Professorial Inaugural Lectures

The President and Vice-Chancellor is delighted to announce that we are resuming our Professorial Inaugural Lecture series in all of our Colleges. This will allow all of our new professors an opportunity to share their research with a broad audience, including members of the public, in the presence of family, invited friends and colleagues.

All lectures are open to the public and free to attend, each is followed by a reception. To book, please click on the link of your chosen lecture to book your place.

Forthcoming lectures

Summer Term 2020

  • THIS LECTURE HAS BEEN POSTPONED. Tuesday 21 April: Professor Carolyn Tarrant, Department of Health Sciences, Frank and Katherine May Lecture Theatre, Henry Wellcome Building, 5.30pm
  • THIS LECTURE HAS BEEN POSTPONED. Monday 27 April: Professor John Cromby, School of Business.  Brookfield Lecture Theatre, 5.30pm
  • THIS LECTURE HAS BEEN POSTPONED. Tuesday 28 April: Professor Jens Zinke, School of Geography, Geology and the Environment.  George Porter Lecture Theatre B, 5.30pm
  • THIS LECTURE HAS BEEN POSTPONED. Monday 4 May: Professor Richard Alexander, School of Physics and Astronomy.  George Porter Lecture Theatre B, 5.30pm
  • THIS LECTURE HAS BEEN POSTPONED. Tuesday 12 May: Professor John Gulliver, School of Geography, Geology and the Environment.  Bennett Lecture Theatre 2, 5.30pm
  • THIS LECTURE HAS BEEN POSTPONED. Monday 18 May: Professor Caroline Upton, School of Geography, Geology and the Environment.  Bennett Lecture Theatre 1, 5.30pm
  • THIS LECTURE HAS BEEN POSTPONED. Tuesday 19 May: Professor Ruth Young, School of Archaeology and Ancient History.   Bennett Lecture Theatre 2, 5.30pm
  • THIS LECTURE HAS BEEN POSTPONED. Tuesday 26 May: Professor Dan Ladley, School of Business.  Brookfield Lecture Theatre, 5.30pm
  • Monday 1 June: Professor Mark Wilkinson, School of Physics and Astronomy.  George Porter Lecture Theatre A, 5.30pm
  • Tuesday 2 June: Professor Lisanne Gibson, School of Museum Studies
  • THIS LECTURE HAS BEEN POSTPONED Tuesday 16 June: Professor Galina Mukamolova, Frank and Katherine May Lecture Theatre, Henry Wellcome Building, 5.30pm

Autumn Term

  • Monday 28 September: Professor Judith West, Leicester Medical School. 1.00pm online lecture (details to follow)
  • Tuesday 3 November: Professor William Toff, Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, 1pm, online lecture (details to follow)
  • Monday 7 December: Professor Galina Mukamolova, online lecture (details to follow)

Spring Term 2021

Summer Term 2021

  • Tuesday 20 April: Professor Carolyn Tarrant, Department of Health Sciences, Frank and Katherine May Lecture Theatre, Henry Wellcome Building, 5.30pm

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Time and place

Please check the start time and location of any lecture you want to attend as these vary.

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Contact

If you have any queries about any of these events, please contact inaugural@le.ac.uk