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.

IAS Masterclasses are designed to be cross-disciplinary and submissions are welcome across all relevant disciplines. Participants are encouraged to discuss their research within the framework of the stated topic. 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.


4 June
Flat Pack Genomes: Self-Assembly Made Easy
An IAS masterclass with the Pioneers of HiC A/Prof Erez Lieberman Aiden, Director of The Center for Genome Architecture, Baylor College of Medicine and Dr Olga Dudchenko, co-founder and Zookeeper, DNA Zoo Consortium, Baylor College of Medicine.

14 June
Everyday Life as a Methodological Challenge: household, gender and materiality
A masterclass with Svante Norrhem, Associate Professor of History at Lund University and 2019 UWA Institute of Advanced Studies Visiting Fellow.