Upcoming Events


Birkbeck, University of London

Call for papers and posters:
UBEL DTP Winter Conference 7 December 2017

Clore Management Centre Birkbeck

The UBEL DTP is hosting its inaugural Winter Conference in Birkbeck’s Clore Building, Torrington Square on Thursday 7 December, 10.00 – 18.00.

This one-day event will provide a showcase for work being conducted by students from the DTP, the precursor UCL and Bloomsbury DTCs, and the Soc-B Centre for Doctoral Training in Biosocial Research.

UBEL DTP and DTC students are invited to submit a title and short abstract (max 200 words) for an oral presentation or a poster presentation (please indicate your preference). Posters are A1 size landscape orientation. Presentations will be 15 minutes long with 5 minutes for questions.

For Registration please complete the Doodle


For Abstract Submission please upload your file here


Abstract and Registration Deadline: Friday 10 November

The DTP’s programme committee will inform those making a submission of the outcome by Monday 20 November.

Please mark the date in your calendar – attendance will not depend on giving a presentation!

Places are limited so allocation will be on a first come first served basis.

This even is open to UBEL DTP, UCL and Bloomsbury DTCs and Soc-B CDT students only.


UBEL DTP Autumn Forum

The UBEL DTP Autumn Forum is taking place on Tuesday 14 November 2017, 13.00 – 14.00 in Room 780, Institute of Education, 20 Bedford Way. (Here: http://www.ucl.ac.uk/maps/ioe)

We’re inviting students from the DTP and UCL and Bloomsbury DTCs to hear updates from Andy Tolmie, DTP Director, on current activities. We will also be discussing the upcoming UBEL DTP Winter Conference in December and the March Careers Event.  It is a great opportunity for you to raise any other issues of wider interest to ESRC students.

Lunch and refreshments will be served.

For numbers and catering, please can you add your name to this doodle poll link: https://doodle.com/poll/ecc33drfbzd9w9ny

We look forward to seeing you there.