Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Research Projects

There are many research projects underway in the Faculty and involving a wide variety of organisational participants, either as funders or collaborators.

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Summer Gold Posters

A function was held on Wednesday 10 April 2013 to celebrate the winners of the Victoria's Summer Gold Poster Competition, the quality made the judging an extremely difficult task.

The students were required to design a poster about their research, in collaboration with their supervisor.

FHSS winners were:

Overall winner in the University: Maddy Glen, School of English, Film Theatre, and Media Studies -"Vertical Cinema: A Manifesto", supervisor Miriam Ross.

 

13_Poster Maddy Glen

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Group winner, group 2:  Freya Dean, School of History, Philosophy, Political Science and International Relations - "The Conceptually Invisible in Holocaust Cinema" - supervisor Giacomo Lichtner

 
13_Poster Freya Dean

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Winner of the Most Entertaining/Engaging Category:  Maree Martinussen, School of Social and Cultural Studies - "Urban Dynamics: Trialling Neighbourhood Level Take-up of Community Greening Plants in Wellington" - supervisor Mike Lloyd.


13_Poster Maree Martinussen


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Marsden Grants

2013

Dr Joseph Bulbulia (School of Art History, Classics and Religious Studies): The personal consequences of spirituality and religion: a twenty year longitudinal study, $769,565

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Marsden Fast Start Grants

2013

Dr Alexander Bukh (School of History, Philosophy, Political Science and International Relations): Territorial disputes and civil society in east Asian democracies, $300,000 

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Fulbright Awards

There are no Fulbright Awards for 2013.

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University Research Fund (URF) Projects

2014

Anita Brady, School of English, Film, Theatre and Media Studies, Same-Sex Kissing Archival Research

Kirsten Thompson, School of English, Film, Theatre and Media Studies,  Color in Classical Cel Animation

Paul Wolffram, School of English, Film, Theatre and Media Studies, Nga Reo O Te Whenua - Voices of the Land. Final Production Stage

Stephen Behrendt, School of History, Philosophy, Politics and International Relations, Lancashire social and economic history, 1750-1850

David Capie, School of History, Philosophy, Politics and International Relations, The United States and Asia's regional institutions

Jack Vowles, School of History, Philosophy, Politics and International Relations, 2014 New Zealand Election Study

Sarah Hill, School of Languages and Cultures, Depictions of Disability in Italian Cinema

Marco Sonzogni, School of Languages and Cultures, The Panchatantra from India to Italy: Translations, Imitations, Influences

Yiyan Wang, School of Languages and Cultures, Chinese Writings on Art

Frank Boers, School of Linguistics and Applied Language Studies, Vocabulary retention from reading illustrated text

Meredith Marra, School of Linguistics and Applied Language Studies, The talk between: analysing the discourse of transitions at work

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New Researcher Grants

There are no New Researcher grants for 2014

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