Methodological Issues and Emotional Labour in Co-Produced Research – a post-doc workshop

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The Jam and Justice project, together with the Sheffield Methods Institute, the Urban Institute, Mistra Urban Futures and partners in Birmingham and Manchester, is hosting a one and a half day workshop for post-doc and early…

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A new edition of UT Connect focusing on Brazil-UK urban research

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Urban Transformations has just published its latest edition of UT Connect, following on from previous issues focusing on aspects such as European partnerships, British cities and Habitat 3. The latest volume examines different aspects of Brazil-UK…

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Videos of ‘The Good City’ conference now available

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Between 18 and 20 April 2018 Urban Transformations hosted a major event, ‘The Good City: Urban Transformations, Comparison and Value’, bringing together a broad range of leading urbanists to explore some of the key challenges facing…

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A new edition of UT Connect: ‘Bridging European Urban Transformations’

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The latest volume of UT Connect, following on from previous editions such as the Habitat III special issue and a UK-themed edition, showcases the outcomes of the Bridging European Urban Transformations initiative. Organised in collaboration with a range…

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Urban Transformations profiled in Society Now magazine

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The latest volume of the ESRC’s Society Now magazine features a detailed profile of Professor Michael Keith, Coordinator of the Urban Transformations portfolio, and his thoughts on the ways that cities are now reshaping almost every…

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A new edition of UT Connect on Urban Transformations in the UK

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The latest volume of UT Connect, following on from previous editions such as the Habitat III special issue, showcases some of the UK-focused work of the Urban Transformations portfolio. Spanning austerity governance, gentrification and rioting to…

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‘Future of the Cities’: A short film on the Urban Transformations portfolio

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‘The challenges of the 21st century are in reality the challenges of the city.’ This summer the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) launched a short video on the future of cities, highlighting the work of…

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PhD studentship on urban inequality, health and transit

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The challenge of urban inequality to promote health, wellbeing and sustainable travel behaviour Eligibility: Home/EU and International Students Bursary: £15,000 per annum for three years + £4,500 for research support, including travel and subsistence for visits…

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Call for Abstracts: Urbanisation, Infrastructures and Everyday Life in East Asia

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A major conference, ‘Urbanisation, Infrastructures and Everyday Life in East Asia‘, will be held on 1-3 May 2019 at the University of Manchester. The event will explore different aspects of the design and planning of infrastructure…

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UT event in China: City Futures and contemporary urban research

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Urban Transformations, as part of its ongoing collaboration with Chinese research institutions, will be hosting a workshop in Beijing, ‘City Future and contemporary urban research’, on 11-12 July 2018. More details about the event can be…

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