sIREN: Challenges and limitations of existing research methodology: inventi...
This seminar workshop, the second for 2016/17, run by sIREN (student-led Interdisciplinary Research Network) will explore the theme of interdisciplinary research methods. Five speakers from different disciplines across the University of Edinburgh have been invited to speak.
Speakers will present part of their own research activities related to challenges and issues of interdisciplinary research methodology. The aim of the workshop is to enhance knowledge and skills and to open up the discussion to participants.
The programme is as follows:
9.30 - 9.45 Introduction to sIREN and welcome keynote speakers
9.45 - 10.15 sIREN team: Eleni-Ira Panourgia and Katerina Talianni (PhD candidates - Edinburgh College of Art) 'Identifying limitations of methods in interdisciplinary research' and 'Research Methods of an Interdisciplinary Discipline. The Case of Sound Studies'
10.15 - 10.45 Dr. Nina Morris (Lecturer in Human Geography - School of Geosciences) 'Feeling my way through: reflections on inter-disciplinarity'
10.45 - 11.00 Coffee break
11.00 - 11.30 Dr. Sophia Lycouris (Reader in Interdisciplinary Choreography - Edinburgh College of Art) workshop
11.30 - 12.00 Dr. Sam Staddon (GCRF ESRC Fellowship - School of Geosciences) 'Practising Interdisciplinarity: The start of a personal journey'
12.00 - 12.30 Discussion, Networking/Collaboration
The event is free to attend but ticketed.
Coffee and tea will be provided.