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Visiting Fellowships 2018 Awards List

The British Academy has made 89 awards through its Visiting Fellowship Programme. The projects began in 2018.

Australia

Antonio Gonzalez Goldsmiths, University of London
Recreating Heritage Destruction: Exposing State Violence in Western Australia
£20,250.00

Erich Round University of Surrey
Canonical Phonology
£30,429.00

Jeannine Baker University of Sussex
Working for Auntie Beeb: Australian Women and Gendered Career Pathways at the BBC
£32,776.50

Jon Barnett University of Exeter
Spatial and Temporal Dimensions of Climate-Induced Resettlement
£21,622.50

Katrina Hutchison University of Bristol
Gender and the Impulse to Innovate: An Exploration of Female and Male Surgeons' Motivations and Experiences in Surgical Innovation and Research.
£13,440.00

David Smith London School of Economics and Political Science
Islam, Anti-Islamic Politics and the State in Liberal Democracies
£21,600.00

 

Austria

Elisabeth Gsottbauer University of Cambridge
Field Experiments on Social Preferences and Conservation Incentives
£31,190.00

 

Belgium

Aikaterini Florou Queen Mary University of London
International Investment Arbitration Post-Brexit: Challenges and Opportunities for the UK-EU Investment Relations
£14,550.00

 

Canada

Jens Zimmermann University of Oxford
Who Am I?: A Theological Account of Personhood
£31,342.00

Stephen Smith University of Cambridge
Rights, Wrongs, and Injustices: The Structure of Remedial Law
£5,006.25

Rachel Koopmans University of Kent
The Thomas Becket 'Miracle Windows' of Canterbury Cathedral
£32,902.50

Karen Knop London School of Economics and Political Science
Peace Cases and Peace Camps: A Study in Feminist International Law and Foreign Affairs Law
£11,250.00

Kelly O'Brien King's College London
Advancing Measurement of Disability to Promote Successful Aging with HIV: Strengthening Research Partnerships between the United Kingdom and Canada
£33,000.00

Lynette Reid University of Cambridge
Cancer Screening and the New Paradoxes of Preventive Medicine
£25,314.00

Rebecca Caines Queen's University Belfast
Fragile Devices: Improvisation and Community-Engagement in Sound Art and Interdisciplinary Performance
£18,093.00

Karsten Steinhauer Queen Mary University of London
Neurocognitive Investigations of Word Morphology and Phonology Using EventRelated Brain Potentials (ERPs) - OR: Electrophysiological Investigations of Morphology and Phonology in First and Second Language.
£26,850.00

 

Chile

Marcela Tenorio Delgado University College London
Exploration of Stigma Towards People with Intellectual Disabilities Disorders Across the Lifespan in the Chilean Context
£28,500.00

 

China

Di Zhu Goldsmiths, University of London
Consumer Culture of Middle Class Families in Metropolitan China: In the Process of Social Structural Changes
£21,090.00

Xiaodong Li University of Nottingham
Remote Sensing to Inform Sustainable Development
£24,600.00

Yu Dong University of Oxford
Agricultural Strategies in the Neolithic and Bronze Age Eastern China
£33,000.00

Xinping Guan University of Leeds
Inequality and Poverty: Issues and Policy Development in the UK and China
£21,592.50

Carol Chan University of Cambridge
Dialogic Teaching and Knowledge Building Supported by Technology
£12,297.00

Rongyu Su British Museum
The Use of Revolutionary Pattern–block Methods in Chinese Bronze Production: Invention and Dissemination in the 6th Century BC
£21,000.00

 

Colombia

Raquel Bernal Institute for Fiscal Studies
Understanding the Process of Early Human Capital Formation
£29,730.00

 

Cuba

Vivian Reigosa-Crespo University College London
Developmental Dyscalculia: Moving on from Brain/Genetic Research to Intervention
£17,250.00

 

Cyprus

Dimitrios Xefteris King's College London
Social Diversity and Redistribution Policies
£19,500.00

 

Denmark

Dominic Rainsford Royal Holloway, University of London
A Book of Numbers: Counting, Writing, and the Ethical
£15,375.00

Jennifer Cromwell University of Reading
The Use of Indigenous Languages in Conquest Societies
£20,985.00

Chiara Villa University of Bradford
Biological Anthropological Analysis of Inca Sacrificial Victims
£20,190.00

 

Egypt

Usama Gad School of Advanced Study, University of London
Digital Classics in Arabic
£33,000.00

 

Fiji

Danielle Watson Cardiff University
Examining Concepts for Understanding Expressed Positions on Crime
£25,808.43

 

France

Mariana Perez Torrescano Salgado Nottingham Trent University
Rethinking Business Ethics as Values-driven Habituation
£10,950.00

 

Germany

Ulrike Fasbender Birkbeck, University of London
Being Socially Mindful at Work: A Dyadic Approach to Understanding Intergenerational Contact and Coworker-Support Behaviour
£15,506.10

Andrea Hildebrandt University of Kent
The Construct Validity of Forensic Face-Matching Ability
£25,827.00

 

India

Rohit Jigyasu Loughborough University
Protecting Historic Urban Areas Using Historic Urban Landscapes Approach
£11,550.00

Sanjay Srivastava King's College London
Urban Futures: Satellite Mapping, Big Data and the Politics of Space at the Margins of the Indian City
£32,595.00

Irudaya Rajan Sebastian Northumbria University
International Migration and Inclusive Development in India
£25,149.00

Niladri Sekhar Dash University of Reading
Applying Psycholinguistics to Inform Language Production in Bangla
£11,993.00

Sahil Nijhawan ZSL Institute of Zoology
Multi-Disciplinary Investigation of Human-Tiger Relations Under Large-Scale Environmental and Demographic Changes in Northeast India
£29,790.00

Himanshu Himanshu London School of Economics and Political Science
A Village, a Country, a Subject: Palanpur, India, Development Economics
£33,000.00

 

Ireland

Isabella Jackson School of Oriental and African Studies
Slave-Girls and the Discovery of Female Childhood in Twentieth-century
£24,314.40

 

Italy

Cristian Mondello University of Warwick
The "ASINA Tokens" of the Fourth and Fifth Centuries AD. Religious "Tolerance" and "Intolerance" in Late Antiquity
£23,370.00

Gianfranco Agosti University of St Andrews
Everyday Poetry in Late Antiquity. Culture and Society in the Eastern Mediterranean Through the Lens of Greek Verse Inscriptions (3rd-7th century CE)
£14,306.25

Sara Sullam University of Reading
British Novels for European Readers, European novels for British Readers: A Working Hypothesis for the Anglo-Italian Case (1945-1965)
£27,907.50

Stefania Ermidoro Newcastle University
Unfolding a Victorian Archive. The Layard Collection at Newcastle University.
£30,487.50

 

Japan

Osamu Saito University of Cambridge
Rethinking the Role of Structural Change in Long-Run Economic Development
£27,693.00

 

Kenya

Duncan Omanga University of Cambridge
'Appointment with God'; Facebook, State-Surveillance and Extra Judicial Killings of Criminal Gangs in Eastlands Nairobi
£26,244.00

 

Mexico

Vidal Romero Leon London School of Economics and Political Science
Social and Security Impacts of Investment Projects in the Energy Sector.
£29,406.00

 

Netherlands

Onno van Nijf Royal Holloway, University of London
Sport, Identitities, and Connectivity in the Ancient World
£27,270.00

Barnita Bagchi Lancaster University
Transcultural Utopian Imagination and the Future: Tagore, Gandhi and India-Britain Entanglements in the Early 1930s
£8,085.00

 

New Zealand

Kevin Watson University of Liverpool
Accent and Identity in Liverpool: A Corpus Sociophonetic 'Big Data' Approach
£26,239.50

Sydney Shep University of Southampton
Fluid Geographies and Global Mobilities: Recovering Southampton's Translocal Book Trade Networks 1840-1914
£33,000.00

 

Nigeria

Monsuru Muritala Queen Mary University of London
The Second World War and the Failure of Community in Colonial Ilesa Metropolis, Western, Nigeria
£33,000.00

 

Pakistan

Yaqoob Bangash Royal Holloway, University of London
The Making of a Constitution: Religion, Politics and the State in Pakistan, 1947-56
£27,750.00

 

Poland

Witold Klaus Edge Hill University
Polish Migrants Deported From the UK
£9,649.00

Grzegorz Krzywiec Birkbeck, University of London
Making Anti-Semitism Global. East Europeans, British Public Opinion and the Internationalisation of Anti-Semitism in an Era of Crisis, (1917-1923)
£31,134.00

 

Portugal

José Neves Goldsmiths, University of London
The Invention of Amílcar Cabral
£30,727.50

 

Russian Federation

Nina Adamova Manchester Metropolitan University
Reading Sacred History in Reformation Europe: 1500-1600
£17,670.00

 

Singapore

Shaun Goh University College London
Individual Variation Among Early Language Difficulties and Prospective Associations to Mental Health in the Early School Years
£22,839.94

Angel Hsu University of Oxford
Strengthening Non-State and Subnational Climate Action in China
£33,000.00

 

South Africa

Kylie Thomas University of Brighton
Picturing Resistance: Visual Activism and Transnational Histories of Photography
£26,835.00

 

Spain

Maria Limon University of Reading
'Cut These Words Into My Stone': Inscribing Verse in Ancient Rome as Cultural Practice
£27,630.00

Nuria Sebastian Galles University of Oxford
Development of Lexico-semantic Network in Bilingual Toddlers
£27,000.00

Isaac Baley University of Bristol
The Impact of Economic Uncertainty on the Dynamics of Human Capital, Productivity, Wealth and Labour Markets
£24,000.00

 

Sweden

Thor Berger University of Oxford
Man vs. Machine: New Perspectives on the Changing World of Work
£13,050.00

Hana Nielsen University of Cambridge
Historical Energy Intensity in Manufacturing – Basic Goods and Materials (1870 to 1935)
£11,385.00

 

Thailand

Graiwoot Chulphongsathorn University of Westminster
Southeast Asian Cinema and the Anthropocene
£28,620.00

 

Uganda

Emmanuel Kasimbazi University of Reading
Legal and Governance Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) in the East African Community
£15,600.00

Sam Lutalo-Kiingi Heriot-Watt University
Professional Ugandan Sign Language Interpreting Services: Evaluating an Academic Training Programme and Identifying Challenges in Practice
£28,191.00

 

United States

Amanda Phillips University of St Andrews
Ottomans and Serbians, Sultans and Monks: Cross-Cultural Material Culture c 1400
£15,655.50

Wendy Erb University of Exeter
Integrating Ecological and Ethnographic Research to Develop Effective and Socially Just Conservation in a Threatened Bornean Landscape
£32,100.00

Mark Clark University of East Anglia
Rethinking the Academic Career and Influence of Stephen Langton
£26,497.50

Jack Jacobs Birkbeck, University of London
Antisemitism, Racism and the Left: International Perspectives
£30,240.00

Jeremy Speight Loughborough University
When Does Rebel Governance Persist? Rebel Governance and Post-Conflict PeaceBuilding in Côte d'Ivoir
£20,767.50

Wendy Kline University of Strathclyde
Psychedelic Birth: R.D. Laing and the Transformation of Psychiatry
£33,000.00

Laura Murphy University of Nottingham
21st Century Slave Revolts and Underground Railroads: Voices for Freedom
£32,975.00

Dale Turner University of Hull
A Tradition of Anishinaabe Diplomacy: Indigenous Spirituality in Anishinaabe Constitutionalism
£25,554.00

Pamela J. Crabtree Bournemouth University
Synergies in Zooarchaeology: Comparative Studies of Early Food-Producing Communities in Transcaucasia and Human-Animal Interactions in Early Medieval Urban Sites in Northern Europe
£11,235.00

Jessica Smith University of St Andrews
Energy, Engineering and Ethics: Forging New Interdisciplinary Research Visions and Practices
£13,875.00

Francesca Pomerantz University of Strathclyde
Teacher Education for Equitable Outcomes
£8,947.00

Ivan Fernandez-Val University College London
Distribution Regression with Sample Selection
£21,000.00

Ferruh Yilmaz University of Westminster
Media, Crisis and Populist Success
£27,750.00

Alyssa Croft University of Essex
Gendered Helping: Exploring the Causes and Consequences of Stereotype-Restricted Prosocial Behaviour
£25,845.00

Tara White University of Cambridge
Legal Toxins: Characterising the Effect of New Psychoactive Substances on Brain Health
£33,000.00

Jonathan Ong City, University of London
Global Disinformation Architectures: A Comparative Approach to Evaluating and Designing Interventions to Information Disorders
£30,000.00

Laura Lomas King's College London
In Between States: Translating Interdisciplinarity Across Latina/o American, Latin American and Caribbean Literatures
£29,480.00

David Braun University of Oxford
Ecological and Social Dynamics of Technological Adaptations in our Earliest Ancestors
£29,626.50

Thomas Reardon University of Southampton
Food System Transformation, Global Supply Chains and the Challenge of AntiMicrobial Resistance (AMR)
£28,500.00

Lindy Brady University of Birmingham
Framing History in the British Isles: The Origin Legends of England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales
£11,000.00

 

For further details about the research projects funded, please see here.

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