Research at Leeds Beckett
A research retreat into songwriting
In our latest PhD spotlight feature, we caught up with Carl Flattery, principal lecturer in Music here at Leeds Beckett, who is studying for a practice-based PhD in songwriting, delving into ideas of memory and place.
Cementing Yorkshire as the home of sculpture
In the latest of our PhD student spotlight features, we met up with Julia McKinlay, an artist studying for a practice-based PhD alongside developing a new international sculpture festival for Yorkshire.
Youth sport coaching programme launched in America
A successful European programme providing innovative approaches to education for youth sport coaches – led by Leeds Beckett University and the International Council for Coaching Excellence – is now being launched in the United States.
Public Lectures and Events
CeASR Seminar- ‘For Rotherham’: Resurgent Nationalism, Global Anti-Muslim Racism and the Racialisation of Child Sexual Abuse
Speaker: Dr Waqas Tufail, Senior Lecturer in Criminology at Leeds Beckett University. Crime, Justice and Society Programme
PIR Seminar- Agents of Violence, Casualties of Peace? Examining the Lived Experiences of Female Combatants from the War in Bosnia & Herzegovina
Speaker: Dr. Maria O’Reilly, Lecturer in Politics & International Relations
The King's Dinner and the Nation's Appetite
The fifth event in the Leeds Cultural Conversations series 2019/20.
A barrister’s lot
As part of Leeds Law School’s Law in Practice series, Caroline Goodwin Q.C. will talk about life at the Bar and the issues practitioners contend with.
Working together to tackle serious violent crime
Join Leeds Law School as the first Police and Crime Commissioner for West Yorkshire shares his experience around harnessing support to tackle serious violent crime. He will highlight the challenges around identifying the key issues, tackling causes and not just symptoms as well as funding, competing priorities and understanding what a ‘public health approach’ means.
PsyCen Seminar- Working memory training does not enhance intelligence: Evidence from younger and older adults
Speaker: Dr Claudia von Bastian University of Sheffield