SweDev PhD conference
Date: December 1, 2022 - December 2, 2022
PhD students from all disciplines and programs are invited to the 1st SweDev PhD Conference to present ongoing research and network with other doctoral students and senior scholars in a cross-disciplinary environment. We welcome participants from all disciplines and PhD programs — in the social sciences, humanities, global health, natural sciences, etc.— working on development research, research for development, Agenda 2030 and beyond.
The conference consists of keynote speeches with leading development researchers, traditional paper sessions with discussants, as well as capacity-building sessions (see draft programme below).
The conference is organised by a team of PhD students at the School of Global Studies (SGS), University of Gothenburg during 1-2 December 2022.
1 December, Wallenberg Conference Center
10:00-10:30 Registration and coffee
10:30-10:45 Welcome & introduction
10:45-12:15 Paper session 1
13:15-14:30 Approaches to Development in a Turbulent World.
Keynotes and roundtable with:
• Swati Parashar, Professor of Peace and Development, SGS
Moderator: Fredrik Söderbaum, Prof. Peace and Development, SGS
15:00-16:30 Paper session 2
16:30-17:00 Research school: PhD courses, seminar series, mentoring
19:00 Conference dinner
2 December, School of Global Studies
08:30-10:00 Parallel paper session 3
11:00-12:30 Parallel paper session 4
13:15-13:45 Publishing your development research. Meet the Editors.
13:45-15:15 Parallel paper session 5
15:30-16:00 Conclusion and road ahead for the SweDev PhD network
The call for abstracts is now closed.
New website for the Development Research School
The Research School on Sustainable Development and Poverty Reduction (the Development Research School) is an international collaboration between Lund University, Uppsala University, Gothenburg University and the University of Ghana. Their new website is now available to explore.