Past Event

Sussex Development Lectures

Navigating uncertainty with epistemic justice – reflections for higher education institutions

28 October 2021 17:00–18:30


In this lecture, Professor Boni will develop an approach to epistemic justice based on insights from the collective book Participatory Research, Capabilities and Epistemic Justice – a Transformative Agenda for Higher Education. Followed by a discussion on what the epistemic justice approach can bring to the politics of uncertainty field, illustrated with some examples from higher education institutions in the Global South and North.


  • Alejandra Boni, Deputy Director of Ingenio, Politecnico de Valencia, Spain (CSIC – UPV). Professor at the Departamento de Proyectos de Ingeniería (Dpt. of Projects Engineering) at the U. Politécnica de Valencia.


  • Matias Ramirez, Senior Lecturer in Management (SPRU – Science Policy Research Unit), Senior Lecturer in Management (Business and Management).


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