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Funded Research

Current and recent research projects, networks and fellowships externally funded by public and private bodies include the list below:

Public Spaces and the Role of the Architect: A Comparative Study of Modernist and Contemporary Examples in London and Sao Paulo

Type of Project: Research Project, 2014–17

Principal Investigator: Professor Susannah Hagan, Architecture

Funded by: AHRC/FAPESP, Sao Paulo Research Foundation

Fashion and Translation: Britain, Japan, China, Korea

Type of Project: International Research Network, 2014-2015

Principal Investigator: Dr Sarah Cheang, Humanities

Funded by: AHRC

TRADERS: Training Art and Design Researchers in Participation for Public Space

Type of Project: Marie Curie Initial Training Network, 2014-2017

Principal Investigator: Professor Susannah Hagan, Architecture (Project led by K.U.Leuven)

Funded by: EU Marie Curie

Healthcare Innovation Exchange (HELIX) Centre

Type of Project: HEFCE Catalyst Fund Project, 2013-2016

Principal Investigator: Dr Paul Thompson, Rectorate (with Imperial College London)

Funded by: HEFCE 

Future London Taxi and Inclusive Vehicle

Type of Project: Commercial Research Project, 2013-2015

Principal Investigators: Professor Dale Harrow, Design, and Rama Gheerawo, Helen Hamlyn Centre for Design

Funded by: Hexagon/Karsan

Compassion by Design

Type of Project: Cultural Value Project, 2013-2014

Principal Investigator: Dr Claire Pajaczkowska, Material

Funded by: AHRC 

Cultural Value and the Digital: Practice, Policy and Theory  

Type of Project: Cultural Value Project, 2013-2014

Principal Investigator: Dr Victoria Walsh, Curating Contemporary Art

Funded by: AHRC

Art and International Conflict: Building Networks, Discourse and Understanding

Type of Project: Research Network, 2013-2014

Principal Investigator: Michaela Crimmin, Humanities

Funded by: AHRC 

Family Rituals 2.0

Type of Project: Research Project, 2013-2015

Principal Investigator: Jo-Anne Bichard, Helen Hamlyn Centre for Design (Project led by Newcastle University)

Funded by: EPSRC

Website: familyrituals2-0.org.uk

Meissen Fountain Project

Type of Project: Research Project, 2013–15

Principal Investigator: Professor Martin Smith, Material

Funded by: V&A Museum

The Future is Our Business: A Visual History of Future Expertise

Type of Project: Care for the Future Exploratory Award, 2013

Principal Investigator: Professor Jane Pavitt, Humanities (Project led by V&A Museum)

Funded by: AHRC

Visiting Professor for Performance: Professor Joan Jonas, MIT

Type of Project: Visiting Professorship, 2013

Principal Investigator: Dr Trish Lyons, Fine Art

Funded by: Leverhulme Trust

Developing an Intellectual Framework for Researching Change through Graphic and Product Design in Japan, 1991–2000

Type of Project: International Partnership and Mobility Award, 2012–13

Principal Investigator: Dr Sarah Teasley, Humanities (with Tokyo Zokei University)

Funded by: British Academy

Media, Community & the Creative Citizen

Type of Project: RCUK Connected Communities Research Project, 2012–14

Principal Investigator: Catherine Greene, Helen Hamlyn Centre for Design (Project led by Cardiff University)

Funded by: AHRC/EPSRC

Website: creativecitizens.co.uk

CHILDren's Health State Preferences Learnt from Animation (CHILDSPLA)

Type of Project: Research Project, 2012-2014

Principal Investigator: Professor Joan Ashworth, Communication (Project led by London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine)

Funded by: MRC

Website: childspla.lshtm.ac.uk

The Creative Exchange

Type of Project: AHRC Knowledge Exchange Hub, 2012-2016

Principal Investigators: Professor Neville Brody, Communication, and Jeremy Myerson, Helen Hamlyn Centre for Design (Project led by Lancaster University)

Funded by: AHRC

Website: www.thecreativexchange.org

Stress Points: Policy and Practice in the Japanese Furniture Industry, 1890–1970

Type of Project: Research Fellowship, 2012

Principal Investigator: Dr Sarah Teasley, Humanities

Funded by: AHRC

StudioLab: A New European Platform for Creative Interactions between Art and Science

Type of Project: European Network, 2011-2014

Principal Investigator: Professor Anthony Dunne, Design (Project led by Trinity College Dublin)

Funded by: EU FP7 Science in Society Programme

Website: studiolabproject.eu/about-studiolab-project

MeLa: European Museums in an Age of Migrations

Type of Project: EU Socio-Economic Sciences and Humanities Programme Project, 2011-2014

Principal Investigator: Dr Victoria Walsh, Humanities (Project led by Politecnico di Milano)

Funded by: EU FP7 Socio-Economic Sciences and Humanities Programme

Website: www.mela-project.eu/