Date and Time
28th Apr 2014 00:00 –– 2nd May 2014 16:00
The Burn, Glenesk

The Scottish Graduate School of Social Science welcomes postgraduate research students to the following advanced training event:


Scottish Programme of Advanced Training for Social Anthropology PhD Students, STAR 1

28 April - 2 May 2014

The Burn, Glenesk



This workshop is specifically designed for postgraduate students in Social Anthropology departments in Scotland.

This event is student led and driven, and facilitated by staff from Edinburgh, St Andrews and Aberdeen (Dr Ian Harper, Dr Richard Baxstrom, Dr Arnar Arnarson, Dr Stephanie Bunn and Dr Mattia Fumanti). Students define the areas they want to explore and staff assist during this intensive pre-field work event. It is designed for all Social Anthropology students who are finishing their pre-field work training. Last year, this included sessions on:

  • Writing fieldnotes
  • Working with Archives
  • Sound and fieldwork


The course takes place at The Burn and is residential from midday on Monday 28 April until midday on Friday 2 May 2014. 

For any questions regarding this event, please contact Mhairi Aitkenhead



To register please go to Eventbrite.  

Last updated 25 Mar 2014 11:48am