ESRC Seminar 2 Developing research capacity in black and ethnic minority ageing studies

Thursday 8 November 2012
9:30am - 4pm
Event type Seminar
Location Hamilton Centre – Darwin Room
Booking Required? Yes
ESRC SEMINAR SERIES 2012-2014: AGEING, RACE AND ETHNICITY SEMINAR TWO: Developing research capacity in black and ethnic minority ageing studies Brunel University, Hamilton Centre – Darwin Room

There are 10 bursaries available for each seminar available to both postgraduate and early career researchers. Please go to our website for further information.

Agenda

9.30 - 10.00     Coffee/Registration

10.30 - 11.00   Welcome, introduction and aims of the day: Professor Christina Victor

11.00 - 11.30   Dr Sharon Wray: ‘Methods of working with black and ethnic minority older people’

11.30 - 12.00   Dr Maria Zubair: ‘Ethnic matching’ in minority ageing research: Some reflections on the opportunities, challenges and the limits’

12.00 - 12.30   Dr Akile Ahmet:’ Methodological challenges in researching older black and ethnic minority groups: Recruitment and translation’

12.30 - 12.45   Questions and Discussion

12.45 - 13.45    Lunch and posters

13.45 - 14.45    Round table discussion (choice of 2 sessions with experts out of 4)

 Writing (Prof Christina Victor)

 Networking (Prof Mary Gilhooly)

Grant writing (Prof Vanessa Burholt)

Secondary Data Analysis (Dr Mary Pat Sullivan)

14.45 - 15.00     Refreshments

15.00 - 15.15     Dr Deborah Cairns: ‘From PhD to researcher’

15.15 - 15.30     Dr Rosalind Willis: ‘Developing research capacity in black and ethnic minority ageing studies: From Researcher to Lecturer’

15.30 - 16.00     Question and Answer for all speakers


Contact details
Name: Robert Ewers
Email: ageingethnicity@brunel.ac.uk

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