Conference of the Association of Southeast Asian Studies (ASEAS): Southeast Asia Meets Global Challenges
5 September 2018 — 7 September 2018 | Conference
We are delighted that the 30th Conference of the Association of Southeast Asian Studies in the UK (ASEAS) will be hosted by the University of Leeds.
3 March 2018, 13:00 | Open Day
Due to adverse weather conditions and poor forecast in many parts of the UK, we regret that the School of Politics and International Studies Offer Holder Day scheduled to take place on Saturday 3 March has been cancelled.
15 February 2018, 16:00 - 17:30 | Seminar | Social Sciences Building, Room 14.33
As part of the School of Politics and International Studies research seminar series, we will be joined by Joakim Kreutz (Dept. of Political Science, Stockholm University) who will delivery a presentation on 'Political trust after war: The effect of broken promises after demobilization in Colombia'.
8 February 2018, 12:00 - 13:30 | Workshop | Liberty Building, Room G.33
Professor Giuseppe Cocco, political theorist and Professor at the Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), joins us to lead two events on Thursday 8 February.
8 February 2018, 16:00 | Seminar | Social Sciences Building, Room 14.33
Professor Giuseppe Cocco, political theorist and Professor at the Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) joins us to lead this seminar on 'The Brazilian Crisis and Rethinking Future Security Policy'.
12 December 2017 — 13 December 2017, 09:00 - 17:30 | Conference | Nathan Bodington Chamber, Parkinson Building, University of Leeds | European Centre for the Responsibility to Protect
This two-day international conference brings together women with expertise as senior academics, researchers, diplomats, active civil society representatives, and senior policy-makers, working in fields related to the Responsibility to Protect, Peace and Security.
30 November 2017, 17:00 - 19:00 | Lecture | Conference Auditorium 2, University of Leeds | European Centre for the Responsibility to Protect
We are very honoured to be welcoming the UN Assistant Secretary-General and Special Adviser on the Responsibility to Protect, Dr Ivan Simonovic, to the University of Leeds. Dr Simonovic will deliver the Second ECR2P Annual Lecture on Thursday 30th November.
Sir Roderic Lyne speaking on The Iraq conflict and the Chilcot Inquiry: lessons for strategic decision-making
14 November 2017, 11:00 - 12:30 | Seminar | Rupert Beckett Lecture Theatre, Michael Sadler Building
Sir Roderic Lyne, former diplomat, member of the Chilcot Inquiry, Deputy Chair of Chatham House and University of Leeds alumni is coming to the University of Leeds to speak about his experiences on the Chilcot Inquiry team.
8 November 2017, 13:00 - 14:30 | Seminar | Room 14.33, Social Sciences Building
POLIS has some wonderful alumni working in a variety of sectors and we have invited some of those alumni back to the University of Leeds to discuss how they used their degree from POLIS to build a career in the offices of govenment and associated organisations.
3 November 2017, 17:00 - 18:30 | Lecture | G.02, Maurice Keyworth Building, University of Leeds
We are very honoured to welcome the Rt Hon John Bercow MP, Speaker of the House of Commons, to the University of Leeds. The Speaker will give a public lecture, followed by Q&A, where he will share with us his reflections about the role of Parliament in today's society.
26 October 2017, 16:00 - 17:30 | Seminar | Room 14.33, Social Sciences Building
Toni Haastrup, Lecturer in International Security at the University of Kent, will present on: Women, Peace and Security in the African Union.