A seminar organised by the Social Network Analysis Study Group (SNAG) of the British Sociological Association (BSA) with University of Greenwich and Middlesex University
12 May 2014, Middlesex University
Convenors: Alessio D’Angelo, Middlesex University Louise Ryan, Middlesex University Paola Tubaro, University of Greenwich
Key Note Speaker : Prof Nick Crossley, University of Manchester
Continue reading “Call for Papers – Mixed Methods Approaches to Social Network Analysis”
Here at the SPRC we are looking for a Research Assistant (Quantitative Methods) to help with our externally funded research and Knowledge Transfer projects. The deadline is December 5th. For further info click here.
I am now working with Paola Tubaro as convenor of the British Sociological Association’s Social Network Analysis study group – SNAG for short!
We are currently organising two events:
- 08/01/2014: Training – Using Mixed Methods in Social Network Analysis
A one-day training event organised by SNAG with University of Greenwich and Middlesex University. Venue: Greenwich University.
To download the leaflet with further details and booking information click here.
- 12/05/2014: Seminar – Mixed Methods Approaches to Social Network Analysis
Key note speaker: Prof Nick Crossley, University of Manchester. Venue: Middlesex University. Call for papers coming soon. Watch this space!
For more information about SNAG click here.
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Thursday 18 July 2013, 10am – 4pm (tbc)
Middlesex University, Hendon Campus
Full programme on SPRC website. Deadline for registration: July 8th.
The current economic crisis and the ongoing welfare restructuring are having a disproportionate impact on Black and Minority Ethnic communities throughout the UK. As far-reaching government changes to benefits, housing, healthcare, advice provision and other services affect an already deeply unequal population, local community organisations need to work and advocate even more effectively for their clients and members. At the same time, recent funding and policy trends – from the shift to service commissioning to the ‘social cohesion’ agenda – have raised new challenges for the sustainability of BME sector as a whole.
This event aims to bring together practitioners, community activists, local policy makers and academics in an opportunity to engage with these issues through case studies, examples of good practices and ‘knowledge exchange’. Key themes to be explored include: Continue reading “Welfare needs of BME communities – programme now available”
We have just launched our new website for the SPRC (Social Policy Research Centre) at Middlesex University! The address is: www.sprc.info. Do visit for latest news about our research projects, events and other initiatives and for an archive of previous projects and publications. … and let me know what you think!
Runnymede Trust is looking to recruit an enthusiastic intern to assist with an new project looking into the impact of the government’s Open Data agenda on BME organisations, communities and individuals. Main tasks will involve researching and writing a discussion paper on Open Data and its impact on BME communities and organising a seminar on the issue.
The project is being run in partnership with the Social Policy Research Centre at Middlesex University.
Please click here for full details. The deadline for applications is Sunday 12 August.