The IAS Masterclass provides an opportunity for postgraduate students and early career researchers to meet and discuss their research with a distinguished scholar who is visiting UWA.

Participants will discuss their research within the framework of the stated topic, which will then be opened for discussion by the group. 

IAS Masterclasses are cross-disciplinary and submissions are welcome across all relevant disciplines. Interested postgraduate students, early career researchers and academics from all Perth universities are invited to attend.

Masterclasses are free, but registration is essential. To register, select the masterclass listed below that you wish to attend.

Masterclasses

August

DateMasterclass TopicPresenter
23 AugustThe Archival Lens: interrogating psychology on screenKathryn Millard, Professor of Screen and Creative Arts, Macquarie University.
30 AugustDissemination: The Photograph and its ImageProfessor Geoffrey Batchen, Art History, Victoria University

September

DateMasterclass TopicPresenter
7 SeptemberBuilding a New Life in Australia: the Longitudinal Study of Humanitarian MigrantsDeborah Kikkawa, Research Officer, National Centre for Longitudinal Data, Department of Social Services
8 SeptemberBuilding a New Life in Australia Data WorkshopDeborah Kikkawa, Research Officer, National Centre for Longitudinal Data, Department of Social Services
8 SeptemberThe Ambitions of Enquiry: knowledge, truth and understandingA. C. Grayling, Professor of Philosophy, New College of the Humanities, London

October

DateMasterclass TopicPresenter
27 OctoberBackstage PassDave Warner, professional musician, playwright, screenwriter, and novelist.