SPRU - Science Policy Research Unit

Events

Weekly seminar listings


Behaviour, Energy, and Climate Change: An Emerging Field of Action-Oriented Scholarship

Sep
5
2014

Jubilee Building, Room G35
Friday 5 September
13:00 until 14:00
Margaret Taylor (LBNL & Stanford)

Margaret Taylor is a leading US academic in the area of energy and environmental policy, with a particular focus on innovation. She will be will be...


Public experiments: the science and art of scientific advice

Oct
1
2014

Professorial Lectures Series
Chowen lecture theatre, Brighton and Sussex Medical School (BSMS)
Wednesday 1 October
18:30 until 19:30
James Wilsdon - Professor of Science and Democracy

In 1964, Sir Solly Zuckerman was appointed the UK Government's first Chief Scientific Adviser. Today, scientific advice has never been more in demand.


Marie Jahoda Lecture 2014

Nov
24
2014

Marie Jahoda Lecture 2014
Ground floor lecture theatre, Jubilee Building
Monday 24 November
18:00 until 19:00
Professor Jeremy Farrar (Wellcome Trust)

This flagship lecture series was launched in 1997 to celebrate the outstanding contributions that Marie Jahoda made to SPRU.