Conducting internationally significant research means our lecturers always have their fingers on the pulse and academics at Essex are at the forefront of the latest research findings and emerging trends.
It’s a privilege to have leading global thinkers at our University and through this lecture series we are keen to share our very best research, to exchange ideas and inspire you. Our new professors will offer enlightening explanations on their own specialist subjects in areas such as law, sociology, politics, health and human sciences, psychology, philosophy, history, human rights, economics, mathematics and literature.
30 April 2018 The future of reparations for victims of mass atrocities Professor Clara Sandoval-Villalba, School of Law
14 May 2018 Populism, Dictatorship and Trump Professor Natasha Ezrow, Department of Government
29 May 2018 Of brains and pulses: conversations with the nervous system Professor Francisco Sepulveda, School of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering
11 June 2018 What's wrong with public opinion? Professor John Bartle, Department of Government