Author Archives: Helen Walker

Informal Seminar – The Paula Principle

Friday 14 December 2018, 11.30am to 12.30pm

in the Meeting Room at CRFR, 23 Buccleuch Place, Edinburgh

The Paula Principle is “most women work below their level of competence”.  It is the mirror image of the famous Peter Principle – … read more

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Advances in Childhood Studies: A symposium for Kay Tisdall

Wednesday 28th November 2-4pm, Room LG11, George Square entrance to David Hume Tower University of Edinburgh

Professor Samatha Punch, University of Stirling: Why have Generational Orderings been Marginalised in Childhood Studies?

Professor John Davis University of Strathclyde: What Works? Illuminating … read more

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Exploring Legacies of Injustice and Inequality; Enabling Just and Equal Futures, OLIRN event, University of Edinburgh

Ongoing Legacies International Research Network (OLIRN) and Centre for Research on Families and Relationships (CRFR) are holding a conference on Monday 3 December 2018.  

The OLIRN research network interrogates contemporary and future approaches to the ongoing impact of social injustice … read more

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International early years scholar visiting CRFR

Dr Zhang Chun is visiting from Shenzhen city of Guangdong (Canton) Province, one of the most dynamic cities in the Southeast China near Hong Kong. She works at Normal College, Shenzhen University, and has been a Senior lecturer in the read more

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CRFR and School of Social and Political Science

Wednesday 31 October 2018, 1-3pm
David Hume Tower – Room LG11

The Centre for Research on Families and Relationships CRFR wants to maximise its role as a platform to showcases SSPS research and knowledge exchange work on families and relationships; … read more

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Learning from Family Group Conferencing: Reimagining approaches and outcomes to child care and protection

Dr Mary Mitchell has undertaken research in collaboration with Children 1st and the Centre for Research on Family and Relationships at the University of Edinburgh asking about the contribution that FGC makes to longer- term outcomes for children at risk … read more

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