Wilberforce Building, Lecture Theatre 15


Wilberforce Building, Lecture Theatre 15
Cottingham Road, University of Hull, HU6 7RX


23 Apr 2020


11:00 am - 2:00 pm

CANCELLED: Taking forwards interdisciplinary research: working with stakeholders and big data

This event has been postponed and a new date will be arranged in due course. Please keep an eye on the website for updates.

This training seminar has been organised by the Sustainable Growth, Management and Economic Productivity (SMP) Pathway, and is open to all ESRC and non-ESRC funded students across the seven WRDTP partner universities who are aligned with this pathway.

This seminar discusses how to take forward interdisciplinary research with an emphasis on working with stakeholders and big data. Examples from large multi-team interdisciplinary research projects on energy and
sustainable urban development in Southern California will be discussed.

Learning outcomes:

  • Students will be given examples of how to work with non-academic stakeholders and big data
  • Students will learn how to put together a multidisciplinary research team involving non-academic partners
  • Students will learn how to disseminate research results to non-academic stakeholders
  • The training will introduce case studies of sustainable growth management projects in Southern California

Training organiser/ leader


Professor Andy Jonas

Professor of Human Geography, University of Hull

Professor Stephanie Pincetl

University of California at Los Angeles and visiting Fulbright scholar at University of Manchester

This training seminar is suitable for both PhD Social Science Researchers and MA Social Science Research students.

Please note: Parking on site is limited. If you require a parking permit please contact Professor Andy Jonas via a.e.jonas@hull.ac.uk. Buses are available from the railway station (service 103 or 105).

Please note, students are responsible for arranging transport to and from Pathway Training events. The WRDTP cannot reimburse students for any travel or subsistence costs incurred by attending this event.