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Recent Research Awards

Name Project Amount and Source of Award Start Date Date
Rehana Ahmed sedmodern Muslims Writing Britain and Beyond: Faith, Class and Multicultural Politics £48,062, Early Career Research Fellowship, Arts and Humanities Research Council, Teesside University 01/09/2011 September 2011-May 2012
Peter Howarth sedmodern   £44,994, Leverhulme Research Fellowship 01/01/2014 2014
Peter Howarth sedmodern   £10,000, National Teaching Fellowship 01/01/2012 2012
Peter Howarth sedmodern Archival research in Moore archive, Rosenbach Museum, Philadelphia, and Pacifica Radio archives, Los Angeles £1524, British Academy Small Grant 01/01/2010 2010
Andrea Brady sedmodern Globe Road Poetry Festival £10,386, Arts Council England 01/11/2015 June 2015-November 2015
Andrea Brady sedmodern Research Fellowship c. £45,000, Leverhulme Trust 01/06/2015 June – November 2015
Andrea Brady sedmodern Globe Road Poetry Festival £16,000, QMUL Centre for Public Engagement 01/10/2014 1 September 2014 – 1 September 2015
Andrea Brady sedmodern Collaborative Doctoral Award: British Poetry in Performance, 1960-present c. £50,000, in partnership with Steve Cleary, Sound Archive, British Library 01/06/2014 1 June 2014 – 30 November 2015
Andrea Brady sedmodern Archive of the Now £7040, QMUL Innovation Fund 01/10/2008 October 2008-October 2012
Andrea Brady sedmodern Archive of the Now £8730, QMUL Centre for Public Engagement 01/09/2013 September 2013-June 2014
Andrea Brady sedmodern Archive of the Now £6500, Westfield Trust 01/08/2010 August 2010-August 2011
Andrea Brady sedmodern Barque Press £12,600, Arts Council 01/06/2005 June 2005-December 2006
van der Vlies, Andrew and Dr Deborah Seddon sedmodern An Arc to the Future: Preserving and Promoting Orature in the South African Literary Imaginary £74,000, British Academy Newton Advanced Fellowship 31/01/2015 March 2015-March 2017
Barrett, Michèle sedmodern Imperial War Graves, 1918-1939 £3,941, British Academy 01/02/2007 February 2007-December 2007
Rivers, Isabel sedmiddle Visiting Fellowship 2005-06: Alison Searle £20,515, Leverhulme Trust 01/01/2006 January-June 2006
Preston, Claire sedearly The Complete Works of Sir Thomas Browne £929,000, AHRC Research Grant 01/02/2013 February 2013- February 2018
Boffey, Julia sedearly   Huntington Library Fellowship 01/04/2016 April 2016
Boffey, Julia sedearly Visiting Fellowship: Stephanie Downes £7, 500, British Academy/Leverhulme Trust 01/08/2010 August 2010-February 2011
Boffey, Julia sedearly Manuscript and printed books in London c. 1475-1530 £46,483, British Academy Senior Research Fellowship 01/01/2010 January 2010-February 2011
Boutcher, Warren sedearly Translation and the making of early modern English print culture (1473-1660) £10,000, Canadian Social Sciences and Research Council Research Programme 01/01/2014 2014
Atkin, Tamara sedearly For work on current book project, 'Drama, Reading and the Invention of the Literary in Tudor England' (forthcoming with Ashgate) Bibliographic Society of America Fellowship 01/01/2015 2016
Atkin, Tamara sedearly For work on current book project, 'Drama, Reading and the Invention of the Literary in Tudor England' (forthcoming with Ashgate) Folger Library Short Term Fellowship 01/01/2015 2016
Atkin, Tamara sedearly For work on current book project, 'Drama, Reading and the Invention of the Literary in Tudor England' (forthcoming with Ashgate) Huntington Library Short Term Fellowship 01/01/2015 2016
Atkin, Tamara sedearly For work on current book project, 'Drama, Reading and the Invention of the Literary in Tudor England' (forthcoming with Ashgate) Leverhulme Trust Research Fellowship 01/01/2015 2016
Boutcher, Warren sedearly Attending Renaissance Society of America Conference, Los Angeles £500, British Academy Overseas Conference Grant 01/01/2009 2009
Boutcher, Warren sedearly The School of Montaigne: Rethinking the Origins of the Modern Critical Reader £5,000, University of London 01/05/2007 May 2007-March 2008
Brotton, Jerry sedearly Shakespeare in the Early Modern Global World £15,301, AHRC Research Leave Scheme 01/09/2006 Septepmber 2006-June 2007
Brotton, Jerry sedearly Mapping the Globe £26,533, AHRC Research Leave Scheme 01/09/2010 September 2010-December 2010
Colclough, David sedearly Francis Bacon’s New Atlantis: a scholarly edition £15,301, AHRC Research Leave Scheme 01/09/2006 September 2006-December 2006
Colclough, David sedearly John Donne’s Sermons £18,172, AHRC Research Leave Scheme 01/09/2010 September 2010-December 2010
Ellis, Markman sedmiddle The Social Space of Criticism in Mid Eighteenth-Century London £24,321, Leverhulme Trust Research Fellowship 01/12/2006 December 2006-June 2008
Ellis, Markman sedmiddle Salon Sociability in the Montagu Correspondence Mayer Fellowship, Huntington Library California 01/03/2007 March 2007-May 2007
Ellis, Markman sedmiddle The Letter and the Salon $5000 Drake Fellowship, Vanderbilt University, Nashville TN 01/03/2012 March 2012
Hiatt, Alfred sedearly Dislocations: reading medieval maps £15,934, Leverhulme Trust Research Fellowship 01/02/2012 February 2012-June 2012
Hiatt, Alfred sedearly Cartography between Europe and the Islamic World, 1100-1600 £44,567, Leverhulme Trust International Network Grant 01/09/2013 September 2013-2015
Maxwell, Catherine sedmiddle Research Leave Award to complete monograph, The Female Sublime from Milton to Swinburne: Bearing Blindness (MUP, 2001) AHRB 01/09/1999 Autumn 1999
Maxwell, Catherine sedmiddle Scents and Sensibility: Perfume in Victorian Literary Culture £105,812, Leverhulme Major Research Fellowship 01/09/2014 September 2014-August 2016
Maxwell, Catherine sedmiddle Research Leave Award to complete monograph Second Sight: The Visionary Imagination in Late Victorian Literature (MUP, 2008) £28,477, AHRC 01/01/2007 January 2007-October 2007
Rivers, Isabel sedmiddle Dissenting Academy Libraries and their Readers, 1720-1860 £366,269 AHRC 01/06/2009 June 2009-June 2011
Rivers, Isabel sedmiddle A History of the Dissenting Academies in the British Isles, 1660-1860 £247,173 Leverhulme Trust (including £108,663 to the Sussex Centre for Intellectual History) 01/06/2008 June 2008-November 2011
Rivers, Isabel sedmiddle Private Books for Educational Use - the Formation of the Northern Congregational College Library £95,821 AHRC 01/03/2012 March 2012-February 2013
Rubery, Matthew sedmiddle The Untold Story of the Talking Book £38,169, American Academy of Arts and Sciences Visiting Scholarship 01/09/2011 August 2011-April 2012
Rubery, Matthew sedmiddle   Being Human: A Festival of the Humanities Funding Award 01/01/2014 2014
Rubery, Matthew sedmiddle   Leverhulme Trust Visiting Professorship 01/01/2014 2014
Rubery, Matthew sedmiddle   British Academy Mid-Career Fellowship 01/01/2014 2014
Rubery, Matthew sedmiddle   National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Fellowship 01/01/2014 2014
Rubery, Matthew sedmiddle   Wellcome Trust Small Grant for the Medical Humanities 01/01/2013 2013
Rubery, Matthew sedmiddle   Bibliographical Society of America-Mercantile Library Fellowship in North American Bibliography 01/01/2013 2013
Rubery, Matthew sedmiddle   Edison Fellowship at the British Library 01/01/2012 2012
Rubery, Matthew sedmiddle   Leverhulme Research Fellowship 01/01/2012 2012
Rubery, Matthew sedmiddle   American Academy of Arts and Sciences Visiting Scholar 01/01/2011 2011
Rubery, Matthew sedmiddle   Arts & Humanities Research Council (AHRC) Research Leave Award 01/01/2008 2008
Rubery, Matthew sedmiddle   Oregon State University Center for the Humanities Visiting Research Fellowship 01/09/2011 2008
Rubery, Matthew sedmiddle   Dean’s Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Humanities (University of Pennsylvania) 01/09/2011 2004
Rubery, Matthew sedmiddle The Untold Story of the Talking Book £38,681, Leverhulme Trust Research Fellowship 01/05/2012 May 2012-February 2013
Schwarz, Bill sedmodern Visions of black: How Britons came to know US civil rights £30,262, AHRC 01/08/2008 August 2008-June 2009
Schwarz, Bill sedmodern Caribbean Literature after Independence £1,026, British Academy 01/09/2006 September 2006-April 2007
Schwarz, Bill (with Kaplan, Cora) sedmodern James Baldwin: Work, Life and Legacies International Conference supported by: Arts Council of England, British Academy, European Collegium for African-American Research, Ford Foundation, Institute for the Study of the Americas, Westfield Trust 01/06/2007 June 2007
Shiach, Morag sedmodern 2006 Fellowship £30,000, Leadership Foundation for Higher Education 01/07/2006 July 2006-February 2008
Shiach, Morag sedmodern Creativeworks London (PI) £4 million, AHRC 01/01/2012 2012-2016
Shiach, Morag sedmodern London Creative and Digital Fusion (CI) £670,000, ERDF 01/01/2012 2012-2015
Shiach, Morag sedmodern Creative Economy Showcase (PI) £18,500, AHRC 01/01/2014 2014
Shiach, Morag sedmodern Creative Hubs and Urban Development Goals (UK/Brazil) (PI) £80,000, AHRC 01/01/2016 2016-17
Shiach, Morag sedmodern Social Change and Creativity (Brazil) (PI) £225,000, AHRC/Newton Fund 01/01/2015 2015-16
van der Vlies, Andrew sedmodern The Postcolonial Obscene: ethics, aesthetics, & “obscenity” in contemporary South African literary and performance cultures £6,857, British Academy Small Research Grant 01/06/2009 June 2009-May 2011
van der Vlies, Andrew sedmodern On Hope and Disappointment in Contemporary South African Literature and Art £44,547, Leverhulme Trust 01/09/2013 September 2013-August 2014
Wills, Clair sedmodern The Vanished Generation: Irish literature and emigration in the 1940s and 1950s £32,216, British Academy Senior Research Fellowship 01/07/2006 July 2006-Febaury 2008
Wills, Clair sedmodern The Irish in Britain: A Social and Cultural History £158,480, Leverhulme Trust Major Research Fellowship 1/10/2010 October 2010-September 2013
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