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Centre for Family Research

Centre for Family Research Seminar Series. Tuesdays, 11am-12pm. Join us in person at the Old Cavendish Building, Free School Lane, or sign up via Eventbrite to join us online:

Centre for Family Research Seminar Series


Our talks

The Centre for Family Research seminars enable researchers to share findings with staff, PhD students and guests with similar research interests, and those from related areas.

All talks run from 11am-12pm on Tuesdays (unless otherwise stated) and are open to anybody to attend in person or online (see below for details).. 

Date Speaker Title (click each one for more information)
28th November, 2023  Chika Ezeugwu  Development of an observational tool to measure executive function in Nigeria 
16th January, 2024 Dr Alexandra Hendry  Empowering parents to foster children's early executive function development, in two different contexts 
30th January, 2024 Dr Christine O'Farrelly  Promoting mental health in the early years: Identifying the golden threads of effective parenting programmes.
6th February, 2024 Professor Nadja Reissland & Dr Staci Weiss BONUS SESSION! Foetal Behaviour and Development.
13th February, 2024 Professor Bin-Bin Chen BONUS SESSION! No Longer the One-Child Family: Parenting and Sibling Relationships in China
27th February, 2024 Professor Rachel Hiller  Recognising and addressing the trauma-related mental health needs of young people in care.
12th March, 2024 Professor Nick Midgley The InCLUDE Project: Making Research in Foster and Kinship Care Inclusive and Accessible
30th April, 2024 Dr Abdellah Fourtassi BONUS SESSION! The Impact of AI on Language Acquisition Research
14th May, 2024 Kavya Neeba and Nicola Buckley BONUS SESSION! Bridging Research & Policy: An Introduction to Centre for Science & Policy (CSaP)
21st May, 2024 Dr Laurel Fish & Dr Livia Bernardi  Baseline findings from the Children of the 2020s Study
4th June, 2024 Dr Jasmin Wertz Parenting and the intergenerational transmission of inequality


How to attend in person

Our CFR Seminars are normally held in the Old Cavendish Building Ground Floor Seminar Room, Centre for Family Research, Free School Lane / New Museums Site (unless otherwise stated), and are open to all.


How to attend online

Please request the link by email to, or sign up via Eventbrite.