Sociologists @ Monash Research Network

SatMThe Sociologists @ Monash Research Network links sociologists across Schools, Faculties and Campuses at Monash University.

 

For further information or to join the network please contact Dr Helen Forbes-Mewett, email: helen.forbesmewett@monash.edu

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2017 Seminar Series


Title: My own business, not my children’s: Negotiating funeral rites and the mobility juncture among Chinese immigrants in Melbourne
Presenters: A/Prof Gil-Soo Han, Dr Helen Forbes-Mewett and Dr Wilfred Wang

Thursday 12 October 2017, 1:00 – 2:00 pm
Building 20 (Menzies), Room N402 ,Clayton

The session will be chaired by A/Prof Dharma Arunachalam.
Co-hosted by the Population, Migration and Social Inclusion focus program.

Download the flyer for this seminar… (pdf)


Action Competence – a learning outcome or an unattainable educational desire?

Monday 20 February 2017, 12:00 – 1.00 pm
Building 20 (Menzies), Room N402 CLAYTON

Professor Venka Simovska, Danish School of Education
Aarhus University, Copenhagen, Denmark

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


2016 Seminar Series


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

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

RSVP: helen.forbesmewett@monash.edu

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


Transnational migration and the involuntary return of undocumented migrants across the Thai-Cambodia border

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.

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


The problems and possibilities of developing adversity capital in young people

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

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


2015 Seminar Series


Thursday 24 September, 12-1pm
Transitioning to sustainable societies