MIRS - Programme of Meetings

All meetings take place in G27, Ground Floor, Manchester Metropolitan University Business School, All Saints Campus, Oxford Road, Manchester M15 6BH (near Oxford Road railway station).

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Reducing the Disability Employment Gap in Britain Thursday 17 October 2019, 6pm

Arthur Priest Memorial Lecture/ Joint Meeting with the CIPD

Professor Kim Hoque

Professor of HRM, University of Warwick

Independent Trade Unions: Organising Precarious Workers and Winning Thursday 14 November 2019, 6pm

Henry Chango Lopez

President, Independent Workers Union of Great Britain

Discussant: Dr Gabriella Alberti, University of Leeds

Work, Technology and What Counts: Surveillance and Monitoring and Worker ResponsesThursday 30 January, 2020, 6pm

Please note: the date of this meeting has been changed to January 30, 2020.

Dr Phoebe Moore

Associate Professor, Political Economy & Technology, University of Leicester School of Business and Guest Research Fellow, WZB Weizenbaum Institute for the Networked Society

Individual Labour and Equality Rights at Work Through the Lens of Bullying and Harassment Thursday 13 February 2020, 6pm

Joint meeting with the Industrial Law Society

Professor Lizzie Barmes

Professor of Labour Law, Queen Mary University

Employment Relations in the Informal Economy? The Spatial Dynamics That Shape the Presence of Hand Car Washes law?Thursday 19 March 2020, 6pm

Ian Clark (Professor of HRM), James Hunter (Principal Lecturer in Public Policy), Richard Pickford (Knowledge Exchange and Impact Officer), and Huw Fearnall-Williams (Lecturer in HRM and OB)

Nottingham Trent University

Union Organising and Power: Is This The Missing Link in Union Revitalisation?14 May 2020, 6pm

Shirley Lerner Memorial Lecture

Professor Jane Holgate

Professor of Work and Employment Relations, University of Leeds

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