyer for further information, including an abstract and bio… (pdf)


Wednesday 12 October, 12:00 – 1.00 pm
Building 20 (Menzies), Room N402 CLAYTON

Assoc Prof Lucas Walsh: Associate Dean (Academic Staff) in the Faculty of Education

Topic: The problems and possibilities of developing adversity capital in young people
Please feel free to extend this invitation to your Honours and Postgraduate students.

See our flyer for further information, including an abstract and bio… (pdf)


Thursday 28 July, 12:00 – 1.00 pm
Building 20 (Menzies), Room N402 CLAYTON

Ms Mathin Biswas, PhD Candidate
Dr Helen Forbes-Mewett, Senior Lecturer, School of Social Sciences

Topic: Personal stories from regional Australia: The Latrobe Valley & the Liverpool Plains
Please feel free to extend this invitation to your Honours and Postgraduate students.

See our flyer for further information, including an abstract and bio… (pdf)


Thursday 7 April 2016, 1:00 – 2:00pm
Building 20 (Menzies) Level 3, Room N302, CLAYTON

Professor Marc Szydlik
Topic: Adult children and parents: Intergenerational cohesion in an international perspective.
Please feel free to extend this invitation to your Honours and Postgraduate students.

See our flyer for further infomration, including an abstract and bio… (pdf)


Thursday 17 March 2016, 12:00 – 1:00pm
Room N602, 20 Chancellors Walk (Menzies) Clayton Campus

Dr Signe Ravn
Topic: Troubled transitions? Risk-taking, transition narratives and imagined futures.
Please feel free to extend this invitation to your Honours and Postgraduate students.

The attached flyer provides further information including an abstract and bio…

Further seminars announced soon.