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Upcoming events


What’s good about our prisons?

Simon Shepherd has visited every prison and asked “What’s the good stuff that’s happening in this prison?”


Understanding Consent: the defendant with an autistic spectrum disorder accused of sexual offence

A morning seminar in Newcastle hosted by PORSCH and led by Ann Attwood and Professor Elaine Hall (Northumbria Law School)


Forensic CAT Conference

This one-day conference in Durham considers how Cognitive Analytic Therapy can be used with offenders


York Interdisciplinary Centre for Cyber Security inaugural event

A one-day event to promote interdisciplinary research related to cyber security

More events

Recent events

York ESRC Festival of Social Sciences

Monday 4 November 2019

The ESRC Festival of Social Sciences (FoSS) is an annual celebration of the social sciences and includes a range of events between the 4 and 9 November.

Testing Stochastic Dominance with Many Conditioning Variables

Friday 19 July 2019

Yoon-Jae Whang (Seoul)

ESRC Secondary Data Analysis Initiative (SDAI) Application Support

Tuesday 16 July 2019

This is a session for those preparing applications to the SDAI open call.

Events archive

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Departmental events & seminars

Each member department runs their own series of events: 

Researcher Training

The University runs courses to help you in your career as a researcher. 

Public Lectures

The University runs a series of public lectures: free and open to anyone to attend.

Organising your own event?

The Centre offers space for student-led research groups, such as reading groups, and informal by-staff-and-for-staff research groups. Doctoral students and staff who would like to organise such events can book meeting rooms using Planon.  If you are not sure whether your event is suitable for being hosted in ReCSS, please email the ReCSS Centre Administrator Debbie Haverstock

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