GCRF and Newton Funding won by the University

  • GCRF & Newton funding updated October 2019BRAZIL-UK Healthy Urban Mobility (HUM)

    Principal Investigator Tim Jones, School of the Built Environment, Faculty of TDE, partnering with colleagues from Federal University of Santa Catarina and Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UK share £336,241 from Newton ESRC; Brazil share R$ 1,440,292.44) 2016-2019

    Structure - Function Relationships in Protozoan Parasites Utilising High Resolution 3D Bioimaging

    Principal Investigator Sue Vaughan, Department of Biological and Medical Sciences, Faculty of HLS, partnering with colleagues from Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UK share from Newton MRC £160,569; Brazil share from the MRC £169,411 held in UK for the partner to draw upon) 2016-2019

    Global engagement event in Colombia

    Principal Investigator Clare Martin, School of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics, Faculty of TDE, GCRF RCUK travel grant 2017

    Gene Therapy Applications for Human Organ and Cell Transplantation: recovery of organs using new-generation, recombinant gene-delivery vectors and machine perfusion preservation

    Principal Investigators Robert Possee & Linda King, Department of Biological & Medical Sciences, Faculty of HLS, with colleagues from National Medical Centre "20 de Noviembre" in Mexico (UK share from Newton Academy of Medical Sciences £30,196; Mexico share £111,000) 2018-2021

    From education to employment? Trajectories in protracted displacement for young people in Lebanon

    Principal Investigator Cathrine Brun, CENDEP, Faculty of TDE, with colleagues from Lebanon and refugees from Syria and Palestine. (UK share from the GCRF ESRC £368,117) 2018-2021

    Extracellular vesicles and non-cellular RNA: roles in health and neglected tropical diseases

    Principal Investigator Dave Carter, Department of Biological & Medical Sciences, Faculty of HLS, with colleagues in Brazil, Malaysia, Thailand and Turkey (UK share from Newton British Council £31,971) Workshops 2015-2018

    Histories of publishing under apartheid in South Africa

    Principal Investigator Caroline Davis, Faculty of TDE, with colleagues in South Africa 2018-2020 Newton British Academy Fellowship

    The social and economic integration of refugees to the host societies

    Principal Investigator Levent Altinay, Oxford Brookes Business School, with colleagues in Turkey (UK share from Newton British Academy £23,277) 2018-2020

    Criticality analysis of energetic control in diabetic gait (CARDIGAN)

    Principal Investigators Arantza Aldea, Faculty of TDE (UK share of Newton British Council £77,507) and Helen Dawes, MOReS, Faculty of HLS (UK share of £19,774) with colleagues in Mexico, 2019-2020

    TsetseNET: developing scientific capacity through an interdisciplinary international network for tsetse fly research

    Principal Investigator, Sue Vaughan, Department of Biological & Medical Sciences, Faculty of HLS, with colleagues in Ghana (UK share of GCRF Academy of Medical Sciences £23,600) 2019-2020

    Cloud-based tools for diabetes management and research in Columbia

    Principal Investigator Clare Martin, School of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics, Faculty of TDE with colleagues in Columbia (UK share of GCRF Academy of Medical Sciences £4,900) 2019-2020

    Residential building energy demand reduction in India (RESIDE)

    Principal Investigator Rajat Gupta, School of Built Environment, Faculty of TDE, with colleagues in India (UK share of Newton EPSRC £605,487) 2017-2021

    Rewriting prehistory in Jordan

    Principal Investigator Bill Finlayson, Department of Social Sciences, Faculty of HSS, with colleagues in Jordan (UK share of Newton AHRC £202,377) 2019-2022

    Learning building performance evaluation for improved design and engineering (Learn-BPE)

    Principal Investigator Rajat Gupta, School of Architecture, Faculty of TDE, with colleagues in India (UK share of Newton Royal Academy of Engineering £24,950) 2017-2019

    Self-recovery housing for development scaling up, crisis preparedness and humanitarian shelter response

    Principal Investigator Cathrine Brun, CENDEP, Faculty of TDE, with colleagues across many DAC countries (UK share of GCRF EPSRC Translation Funding £690,143) 2019-2021

    Scaling up effective language interventions in inner city schools in Brazil

    Principal Investigator Dianne Newbury. Faculty of HLS with colleagues from the University of Oxford and the Universidade Federal De Sao Paulo (OBU share of British academy funding £82,294)