UACES Student Forum Seminars: Teaching European Studies

Thursday 7 January 2016

20.00 21.00

Drinks in the Holyrood 9a


Friday 8 January 2016

The programme below is provisional and subject to change.

08.30 09.00


09.00 09.15

Welcome words

  • Viviane Gravey (Chair UACES Student Forum & University of East Anglia)
  • Chad Damro (Europa Institute, Edinburgh University)
09.15 10.30

Roundtable: Teaching as a Postgraduate Student across Europe

  • Mariagiulia Amadio Vicere (Luiss University, Kings College London & UACES Student Forum)

  • Robert Dewar (Glasgow University & Stirling University)

  • Adrienn Nyircsak (Central European University)

10.30 11.00 Coffee Break
11.00 12.30

Roundtable: Teaching the EU in Crisis

  • Tim Oliver (London School of Economics and Political Science)
  • Amy Manktelow (Nottingham Trent University)

  • Carmen Gebhard (University of Edinburgh)
12.30 13.30 Lunch
13.30 15.30

Parallel small group sessions (delegates will split into three group and rotate around the following workshops)

  • Presentation and Delivery skills by Rachael Dickson (Queens University Belfast & UACES Student Forum)

  • Best Practices in Designing Modules and Assessments by Amy Burge (University of Edinburgh)

  • Teaching Innovations and Publications by Viviane Gravey (University of East Anglia & Chair UACES Student Forum) & Ben Leruth (University of Kent)

15.30 16.15 Student Forum Elections 2015 & Coffee
16.15 17.15

Roundtable: Getting a job after PhD

  • Ben Leruth (University of Kent)
  • Nick Wright (University College London)
  • Steven Robinson (Foreign and Commonwealth Office)
  • Dr Feng Cunwan (Wuhan University)
17.30 onwards Looking for a place for a drink and a bite before you head home, try the the Peartree House on 38 West Nicolson Street