CERIC Doctoral Conference 2018

On Wednesday 20 June 2018 we held our annual CERIC Doctoral Conference (#CERICphd2018), organised by CERIC doctoral researchers Felix SchulzLydia Suleh and CERIC Associate Fellow Antonios Panagiotakopoulos.


The day began with a keynote on the Gig Economy by Professor Chris Forde. This was followed by a diverse programme and stimulating range of high quality papers on the conference theme of ‘Inequalities in the Workplace’. Topics included: disability and employment, workplace stress, pay inequality and skills. 30 researchers attended the conference from institutions across the UK.


The Prizes for the Best paper presentations were awarded to:

Joint First Prize: Marina Boulos & Maisie Roberts (both CERIC)  

Second Prize: Emma Partlow (University of Birmingham)


The Prize for the Best Poster Presentation was awarded jointly to:

Meenakshi Sarkar (CERIC) and Sophie Morrell (University of Bradford). 

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