Lectures 2017-2018

SARTON CHAIR LECTURE 

    

Thursday, October 12, 2017, 4.OO PM.

Faculty of Engineering and Architecture

Location: Aula, Voldersstraat 9, 9000 Gent

Proximi : Prof. Johan Lagae en Prof. Maarten Delbeke (Department of Architecture and Urban Planning)

Prof. dr. Adrian Forty (The Barlett School of Architecture, London, GB): 'What makes architecture tick?'

   

Friday, October 13, 2017, 1.00 PM.

Location: Faculty of Engineeering and Architecture, Campus Boekentoren,  Aud. L, Jozef Plateaustraat 22, 9000 Gent

Proximi : Prof. Johan Lagae en Prof. Maarten Delbeke (Department of Architecture and Urban Planning)

Prof. dr. Adrian Forty (The Barlett School of Architecture, London, GB): 'The Limits of Drawing'

  

SARTON MEDALS 

   

Thursday, November 23, 2017, 4 PM.

Faculty of Law

Location: Campus Aula, NBIII, Universiteitstraat 4,9000 Gent

Proximus : Prof. Rik Opsommer (Department of Interdisciplinary Study of Law, Private Law and Business Law)

Prof. dr. Ignacio Czeguhn (Freie Universität Berlin, Germany): 'The German colonial companies in the 19th century'

  

Thursday, November 30, 2017, 4 PM.

Faculty of Arts and Philosophy

Location: Campus Boekentoren, Faculteitsraadzaal, Blandijnberg 2, 9000 Gent

Proximus : Prof. Erik Weber (Department of Philosophy & Moral Science)

Prof. dr. Friedrich Stadler (Universität Wien, Austria): 'George Sarton, Ernst Mach, and the Unity of Science Movement - A Case  Study in History and Philosophy of Science'

 

Thursday, December 14, 2017, 4 PM.

Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences

Location: Het Pand, Refter, Onderbergen 1, 9000 Gent

Proximus : Prof. dr. Dirk Matthijs en Prof. dr. Johan Vande Walle (Department of Pediatrics and medical genetics)

Prof. dr. Jules Leroy (Universiteit Gent, Belgium): 'Gent herontdekt Mendel'

 

Thursday, January 11, 2018, 4 PM.

Gentse Universitaire Musea

Location: Museum voor de Geschiedenis van de Wetenschappen, Campus De Sterre (S30), Krijgslaan 281, 9000 Gent

Proximus : dhr. Jeroen Vanden Berghe (Logistiek Beheerder Universiteit Gent)

Dhr. Patrick Allegaert  (Artistic advisor at Museum dr. Guislain, Ghent, Belgium): 'Museum Dr. Joseph Guislain. Communiceren over geschiedenis en de actualiteit van de psychiatrie

 

Thursday, February 8, 2018, 5 PM.

Faculty of Sciences

Location: Museum voor de Geschiedenis van de Wetenschappen, Campus De Sterre (S30), Krijgslaan 281, 9000 Gent

Proximus : Prof. Johan De Grave (Department of Geology)

Prof. dr. Peter Van den haute (Universiteit Gent, Belgium): 'De turbulente zoektocht naar de ouderdom van de aarde tijdens de 19e eeuw'

 

Thursday, March 8, 2018, 4.30 PM.

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

Location: Campus Merelbeke, Aud. B, Salisburylaan 133, 9820 Merelbeke

Proximus : Prof. Eric Cox (Department of Virology, parasitology and immunology)

Prof. dr. Bruno Goddeeris (KU Leuven, Belgium): 'The immunological tsunami at the end of the 19th century”: Paris versus Berlin'

 

Thursday, April 26, 2018, 4 PM.

Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences

Location: Campus Dunant, Auditorium 4, H. Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Gent

Proximus : Prof. Wouter Duyck (Department of Experimental Psychology)

Prof. dr. Marc Brysbaert (Universiteit Gent, Belgium): 'The emergence of psychology as a science: How American history writing created an illusion of psychology schools at war with each other'

 

Wednesday, May 16, 2018, 4.30 PM.

Faculty of Economics and Business Administration

Location: Campus Tweekerken, Auditorium Devreker, Tweekerkenstraat 2, 9000 Gent

Proximus : Prof. Frank Caestecker (Department of General Economics)

Prof. dr. Pedro Lains (Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal): 'European Economic History: the contribution of the periphery'

 

Thursday, May 31, 2018, 4 PM.

Faculty of Political and Social Sciences

Location: Campus Aula, John Vinckezaal, Korte Meer 5, 9000 Gent

Proximus : Prof. Raf Vanderstraeten (Department of Sociology)

Prof. dr. Kaat Wils (KU Leuven, Belgium): 'Hypnotism, Self and Society. A Historian’s Perspective'

  

SARTON MEDAL 2016-2017 (POSTPONED)

  

Thursday, May 31, 2018, 5 PM.

Faculty of Political and Social Sciences

Location: Campus Aula, John Vinckezaal, Korte Meer 5, 9000 Gent

Proximus : Prof. Raf Vanderstraeten (Department of Sociology)

Prof. John Peters (Yale University, USA): 'The Curious Power of Names'