Research Events & Calls for Papers

At York St John University, we offer a variety of research-related events, from conferences and research seminars to research skills development sessions.

Here, you will find the upcoming events from individual Schools, training opportunities, and Cross-School or University-wide research events. Some events are annual (for example, Research Reflections Conference and Postgraduate Research Conference); calls for presentations for these events are also published here. For more information on each event and to book a place please click on the title of the event below, or follow the link to all research events

Calls for Papers

Postgraduate & Early-Career Research Conference, 'Social Justice & Public Engagement

Deadline for papers: 15 November 2017

The postgraduate and early-career research conference will take place on Friday 19 January 2018 at York St John University. This conference is an excellent opportunity to present your research in a supportive, friendly environment, and to build networks with other researchers at a similar stage of their career. There will also be keynote presentations from leading academics (to be announced). 

The conference is broadly themed around, but are not limited to, Social Justice and Public Engagement.

Contributions are invited from early-stage researchers and postgraduate students from both York St John and other universities, and can include papers, symposia and posters as well as more innovative dissemination methods such as the ‘3-minute thesis’ (3MT) challenge.

Please send abstracts of up to 250 words by 15 November 2017 to the conference organisers at indicating what submission type you would prefer (paper, poster, symposia, 3MT).

Bookings will be made available in late-November. 

Research Events at York St John