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Benjamin Meaker Visiting Professors for 2016/17

18 August 2016

Medium-term Benjamin Meaker Visiting Professors 2016-2017

DATE OF VISITNAME AND INSTITUTIONBRISTOL HOST DETAILSTOPIC OF RESEARCH
4 July - 5 Sept 2016

Professor Richard Jackson,
University of Otago, New Zealand

Professor Timothy EdmundsSPAIS

A New Politics of Peace? Investigations in Contemporary Pacificism and Nonviolence
15 August - 4 Oct 2016

Professor Martha Savage,
Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand

Dr James Wookey, 
Earth Sciences

Measuring seismic anisotropy in the crust

Nov 2016 - Feb 2017

Associate Professor Mark Skidmore,
Montana State University, USA

Professor Martyn Tranter,
Geographical Science

Investigating Carbon and Nutrient Cycling in Subglacial Lakes
7 July - 7 September 2016

Professor Baoyu Jiang,
Nanjing University, China

Professor Michael Benton,
Earth Sciences

Hair, Skin and Colours in Fossil Archosaurs
3 Sept - 21 Dec 2016

Dr Henry Daniel
Simon Fraser University, Canada

Dr Kate ElswitTheatre & Performance

Contemporary Nomads: Re-Choreographing Cortical and Cartographical Maps
27 Jan - 27 Feb 2017

Professor Steven Vanderputten,
Ghent University, Belgium

Dr Benjamin Pohl,
History
Who changed what, and Why? Early Modern Perceptions of Monastic Reformers in the Tenth- and Eleventh-century West
5 Sept - 2 Dec 2016

Professor Samer Rastam
Aleppo University, Syria

Dr Andy Skinner,
Experimental Psychology
Establishing a Global Laboratory for Tobacco Research
Spring 2017

Dr Olave Krigolson,
University of Victoria, Canada

Dr Dave Turk,
Experimental Psychology
Applying Novel Technology for Electrophysiology Research to Translational and Developmental Research Questions
May - June 2017

Professor Nicholas Rogers,
York University, Canada

Dr Richard Sheldon,
History
Rethinking History from Below/ Bristol muster rolls and maritime culture c. 1740-1800

Fast-track Benjamin Meaker Visiting Professors 2016-2017

DATE OF VISITNAME AND INSTITUTIONBRISTOL HOST DETAILSTOPIC OF RESEARCH
23 Sept - 16 Oct 2016

Dr Maria Prokopenko,
Pomona College, California, USA

Professor Laura Robinson,
Earth Sciences

 Reconstructing the history of the marine nitrogen cycle using deep sea corals
16 - 21 October 2016

Professor Howard Giles,
University of California, Santa Barbara, USA

Dr James Hawkey,
English

Future Directions of Studying Communication and Language

15 - 25 Oct 2016

Dr Alisa Velonis,
University of Illinois, Chicago, USA

Professor Gene Feder,
Social and Community Medicine

Understanding the Mechanisms that Trigger Change: What our Realist Review Taught Us about Batterer Intervention Programs

23 - 28 Oct 2016

Professor Alan Tuckett,
University of Wolverhampton, England

Mr Tom Sperlinger,
English

Universities, Learning Cities and Engaging Under-represented Communities

6 - 11 Nov 2016

Professor Sun-Jin Yun,
Seoul National University, S.Korea

Dr Karen Bell,
Policy Studies

Socially Just Transitions to Sustainability

7 - 12 Nov 2016

Professor Peter Marx,
University of Cologne, Germany

Dr Katja Krebs,
Theatre

Bi-lateral relations between the Theatre Collections at Universities Bristol and Cologne

 

Further information

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