Benjamin Meaker Visiting Professors 2018-19

 

Medium-term Benjamin Meaker Visiting Professors 2018-2019

DATE OF VISITNAME AND INSTITUTIONBRISTOL HOST DETAILSTOPIC OF RESEARCH
11 Sept - 15 Dec Associate Professor Andrew Cohen
Drexel University, Philadelphia, USA

Professor Rafael E. Carazo Salas
Cellular and Molecular Medicine

Mapping human stem cell differentiation quantitatively and spatiotemporally at single cell resolution

14 Sept - 30 Nov 2018

Professor Uzy Smilansky
The Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel

Professor Sir Michael Berry
Physics

The distribution of delay-times in scattering of ultra-short pulses from complex targets
26 Sep - 31 Dec 2018

Associate Professor Tom Gleeson
University of Victoria, Canada

Professor Thorsten Wagener
Civil, Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering (CAME)

Revising and evaluating the planetary boundary for water
15 Oct - 15 Dec 2018 Professor Ann Pearson
Harvard University, USA

Dr. Fanny Monteiro
Geographical Sciences

Professor Richard Pancost
Chemistry; Cabot Institute

Marine Ecology: Modelling a Theory of the Redfield Ratio

Jan - Jul 2019

Professor Matthew Pritchard
Cornell University, USA

Professor Joachim Gottsmann
Earth Sciences

Spatiotemporally at single cell resolution

Jan - Jul 2019 Professor Rowena Lohman
Cornell University, USA
Dr. James Verdon
Earth Sciences
Expanding our ability to measure human-induced ground displacements from space: applications to induced earthquakes
21 Mar - 21 Sep 2019

Professor Keiron Burke
University of California Irvine, USA

Professor Fred Manby
Chemistry

Theoretical chemistry: Electronic structure on the border between
wavefunctions and density functional theory

1 Apr - 1 Jul 2019 Associate Professor Lynn M. Hudson
University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
Dr. Dorothy Price
History of Art
Race, Nation and Belonging: A Black American Expatriate in Britain

 

Fast-track Benjamin Meaker Visiting Professors 2017-2018

Date of VisitName and InstitutionBristol Host DetailsTopic of Research
23 Aug - 22 Sept

Dr Abigail de Kosnik
University of California, Berkeley, USA

Dr David Glowacki
Chemistry

Understanding Performer and Audience Interactions in Multi-Person Virtual Reality

3 - 14 Sept

Professor Barbara Taborsky
University of Bern, Institute of Ecology and Evolution, Switzerland

Dr Sinead English
Biological Sciences

Adaptive responses to early-life stress: insights from mechanistically explicit evolutionary models 

3 - 23 Sept

Professor Stephen Bradforth
University of Southern California, USA

Dr Tom Oliver
Chemistry

Exploring energy and charge-transfer in aromatic amino-acids and DNA using
ultrafast spectroscopy

2 - 16 Oct

Dr Timothy Donais
Wilfrid Laurier University, Canada

Dr Ryerson Christie
SPAIS

Local Capacity Building for Peacebuilding

17 Oct - 15 Dec

Dr Salvador Llinares
University of Alicante, Spain

Ms Laurinda Brown
School of Education

Enactivism and Professional Noticing in Mathematics Education

1 - 28 Nov

Dr Dorota Dyjakon
Institute of Psychology, University of Lower Silesia, Poland

Professor Marianne Hester
Policy Studies

Psychological approaches in a social and cultural context: behaviour change in perpetrators of domestic violence during psychotherapy

14 - 16 Nov

Professor Robert MacDonald
Teeside University

Dr Eldin Fahmy
Policy Studies

Youth poverty and the life course in the UK

21 Nov - 2 Dec

Dr Ransford Gyampo
University of Ghana

Dr Ana Juncos Garcia
SPAIS

Resilient Peace: Exploring resilient peacebuilding actors, cultures and policy transfer in West Africa
4 - 7 Nov

Professor William Walters
Carleton University, Canada

Dr Elspeth Van Veeren
SPAIS

Secrecy and (in)security: developing a research agenda
2 Dec 2018 - 1 Jan 2019

Professor Stephen Bottomley
ANU Law School, Australian National University

Professor Paddy Ireland
Social Sciences and Law

The Responsibility of Shareholders in Corporate Governance
5 - 19 Dec

Associate Professor Andrea Gaynor
University of Western Australia

Dr Andy Flack
Humanities

Wild cities: an environmental history of nature in metropolitan and settler colonial cities

 

 

 

Andrea Gaynor