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Inspiring Women Seminar Series - Professor Francesca Stavrakopoulou

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Northcote House Ted Wragg

University of Exeter

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The Inspiring Women Seminar Series is a lunchtime event open to all women in Higher Education.

The seminars will take us on a journey through the latest academic research of each presenter, followed by an insight into her journey to academia including any obstacles encountered along the way. The presentation will be followed by time for questions, discussion and networking.

The event is free, but you must register on Eventbrite to secure your place.

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Professor Francesca Stavrakopoulou

Francesca is a Professor of Hebrew Bible and Ancient Religion in the Theology and Religion department of the University of Exeter. She studied Theology at the University of Oxford, where she also completed her doctorate. Francesca spent a further three years teaching and researching in Oxford, first as a Junior Research Fellow and then as the Career Development Fellow in the Faculty of Theology, before joining Exeter's Department of Theology and Religion in 2005. Her research is primarily focused on ancient Israelite and Judahite religions, and portrayals of the religious past in the Hebrew Bible.

Francesca has also undertaken various media activities, including writing and presenting the BBC 2 TV documentary series Bible's Buried Secrets. She has made regular appearances on BBC1's debate shows The Big Questions and Sunday Morning Live

Find out more about Francesca here or by following her on twitter @ProfFrancesca.


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