Research Funding in the School of Literature, Art and Media

Recent Research Funding

Researchers

 

SLAM Departments / Lead Institution

Project title

 

Funding Body and Scheme

Duration

 

Mark Ledbury, Stephen Whiteman and Adrian Vickers Art History Site and Space in Southeast Asia Getty Foundation Connecting Art Histories Grant 2017–2020
Nick Enfield and Alana Mann with Colin Wight, John Keane, David Schlosberg and Joy Murray
Linguistics, Media and Communications Post Truth Initiative Sydney Research Excellence Initiative (SREI) 2017–2018
Jennifer Milam with Barbara Caine, Stephen Gaukroger, Glenda Sluga, Dalia Nassar, Anik Waldow, Francesco Borghesi and Catherine Moir Art History Enlightenment Thinking Project Sydney Research Excellence Initiative (SREI) 2017–2018
Gerard Goggin and Fiona Martin, with Ariadne Vromen, Kimberlee Weatherall and Michele Ford Media and Communications Digital Rights and Governance in Australia and Asia Sydney Research Excellence Initiative (SREI) 2017–2018

Mark Byron

English

Modernism and the Early Middle Ages

ARC Future Fellowship 2017–2020

Olivia Murphy with Mary Spongberg

English

Jane Austen and Maternal Disinheritance: The Leigh Family Archive

ARC Discovery Project 2017–2020

Mark Ledbury with Roe Glenn, Erin Helyard, Nicholas Cronk and Robert Wellington

Art History /
Australian National University

Performing Transdisciplinarity

ARC Discovery Project 2017–2020

Nick Enfield with Stephen Matthews, Umberto Anslado and Pittayawat Pittayaporn

Linguistics

Do Language Boundaries Stabilize Ethnic Boundaries?

ARC Discovery Project

2017–2020

Ahmar Mahboob with Silvia Pessoa and colleagues

Linguistics /
Carnegie Mellon University, Qatar

SLATE-Q: Scaffolding Literacy in Academic and Tertiary Environments: The Case of Communication in Information Systems

Qatar National Research Fund

2017–2019

Ian Maxwell with colleagues

Theatre and Performance Studies

AusStage Phase 6: Visualising Venues in Australian Live Performance Research

ARC Linkage, Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities (LIEF)

2017

Maïa Ponsonnet

Linguistics

Emotions, language and culture in Arnhem Land (Katherine region)

ARC Discovery Early Career Researcher Award (DECRA)

2016–2019

Gerard Goggin with Eddie Patterson, Lachlan MacDowall and Veronica Pardo

Media and Communications / University of Melbourne

Disability and the Performing Arts in Australia: Beyond the Social Model

ARC Linkage Project

2016–2019

Kimberley-Joy Knight and Gabriell Watts

Medieval and Early Modern Centre

Treasured Possessions NSW Department of Family and Community Services Liveable Communities Grant 2016–2017

Gerard Goggin with Thomas Julian and colleagues

Media and Communications / Swinburne University

Linked Data PolicyHub Stage II: Urban & Regional Planning & Communications ARC Linkage, Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities (LIEF) 2016
Paul Giles English Chronometrics: Cross-Temporal Approaches to Literature and Culture ARC Discovery Project 2015–2017
Iain Gardner with Colin Hope and Gillian Bowen Studies in Religion / Monash University Seth, God of Confusion: The archaeology of a cult centre in Egypt ARC Discovery Project 2015–2020
Anthony Cordingley English Samuel Beckett and the French Literary Tradition: Bilingualism as Method ARC Discovery Early Career Researcher Award (DECRA) 2015–2018
Daniel Anlezark English Literature and Science in the Early Middle Ages ARC Future Fellowship
2015–2018
Heather Horst with Denis Crowdy and colleagues Media and Communications Music, Mobile Phones and Community Justice in Melanesia ARC Linkage Project 2015–2018
Jennifer Barrett with Avril Alba Art History Australian Holocaust Memory, Human Rights and the Contemporary Museum ARC Linkage Project 2015–2017
Joyce Nip Media and Communications Online public opinion in Greater China: Similarities, differences, and mutual influences Chiang Ching-Kuo Foundation Research Grant 2015–2017
Mark Ledbury, Stephen Whiteman with Adrian Vickers Art History Ambitious Alignments: New Histories of Modern Southeast Asian Art Getty Foundation Connecting Art Histories Grant 2014–2016
Penny O'Donnell with Lawrie Zion and colleagues Media and Communications New Beats: Mass redundancies, career changes and the future of Australian journalism ARC Linkage Project and ARC Discovery Project 2014–2017
Tim Dwyer, Fiona Martin, Monika Bednarek, with James Curran, Andrew Hunter and Hal Crawford Media and Communications, Linguistics Sharing News Online ARC Linkage Project 2014–2017
Juanita Ruys Medieval and Early Modern Studies / University of Western Australia ARC Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions, Sydney Node ARC Centre of Excellence 2011–2017

ARC Discovery Projects 2014

Name(s)

Department/ Lead Institution

Project Title

Duration

Lisa Beaven with Angela Ndalianis

Art History and Film Studies / University of Melbourne

Experiencing Space: Sensory Encounters from Baroque Rome to Neo-baroque Las Vegas

2014–2016

Will Christie

English

An Open University: Public Lecturing in the Romantic Period

2014–2016

John Clark with Adrian Vickers, Thomas Berghuis and Agung Hujatnika

Art History and Film Studies / School of Languages and Cultures

Shaping Indonesian Contemporary Art: The Role of Institutions

2014–2016

John Frow

English / University of Melbourne

Avatars and Identity

2014–2016

Mary Roberts

Art History and Film Studies

Artists as Collectors of the Islamic Arts, 1850-1910

2014–2016

ARC Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities (LIEF) 2014

Name(s)

Department/ Lead Institution

Project Title

Duration

Mark Lebdury

Art History and Film Studies / The University of New South Wales

Design and Art Australia Online (DAAO) research tool

2014

ARC Future Fellowship 2013

Name(s)

Department/ Lead Institution

Project Title

Duration

Gerard Goggin

Media and Communications

Disability and digital technology: Accessible design, global media policy, and human rights

2013–2017

ARC Discovery Projects 2013

Name(s)

Department/ Lead Institution

Project Title

Duration

Roger Benjamin

Art History and Film Studies

Orientalism of the Mediterranean shore: art and place from Tunis to Marseille

DORA

2013–2015

Robert Dixon

Australian Literature

Scenes of reading: Australian literature and the world republic of letters

DORA

2013–2015

Margaret Clunies Ross

English

Poetry of the Nordic past: a new analysis and interpretation

2013–2014

Mark Ledbury

Art History and Film Studies

Art, theatre and community in eighteenth century France

2013–2015

Jim Martin

Linguistics / Sociology & Social Policy

Pedagogies for knowledge-building: investigating subject-appropriate, cumulative teaching for twenty-first century school classrooms

2013–2015

ARC Discovery Early Career Researcher (DECRA) 2013

Name(s)

Department/ Lead Institution

Project Title

Duration

Fiona Martin

Media and Communications

Mediating the conversation: inclusive dialogue in globalising online news environments

2013–2015

ARC Future Fellowship 2012

Name(s)

Department / Lead Institution

Project Title

Duration

 

Jennifer Milam

Art History and Film Studies

Visual cosmopolitanism, national identity and imperialist ambitions in garden spaces

2012–2016

ARC Discovery Projects 2012

Name (s)

Department / Lead Institution

Project Title

Duration

 

Anders Ahlqvist

Celtic Studies

Medieval Irish law texts: scholarly, legal and social development

2012–2012

Daniel Anlezark

English

Anglo-Saxon literary patronage: origins and development

2012–2014

Gerard Goggin, Fiona Martin and Tim Dwyer

Media and Communications

Moving media: mobile internet and new policy modes

2012–2014

Jay Johnston

Studies in Religion

The function of images in magical papyri and artefacts of ritual power from Late Antiquity

2012–2014

Christopher Hartney

Studies in Religion / University of Macquarie

Religion and Political Thought

2012–2014

Kate Lilley

English / University of Newcastle

The material cultures of early modern women's writing: editing, reception and mediation

2012–2014

ARC Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities (LIEF) 2012

Name (s)

Department / Lead Institution

Project Title

Duration

Mark Ledbury; Anita Calloway

Art History and Film Studies / University of New South Wales

Religious nonconformity and performance in Britain (circa 1620-1680)

2012

ARC Discovery Early Career Researcher (DECRA) 2012

Name

Department / Lead Institution

Project Title

Duration

Alison Searle

English

Religious nonconformity and performance in Britain (circa 1620-1680)

2012–2015

Helen Young

English

Imagining Diversity: Race and Ethnicity in Popular Fantasy Fiction

2012–2015

ARC Discovery Projects 2011

Name

Department / Lead Institution

Project Title

Duration

 

Mark Byron

English

Editing Complex Modernist Texts: A Methodological Study

2011–2013

William Christie

English

The Modern Athenians: Francis Jeffrey's Edinburgh Review (1802-1829) in the 'Knowledge Economy' of the Early Nineteenth Century

2011–2013

Paul Giles

English

Antipodean America: Australasia, Colonialism, and the Constitution of U.S. Literature

2011–2013

Nicola Parsons

English

Eliza Haywood & Daniel Defoe: Gender, Genre and Nation in the Eighteenth-Century Novel

2011–2013

ARC Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities (LIEF) 2011

Name

Department / Lead Institution

Project Title

Duration

 

Linda Barwick

PARADISEC

 

Equipment and facilities upgrade for Pacific and Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures

2011–2012

ARC Discovery Project 2010

Name

Department / Lead Institution

Project Title

Duration

Linda Barwick, Allan Marett

PARADISEC / Australian National University

Intercultural inquiry in a trans-national context: Exploring the legacy of the 1948 Arnhem Land Expedition

2010–2014

Gerard Goggin

Media and Communications (transferred in from University of New South Wales) / University of Wollongong

Internet History in Australia and the Asia-Pacific

2010–2012

Mary Roberts

Art History and Film Studies

Peripheral Horizons: Reinterpreting Orientalist visual culture through a comparative study of women's Orientalism in Australia, the USA and Europe, 1855-1914

2010–2012

Margaret Clunies-Ross

English

Pre-Christian Religions of the North: A History of Research and Reception

2010–2012

Timothy Fitzpatrick, Laura Ginters, John Golder, Tiffany Stern

Performance Studies

Rehearsal without a Director: Rethinking Theatre History

2010–2012

ARC Linkage 2010

Name

Department / Lead Institution

Project Title

Duration

Gerard Goggin

Media and Communications / Swinburne University of Technology / Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Screen Australia

Spreading Fictions: disturbing stories in the online age

2010–2013

Fiona Giles

Media and Communications / Monash University / University of Newcastle

 

Alcohol use and harm minimisation among Australian university students

2010–2013

ARC Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities (LIEF) 2010

Name

Department / Lead Institution

Project Title

Duration

Roger Benjamin, Anita Callaway

Art History and Film Studies / University of New South Wales

 

Alcohol use and harm minimisation among Australian university students

2010–2010

Robert Dixon

Australian Literature / University of Queensland

e Research Insfrastructure for Humanities Scholars: Facilitating literary and narrative studies, children's and popular fictions and film/TV studies

2010–2010

Ian Maxwell

Performance Studies / Flinders University

Gateway to Australian live performance phase 4

2010–2010

ARC Discovery Projects 2009

Name

Department / Lead Institution

Project Title

Duration

 

Iain Gardner

 

Religious Studies

The digital restoration of the Dublin Kephalaia codex and its importance for the history of religions

2009–2011

Edel Lamb

English

Reading Children in Early Modern Culture

 

James Martin

Linguistics / Education & Social Work / Sociology & Social Policy

Disciplinarity, knowledge and schooling: Analysing and improving integrated, cumulative learning in classrooms

2009–2011

Jennifer Milam

Art History and Film Studies

The Business of Art: Corporate Interventions into the Production, Display, and Reception of the Visual Arts

2009–2011

Elizabeth Webby

English / University of New South Wales

Brought to Book: Textual-editorial studies and the methodology of Book history with a scholarly edition of Charles Harpur’s complete poetry

2009–2011

ARC Linkage 2009

Name

Department / Lead Institution

Project Title

Duration

 

Penny O’Donnell

Media and Communications

From rivers of gold to the clickstream: Newspapers and quality journalism in the Internet Age

2009–2012

Allan Marrett

PARADISEC / University of Melbourne

Strategies for Sustaining Aboriginal Song and Dance in the Modern World: the Mowanjum and Fitzroy River Valley communities of WA

2009–2012

ARC Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities (LIEF) 2009

Name

Department / Lead Institution

Project Title

Duration

 

Robert Dixon

Australian Literature / University of Queensland

AustLit Phase Three: Transforming the Study of Australian Literature through a Collaborative eResearch Environment the Internet Age

2009