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PESP Invisible College 2015

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This year’s PESP Invisible College takes place on Monday 14th September, at Queen’s University Belfast. The day’s programme is a full, exciting, and interactive one that practitioners and scholars will enjoy.


10.30-11.00  Arrival and tea/coffee

11.00-11.10  Welcome by the SIG convenor (Tony Macfadyen)

11.10 – 12.30  Scholar Lecture: ‘Gender and heteronormativity in PE and sport: illusive,   ambiguous and practically impossible to influence?’ Professor Håkan   Larson, GIH, The Swedish School of Sport & Health Sciences, Sweden.

12.30 -12.45  Announcement of the PESP Paper of the Year, and Best Reviewer Award

12.45-13.45  Lunch and networking opportunities

13.45- 14.45  Writing High quality international journal papers –what really matters and   what is 3* research?

14.45 15.00   Break

15.00 – 15.20  Launch of the Ireland-United Kingdom Self-Study Research Network.

15.20 – 16.00  Ireland-United Kingdom Self-Study Research Network keynote lecture:   ‘Cross-programmatic self-study research’ Dr. Tim Fletcher, Brock University

16.05 – 17.00 Roundtable discussions: self-study practices  in physical education, physical education teacher education, and coaching settings

17.00     Drinks reception

19.15     PESP SIG evening Social –meal and drinks