Funded Research Projects 2010

Changing regional governance in China
Prof F Wu
Sponsor: British Academy (£4,000)
Duration: 01/07/2010 - 30/06/2011

Opportunity for placement fellowship in the office of the chief veterinary officer, WAG
Dr GP Enticott
Sponsor: ESRC (£37,230)
Duration: 07/06/2010- 06/12/2010

Street corner conviviality? Neighbourhood diversity and social network formation
Dr RT Gale
Sponsor: Royal Geological Society (£2,768)
Duration: 14/06/2010- 13/10/2010

Centre for Education in the Built Environment
Prof CJ Webster, Prof PJ Jones
Sponsor: Higher Education Academy (£158,646)
Duration: 01/08/2010- 31/07/2011

Improving rural competiveness in the Welsh economy
Prof P Milbourne, Prof S Hurley
Sponsor: Welsh Assembly Government (£77,500)
Duration: 01/10/2010 - 30/11/2011

Civil society and the public sphere in the environment of a transformed healthcare system
Dr S Doheny
Sponsor: Welsh Government (£9,992)
Duration: 01/10/2010- 31/03/2011

Neighbourhood management development: Development of an assessment framework
Dr MC Pill, Prof KJ Morgan
Sponsor: Welsh Government (£9,770)
Duration: 01/10/2010- 31/03/2011

Global suburbanisms:  Governance, land and infrastructure in the 21st century
Sponsor: The City Institute of York University (£6,834)
Duration: 01/04/2010- 31/03/2012

Research into an approach to the housing, social care and support needs of young homelessness persons and young persons leaving care in Torfaen
Dr PK Mackie, Prof DF Clapham
Sponsor: Torfaen County Borough Council (£5,180)
Duration: 15/03/2010- 31/08/2011

Simulation and evaluation of a better regulation of converging technologies
Dr PH Feindt
Sponsor:
 Umwelt Bundes Amt, Portsfeuille Rulmte, Bundesministerium fuer Land und Forstwirtschaft, Umwelt und Wasserwirtschaft (£38,451)
Duration: 15/01/2010 – 15/01/2012

Forecast for the future:  Scaling up the community food sector
Prof KJ Morgan, Dr R Sonnino
Sponsor: The Plunkett Foundation (£39,836)
Duration: 18/06/2010 – 31/01/2012

KIT - Knowledge, Innovation, Territory
Prof PN Cooke
Sponsor
: Commission of the European Communities (£ 41,846)
Duration
:  01/04/2010  -   30/12/2012

PUREFOOD - Urban, peri-urban and regional food dynamics: Toward an integrated and territorial approach to food
Dr R Sonnino
Sponsor: Commission of the European Communities (£436,066)
Duration: 01/12/2010 - 30/11/2014

Life in their Streets
Mike Biddulph
Sponsor: Funding through the Urban Design Group Research Initiative (£5,000)