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.

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Dr Katharine Tyler, Professor Susan Banducci, Dr Travis Coan, Professor Dan Stevens
Dr Cathrine Degnen (Newcastle, Anthropology). Research Fellows - Joshua Blamire and Laszlo Horvath
Identity, Belonging and the Role of the Media in Brexit Britain Economic and Social Research Council 1 September 2018
Professor Susan Molyneux-Hodgson
Green Biologics Ltd (project lead, Dr Liz Johnson); BioExtractions (Wales) Ltd; Dynamic Extractions Ltd
The ReAlChem-Responsible Innovation Project Innovate UK 1 August 2017
Professor John Dupré, Dr Gemma Anderson
Dr James Wakefield, Biosciences, University of Exeter
Representing Biology as Process Arts and Humanities Research Council 1 January 2017
Professor Susan Molyneux-Hodgson
Dr Claire Corkhill (University of Sheffield, project lead)
Critical Analysis of Spent Fuel Structure in Radionuclide Release Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council 1 October 2016
Dr Eric Lybeck The Academic Self: Changes in University Expectations since 1800 Leverhulme Trust 1 September 2016
Professor Sabina Leonelli
Professor Rachel Ankeny (University of Adelaide) (Project Lead); Professor Michael Dietrich (Arizona State University)
Organisms and Us: How Living Things Help Us to Understand Our World Australian Research Council 1 January 2016
Professor Susan Molyneux-Hodgson
Academic research partners: Universities of York (PI: Prof. Gavin H. Thomas); Sheffield, Nottingham and Cambridge Industrial partnerships: Lucite International, Green Biologics, Ingenza, and CPI.
The DETOX-Responsible Innovation Project BBSRC 1 January 2016
Professor Sabina Leonelli The Epistemology of Data-Intensive Science European Research Council 1 March 2014

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