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PS ONLINE

As a response to Covid-19 and our aim to stay connected with staff, students, and the wider public, we are delighted to launch PS ONLINE. Here, we will provide live and interactive events for students to meet their researchers and provide all those interested in a symposia related to the impact, policy, and politics of Covid-19.

PS ONLINE

Meet your researcher

meet your researcher

An opportunity for SPP students to meet one of our academics for an hour. In the first half you will hear about their research and its impact and the second half will be dedicated to Q&A.

Covid-19 symposia

covid symposium

A podcast with SPP and UCL academics alongside practitioners who will discuss the politics and policy of Covid-19. Available via all podcast platforms with the opportunity to submit questions.

Schedule

Date

Session

Title

Speaker

Audience

Platform

Thursday 30 April
11.00am (UK)

Meet your researcher

Rethinking radicalisation

Dr Julie Norman

SPP students

Zoom 

Thursday 07 May

Covid-19 symposia

How will Covid-19 change the way nations govern their economies and societies?

Professor Wendy Carlin, Dr Gabriella Conti, Professor Claudio Radaelli, Dr Mike Seiferling

Chair: Professor Jennifer Hudson

All

All podcast platforms

Thursday 14 May
11.00am (UK)

Meet your researcher

From social mobility to family values: my story

Professor Adam Swift

SPP students

Zoom 

Thursday 21 May

Covid-19 symposia

The morality of governing under Covid-19

Professor Richard Bellamy, Dr Avia Pasternak, Dr Makia Kimura 

Chair: Dr Alan Renwick

All

All podcast platforms

Thursday 28 May
11.00am (UK)

Meet your researcher

Free speech and fake news in the time of coronavirus

Dr Jeff Howard

SPP students

Zoom 

Tuesday 02 June
11:00am (UK)

Meet your researcherGetting best practice right: the management foundations of good governance in developing countries.Dr Christian SchusterSPP studentsZoom

Thursday 04 June

Covid-19 symposia

Domestic Repression and International Order: the Plight of Human Rights After Covid-19

Professor Kristin Bakke, Dr Melanie Garson, Dr Rod Abouharb, Dr Julie Norman.

Chair: Dr Colin Provost

All

All podcast platforms

Tuesday 09 June
11.00am (UK)

Meet your researcher

Human security and climate change

Dr Simon Chin-Yee

SPP students

Zoom 

Thursday 11 June
11.00am (UK)

Meet your researcher

Persuade and deter: non-violent repression in autocracies

Dr Katerina Tertytchnaya

SPP students

Zoom 

Thursday 18 June

Covid-19 symposia

Democracy under Covid-19

TBC

All

All podcast platforms

Thursday 25 June
11.00am (UK)

Meet your researcher

Chinese representations of the EU

Dr Richard McMahon

SPP students

Zoom 

The PS ONLINE brochure

For further details on each section, please click on the session links or on the buttons above where you will find an overview, information about the speaker, registration links where appropriate. You will also find where to access the footage if you wish to catch up on the session once it has taken place.

If you have any questions about PS ONLINE, please contact Abi