Research grants and projects
Leverhulme Network Grant – current international bid with colleagues from Leicester University and universities in Ireland, Australia and the US. ‘Research and practice in Post-16 English Poetry Teaching and Learning in international contexts’.
London Mayor’s Office – successful bid for £60,000 to develop The London Curriculum, 2013 - CoI.
Arts and Humanities Research Council for research into the representation of Science and scientists in Victorian journal publications (£200,000) – CoI: under review
Nuffield Foundation – Review of the Impact of Supplementary Schools (£40,000) – CoI: unsuccessful, but called to final round interviews
Economic and Social Research Council – Seminar Series addressing the developing face of Higher Education (£20,000) – CoI: unsuccessful
ESCALATE for research into developing students’ processes for academic writing (£7,000) – PI: unsuccessful
TDA Research Grant – ICT in Initial Teacher Training, 2010 (£5,000) – PI
TDA funded review of literature – models of partnership, 2009 (£10,000) – CoI
HEA English Subject Centre – Building Effective partnerships with schools, 2008 (£3,000) – PI
HEA English Subject Centre – Teaching the Teachers (research into teachers’ CPD), 2007 (£6,000) – PI
HEA English Subject Centre – Transitions into Higher Education, 2005 (£6,000) – PI