UEL Research News

The latest research news and events from the University of East London

Violence and Understanding in Gaza

An examination of the 2008/09 conflict in Gaza has highlighted the ‘metaphorical’ war that was also taking place between British broadsheet newspapers during that time. The armed conflict between the … Continue reading

September 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

UEL leads development of new research into conflict prevention in the Western Balkans

The University of East London is leading the development of a possible new international research collaboration to explore conflict prevention alternatives for the Western Balkans. The policy-relevant COPA (Conflict Prevention … Continue reading

July 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

How can the government use social media effectively?

Social media can help government officials to understand, prepare for and manage a major disaster, but is less effective when used as an official warning. That was the advice given … Continue reading

June 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

UEL featured at the Venice Architecture Biennale

A new piece of contemporary architecture located in the prestigious Loggia of the Ducal Palace in San Marco square has created a new connection between London and Venice, cementing three … Continue reading

June 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

THE reports on UEL austerity conference

Read more about how UEL researchers have been addressing the impact of austerity on the Times Higher Education website in its coverage of the ‘Living with the Cuts’ conference. The … Continue reading

June 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

UEL Research Conference 2014

UEL is pleased to be hosting its 6th annual Research Conference. This one-day annual event is a celebration of the innovative research taking place across the institution and a chance … Continue reading

June 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

PhD Studentships 2014

As part of its ongoing investment in research, the University of East London  is offering 10 fully-funded research studentships across a range of subject areas. The scholarships include tuition fees … Continue reading

June 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Seminar: Common Ground: Democracy & Collectivity in an Age of Individualism

18 June 2014, 6-8pm This public seminar, marking the launch of Jeremy Gilbert’s book Common Ground (Pluto Press),  will discuss the relationship between collectivity, individuality, affect and agency today, asking … Continue reading

June 5, 2014 · Leave a comment