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Global Engagement Funds 2022/23 recipients

10 January 2023

In the eighth round of the UCL Global Engagement Funds (GEF), more than 70 academics were awarded funding to support their collaborations with colleagues around the world.

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A total of 72 academics, across all 11 UCL faculties, were awarded up to £5,000 per project to further their interntaional collaborations in the latest round of the Global Engagement Funds (GEF).

This year's GEF projects will see UCL academics collaborating with partners in countries including Taiwan, Poland, the Marshall Islands, Palestine, Samoa and Cuba. 

The projects include a wide array of innovative research initiatives, such as developing a singing intervention for Greek mothers with postpartum depression, harnessing wasps as pest controllers for Cameroonian farmers, and torture prevention in Chile. 

Congratulations to all the 2022/23 GEF recipients:

Arts & HumanitiesAnna Garnett, Thomas Kador, Emily McGiffin, Phiroze Vasunia

The Bartlett Francesco Di Maddaloni, Shih-Che Hsu, Tin Oberman, Daniel Oviedo, Alexandra Panman, Haim Yacobi

Brain SciencesMarta Andres, Lucy Chisman-Russell, Nicholas Lesica, Heba Morsy, Naaheed Mukadam, Jennifer Rodd, Jeremy Skipper, Hugo Spiers, Aida Suarez Gonzalez

Engineering Aiduan Borrion, Gemma Cremen, James Haworth, Sanjeev Kumar, Lillian Yun Yung Luk, Paul, Shearing, Carla Washbourne, Michael Woodrow

IOEKaori Kitagawa, Rosa Mendizabal, Hayley Mills, Jane Perryman, Aikaterini Nina Politimou, Matt Somerville, Katherine Twamley, Zachary Walker, Keri Ka-Yee Wong, Yan Zhu

LawsVirginia Mantouvalou, Martins Paparinskis, Kimberley Trapp

Life SciencesJoanne Santini, Maria Secrier, Seirian Sumner

Maths & Physical SciencesDeb Baker, Nathan Green, Yulia Ioffe, Bing Li, Thanh Nguyen, Alethea Tabor, Punam Yadav

Medical SciencesJinke Chang, James Kelly, Hugh Montgomery, Maxine Tran, Cecilia Vindrola

Population Health SciencesElizabeth Chappell, Wendy Heywood, Radhika Jain, Nushrat Khan, Marthe Le Prevost, Hattie Lowe, Mel Ramasawmy, Stephen Roberts, Judith Stephenson, Martin Widschwendter, Honghan Wu

Social & Historical SciencesPushpa Arabindoo, Par Engstrom, Viv Jones, Elaine Leong, Renata Peters, Lauge Poulsen

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