Date: TBC Unfortunately due to unforeseen events, we have had to postpone this event. We will update with new details as soon as possible.
In our opening event focusing on Cultures of Care in Higher Education – held on June 11th, 2021 – we asked “How do we care at work?”Our invited contributors responded to this question through a variety of lenses and from differing positions; however, some key unifying themes emerged. Amongst these was the importance of unknowing, ambivalence, vulnerability, trust, and unlearning. Going forwards we’d like to explore these further, both within and beyond the context of Higher Education. Our next networking event, on Friday 3rd December plans to do this under the umbrella title of “Tolerating Uncertainty”. We are delighted to welcome a group of wonderful speakers, who again, come from quite different disciplinary backgrounds, but who share interests in this compelling human theme:
Lorenzo Zucca Tolerating or embracing uncertainty?
Professor of Law and Philosophy, King’s College London
Flora Smyth Zahra Learning to care – educating for uncertainty
Clinical Senior Lecturer Interdisciplinarity & Innovation Dental Education, King’s College London
Luca Vigano Formal(?) models of uncertainty
Professor and Head of the Cybersecurity Group of the Department of Informatics, King’s College London
Mark Freeston Title TBC
Professor of Clinical Psychology, Project lead UNiCORN, Newcastle University
More details coming soon