A new video by the CILIA-LGBTQI+ project out now

August 18, 2021
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The CILIA LGBTQI+ Lives video is focused on how sexual and gender diversity is seen and experienced in everyday life in Portugal. Taking into account what has changed and what remains the same, they advance recommendations and demonstrate the importance of life course evidence-based research.   Watch the video here!   CILIA LGBTQI+ Lives, film … Read more

Modelling the LGBTQ workplace for new insights and understanding

June 1, 2021
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In Episode 9 of Series 3 of the DIAL Podcast, Professor Andrew King and Matt Hall from DIAL’s CILIA-LGBTQI+ research programme discuss their work exploring how Agent Based Modelling (ABM) can contribute to the study of LGBTQ lives, and conversely, how theory and insights from LGBTQ studies can inform the practice of ABM.

Antenatal steroids: are there links with mental and behaviour problems later on?

May 11, 2021
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In Episode 8 of Series 3 of the DIAL Podcast, Katri Räikkönen from Helsinki University and a member of DIAL’s PremLife project, talks about her research investigating whether the babies of mothers who whilst pregnant are prescribed steroid drugs, because of concerns around premature births, are more likely to develop behavioural and mental disorders later on. … Read more

CILIA LGBTQI+ project’s presentation on Queering Generations

April 28, 2021
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In the British Sociological Association’s Annual Conference of 2021, Matthew Hall delivered findings from the CILIA LGBTQI+ project’s lifecourse interviews and presented an upcoming book chapter by him and Andrew King, which explores the concept of ‘Queer Generations’. The presentation outlined how LGBTQI+ lives present a challenge to traditional and normative ways of thinking about … Read more

A new blog post by the CILIA-LGBTQI+ project out now

April 21, 2021
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In CILIA-LGBTQI+ project’s new blog post titled Doing the Work of Impact, project’s advisory group member Milo Chesnut discusses the importance of increasing the use and impact of research, and emphasises the importance of enlisting stakeholders and members of key communities early on in a project to help ensure that findings reach communities that may … Read more

A new blog post by CILIA-LGBTQI+ project explores the connections between life courses and literate lives

April 13, 2021
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In CILIA-LGBTQI+ project’s blog post, Dr. Navan Govender explores the connections between lifecourses and the literate lives we lead. Dr. Govander asks what might the value be in recognising the literate lives we actually lead – considering the continued, and persistent, dominance of heteropatriarchal and cisnormativities, as well as the various ways in which they … Read more

LIFETRACK project’s special issue on secondary school tracking and labour market outcomes

March 19, 2021
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The journal Longitudinal and Life Course Studies has published a very interesting special issue on secondary school tracking and labour market outcomes prepared by the LIFETRACK project. The special issue includes the following papers: Editorial by Steffen Schindler. An article examining upper secondary school tracking, labour market outcomes, and intergenerational inequality in Denmark by Jesper Fels … Read more

A new CILIA-LGBTQI+ blog post ‘LGBTQI+ in higher education: the queer business of ‘diverse subjects’’

February 10, 2021
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A new blog post by Yvette Taylor and Matson Lawrence of the CILIA-LGBTQI+ project relates to and builds upon the themes of the online event ‘LGBT+ in Higher Education: Building networks, making change’, which was held on 21st October 2020 in collaboration with STEM Equals project (watch the recording of the event here). Taylor and … Read more

A new CILIA podcast episode – Sex Education: Experiences, Practices and Policies in the ‘Whirlwind’

January 15, 2021
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In a new episode of the CILIA podcast series, Yvette Taylor, professor in the School of Education, University of Strathclyde,  speaks to Lucy Whitehouse who is the founder and director of Fumble, which is a sex education charity in the UK. Fumble makes digital resources on sex, relationships, healthy bodies, puberty, and mental health, co-creating … Read more

Mums who smoke and their baby’s birthweight

December 9, 2020
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In Episode 7 of Series 3 of the DIAL Podcast, Rita Pereira from the Erasmus University in Rotterdam and a member of DIAL’s Gene Environment Interplay in the Generation of Health and Education Inequalities(GEIGHEI) project, talks about her research looking at the links between mothers’ smoking and their baby’s birthweight. The Interplay between Maternal Smoking and … Read more

Dynamics of Inequality Across the Life-course (DIAL) is a multi-disciplinary research programme consisting of thirteen European projects. The projects examine the sources, structures and consequences of inequalities in contemporary societies. The programme is funded by NORFACE for the period 2017–2021.

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