Faculty of Social & Historical Sciences


Inaugural Lecture series 2019/20 - Spring term

4 December 2019

Our inaugural lecture series continues throughout the Spring term - join some of our new professors as they discuss their research.

Inaugural Lecture series 2019/20 - Autumn term

Our Inaugural Lectures provide an opportunity to recognise and celebrate the achievements of our professors who are undertaking research and scholarship of international significance.

The lecture series offers an insight into the strength and vitality of the arts, humanities and social sciences at UCL, and is jointly hosted by UCL's Faculty of Arts & Humanities and Faculty of Social & Historical Sciences.

Take a look at the full programme below and register your place on our Inaugural Lectures Eventbrite page.

Wednesday 15 January 2020 The Power of Maps
James Cheshire, Professor of Geographic Information and Cartography, Department of Geography

Tuesday 21 January 2020 Fast Urbanism: Between Speed, Time and Urban Futures
Ayona Datta, Professor in Human Geography, Department of Geography

Tuesday 28 January 2020 Forecasting Tomorrow's Election Today
Benjamin Lauderdale, Professor of Political Science, Department of Political Science

Tuesday 4 February 2020 Living in a World of Rules
Claudio Radaelli, Professor of Public Policy, Department of Political Science