Past events


  • HRMWE Research Group - Seminars, Workshops and Events (2013-2014)

    Wed 9 October 2013

    16:00 - 17:30

    HRMWE Research Seminar

    Jo Grady (Leicester) – “Reconceptualising Aesthetic Labour, Sexualised Labour, and Sex work: Sprezzatura and the Sprezzatori”

    Room NUBS 5.14

    Wed 20 November 2013

    16:00 - 17:30

    HRMWE/Americas Research Group Workshop

    “Experiences of Brazilian Transnational Migration”

    Speakers: Angelo Martins Junior, Tania Tonhati and Gustavo Dias (Goldsmith College, University of London)

    Room: Alnwick Room, King’s Road Centre

    Wed 27 November 2013

    16:00 - 17:30

    HRMWE Research Seminar

    Andy Hodder (Birmingham) - “Joining up the dots - a consideration of union organising and purpose”

    Room NUBS 5.14

    6 - 22 January 2014

    HRMWE Research Group Visitor

    Greg Bamber (Monash)

    One-to-one meetings to discuss work in progress, career mentoring, journal publication strategies, impact strategies, etc. 

    Room NUBS 6.09

    Wed 22 January 2014

    09:00 - 17:00

    ESRC Seminar Series Regulation of Work and Employment

    Seminar 1: Competing approaches to the regulation of work and employment

    Speakers: Tom Kochan (MIT), Gill Dix (ACAS), Steve Hughes (NUBS), John Kitching (Kingston), Jim Mowatt (UNITE)

    Room NUBS 8.10

    Thu 13 February 2014

    09:00 - 12:30

    HRMWE Workshop

    “Contemporary Features of Labour, Work and Employment”

    Speakers: Andrey Kozhevnikov (NUBS), Sean Gill (GPS, Newcastle), Ian Fitzgerald (Northumbria), Angelo Martins Jr (Goldsmiths), Jacob Lima (Universidade Federal de São Carlos, Brazil)

    Room NUBS 1.14

    Wed 5 March 2014

    HRMWE/SOS Seminar: Critical Perspectives on Institutions
    Presenter: Steve Fleetwood (UWE): “Institutions, Structures and Other Social ‘Stuff’”

    Discussant/Provocateur: Hugh Willmott (Cardiff Business School

    Room NUBS 4.06

    Wed 12 March 2014

    15:30 - 16:30

    GPS/HRMWE Engagement event

    Open Policy Cabinet meeting: Supporting Women in Employment

    Led by Councillor Jane Streather, Newcastle City Council

    Room NUBS 4.08

    Wed 9 April 2014

    16:00  - 17:30

    HRMWE/KITE Research Seminar

    Peter Ackers (Loughborough) – “Saving Social Democracy? Hugh Clegg & the post-war programme to reform British workplace Industrial Relations - too little, too late”

    Room NUBS 5.14

    Wed 16 April 2014

    09:00 - 17:00

    ESRC Seminar Series Regulation of Work and Employment

    Seminar 2: Workplace Regulation, Employment and the State

    Speakers: Brian Garvey (Strathclyde), Nathan Lillie (Jyväskylä, Finland), Miguel Martinez Lucio (Manchester), Phil Taylor (Strathclyde), Rafal Tomasiak (UNITE-Scotland).

    Strathclyde University Business School, Glasgow

    Room: Lord Hope Building – Room LH / 229a/b

    Tue 06 May 2014

    16:00 – 17:30

    HRMWE Research Seminar

    Costas Photiou (NUBS/Grenoble)

    Title: “Strategy, front-line human resource management, employee well-being and organizational performance: Bridging the gap through ‘Line of Sight’”

    Room: NUBS 5.14

    Wed 21 May 2014

    12:30 - 13:30

    Lunch at 12:00

    HRMWE/GPS Research Seminar

    Emily Yarrow (Queen Mary University London)

    Title: ‘Assessing the impact of REF2014 on women’s academic careers: Preliminary findings’

    Room: NUBS 2.08

    Wed 21 May 2014

    16:00  - 17:30

    HRMWE Research Seminar

    Stephen Wood (Leicester)

    Title: “Employee Involvement, Well-being and the Recession”

    Room: NUBS 5.14

    Wed 28 May 2014

    16:00  - 17:30

    HRMWE/KITE Research Seminar

    Sara Zaeemdar

    Title: “Training by Theatre, Seeking Authenticity: A Study of Training and Development Practices in Australian Organisations”

    Room: NUBS 5.14

    Wed 11 June 2014
    09:00 - 17:00

    SOS/HRMWE/AGA Workshop
    Language and Organization: Approaches to studying discourse, narrative and rhetoric

    Keynote: Barbara Simpson (Strathclyde) - “The temporal dynamics of language in organising processes”

    NUBS speakers: Ed Barratt, Clare Butler, David Campbell, Ben Golant, Jim Haslam, Kathryn Haynes, Darren Kelsey, Frank Mueller, Stefanie Reissner, Jenny Rodriguez, Tracy Scurry, John Sillince, Andrea Whittle

    Room: NUBS TBC

    Fri 20 June 2014

    12:30 - 14:00

    (Lunch at 12 hrs)


    HRMWE/GPS Research Seminar

    Evangelina Holvino (Simmons) and James Cumming (Independent scholar)

    “Expression and suppression of multiple identities and the simultaneity of social differences in classroom interactions”

    Room NUBS 2.05

    September 2014


    HRMWE PhD Developmental Workshop

    Facilitators: Greg Bamber (Monash), Steve Procter (Newcastle)

    Room TBC

    Mon 15 September 2014

    09:00 - 17:00

    ESRC Seminar Series Regulation of Work and Employment

    Seminar 3: International Regulation

    Speakers: Janice Bellace (Pennsylvania), Fang Lee Cooke (Monash), Greg Vines (ILO).

    Monash University Prato Centre, near Florence, Italy