Colloquia Scheme 2017 Poster

The Cumberland Lodge Colloquia Scheme 2017 gives postgraduate researchers (PGRs) and early career researchers  (ECRs) the opportunity to design and run a one-day interdisciplinary conference with the support of the Cumberland Lodge team. Since Cumberland Lodge established the scheme in 2012, the subjects discussed have been incredibly varied, yet consistently seek to address topical issues facing today’s society.  The two most recent colloquia titles are listed below:
  • Social Cohesion in Times of Uncertainty, September 2017
  • Population Ethics: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Birth and Death, September 2016

What’s on offer?

Cumberland Lodge in Windsor Great Park is offering its expertise and superb venue to a group of postgraduates and early career researchers to facilitate an interdisciplinary conference. In consultation with Cumberland Lodge staff, you will deliver a well-crafted one-day conference, raising your public engagement profile and developing the impact of your academic research.

You will gain experience in:

*Devising publicity strategies
*Networking
*Writing funding applications
*Project management

The deadline for applications is Friday 27th October 2017 and shortlisted candidates will be interviewed by skype.

For further information, and to download an application form visit: www.cumberlandlodge.ac.uk/colloquia