School of Social Sciences

Official Launch of Monash Gender and Family Violence Prevention Centre

We are delighted to invite you to the launch of the Monash Gender and Family Violence Prevention Centre. The Centre signals Monash University’s commitment in response to the rising awareness of family violence as the most common form of violence against women and the momentum towards transformative change arising from Victoria’s landmark Royal Commission into…

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Dr Asher Flynn Named the 2018 Winner of the Capstone Editing Carer’s Travel Grant for Academic Women

We are very pleased to announce that Monash Criminology’s Dr Asher Flynn has been named the 2018 Winner of the Capstone Editing Carer’s Travel Grant for Academic Women. Capstone Editing recognise that a major requirement of academics is that they undertake research-related travel. Academics are expected to attend and present their work at interstate and…

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New Book by Asher Flynn Featured in The Age

Monash Criminology’s Dr Asher Flynn’s latest book, Plea Negotiations: Pragmatic Justice in an Imperfect World (2018, Palgrave MacMillan), co-authored with Monash Law Emeritus Professor Arie Freiberg, was featured in an article written by Walkley-award winning crime writer and columnist, John Silvester, in The Age on 1 September. The article, entitled ‘Let’s Make a Deal’ describes…

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Leanne Weber: National Social Sciences Week star in refugee and asylum seeker public discussion events

Australian Research Council Future Fellow in the policing of internal borders and Co-Director of the Border Crossing Observatory, Leanne Weber will be in discussion with leading public intellectual Emeritus Professor Robert Manne, on the responsibility of Australian intellectuals towards the refugees on Nauru and Manus Island, and the different ways that social scientists can try to influence others…

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Arts Honours 2019 – Information Sessions

Are you thinking about doing your Honours with Monash Arts in 2019? Information sessions for will be held this September and October at our Caulfield and Clayton campuses. Please see the listing below for session details.   English as an International Language, Languages, Linguistics, and Literary Studies Clayton: Wednesday 12 Sept, 12.00-12.45pm Room S11, 16…

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