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PAIS IPE Annual Debate - 'Climate Change: Power, Resistance and Transitions' - Wednesday May 18th

Caroline Kuzemko has put together an absolutely stunning panel for the PAIS Annual IPE Debate,

This year the debate will speak to the title: 'Climate Change: Power, Resistance and Transitions' and speakers are our very own Caroline, Mat Paterson (Manchester), Pete Newell (Sussex) and Marie Claire Brisbois (Sussex).

It takes place on Wednesday May 18th, in S0.21, 2-4pm.


New Global Webinar Series: US FOREIGN POLICY – DE(CON)STRUCTED!

Scholars from City University London, Cambridge University and PAIS have joined together for an online global webinar series. The global webinar runs for six weeks and provides an alternative syllabus on US Foreign policy, connecting scholars from around the world with a global audience:

  • America’s Exceptional Imperialism? The enlightenment, modernity and the making of American exceptionalism
  • Global Racial Capitalism –violence and the forging of state, nation, and American empire
  • America, Britain and White World Order
  • The world and the violent American century
  • American and a global empire of knowledge
  • Imperial threat construction? Yellow peril politics, again?

 The series is open to the public, students and academic staff.

 To register: https://www.city.ac.uk/news-and-events/events/2022/april/us-foreign-policy-deconstructed

Thu 28 Apr 2022, 13:05 | Tags: Staff, Impact, PhD, MA, UG, International Relations and Security, Research

EASG Seminar with Dr. Basri on Malaysian Development Financial Institutions

Dr Mohd Faizal Basri is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Accounting and Finance, Faculty of Management and Economics, Sultan Idris Education University (UPSI), Malaysia. He is also a visiting associate professor at Politics and International Studies, University of Warwick, UK. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in International Business and MBA from Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), Malaysia. He also holds a PhD in Islamic Finance from Durham University, UK. His research interests are in the area of Islamic banking and finance. In his early career, Dr Mohd Faizal served AmBank (M) Berhad in the Banking Inspection & Quality Assurance department for several years. Before joining UPSI, Dr Mohd Faizal worked as a lecturer at UiTM.

Bachelor’s degree in International Business and MBA from Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), Malaysia. He also holds a PhD in Islamic Finance from Durham University, UK. His research interests are in the area of Islamic banking and finance. In his early career, Dr Mohd Faizal served AmBank (M) Berhad in the Banking Inspection & Quality Assurance department for several years. Before joining UPSI, Dr Mohd Faizal worked as a lecturer at UiTM. Date: 6th May 2022 Time: 14:00-15:00 Venue: OC0.05/Microsoft Teams (hybrid event) If interested in attending, please contact easg@warwick.ac.uk.

Wed 30 Mar 2022, 13:58 | Tags: Front, Staff, PhD, MA, UG, International Political Economy

Roundtable: The War in Ukraine

Roundtable: The War in Ukraine

14 March, 2022 – 15:00 – 16:00 (GMT, London)

The Politics and International Studies Department at the University of Warwick in collaboration with the EU Jean Monnet Network “Between the EU and Russia” is organising an online roundtable to shed light on the current political developments in Ukraine after Russia’s invasion in February 2022.

The webinar will draw on the expertise of scholars with extensive research in the region, including on issues of foreign and security policy, EU-Russia relations, secessionism and interventionism, and international migration.

Panellists:

Prof. Richard Youngs (PAIS/Warwick and Carnegie Europe)

Author of Europe's Eastern Crisis: The Geopolitics of Asymmetry, Cambridge University Press, 2017.

Prof. Oxana Shevel (Tufts University, USA and Associate at Harvard’s Davis Centre for Russian and Eurasian Studies and the Ukraine Initiative)

Author of Migration, Refugee Policy, and State Building in Postcommunist Europe, Cambridge University Press, 2011.

Prof. Maria Popova (McGill University and EU Jean Monnet Chair)

Author of Politicized Justice in Emerging Democracies: A Study of Courts In Russia and Ukraine, Cambridge University Press, 2014.

Moderator:

Prof. Maria Koinova (PAIS/Warwick)

Author of Diaspora Entrepreneurs and Contested States, Oxford University Press, 2021.

Registration is required prior to the event: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/roundtable-the-war-in-ukraine-tickets-293151693607 

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East Asia Study Group Research Seminar with Dr. Nakatani

Dr Hiroshi Nakatani works at the Air Staff College of Japan Air Self Defence Force in Tokyo. He has a PhD from University of Reading (2019), where he was supervised by Professor Beatrice Heuser, and an MA from University of Birmingham (2011).

The talk examines the formative period of US extended nuclear deterrence over Japan between 1945 and 1970, discussing how the concept of US extended nuclear deterrence over Japan came to emerge and develop in both Japan and the US.

It will be of interest for those studying international relations, international security and nuclear proliferation.

EASG Seminar - The formation of US nuclear deterrence over Japan - Dr. Hiroshi Nakatani Air Staff College of Japan Air Self-Defense Force, Tokyo   Part of the East Asia Study Group (EASG) Seminar Series - Time: 09:00-10:00 AM  Date: 8th March 2022 Venue: Zoom meeting For link and passcode, please contact the EASG at easg@warwick.ac.uk

Wed 16 Feb 2022, 12:47 | Tags: Front, Staff, PhD, MA, International Relations and Security, Research

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