Magazine article Times Higher Education

Grant Winners: News

Magazine article Times Higher Education

Grant Winners: News

Article excerpt

LEVERHULME TRUST

Research Project Grants

Social sciences

Award winner: David Simon Cowan

Institution: University of Bristol

Value: Pounds 71,686

Shared ownership: crisis moments

Award winner: Carolyn Hoyle

Institution: University of Oxford

Value: Pounds 110,338

Last resorts: decisions and discretion at the Criminal Cases Review Commission

Award winner: Netta Weinstein

Institution: University of Essex

Value: Pounds 189,478

Motivational prosody: a new approach to understanding motivational communication

Sciences

Award winner: Paul McGraw

Institution: University of Nottingham

Value: Pounds 238,184

The effect of abnormal visual experience early in life on cortical representation

Early Career Fellowships

These offer salary costs for researchers at the beginning of their academic careers, providing them with the opportunity for advancement and enabling them to undertake significant pieces of original publishable research. The awards are worth up to 50 per cent of each fellow's salary to a limit of Pounds 23,000.

Award winner: Corisande Fenwick

Institution: University of Leicester

Empire, emperor and Church: Imperialism and religion in the new Byzantine West

Award winner: Stefanie Frank

Institution: University of Kent

Engineering bacterial microcompartments for recombinant protein production

Award winner: Jenny Preston

Institution: Soas, University of London

Book project: art and dissent in 18th-century Japan

ROYAL SOCIETY

University Research Fellowships

Award winner: Diego Altamirano

Institution: University of Southampton

Value: Pounds 425,084

Accretion on to compact objects: extreme physics at the Eddington rates

Award winner: Vladimir Dokchitser

Institution: University of Warwick

Value: Pounds 379,737

Special values of L-functions and arithmetic

Award winner: Gavin Thomas

Institution: University of Sheffield

Value: Pounds 433,218

Understanding variation in evolutionary rates on the tree of life

Award winner: Suzuki Vidal

Institution: Imperial College London

Value: Pounds 467,441

Strong magnetised shocks: a new regime in laboratory plasma astrophysics

IN DETAIL

Award winner Brian Rappert

Institution University of Exeter

Value Pounds 123,228

Beyond the digital divide: sharing research data across developing and developed countries

This project seeks to understand current data-sharing practices (formal and informal) among scientists in developing countries and identify how practices differ in working with different types of data including non- clinical human data, non-human data and in silico (computer) data. …

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