Grants / Awards

2016

Date: March 2016
Awarding body: COST (European Cooperation in Science and Technology), under Action TD1209: ALIEN Challenge.
Details: Funding to attend a workshop at the Institute of Botany in Průhonice in the Czech Republic, to discuss the implementation of a new methodology to quantify and categorise the impacts of alien species.

2014

Date: March 2014
Awarding body: Natural Environment Research Council (NERC)
Details: A fully-funded studentship to undertake a PhD at University College London (UCL) under the London Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP).

2013

Date: September 2013
Awarding body: The Global Invasions Research Coordination Network (GIRCN)
Details: Funding to cover the cost of a research exchange with a colleague based at the DST-NRF Centre of Excellence for Invasion Biology at Stellenbosch University in South Africa.

Date: June 2013
Awarding body: The German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv) Halle-Jena-Leipzig
Details: Funding to attend a workshop for a working group established to undertake research regarding the identification and management of impacts associated with invasive species.