Externally funded research projects

These research projects are currently funded and underway in the department.

You can also see a list of research projects where funding has ceased, but dissemination activities may still be ongoing.

Awarded To

Project Title

Sponsor

Start date

Associate Professor William Gallois
Dr Billie Jeanne Brownlee
The Micropolitics of refugee crisis management: the case of Lebanon's municipalities Arts and Humanities Research Council 31 January 2017
Professor Robert Gleave Understanding Sharia - Perfect Past / Imperfect Present
(www.usppip.eu)
Humanities in the European Research Area (HERA) 1 September 2016
Professor Robert Gleave LAWALISI: Law, Authority and Learning in Imami Shi'ite Islam European Commission 1 September 2016
Professor Timothy Insoll Archaeological research on the origins of Harar, Ethiopia Fondation Max Van Berchem 1 September 2016
Professor Timothy Insoll Becoming Muslim: Conversion to Islam and Islamisation in Eastern Ethiopia European Commission 1 September 2016
Professor Robert Gleave URL:Understanding Religion and Law
(http://www.britishfatwas.co.uk/)
GW4 Accelerator Fund 1 July 2016
Dr Christina Phillips
BRISMES
Early Career Middle Eastern Studies Research Network (MESnet)
(http://socialsciences.exeter.ac.uk/iais/research/projects/mesnet/)
British Academy 1 April 2015
Professor Gareth Stansfield
Professor Stefan Wolf (University of Birmingham)
Understanding and Managing Intra-State Territorial Contestation: Iraq's Disputed Territories in Comparative Perspective
(http://www.disputedterritories.org/)
Economic and Social Research Council 1 March 2015
Professor Ilan Pappé Centre for Palestine Studies Sheikh Abdullah 1 February 2015
Emeritus Professor Dionisius A. Agius FBA, Dr Alex Mallett
Co-Invesigator: Dr Catherine Rider (History, University of Exeter)
Magic in Malta 1605: The Moorish Slave Sellem Bin Al-Sheikh Mansur and the Roman Inquisition
(http://socialsciences.exeter.ac.uk/iais/research/projects/magicinmalta1605/)
Arts and Humanities Research Council 1 July 2014
Professor Christine Allison
Prof Albert de Jong (University of Leiden)
The Worlds of Mandaean Priests
(http://socialsciences.exeter.ac.uk/iais/research/projects/mandaeanpriests/)
Arcadia Fund 1 October 2013