Nov/Dec 2022 – Melbourne, Australia
This seminar is aimed at developing publishing skills for early career researchers; PhD candidates and post-doctoral researchers; in urban/planning history and contemporary urban studies. It is constructed as a virtual webinar and conference designed to provide advice and mentoring on writing papers and navigating the scholarly publications process. Mentors will include Professor Nicholas Phelps, Dr. Paul Maginn and Professor Roger Keil, as well as committee members from the Australasian Cities Research Network (www.acrn-soac.com.au) who oversee the State of Australian Cities (SOAC) conference. The seminar will invite ECRs from within the Australian Early Career Urban Research Network (AECURN) to participate and will be run as a 1-day program of activities and workshops.
Peripheral Centralities: Lost, Past, Present and Future
A series of four seminars exploring the role of suburban peripheries in the expansion of cities, and their perception in the public imagination.
Seminar 1: Peripheral Centralities - Lost and Past
September 23 and 24 2021, Online - Hosted by the University of Melbourne
Seminar 2: Peripheral Centralities - Politics, Policy & Practice
16 Nov 2021, Melbourne, Australia
Seminar 3: Peripheral Centralities - Present and Planned
Jun/Jul 2022, Perth, Australia
The Urban Studies Foundation is a charitable organisation that provides grant funding to advance academic research and education in the field of urban studies.