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Funded Research 2008 - 2009

Prof H Beynon (SOCSI), Dr A J Coffey (SOCSI), Prof R McNabb (CARBS), Prof P Furlong (EUROS), Prof GF Douglas (CLAWS), Prof TK Marsden (CPLAN)
Research Theme:  Innovations in Social Research
Funder: National Assembly for Wales (HEFCW)
Amount: £684002.
Title: The Wales Institute of Social and Economic research, data and methods (WISERD) 2

Prof H Beynon (SOCSI), Prof P Furlong (EUROS), Prof TK Marsden (CPLAN), Prof R McNabb (CARBS), Prof GF Douglas (CLAWS), Dr A J Coffey (SOCSI)
Research Theme:  Innovations in Social Research
Funder: Economic and Social Research Council
Amount: £292387.
Title: The Wales Institute of Social and Economic research, data and methods (WISERD)

Prof A Bullock  (SOCSI)
Research Theme:  Education and the 'Knowledge' Economy Funder: National Health Service
Amount: £9045.
Title: A proposal for the evaluation of the vocational training scheme for dental therapists in NHS South Central

Dr T Cameron-Faulkner (SOCSI)
Research Theme:  Culture and Identities Funder: Economic and Social Research Council
Amount: £4441.
Title: The role of the input in the acquisition of Irish: A pragmatic approach

Mr S M Davies (SOCSI)
Research Theme:  Globalisation, Work and Labour Funder: Unison
Amount: £15000.
Title: UNISON voluntary and community sector:  Impact of change

Prof R W Fevre (SOCSI), Prof W A T Nichols  (SOCSI)
Research Theme:  Globalisation, Work and Labour Funder: BERR Department for Business Enterprise and Regulatory Reform
Amount: £75720.
Title: Fair treatment at work and employment rights

Dr J Boivin (PSYCH), Dr K Henwood  (SOCSI)
Research Theme:  Culture and Identities Funder: Economic and Social Research Council
Amount: £7116.
Title: His and her biological clock: Reproductive decision-making and reproductive success in the 21st century

Dr S Holland (SOCSI)
Research Theme:  Health and Social Welfare Funder: Alcohol Education and Research Council
Amount: £42432.
Title: An evaluation of the "option 2" intensive family preservation service

Dr S Holland (SOCSI)
Research Theme:  Health and Social Welfare Funder: National Assembly for Wales (WORDHSC)
Amount: £14426.
Title: Learning from experience: Informing preventative policies and practice by analysing critical moments in care leavers' life histories

Prof T Horlick-Jones (SOCSI)
Research Theme:  Knowledge, Science and Technology
Funder: CIEMAT
Amount: £10459.
Title: Socio-economic studies: Awareness of fusion energy

Prof M Innes (SOCSI)
Research Theme:  Crime and Justice Funder: Lancashire Constabulary
Amount: £14035.
Title: Developing the use of enhanced i-nsi sample sizes in Lancashire

Prof M Innes (SOCSI)
Research Theme:  Crime and Justice Funder: Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council
Amount: £30000.
Title: Community policing: Harnessing the power of community intelligence

Prof M Innes (SOCSI)
Research Theme:  Crime and Justice Funder: National Assembly for Wales (WAG)
Amount: £9010.
Title: Causes and consequences of community cohesion in Wales: A secondary analysis

Prof M Innes (SOCSI)
Research Theme:  Crime and Justice Funder: South Wales Police
Amount: £9200.
Title: Community attitudes survey in Cardiff

Prof M Innes (SOCSI)
Research Theme:  Crime and Justice Funder: Victoria Police
Amount: £17630.
Title: Using i-nsi to understand community safety issues in Melbourne, Australia

Prof M Innes(SOCSI)
Research Theme:  Crime and Justice Funder: Women's Safety Unit
Amount: £7947.
Title: Integrating the independent domestic violence advisor and flying start, and evaluation

Dr M J Jephcote (SOCSI), Dr A R Dowler (SOCSI)
Research Theme:  Education and the 'Knowledge' Economy Funder: Careers Wales Cardiff & Valle Ltd
Amount: £4750.
Title: Research with students who have received selected education business links activities and students who have not  received such services to establish robust, objective, external judgement about impact of activities on students.

Mrs G Jerzembek (SOCSI), Dr S Holland (SOCSI)
Research Theme:  Health and Social Welfare Funder: Sure Start
Amount: £14909.
Title: Parents plus evaluation

Dr MC Bagley (CHEMY), Dr T Davis (MEDIC), Dr J E Latimer  (SOCSI), Prof DG Kipling (MEDIC)
Research Theme:  Health and Social Welfare Funder: Economic and Social Research Council
Amount: £23673.
Title: A combined genetic and small molecule approach to studying the role of the p38/MK2 stress signalling pathway in a human premature ageing syndrome

Ms T Lowe (SOCSI)
Research Theme:  Crime and Justice Funder: Cheshire Constabulary
Amount: £12002.
Title: Using i-nsi to understand community safety issues in Cheshire

Ms T Lowe (SOCSI)
Research Theme:  Crime and Justice Funder: National Assembly for Wales (WORDHSC)
Amount: £9950.
Title: Integrating the independent domestic violence advisor and flying start: An Evaluation

Prof L A R Moore (SOCSI)
Research Theme:  Health and Social Welfare Funder: Wales Office of Research & Development for Health & Social Care
Amount: £4732.
Title: Public health improvement research

Prof L A R Moore (SOCSI), Dr J R Segrott (SOCSI)
Research Theme:  Health and Social Welfare Funder: National Assembly for Wales (WAG)
Amount: £9750.
Title: An exploratory study of the relationship between parental attitudes and behaviour and young people's consumption of alcohol

Prof L A R Moore (SOCSI), Prof D Fone (MEDIC), Prof G H Williams (SOCSI), Prof IG Chestnutt (DENTL), Prof GJ Elwyn (MEDIC), Dr S Murphy (SOCSI), Prof E Treasure (DENTL), Prof J Shepherd (DENTL), Prof C Butler (MEDIC), Prof S Holm (CLAWS)
Research Theme:  Health and Social Welfare Funder: The Wellcome Trust
Amount: £437630.
Title: Centre for the develoment and evaluation of complex interventions for public health improvement (DECIPHer)

Prof L A R Moore (SOCSI), Prof G H Williams(SOCSI), Prof GJ Elwyn (MEDIC), Prof D Fone (MEDIC), Prof IG Chestnutt (DENTL), Prof E Treasure (DENTL), Dr S Murphy (SOCSI), Prof J Shepherd (DENTL), Prof C Butler (MEDIC), Prof S Holm (CLAWS)
Research Theme:  Health and Social Welfare Funder: Economic and Social Research Council
Amount: £351451.
Title: Centre for the development and evaluation of complex interventions for public health improvement - DECIPHer

Prof L A R Moore (SOCSI), Prof GJ Elwyn (MEDIC), Dr S Murphy(SOCSI)
Research Theme: Health and Social Welfare Funder: National Assembly for Wales (WORDHSC)
Amount: £116363.
Title: Primary prevention of cancer: Research capacity for the development and evaluation of interventions

Prof A J Pithouse (SOCSI)
Research Theme:  Health and Social Welfare Funder: National Assembly for Wales (WORDHSC)
Amount: £53930.
Title: Child sexual exploitation in South Wales: Problems and solutions from the perspectives

Prof S Power (SOCSI), Dr C Taylor (SOCSI)
Research Theme:  Education and the 'Knowledge' Economy Funder: Welsh Education Research Network
Amount: £38741.
Title: Developing collaboration to provide for the research needs of local authorities

Dr E Renold (SOCSI)
Research Theme:  Culture and Identities Funder: Welsh Education Research Network
Amount: £4990.
Title: Gender and "bullying" in the nursery: Mapping the regulation and resistance of gender norms in the making of young subjectivities

Prof H A Sampson (SOCSI)
Research Theme:  Globalisation, Work and Labour Funder: Lloyd's Register of Shipping
Amount: £11000.
Title: Lloyd's Register Research Unit

Dr W Tadd (SOCSI), Dr AJ Bayer (MEDIC)
Research Theme:  Health and Social Welfare Funder: Department of Health
Amount: £470984.
Title: Promoting excellence in all care homes (PEACH) exploring knowledge, practices and training needs of the care home workforce

Prof V Walkerdine (SOCSI)
Research Theme:  Culture and Identities Funder: ESRC National Centre for Research Methods
Amount: £23945.
Title: Researching affect and affective Communication.

Prof D R Walters (SOCSI)
Research Theme:  Globalisation, Work and Labour Funder: Health and Safety Executive
Amount: £22620.
Title: Independent peer review of evidence on the underlying causes of fatal accidents in construction

Prof D R Walters (SOCSI)
Research Theme:  Globalisation, Work and Labour Funder: IOSH
Amount: £30000.
Title: Cardiff Work Environment Research Centre

Prof D R Walters (SOCSI), Dr E J K Wadsworth (PSYCH), Dr S Cam (SOCSI)
Research Theme:  Globalisation, Work and Labour Funder: Commission of European Communities
Amount: £35312.
Title: Analyse and evaluate the impact of the practical implementation in the workplace of national measures

 Dr N Weston (SOCSI), Prof M Innes (SOCSI)
Research Theme: Crime and Justice Funder: London First
Amount: £40000.
Title: Neighbourhood policing in the business community

Prof G H Williams (SOCSI), Dr E Elliott (SOCSI)
Research Theme:  Health and Social Welfare Funder: Velindre NHS Trust
Amount: £30000.
Title: Support for the development of health impact assessment in Wales

Prof G H Williams (SOCSI), Dr E Elliott  (SOCSI)
Research Theme:  Health and Social Welfare Funder: Velindre NHS Trust
Amount: £60500.
Title: Support for the development of health impact assessment in Wales

Prof G H Williams (SOCSI), Dr E Elliott  (SOCSI)
Research Theme:  Health and Social Welfare Funder: Wales Centre for Health
Amount: £102135.
Title: Support for the development of health impact assessment in Wales

Prof G H Williams (SOCSI), Prof P Fairbrother (SOCSI), Dr H Doering (SOCSI)
Research Theme:  Health and Social Welfare Funder: Economic and Social Research Council
Amount: £68716.
Title: The meaning of locality in social and economic transformation in old industrial regions

Prof R Chadwick (ENCAP), Prof J Kitzinger (JOMEC), Dr K Featherstone (SONMS), Prof S Holm (CLAWS), Dr I Welsh  (SOCSI), Prof AJ Clarke (MEDIC)
Research Theme:  Knowledge, Science and Technology
Funder: Economic and Social Research Council
Amount: £3386706.
Title: Centre for economic and social aspects of genomics (CESAGEN)