SCR Public Lectures

Our aim is to provide topical, research based lectures which are accessible to staff and students from a wide range of disciplines. Suggestions for speakers for the lecture series are welcomed. If you, or a visiting colleague, wish to be involved in our lecture series, please email the SCR President.

Our Next Lecture

22 February 2018: “Chemistry between the sheets: At life’s origin”, presented by Professor Chris Greenwell, Durham University.

Past Lectures

27 April 2017: “Electricity and Life”, presented by Professor Stuart Wilson, School of Medicine, Pharmacy and Health, Durham University.

9 December 2015: “Robert Hooke – a rough but brilliant diamond”, presented by Prof. Sir Arnold Wolfendale FRS, Department of Physics, Durham University, 14th Astronomer Royal.

18 November 2015: “The Big Issue: a hand up and not a hand out”, presented by the CEO of The Big Issue, Stephen Robertson.