The Floodplain Meadows Partnership, led by Prof. David Gowing, has been awarded grants by the Eranda Foundation, the Daphne Jackson Foundation and the Esmee Fairbairn Foundation.
Dr Joe Smith has been awarded a £1.47M large grant on the project titled Stories of Change: Exploring energy and community in the past, present and future related to the AHRC's Connected Communitie
The training will be delivered in three short modules, and will provide opportunities for participants to share their research and explore case studies from contemporary social science research in small groups, facilitated by experienced
Dr Joe Smith (PI), Dr George Revill and Dr Zdenek Zdrahal (Co-Is), and Dr Kim Hammond (RA) have been awarded a £460,000 AHRC grant for the project: 'Earth in Vision: BBC coverage of environmental change 1960-2010' which explores environmental change through the BBC archives.
Dr Melissa Butcher and European partners Prof. Christiane Brosius (University of Heidelberg) and Prof. Jeroen De Kloet (University of Amsterdam) have been awarded a €970,000 HERA grant for their project exploring the gendered geographies of Delhi and Shanghai.
Spirited Stoke is an AHRC-funded research project led by Dr Sara MacKian (Faculty of Health and Social Care), Professor Steve Pile (Faculty of Social Sciences), and and Dr Nadia Bartolini, Research Associate.
A $183,096 grant has been awarded for the project 'Tracing modes of infrastructure, financing and their effects on cities' run by Dr Michael Pryke, Prof John Allen and Prof Phillip O'Neil.
Congratulations to Dr Theo Papaioannou for being awarded a Leverhulme grant on his research project titled "Unpacking the role of industry associations in diffusion and governance of health innovations in developing countries".
Congratulations to Dr William Gosling (Open University), Dr Wes Fraser (Oxford Brookes), Dr Barry Lomax (Nottingham) for having been awarded a NERC funding grant.
Sarah Neal is Co-Investigator on the new ESRC funded research project Adults' and children's friendships across social class and ethnic difference.
The two year ESRC funded project Creating Hackney as Home: Young People as Participatory Researchers and Publics is working with a group of young people in the London Borough of Hackney.
Together with P.I. Dr Carlos Andres Lopez Galviz (University of London), Dr Nadia Bartolini (formerly of OU Geography, now with OU HSC) has been awarded a £43,754.45 Care for the Future Early Career Developmental Awards by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) .
The research project Living Multiculture: the new geographies of ethnicity and the changing formations of multiculture in England examines the current and emergent spatial and social formations of multiculture in