MIRS - Programme of Meetings

All meetings take place in Lecture Theatre LT33, Ground Floor, Manchester Metropolitan University Business School, All Saints Campus, Oxford Road, Manchester M15 6BH (near Oxford Road railway station).

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HRM: Tensions, Limits and (Potential) DemiseThursday 19 October 2017, 6pm

Arthur Priest Memorial Lecture/ Joint Meeting with the CIPD

Professor Tony Dundon

Professor of Human Resource Management and Employment Relations, Alliance Manchester Business School, University of Manchester

Extraordinary Times in Politics and Society Thursday 16 November 2017, 6pm

Andy Beckett

Guardian journalist author of When the Lights Went Out: Britain in the Seventies (2009) and Promised You a Miracle: Why 1980–82 Made Modern Britain (2015)

The Gig Economy and Employment RelationsThursday 30 November 2017, 6pm

Alex Wood

Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford

Facts and the Fixes: Jobs and Employment Relations Thursday 1 February 2018, 6pm

Faiza Shaheen

Director, Centre for Labour and Social Studies

Brexit and the Future of Employment RightsThursday 1 March 2018, 6pm

Joint Meeting with the Industrial Law Society

Professor Catherine Barnard Professor of EU Law and Employment Law, Trinity College, University of Cambridge and Professor Keith Ewing, Professor of Law, Kings College, London

Discrimination Law: Limitations and Future ChallengesThursday 12 April 2018, 6pm

Professor Sandra Fredman

Rhodes Professor of the Laws of the British Commonwealth and the USA Pembroke College, University of Oxford

Framing Work: Competing Analytical Perspectives on Employment Relations3 May 2018, 6pm

Shirley Lerner Memorial Lecture

Professor Edmund Heery

Professor of Employment Relations, Cardiff Business School, University of Cardiff

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