IOE - Faculty of Education and Society


Nurturing an inclusive, supportive research culture and environment in Japanese/ UK universities

07 June 2024, 10:30 am–11:30 am

Students sitting in UCL South Cloisters. Image: UCL Digtal Media

Join this event to hear speakers talk about creating a cross-cultural, cross-institutional network to develop an understanding of, and share best practice on nurturing inclusive and supportive research cultures – part of a joint project with Tohoku University and UCL IOE.

This event is free.

Event Information

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Catherine Fox

This seminar presents initial findings from the joint project, followed by presentations from and discussion with:

  • Professor Masahiro Yamaguchi (Tohoku University)
  • Dr Frances Morton (UKRI ESRC)
  • Emma Todd (UCL)
  • Mary Assad (UCL)
  • Professor Kazuko Suematsu (Tohoku University)
  • Professor Lynn Ang (UCL)
  • Claire Callender (Chair, UCL)

Attendees will explore their understanding of 'what works’ in tackling research culture challenges – a crucial topic for all universities and higher education institutions in today’s international research landscape. This will be followed by a Q&A.

This online event will be particularly useful for researchers, professional services staff and senior leaders, and university and research institution management.

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