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ESRC Keywords 'Ethics' Seminar: Findings News

The recent ESRC keywords ‘ethics’ seminar has published a report detailing the findings of the session.


Alpaslan Özerdem to be honoured with International Peace Medal News

Alpaslan Özerdem, Co-Director for the Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations, is to be honoured with the International Peace Medal of the Peace Corps of Nigeria. 


Dr. Sarah Cassidy Awarded ESRC Future Research Leaders Grant News

Atypical Development Theme Lead Dr. Sarah Cassidy is among the 40 winners of a Future Research Leaders grant.


Ghent and Coventry University Explore International Collaboration News

The Centre for Communities and Social Justice were pleased to host colleagues from Ghent University, with a view to developing a collaborative relationship between CCSJ and the Deprtment of Social Work and Social Pedagogy. 


Working Together to Build Cooperative Food Systems News

A special issue of the Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development (JAFSCD), on Cooperatives and Alternative Food Systems Initiatives, has just been edited by CAWR's Colin Anderson and will be freely available during July.


BES funded Jewellery Study makes impact in the industry News

Prof. Marylyn Carrigan presented the key findings of her study into responsible business practices in SMEs, using the Birmingham Jewellery Quarter as an example, in front of several high profile practitioners from the jewellery industry as part of the seminar: “What’s in it for me? Raising Standards in the Jewellery Industry”.


CBiS hosts first network event on comparative Policy approaches in the Regional Development of the Low Carbon Vehicle (LCV) Sector News

Led by Dr Jason Begley (SURGE) this Regional Studies Association funded research network is tasked with comparing and contrasting the development of the Low Carbon Vehicle (LCV) sector in three regions in which the participating partner institutions are located – Piedmont, Italy, Upper Silesia & Małopolska, Poland and the West Midlands, UK. 


Dr Nick Henry and Dr Paul Sissons to to map and analyse data on bank lending News

Dr Nick Henry and Dr Paul Sissons have won a contract with Big Society Capital, Citi Bank, Community Investment Coalition and Unity Trust Bank to map and analyse the newly released UK data on bank lending to individuals and businesses.


An Examination of Customer Engagement on Mobile Apps Project

The objective of the study is to examine the factors that drive customer engagement on mobile phones apps. The study assesses the role of mobile apps in two mega events; Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games.


Innovation to Support Those at Risk of Falling Project

This project aimed to identify areas of good practice, service innovation and whole system thinking within falls prevention and response service delivery across the region, an in-depth case study approach was used where the researchers involved practitioners to capture this data, evaluate practice and highlight best practice service delivery. 


Evaluation of the Master Gardener programme at Rye Hill prison: A horticultural intervention with substance misusing offenders Project

Exploring prisoners’ personal experiences of engaging in the horticultural intervention and understanding the processes by which the intervention is provided. 


Civic Epistemologies Project

The Civic Epistemologies project is about the participation of citizens in research on cultural heritage and humanities.


(BASE) British Academic Spoken English Corpus Project

The British Academic Spoken English (BASE) corpus is a record of the speech of university lecturers and students at the turn of the 21st century. The corpus consists of 160 lectures and 39 seminars recorded in a variety of university departments.


The forgotten half million: new measures to assess mental health outcomes in adults with autism Project

Developing new measures to enable service providers to assess depression and suicidality in adults with autism, and establish national prevalence of these in the UK to inform policy.


InoCardia: Novel human-cell based assay for assessment of cardiovascular liability Project

InoCardia: Novel human-cell based assay for assessment of cardiovascular liability.


CASSANDRA – A multivariate platform for assessing the impact of strategic decisions in electrical power systems Project

CASSANDRA – A multivariate platform for assessing the impact of strategic decisions in electrical power systems.


Digital Environment Home Energy Management System (DEHEMS) Project

DEHEMS aims to help Europe to achieve its carbon reduction targets by supporting households in reducing their energy usage through better analysis and management of their energy consumption.


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