5th Annual RiDNet conference 2017: “I, Researcher”
The Researchers in Development Network at the University of Leeds is excited to announce the 5th Annual RiDNet conference
“I, Researcher: exploring the research experience – context, self and interdisciplinary practice”
The conference will take place 27th of January, 2017 at the School of Earth and Environment, University of Leeds. The conference is being held in room 8.119.
Directions to the venue
Walking route: From the main entrance beside the big white clock tower (Parkinson Building) head under the arch immediately adjacent to the traffic barrier follow path for 150 yds.
- Printable campus map – showing walking route.
Confirmed keynote speakers:
Dr Eleanor Fisher, University of Reading https://www.reading.ac.uk/apd/staff/e-fisher.aspx
Dr Nilam Ashra-McGrath, University of Leeds https://medhealth.leeds.ac.uk/profile/648/255/nilam_ashra-mcgrath
|9:10-9.50||Keynote speaker 1: Dr Eleanor Fisher – “What I wish I’d known…”|
|10.20-11.30||Parallel panel sessions|
|Panel 1: Methodological reflections on our role as researchers: positionality and reflexivity|
|Panel 2: Changing perspectives on positionality|
|13:00-14:10||Parallel panel sessions|
|Panel 3: Managing participants expectations|
|Panel 4: Going into the unknown – challenging contexts|
|14.20-15.00||Keynote speaker 2: Dr Nilam Ashra-McGrath – PhD Rollercoaster and coping strategies|
|15.00-16.00||Roundtable groups (with tea and coffee): Self
|16.00-16.20||RiDNet history and book launch|
|16.20-16.30||Closing remarks and thanks|
|16.30-18:30||Wine reception plus optional conference dinner|