Department: School of Geography and the Environment
Talks:

Wednesday 28 February 2024 (7th Week, Hilary Term)

Inescapable objects? Automobility and everyday disorder in an English town.
Date: 28 February 2024, 13:00 - 13:45 (Wednesday, 7th week, Hilary 2024)
Speaker : Professor Ian Loader (University of Oxford)
Venue: Dyson Perrins Building, off South Parks Road OX1 3QY
Venue Details: The Desert Room, School of Geography & the Environment or via Teams
Organisers: TBA
Hosts: TBA

Tuesday 5 March 2024 (8th Week, Hilary Term)

Some thoughts on Systems Thinking in Energy
Date: 5 March 2024, 17:00 - 18:30 (Tuesday, 8th week, Hilary 2024)
Speaker : Dr Malcolm McCulloch
Venue: Dyson Perrins Building, off South Parks Road OX1 3QY
Venue Details: TBC
Organisers: Karen Parry (Coordinator, Oxford Energy Network), Robin Morris (Convenor Oxford Energy)
Hosts: Karen Parry (Coordinator, Oxford Energy Network), Robin Morris (Convenor Oxford Energy)

Wednesday 6 March 2024 (8th Week, Hilary Term)

Oxford Networks for the Environment (ONE) annual lecture: How to survive the Anthropocene: Flat Overshoot, Deep Restoration.
Date: 6 March 2024, 16:00 - 17:30 (Wednesday, 8th week, Hilary 2024)
Speaker : Prof John Schellnhuber (Founding Director of the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK) and incoming Director General of the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA).)
Venue: University Museum of Natural History, Parks Road OX1 3PW
Venue Details: Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Oxford Networks for the Environment
Host: Oxford Networks for the Environment

Thursday 7 March 2024 (8th Week, Hilary Term)

Rivers of the Silk Roads: how water shaped societies and empires in Central Asia
Date: 7 March 2024, 16:30 - 17:30 (Thursday, 8th week, Hilary 2024)
Speaker : Prof Mark Macklin (Lincoln Centre for Water and Planetary Health, Univ Lincoln)
Venue: Dyson Perrins Building, off South Parks Road OX1 3QY
Venue Details: City Room
Organisers: Dr Julie Durcan (University of Oxford), Dr Simon Dadson (Oxford University)
Hosts: Dr Julie Durcan (University of Oxford), Dr Simon Dadson (Oxford University)

Friday 8 March 2024 (8th Week, Hilary Term)

Soil Ecology from the microbe’s eye view - Edith Hammer
Date: 8 March 2024, 16:15 - 17:15 (Friday, 8th week, Hilary 2024)
Speaker : Edith Hammer (Lund University)
Venue: Dyson Perrins Building, off South Parks Road OX1 3QY
Venue Details: Main lecture theatre
Organisers: Carlyn Samuel (University of Oxford), Jane Applegarth (University of Oxford, Oxford University Centre for the Environment)
Hosts: TBA

Tuesday 12 March 2024 (9th Week, Hilary Term)

AmazonFlux: disentangling biodiversity-ecosystem function relationship through an energy flux perspective
Date: 12 March 2024, 16:00 - 17:00 (Tuesday, 9th week, Hilary 2024)
Speaker : Ana Carolina Antunes
Venue: Dyson Perrins Building, off South Parks Road OX1 3QY
Venue Details: Atmosphere room
Organisers: Carlyn Samuel (University of Oxford), Jane Applegarth (University of Oxford, Oxford University Centre for the Environment)
Host: Professor Yadvinder Malhi (University of Oxford)

Wednesday 13 March 2024 (9th Week, Hilary Term)

Geopolitics and the Critique of Liberal Order: Two-Day Workshop
Date: 13 March 2024, 9:30 - 16:45 (Wednesday, 9th week, Hilary 2024)
Speaker Various Speakers
Venue: St John's College, St Giles OX1 3JP
Venue Details: Multiple Rooms
Organisers: Jean-François Drolet (Queen Mary, University of London), Dr Ian Klinke (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Seminar: "Saving Ourselves: From Climate Shocks to Climate Action"
Date: 13 March 2024, 13:00 - 14:00 (Wednesday, 9th week, Hilary 2024)
Speaker : Professor Dana Fisher (American University)
Venue: Dyson Perrins Building, off South Parks Road OX1 3QY
Venue Details: Diversity Room
Organisers: TBA
Host: Tina Fawcett (ECI, Oxford)

The Geopolitical Challenge in International Relations ("Geopolitics and the Critique of Liberal Order" Workshop Keynote)
Date: 13 March 2024, 17:00 - 18:15 (Wednesday, 9th week, Hilary 2024)
Speaker : Michael C. Williams (University of Ottawa)
Venue Details: Garden Quad Auditorium
Organisers: Jean-François Drolet (Queen Mary, University of London), Dr Ian Klinke (University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Friday 15 March 2024 (9th Week, Hilary Term)

Building collaborations with Indigenous and Local Communities using Extreme Citizen Science
Date: 15 March 2024, 16:15 - 17:15 (Friday, 9th week, Hilary 2024)
Speaker : Jerome Lewis (University College London)
Venue: Dyson Perrins Building, off South Parks Road OX1 3QY
Venue Details: Main Lecture Theatre
Organisers: Carlyn Samuel (University of Oxford), Jane Applegarth (University of Oxford, Oxford University Centre for the Environment)
Host: Dr Constance McDermott (University of Oxford)

Monday 18 March 2024 (10th Week, Hilary Term)

From lockdowns to unlocking the potential of mobility in American cities.
Date: 18 March 2024, 13:00 - 14:00 (Monday, 10th week, Hilary 2024)
Speaker : Dr Natalia Barbour (Universityof Central Florida)
Venue: Dyson Perrins Building, off South Parks Road OX1 3QY
Venue Details: Desert Room or via Teams
Organisers: TBA
Hosts: TBA

Thursday 28 March 2024 (11th Week, Hilary Term)

Global villain, local saviour? What’s the role of livestock in sub-Saharan Africa?
Date: 28 March 2024, 16:00 - 17:30 (Thursday, 11th week, Hilary 2024)
Speaker s: Dr Tara Garnett (Director, TABLE), Mario Herrero (Cornell University), Laura Cramer (ILRI), Guyo Roba (ILRI), An Notenbaert (CIAT Kenya)
Organisers: TBA
Host: Sophie Hockley (Department of Psychiatry)