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Art History

Undergraduate webinars

 Webinar dates  Webinar times Speaker   Topic Webinar links
 23 April 2020  11.00am BST Dr Matt Lodder Tattoos, Brillo Boxes and a Glass of Water on a Shelf: Looking at Art Objects in Museums and the World
 https://vimeo.com/411350739
 7 May 2020  3.00pm BST Dr Diana Bullen Presciutti Picturing Social Problems in Renaissance Italy  https://vimeo.com/417239626
 11 May 2020  2.00pm BST  Dr Paola Di Giuseppantonio Di Franco Colonialism and digital restitution of artefacts  https://vimeo.com/424035904
 20 May 2020  11.00am BST  Dr Natasha Ruiz-Gomez Edouard Manet and Modern Identity  https://vimeo.com/424036733
 28 May 2020  3.00pm BST  Dr Michael Tymkiw Nazi exhibition design and modernism Webinar recording coming soon!

Postgraduate webinars

Webinar dates  Webinar times   Speaker  Topic Webinar links 
 28 April 2020  3.00pm BST Dr Lisa Blackmore Environmental Art in the Essex Collection of Art from Latin America (ESCALA) https://vimeo.com/413499182
 14 May 2020  10.00am BST Dr Gavin Grindon Protest Art https://vimeo.com/420224843
 20 May 2020  2.00pm BST  Dr Matt Lodder Tattoo Art and Japonism in Victorian London  https://vimeo.com/424056804
 28 May 2020  11.00am BST Dr Natasha Ruiz-Gomez Rodin Draws the Body with Pencil and Scissors'  Webinar recording coming soon!

Computer Science and Electronic Engineering 

Undergraduate webinars

Webinar dates  Webinar times Speaker  Topic  Webinar links 
 24 April 2020  3.00pm BST  Dr Adrian Clark / Dr Jon Chamberlain  Virtual worlds  Webinar recording coming soon!
 30 April 2020  2.00pm BST  Dr Jichun Li / Dr Ali Kafash Hoshiar Mechatronics - A future trend of Engineering  https://vimeo.com/417227524
 5 May 2020  2.00pm BST  Dr Vito De Feo  Artificial Intelligence applied to Mental and Brain Health  Webinar recording coming soon!
 14 May 2020  2.00pm BST  Dr Vishwanathan Mohan  Robotics: A new and modern specialism in Engineering  https://vimeo.com/425123098
 20 May 2020  2.00pm BST  Professor John Gan / Dr Haider Raza  AI at Essex  https://vimeo.com/424819968
 27 May 2020  2.00pm BST  Dr Martin Reed  Computer networks and security at Essex and principles of ethical hacking  https://vimeo.com/424009356

Postgraduate webinars

 Webinar dates Webinar times   Speaker  Topic Webinar links
 24 April 2020  2.00pm BST  Dr Xinruo Zhang  Machine Learning for Wireless Comms https://vimeo.com/414015111
 1 May 2020  2.00pm BST  Professor Francisco Sepulveda  Machine Intelligence and Brain Interfaces / 21st century electronics - the quantum age!  https://vimeo.com/415214740
 7 May 2020  3.00pm BST  Professor Huosheng Hu / Professor Dongbing Gu  Robotics at Essex  https://vimeo.com/425123098
 15 May 2020  11.00am BST  Dr Maria Kyropoulou  Multi agent AI/Algorithmic Game Theory  https://vimeo.com/423299898
18 May 2020  12.00pm BST  Professor Reinhold Scherer  Neural Engineering and BCI  https://vimeo.com/425064715
 26 May 2020  10.00am BST  Dr Zilong Liu  Ubiquitous Wireless Access with 5G networks and Beyond  https://vimeo.com/423963501

Webinar hosted by our South East Asia Team

 Webinar date  Webinar time Topic  Webinar zoom link 
 8 May 2020  11.00am BST  Route to a well rewarding job Webinar recording coming soon!

Economics

Undergraduate webinars

 

 Webinar date  Webinar time Speaker   Topic  Webinar links
 22 April 2020  2.00pm BST  Professor Gianluigi Vernasca Behavioural Economics https://vimeo.com/413923137
 28 April 2020  2.00pm BST  Dr Ben Etheridge Economic Inequality https://vimeo.com/413960269
 7 May 2020  4.00pm BST  Dr Alexander Clymo Macroeconomics  https://vimeo.com/417121645
 13 May 2020  4.00pm BST  Dr Miguel Gavilan Rubio Macro Policy in the Eurozone https://vimeo.com/418026826
 20 May 2020  11.00am BST  Professor Katharine Rockett The Strategic Behaviour of Firms https://vimeo.com/420629570
 27 May 2020  1.00pm BST  Dr Michel Serafinelli Rural Areas, Agro-Food and COVID-19 Impact on Supply Chains
 https://vimeo.com/423536681

Postgraduate webinars

 Webinar date  Webinar time Speaker   Topic  Webinar link
 23 April 2020  2.00pm BST Professor Gianluigi Vernasca Behavioural Economics https://vimeo.com/413923137
 29 April 2020  2.00pm BST Dr Ben Etheridge Economic Inequality https://vimeo.com/413960269
 7 May 2020  3.00pm BST Dr Alexander Clymo Macroeconomics  https://vimeo.com/417118844
 13 May 2020  11.30am BST Dr Miguel Gavilan Rubio Macro Policy in the Eurozone https://vimeo.com/418034585
 20 May 2020  11.30am BST Professor Katharine Rockett The Strategic Behaviour of Firms https://vimeo.com/420631924  
 28 May 2020  1.00pm BST Dr Michel Serafinelli Rural Areas, Agro-Food and COVID-19 Impact on Supply Chains https://vimeo.com/423929277

Edge Hotel School

Undergraduate webinars

Webinar dates Webinar times  Speaker   Topic Webinar link
 29 April 2020  3.00pm BST  Jennifer Kaye Exploring the Hospitality Industry  https://vimeo.com/413184764
 6 May 2020  3.00pm BST  Dimitri Lera Food and Beverage Management  https://vimeo.com/415864772
 13 May 2020  3.00pm BST  Dr Quynh Nguyen Marketing’s Role in Hospitality and Events  https://vimeo.com/418901577
 20 May 2020  3.00pm BST  Philip Berners The Events Industry  https://vimeo.com/420996583
 3 June 2020  3.00pm BST  Adrian Martin  Improving Profitability in Hotels, Events and Restaurants  https://essex-university.zoom.us/j/99267417579

Essex Business School

Postgraduate webinars

Webinar dates  Webinar times  Topic  Webinar links
26 May 2020   9.30-10.30am BST  FinTech Masters degrees at the University of Essex  https://essex-university.zoom.us/webinar/register/2215894821736/WN_yoSfFlVnSmmV7OpvpT27MA
 27 May 2020  10.00-11.00am BST  MSc Management degrees at Essex Business School  https://essex-university.zoom.us/webinar/register/6015894476435/WN_ZIEjnP7BQseS7PXdrFtVFg
 2 June 2020  10.00-11.00am BST  MSc Marketing and Brand Management at Essex Business School  https://essex-university.zoom.us/webinar/register/2715894669411/WN_IOIbVePcTVeemajluF9q7Q
 5 June 2020  10.30-11.30am BST  MSc Human Resource Management at Essex Business School  https://essex-university.zoom.us/webinar/register/3715894677499/WN_E7w4EyG-S1Sxj2JiCbWbCg

Watch back subject webinar recordings

 Subject   Level  Links
Management Science and Entrepreneurship Postgraduate Taught  MSc International Logistics and Supply Chain Management, MSc Global Project Management and MSc Business Analytics at Essex Business School
Management Science and Entrepreneurship Postgraduate Taught  MSc International Business and Entrepreneurship and the MBM Master of Business Management at Essex Business School
 Accounting and Finance  Undergraduate and Postgraduate Taught  Accounting and Finance at Essex Business School
 Management and Marketing  Undergraduate and Postgraduate Taught  Management and Marketing at Essex Business School
 MBA  Postgraduate Taught  The Essex MBA at Essex Business School
Management Science and Entrepreneurship
 Undergraduate  Southend Campus courses at Essex Business School
Management and Marketing  Undergraduate  Management and Marketing at Essex Business School
Accounting  Undergraduate  Accounting at Essex Business School
Management and Marketing  Postgraduate Taught  Management and Marketing at Essex Business School

Government

Undergraduate webinars

 Webinar dates  Webinar times Speaker   Topic Webinar link
 27 April 2020  11.00am BST Professor Paul Whiteley What is 'the state' and why do we need it?  https://vimeo.com/414674690
 4 May 2020  11.00am BST Dr Brian Phillips The terrorism-crime link  https://vimeo.com/414759634
 11 May 2020  11.00am BST  Dr Ryan Bakker Election 2020: The role of the Electoral College  https://vimeo.com/417198929
 18 May 2020  11.00am BST  Dr Mollie Gerver  Understanding Public Responses to COVID-19  https://vimeo.com/419876491
 26 May 2020  11.00am BST  Dr Florian Kern Researching what works in international development  https://vimeo.com/422786538
 1 June 2020  11.00am BST Ask a Government Student  https://essex-university.zoom.us/j/92839108499

Postgraduate webinars

 Webinar dates  Webinar times Speaker   Topic Webinar links
 1 May 2020  11.00am BST  Dr Sara Polo Does migration really bring terrorism?  https://vimeo.com/414717191
 7 May 2020  11.00am BST  Dr Sarah Shair-Rosenfield Gender in Asian politics  https://vimeo.com/417113115
 15 May 2020  11.00am BST  Professor Jason Glynos Research and Teaching in Political Theory & Discourse https://vimeo.com/418845009
 22 May 2020  11.00am BST  Dr Reed Wood Why rebel groups recruit women for war  https://vimeo.com/422737176
 29 May 2020  11.00am BST  Professor Robert Johns A post-truth public?  https://vimeo.com/423982318
 5 June 2020  11.00am BST  Dr Akitaka Matsuo Data Science Meets Political Science: Using Big Data to Track International Rivalries  https://essex-university.zoom.us/j/96994607167

History

Undergraduate webinars

 Webinar dates  Webinar times  Speaker  Topic Webinar links
 30 April 2020  12.00pm BST  Professor Lucy Noakes Bearing Witness’: Social History and everyday life in times of crisis https://vimeo.com/424052378
 4 May 2020 12.00pm BST  Professor Peter Gurney Hidden Histories of British Communism  Webinar recording coming soon!
 13 May 2020  12.00pm BST  Dr Amanda Flather  Gender in early Modern England  https://vimeo.com/424738623
 21 May 2020  1.00pm BST  Dr Alix Green  How can history help us deal with a present day crisis  https://vimeo.com/424742738
 3 June 2020  3.00pm BST  Professor Alison Rowlands  Witch-trials and their causes in early modern Europe  https://essex-university.zoom.us/j/99889876876

Postgraduate webinars

 Webinar dates  Webinar times Speaker  Topic  Webinar links
 1 May 2020  10.00am BST  Dr Sean Kelley Studying Atlantic Slavery and the African Diaspora at Essex  Webinar recording coming soon!
 5 May 2020  3.00pm BST  Dr Lisa Smith  Preparing for the Plague in 1720.  https://vimeo.com/424754993
 14 May 2020  12.00pm BST  Professor Matthias Röhrig Assunção  Capoeira. The history of an Afro-Brazilian martial art Webinar recording coming soon!
 19 May 2020  11.00am BST  Professor Lucy Noakes  Mass Observation and everyday life in WW2 Britain  Webinar recording coming soon!
 29 May 2020  1.00pm BST  Dr Alix Green  How can history help us deal with a present-day crisis?   Webinar recording coming soon!

Interdisciplinary Studies

Undergraduate webinars

 Webinar dates Webinar times   Speaker  Topic Webinar zoom links
 24 April 2020  2.00pm BST  Dr Paola Di Giuseppantonio Di Franco Navigating the Digital World in the Time of Coronavirus Webinar recording coming soon!
 28 April 2020  2.00pm BST  Dr Lisa Blackmore How a Venezuelan Mall became a Political Prison Webinar recording coming soon!
 5 May 2020  2.00pm BST  Dr Matt Lodder  Colonised Bodies: US Colonialism in Puerto Rico  Webinar recording coming soon!
 11 May 2020  2.00pm BST  Dr Caspar Pearson  Picturing Europe, from Banksy to Brexit Webinar recording coming soon!
 18 May 2020  2.00pm BST  Dr Matthew Burch  Foucault on Risk as an Instrument of Power  https://essex-university.zoom.us/j/94318005979

Postgraduate webinars

 Webinar dates  Webinar times Speaker   Topic Webinar links
 24 April 2020  3.00pm BST  Dr Paola Di Giuseppantonio Di Franco Communicating Community Resilience in the Context of "Natural Disasters". Webinar recording coming soon!
 28 April 2020  3.00pm BST  Dr Lisa Blackmore Environmental Art in the Essex Collection of Art from Latin America (ESCALA) https://vimeo.com/413499182

Journalism

Undergraduate webinars

 Webinar dates  Webinar times  Speaker  Topic  Webinar links
 18 May 2020  10.30am BST  Tim Fenton  Journalism at Essex  https://vimeo.com/424728419
 28 May 2020  2.30pm BST  Tim Fenton  Journalism at Essex  https://vimeo.com/424728419

Language and Linguistics

Undergraduate webinars

 Webinar dates  Webinar times  Speaker  Topic Webinar links 
 23 April 2020  2.00pm BST  Professor Monika Schmid Introduction to Language and Linguistics at Essex https://vimeo.com/414298481
 30 April 2020  2.00pm  BST  Dr Hannah Gibson Discovering linguistic diversity  https://vimeo.com/413964153
 14 May 2020  3.00pm BST  Dr Faith Chiu Sounds in Language: misheard lyrics, accents and Pokemon https://vimeo.com/418798849
 28 May 2020  2.00pm BST  Teresa Torres Spanish at University - Taster  https://vimeo.com/423935684

Postgraduate webinars

 Webinar dates  Webinar times  Speaker  Topic Webinar links 
 23 April 2020  2.30pm BST  Professor Monika Schmid Introduction to Language and Linguistics at Essex https://vimeo.com/414298481
 30 April 2020  2.30pm BST  Dr Claire Delle Luche  I got rhythm https://vimeo.com/413968916
 7 May 2020  2.30pm BST  Professor Monika Schmid Language analysis for the determination of origin (LADO) https://vimeo.com/417114952
 14 May 2020  2.30pm BST  Dr Christina Gkonou  TESOL https://vimeo.com/418800996
 21 May 2020  3.00pm BST  Dr Tracey Costley  Teaching Practice  https://vimeo.com/422734509
 28 May 2020  3.00pm BST  Dr Adela Ganem Gutierrez Our MA Applied Linguistics  https://vimeo.com/423963895

Law and Human Rights

Undergraduate webinars

 Webinar dates  Webinar times Speaker   Topic  Webinar links 
 23 April 2020  2.00pm BST  Lee Hansen Essex Law Clinic https://vimeo.com/417200431
 30 April 2020  2.00pm BST  Lee Hansen  Essex Law Clinic https://vimeo.com/417200431 
 7 May 2020  2.00pm BST  Lee Hansen  Essex Law Clinic  https://vimeo.com/417200431 

Postgraduate webinars

 Webinar dates  Webinar times  Speaker  Topic  Webinar links
 20 April 2020  12.00pm BST  Dr Marios Koutsias Comparative Corporate Governance https://vimeo.com/413169453
 29 April 2020  12.00pm BST  Dr Tuba Turan The Prohibition on the Use of Force in International Law Webinar recording coming soon!
 4 May 2020  12.00pm BST  Dr Marios Koutsias  Comparative Corporate Governance  Webinar recording coming soon!
 11 May 2020  2.00pm BST  Dr Patricia Palacios Zuloaga  Human Rights Centre Clinic Webinar recording coming soon!
 18 May 2020  12.00pm BST   Dr Marios Koutsias  Comparative Corporate Governance  https://essex-university.zoom.us/j/97503449498
 27 May 2020  12.00pm BST  Dr Tuba Turan  The Prohibition on the Use of Force in International Law  https://essex-university.zoom.us/j/94830824958

Life Sciences

Undergraduate webinars

 Webinar date  Webinar time  Speaker  Topic Webinar link
 22 April 2020  3.00pm BST  Dr Filippo Prischi Switching off Cancer Cells! What structural biology and biochemistry can tell us about cancer  https://vimeo.com/411019344
 28 April 2020  2.00pm BST  Dr Michelle Taylor Deep Sea: The Real Final Frontier  https://vimeo.com/424756223
 4 May 2020  3.00pm BST  Dr Patrick Varga Weisz The bugs in us: our friends and foes  Webinar recording coming soon!
 14 May 2020  3.00pm BST  Dr Ulrike Bechtold Biotechnology and Climate Change https://vimeo.com/424766464
 18 May 2020  3.00pm BST  Dr Greg Brooke Cancer: A slippery fish  Webinar recording coming soon!
 26 May 2020  3.00pm BST  Professor Terence McGenity The Limits of Life on Earth and Beyond  https://vimeo.com/424794021

Postgraduate webinars

 Webinar date  Webinar time Speaker   Topic Webinar link
 23 April 2020  3.00pm BST  Dr Ulrike Bechtold Plant biotechnology in climate change Webinar recording coming soon!
 29 April 2020  11.00am BST  Alessia Bani Coral reef in a bottle: eDNA for biomonitoring https://vimeo.com/413643434
 6 May 2020  3.00pm BST  Dr Patrick Varga Weisz Listening in the Microbiome-Host Crosstalk https://vimeo.com/415901789
 11 May 2020  3.00pm BST  Dr Efstathios Giotis SARS-CoV-2: Anatomy of a killer https://vimeo.com/424807251
 19 May 2020  3.00pm BST  Dr Filippo Prischi Drug repurposing strategies for COVID-19  Webinar recording coming soon!
 28 May 2020  3.00pm BST  Dr Greg Brooke Cancer: A slippery fish https://vimeo.com/425182686

Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies

Undergraduate webinars

Webinar dates  Webinar times  Speaker  Topic  Webinar links
 4 June 2020  2.00pm BST  Dr Owen Robinson  Studying Literature at the University of Essex https://essex-university.zoom.us/j/93613608612
 11 June 2020  2.00pm BST  Dr Sarah Smyth  Film Studies: What’s Television got to do with it? https://essex-university.zoom.us/j/91691595080
 19 June 2020  4.00pm BST Dr Liam Jarvis  Contemporary Performance: An Introduction to the Centre for Theatre Research  https://essex-university.zoom.us/j/92679139202
 22 June 2020  2.00pm BST  Dr James Canton  New Nature Writing  https://essex-university.zoom.us/j/92159448011

Mathematical Sciences

Undergraduate webinars

 Webinar dates  Webinar times Speaker   Topic  Webinar links
 24 April 2020  4.00pm BST Dr Stella Hadjiantoni Data Science: How does data science affect industries? Is it the next big thing? https://vimeo.com/424088289
 30 April 2020  12.00pm BST Dr Chris Antonopoulos Understanding the brain: How maths can help https://vimeo.com/417524249
 7 May 2020  11.00am BST  Dr Spyridon Vrontos  Actuarial Science and the Actuarial Profession  Webinar recording coming soon!
 15 May 2020  1.00pm BST  Dr Alastair Litterick  Group Theory: Beyond the Quadratic Equation  https://vimeo.com/423360706
 18 May 2020  2.00pm BST  Dr Dmitry Savostyanov Numerical Methods and Mathematical Modelling for Sciences https://vimeo.com/425166350
 26 May 2020  11.00am BST  Dr Mario Gutierrez-Roig  The difference between Data Science, Big Data and Data Analytics  Webinar recording coming soon!

Postgraduate webinars

 Webinar dates  Webinar times  Speaker  Topic Webinar links
 24 April 2020  4.00pm BST  Dr Stella Hadjiantoni Data Science: How does data science affect industries? Is it the next big thing?
 https://vimeo.com/424088289
 30 April 2020  12.00pm BST  Dr Chris Antonopoulos Understanding the brain: How can maths help?  Webinar recording coming soon!
 7 May 2020  2.00pm BST  Dr Jackie Wong Siaw Tze  Actuarial Science and the Actuarial Profession  Webinar recording coming soon!
 11 May 2020  9.00am BST  Dr Hongsheng Dai  Introduction to MSc Statistics at Essex  Webinar recording coming soon!
 18 May 2020  2.00pm BST  Dr Dmitry Savostyanov Numerical Methods and Mathematical Modelling for Sciences https://vimeo.com/425166350
 26 May 2020  11.00am BST  Dr Mario Gutierrez-Roig  The difference between Data Science, Big Data and Data Analytics  Webinar recording coming soon!

Nursing

Adult Nursing Undergraduate webinars

 Webinar dates  Webinar times Speaker   Topic  Webinar links
 13 May 2020  2.00pm BST  Timothy Goodchild and  Kathryn Burke  Nursing in the current climate Webinar recording coming soon!
 19 May 2020  2.00pm BST  Vanessa Woodcock-Dennis  Compassion in Nursing  https://vimeo.com/423925293

Mental Health Nursing Undergraduate webinars

Webinar dates  Webinar times  Speaker  Topic  Webinar links
 18 May 2020  1.00pm BST Steve Wood and 
Sally Barbrook
 Mental Health Nursing  Webinar recording coming soon!
 1 June 2020   11.00am BST  Sally Barbrook and   Teresa Wagstaffe  An overview of clinical practice placements : what to expect  https://vimeo.com/425175053
 3 June 2020  1.30pm BST Kelvin Ncube and  Edward Holt
 Mental Health Nursing  https://essex-university.zoom.us/j/95209054055

Occupational Therapy

Webinars for both undergraduates and postgraduates

 Webinar dates  Webinar times Speaker   Topic  Webinar links
 6 May 2020  2.00pm BST Dr Lindsey NichollsSelena Hammond and  Susan Collins  Essex OT and current topics  Webinar recording coming soon!
 15 May 2020  10.00am BST  Susan Collins and  Sarah Croot  Essex OT and current topics Webinar recording coming soon!
 22 May 2020  10.00am BST  Susan CollinsSelena Hammond and  Sarah Croot  Essex OT and current topics  https://essex-university.zoom.us/j/95607125931

Philosophy

Undergraduate webinars

 Webinar dates  Webinar times  Speaker  Topic Webinar  link
 22 April 2020  2.00pm BST  Dr Matthew Burch A Puzzle about the True Self https://vimeo.com/413156076
 6 May 2020  2.00pm BST  Dr Joerg Schaub  Why do we care what other people think about us (and why is that so dangerous)? https://vimeo.com/423608363
 21 May 2020  12.00pm BST  Professor Timo Jütten  The Moral Limits of Markets  https://vimeo.com/424063092
 28 May 2020  2.00pm BST  Dr Joerg Schaub  The Ethics of Genetically Enhancing Future Generations  Webinar recording coming soon!

Postgraduate webinars

Webinar dates  Webinar times  Speaker  Topic Webinar link
 6 May 2020  2.00pm BST  Dr Daniel Watts The Experience of Freedom  https://vimeo.com/415872916
 21 May 2020  3.00pm BST  Dr Fiona Hughes  Kant  https://vimeo.com/424068793
 29 May 2020  2.00pm BST  Professor Beatrice Han-Pile  Is hope a virtue?  https://vimeo.com/424073394

Psychology

Undergraduate webinars

 Webinar dates  Webinar times Speaker   Topic Webinar links
 27 April 2020  10.30am BST  Dr Eva Gutierrez  How Does Reading Work in the Brain? https://vimeo.com/425089130
5 May 2020  1.30pm BST  Dr Vanessa Loaiza Memory Myths and Tricks
 https://vimeo.com/424839776
 11 May 2020  10.30am BST  Dr Elia Valentini How Neuroscientists Explore the Mind and Brain: An EEG Primer  https://vimeo.com/423383268
 20 May 2020  10.30am BST  Dr Veronica Lamarche  Predicting Attraction in Romantic Relationships  https://vimeo.com/423623539
 27 May 2020  2.00pm BST  Dr Loes Van Dam  Visual Illusions: What You See is Not Always What You Get…  https://vimeo.com/423600163
 3 June 2020  11.00am BST  Dr Geoff Cole  Joint Action and Cognition  Webinar recording coming soon!

Postgraduate webinars

 Webinar dates  Webinar times  Speaker  Topic Webinar links
 27 April 2020  11.30am BST  Dr Eva Gutierrez  How Does Reading Work in the Brain?  https://vimeo.com/425089130
 5 May 2020  2.30pm BST  Dr Vanessa Loaiza Memory Myths and Tricks
https://vimeo.com/424839776
 11 May 2020  11.30am BST  Dr Elia Valentini How Neuroscientists Explore the Mind and Brain: An EEG Primer Webinar recording coming soon!
 21 May 2020  10.30am BST  Dr Veronica Lamarche  Predicting Attraction in Romantic Relationships  Webinar recording coming soon!
 27 May 2020  3.00pm BST  Dr Loes Van Dam  Visual Illusions: What You See is Not Always What You Get…  Webinar recording coming soon!
 3 June 2020  12.00pm BST  Dr Geoff Cole  Joint Action and Cognition  Webinar recording coming soon!

Psychosocial and Psychoanalytic Studies

Undergraduate webinars

 Webinar dates  Webinar times Speaker   Topic  Webinar links
 23 April 2020  11.00am BST  Jessica Clark  Why are we scared of the evil child? Children and horror  https://vimeo.com/413939347
 8 May 2020  12.00pm BST  Arianna Pulsoni  The social baby: from social networks to infant observation.  https://vimeo.com/417126909
 15 May 2020  4.00pm BST  Professor Matt Ffytche  Ambivalent worlds: Harry Potter, His Dark Materials and the secrets of love and hate  https://vimeo.com/419823101
 20 May 2020  2.00pm BST  Chris Tanner  How to support people at work: How to be a workplace coach   https://vimeo.com/420674815

Postgraduate webinars

 Webinar dates  Webinar times Speaker   Topic  Webinar links
 24 April 2020  2.00pm BST  Dr Chris Nicholson The monster that is me: Psychoanalysis and the Split Self in ‘The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde’  https://vimeo.com/413952719
 29 April 2020  4.00pm BST  Professor Roderick Main  C. G. Jung’s uses of myth  https://vimeo.com/413956440
 6 May 2020  3.30pm BST  Susan Kegerreis  Late or early? Our relationship with time and what this says about us https://vimeo.com/415893516
 18 May 2020  3.00pm BST  Dr Leonardo Niro Nascimento  Why we love selfies?  https://vimeo.com/420199417
 26 May 2020  11.00am BST  Dr Poul Rohleder  Superhumans and non-humans: Our trouble with disabled bodies  https://vimeo.com/422789754

Social Work

Webinars for both undergraduates and postgraduates

 Webinar dates  Webinar times Speaker   Topic Webinar links
 24 April 2020  10.00am BST  Gert Scheepers  Support for students during studies  Webinar recording coming soon!
 1 May 2020  10.00am BST  Gert Scheepers  Skills development and Practice Placement  Webinar recording coming soon!
 4 May 2020  1.00pm BST  Dr Aaron Wyllie  A life course approach to social work practice  Webinar recording coming soon!
 12 May 2020  11.00am BST  Dr Aaron Wyllie  The place of ‘old’ theory for modern social work practice https://vimeo.com/425195756
 18 May 2020  11.30am BST  Stephen Jordan  Communication and social work  Webinar recording coming soon!
 26 May 2020  2.00pm BST  Stephen Jordan  A brief history of social work  Webinar recording coming soon!

Postgraduate webinars

 Webinar dates  Webinar times  Speaker  Topic  Webinar links
 4 May 2020  11.30am BST  Caroline Bald  A Masters in Social Work: applying your Degree  Webinar recording coming soon!
 18 May 2020  1.00pm BST  Caroline Bald  A Masters in Social Work: applying your Degree.  https://essex-university.zoom.us/j/97056084203

Sociology and Criminology

Undergraduate webinars

 Webinar dates  Webinar times  Speaker  Topic Webinar link
 20 April 2020  12.00pm BST  Dr Carlos Gigoux Gramegna COVID-19: A Sociological Analysis  https://vimeo.com/417218362
 29 April 2020 2.00pm BST  Dr Carlos Gigoux Gramegna Class and Social Mobility in the UK  https://vimeo.com/414678888
 4 May 2020  12.00pm BST  Dr Carlos Gigoux Gramegna Security, Surveillance and Rights  https://vimeo.com/414764148
 11 May 2020  12.00pm BST  Dr Carlos Gigoux Gramegna COVID-19: A Sociological Analysis  https://vimeo.com/417218362
 18 May 2020  12.00pm BST  Dr Carlos Gigoux Gramegna Environmental Crime  https://vimeo.com/419900479
 26 May 2020  12.00pm BST  Dr Carlos Gigoux Gramegna Gender and Migration  https://vimeo.com/422792648

 1 June 2020  12.00pm BST  Dr Carlos Gigoux Gramegna  Studying Sociology and Criminology at the University of Essex   https://essex-university.zoom.us/j/96231611365

Postgraduate webinars

 Webinar dates  Webinar times Speaker   Topic Webinar link
 4 May 2020  12.00pm BST  Dr Carlos Gigoux Gramegna Introduction to postgraduate Sociology/Criminology at Essex  https://vimeo.com/414767848
 11 May 2020  2.00pm BST  Dr Carlos Gigoux Gramegna Sociology: The Impact of COVID-19 on Vulnerable Migrants https://vimeo.com/417538999

Speech and Language Therapy

Undergraduate webinars

 Webinar dates  Webinars time  Speaker  Topics  Webinar link
 21 April 2020  12.00pm BST  Annabel Kay  Practice placements in Speech and Language Therapy https://vimeo.com/424074790
 13 May 2020  12.00pm BST  Daniel Underdown  Lectures, learning, and life-long skills  Webinar recording coming soon!
 22 May 2020  12.00pm BST  Daniel Underdown  Module market  Webinar recording coming soon!
 27 May 2020  11.00pm BST  Maria Miranda Rivera  Preparing for your course: Key reading and upcoming topics  https://vimeo.com/425154953

Postgraduate webinars

 Webinar dates  Webinar times  Speaker  Topic Webinar links 
 21 April 2020  1.00pm BST  Annabel Kay Practice placements in Speech and Language Therapy  Webinar recording coming soon!
 13 May 2020  1.00pm BST  Daniel Underdown Lectures, learning, and life-long skills  Webinar recording coming soon!
 22 May 2020  1.00pm BST  Daniel Underdown Module market  https://essex-university.zoom.us/j/96902158143
 27 May 2020  12.00pm BST  Maria Miranda Rivera Preparing for your course: Key reading and upcoming topics  https://essex-university.zoom.us/j/94223799438

Sport, Rehabilitation and Exercise Sciences

Undergraduate webinars

 Webinar dates  Webinar times Speaker   Topic  Webinar links
 24 April 2020  11.00am BST  Dr Edward Hope Skill Acquisition in Sport  https://vimeo.com/424128233
 1 May 2020  10.00am BST  Kelly Murray Human Performance Unit - Sports Science: Real World Application Webinar recording coming soon!
 14 May 2020  2.00pm BST  Dr Valerie Gladwell and Dr James Pethick Anatomy and Physiology Webinar recording coming soon!
 26 May 2020  11.00am BST  Tracy Lewis  Working in Sport: Considerations, Challenges and Personal Development Webinar recording coming soon!

Postgraduate webinars

 Webinar dates  Webinar times Speaker   Topic Webinar links
 1 May 2020  10.00am BST  Kelly Murray Human Performance Unit - Sports Science: Real World Application https://vimeo.com/415159265
 4 May 2020  11.00am BST  Dr Benjamin Jones Competitive Engineering

https://vimeo.com/415243478
 20 May 2020  11.00am BST  Dr Sally Waterworth  Personalising Nutrition  https://essex-university.zoom.us/j/98376821548

Webinar hosted by our South East Asia Team

 Webinar date  Webinar time  Topic  Webinar link
 13 May 2020  11.00am BST  Bridging the Gap between Sports and Science at Univesity of Essex  Webinar recording coming soon!

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