University of Sydney Fellowships and Awards

The University of Sydney has internal funding schemes for both current staff and applicants who are seeking to join the University from another organisation in Australia or from overseas.

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2013

University of Sydney Postdoctoral Research Fellowships

AcademicProject
Dr Mohammad Choucair Exploiting the Kubas Interaction in the Synthesis of Advanced Carbon Nanostructures for Hydrogen Storage
Dr Alberto Peruzzo Photonic quantum simulators for quantum chemical engineering
Dr Alan Stapledon Connections between geometry, combinatorics and representation theory

University of Sydney Equity Fellowships

AcademicProject
Dr Suncica Lah Disorders of memory: Investigations of neuropsychological mechanisms and development of effective treatments

University of Sydney Bridging Support Grants

AcademicSchool/Department
A/Prof Stuart Cordwell School of Molecular Science
Prof Peter Harrowell School of Chemistry
Prof Brendan Kennedy School of Chemistry
Prof Benjamin Oldroyd School of Biological Sciences
Prof Cathy Stampfl School of Physics
A/Prof Fiona White School of Psychology

2012

University of Sydney International Collaboration Awards

AcademicInstitutionSydney Host ResearcherProject
Dr Gerald Grellet-Tinner Investigador Correspondiente of CONICET (National Scientific and Technical Research Council) Prof Michael Thompson A novel study of megapode eggs and eggshells functional morphology to understand evolutionary and ecological responses of ground nesting dinosaurs to environmental changes
Prof Mark Johnson Institut Laue Langevin, France A/Prof Chris Ling A new combined computational and  experimental approach to understanding ionic conduction in fuel cell and battery materials
A/Prof Jason Ali University of Hong Kong Prof Jonathan Aitchison Deciphering Australia’s plate Tectonic links to the Eastern Cimmerian Terrane(s)
Prof Michael Proctor Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Cambridge University Dr David Galloway Equilibration mechanisms in strong-field dynamos
Dr Xavier Calmet University of Sussex Dr Archil Kobakhidze Physics beyond the standard model in the Higgs sector
Dr Margarida Cunha University of Portugal (Universidade do Porto) Dr Dennis Stello Probing inside evolved stars
A/Professor Andrew Houck Princeton University A/Prof David Reilly Hybrid quantum technology
Dr Sebastian Sanchez Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía - CSIC Spain A/Prof Scott Croom Dissecting galaxy evolution with SAMI and CALIFA
Dr Robert Szabó Institute of Astronomy and Earth Sciences, Konkoly - Hungary Prof Timothy Bedding Nonlinear Seismology of He-core burning stars with the Kepler space

University of Sydney Postdoctoral Research Fellowships

AcademicProject
Dr Daniel Getts Immune modifying particles: a novel therapeutic strategy to treat lethal encephalitis

University of Sydney Bridging Support Grants

AcademicSchool/Department
Dr Mary Byrne School of Biological Sciences
Prof Peter Harrowell School of Chemistry
Dr Meredith Jordan School of Chemistry
Dr Chris Ling School of Chemistry
Dr Evan Livesey School of Psychology
A/Prof Leon Poladian School of Mathematics & Statistics
Prof Peter Reeves School of Molecular Bioscience
Prof Cathy Stampfl School of Physics
Prof Gregory Warr School of Chemistry

2011

University of Sydney Postdoctoral Research Fellowships

AcademicProject
Dr Krzysztof Bolejko Spectral methods in cosmology: structure formation, interactions, light propagation, and cosmological observations
Dr Sander Maarten Begeer Empathic development in autism: assessment and intervention
Dr Nicolas Menicucci Quantum computation and relativistic quantum information (QCRQI)
Dr Shawn Wilder Carnivory: An understudied but fundamental link in nutritional ecology

University of Sydney Equity Fellowships

AcademicProject
Dr David Price Synthesis and crystallographic structural characterisation of functional materials

University of Sydney Bridging Support Grants

AcademicSchool/Department
Prof Sally Andrews School of Psychology
Prof James Beattie School of Chemistry
Dr Mary Byrne School of Biological Sciences
Prof John Canning School of Chemistry
Prof Benjamin Eggleton School of Physics
Prof Simon Fleming School of Physics
Prof Ruth Hall School of Molecular Bioscience
Dr Dominic Murphy History & Philosophy of Science
Prof Jill Trewhella School of Molecular Bioscience

University of Sydney NHMRC Equipment Grants

AcademicProject
Prof Richard Payne Preparative high-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC)
Dr Margaret Sunde Computer controlled fluorescence polarisation microplate reader

2010

University of Sydney Postdoctoral Research Fellowships

AcademicProject
Dr Matthew Brandley Gene expression and the evolution of viviparity and the placenta in reptiles
Dr Deanna D'Alessandro Redox- and photo-active metal-organic frameworks: physical properties and application in gas separations
Dr Bibhash Nath Trace metal behaviour in the wetland soils and sediments: physical versus biochemical processes
Dr Fleur Ponton Nutritional immunology: a new frontier in biology
Dr Suraj Sharma Phase behaviour and formation of highly concentrated emulsions in eco-friendly surfactant system

University of Sydney Bridging Support Grants

AcademicProject
Prof Sally Andrews Lexical expertise and reading skill: why spelling benefits reading
Prof Marcela Bilek New generation pulsed magnetron sputtering: enhancing ionisation and deposition rate
Dr Bruce Burns People's sensitivity to statistical regularities in the environment: Benford's law
Dr Deanna D'Alessandro Redox- and photo-active metal-organic frameworks: physical properties and application in gas separations
Dr Irina Harris Ensemble coding of objects and faces
Dr Alex Holcombe Position perception, object motion, attention and action
A/Prof Jacqui Matthews LMO4-containing protein complexes in development
Dr Catherine Mills Ultrasound, embodiment and abortion: a feminist analysis of foetal imaging and the ethics of the selective termination of pregnancy
Dr David Moss A green light for terabit all-optical signal measurement
Dr Tim Schmidt Ultrafast laser spectroscopy of third generation photovoltaic components
A/Prof Frank Seebacher Universal metabolic control systems: energy sensing and thermoregulation
Dr Rosemary Thompson Modelling of microbubble control mechanisms for sonoporation
Dr Ashley Ward The role of individual behaviour in complex biological systems
Dr Lisa Zadro Ostracism and intergroup relations: implication for persistence and amelioration of interethnic aggression

University of Sydney NHMRC Equipment Grants

AcademicProject
Katrina Jolliffe Automated microwave accelerated solid phase peptide synthesizer

University of Sydney International Visiting Research Fellowships

AcademicInstitutionSydney Host Collaborator
A/Prof Erik Sotka College of Charleston A/Prof Ross Coleman
Dr Fabien Aubret Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique Prof Rick Shine
Dr Gino DiLabio National Institute for Nanotechnology (NINT) Prof Leo Radom
Dr Kenneth Wilson Lancaster University Prof Stephen Simpson
Prof Alexander Kleshchev University of Oregon A/Prof Andrew Mathas
Prof David Gubbins University of Leeds Prof Dietmar Muller
Prof Franciscus van Veggel University of Victoria Prof Gregory Warr
Prof John Guckenheimer Cornell University Dr Martin Wechselberger
Prof Michael O'Keeffe Arizona State University Dr Peter Harrowell