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New research grant success

We are pleased to announce that Sotiria Grek, together with colleagues from Oxford, Örebro and Stockholm, was successful in a recent application to study 'The Disembedded Laboratory: Torsten Husén and the internationalisation of education research for policy'. The project is funded by the Swedish Research Council and will run from the beginning of 2020 until the end of 2024. [07 Nov 2019]

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ESRC £2m award for domestic abuse research

Researchers have received an ESRC Innovations in Social Care grant to develop the evidence base for innovation in social care for children and families affected by domestic abuse. The research will contribute to the evidence of what works in support of children who experience domestic abuse, and will also provide an understanding of how other organisations in the UK and internationally might adapt and implement similar services effectively. [23 Oct 2019]

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Children living with domestic violence – understanding the effects on children’s wellbeing using longitudinal data

Dr Valeria Skafida has been successful in securing a Nuffield Foundation research grant to undertake research on children living with domestic violence. The research team includes Dr Morrison and Prof Devaney. The project title is ‘Children living with domestic violence – understanding the effects on children’s wellbeing using longitudinal data’ and this 3-year project will commence on 1st Oct 2019. [26 Sep 2019]

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