Our Department’s flagship event series is the Public Lecture Series. All the latest information and registration details will be available on this page.

Hilary Term

Contemporary Issues in Education

This term’s seminar series will cover a range of current and pressing issues in education including high stakes assessments, trust in science education, gender, and public service in rural areas. There will be a host of prominent internal and external speakers presenting as per below.

Week 1: 16th Jan – Chair: Michelle Meadows   Speaker: Amanda Spielman  

Week 2: 23rd Jan – Chair: Sonali Nag  Speaker: Akshay Mangla     

Week 3: 30th Jan – Chair: Steve Strand  Speaker: Aliya Khalid    

Week 4: 6th Feb – Chair: Sonali Nag   Speaker: Steve Strand  

Week 5: 13th Feb – Chair: Nigel Fancourt   Speaker: Debbie Aitken  

Week 6: 20th Feb – Chair: Sibel Erduran   Speaker: Michael Reiss 

Week 7: 27th Feb – Chair: Jo-Anne Baird  Speaker: Alina von Davier 

Week 8: 6th March – Chair: Ian Thompson  Speaker: Leesa Wheelahan 

All events are held from 5pm until 6.30pm on Mondays at the Department (Lecture Room A, 15 Norham Gardens, Oxford) and are also available via Zoom. A drinks reception follows in Pring’s Café.

Registration details for the events will be available shortly.

If you have any questions in the meantime, please email communications@education.ox.ac.uk.