How does gender shape our lives?

8th November 2017 – ESRC Festival of Social Science public event, The Pankhurst Centre, 60-62 Nelson Street, Manchester

How does gender shape our lives? …What influences dads to be more involved in their children’s care?


Fathers, family and gender in the workplace: pursuing pathways to research impact and engagement

1 November 2017 – Lancaster University Conference Centre, Lancaster

What makes fathers involved in their children’s care? Analysing paternal involvement from nine months to seven years post birth


Transitionto parenthood in a cross-cultural context (TRIAD) Researcher workshop: Pathways to Impact

9 October 2017 – University of Manchester, Manchester

The example of our research partnership withWorking Families


Instituto Superior de Ciências Sociais e Políticas– special seminar

18 September 2017– Instituto Superior de Ciências Sociais e Políticas,University of Lisbon, Portugal

What influences paternal involvement in childcare over the child’s lifecourse?


ESPAnet 2017 – 15th Annual ESPAnet Conference

14 – 15 September2017 – University of Lisbon, Portugal

Flexibility and fatherhood in Europe


European Sociological Association – 13th Conference 2017

29 August – 1 September 2017 – Athens, Greece

Developing a measure of paternal involvement in childcare


Fathers Network Scotland – How Employers Can #DadUp

21 June 2017 – Lloyds Banking Group Head Office, The Mound, Edinburgh, EH1 1YZ

How do workplaces and work-family policy influence dads’ involvement athome?


TRIAD Researcher workshop: Transition to parenthood – conceptual and methodological issues

24 – 27 April 2017 – The University of Jyväskylä, Finland

Exploring ways of measuring paternal involvement through qualitative experiments with fathers


British Sociological Association

4 – 6 April 2017 – The University of Manchester, UK

Does paternal involvement in childcare prevent relationship breakdown in married and cohabiting heterosexual couples?


Working Families Manchester Breakfast Briefing

6December 2016 – RBS, 1 Spinningfields Square, Manchester, M3 3AP

What makes fathers involved in their children’s upbringing? Colette Fagan and Helen Norman.


Working Families Researcher Network Conference

23-25June 2016 – Capitol Hilton, Washington, D.C

Which fathers are involved in looking after their children? Investigating the relationship between paid work, attitudes and childcare