Successfully Funded Internal Grants for 1997

Below contains allocated successful funding from the 1997 Small ARC grant round ($289,500 allocated) and "Near Miss" Grants schemes at Deakin University.


Faculty of Arts

School of Australian and International Studies
School of Social Inquiry
School of Literature and Communication Studies
School of Visual, Performing and Media Arts

Faculty of Business and Law

School of Economics
School of Law
School of Management and Marketing
School of Management Information Systems

Faculty of Education

School of Social and Cultural Studies
School of Scientific and Development Studies

Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences

School of Health Sciences
School of Psychology

Faculty of Science and Technology

School of Biological and Chemical Sciences
School of Computing and Mathematics
School of Ecology and Environment
School of Engineering and Technology

 

Faculty of Arts

School of Australian and International Studies

Mr Joost Cote, Dr Michelle Langfield & Dr Sarah Paddle (ARC Small Grant)
The Other Dutch: Eurasian and Dutch Women Migrants to Australia from Indonesia between 1945 and 1970

Dr David Lowe (ARC Small Grant)
Australian Politics and the World in Parliament, 1945-95: An Analysis of Australian Parliamentary Speeches on International Affairs and Australia's Role Therein

Dr Mark McGillivray (ARC Small Grant)
Modelling the Public Sector Fiscal Response to Foreign Aid: Evidence from Asian Developing Countries

Dr Sarah Paddle & Dr F Paisley (ARC Small Grant)
Woman as Citizen. Postcolonialism and Women's Movements in 1850-1880, and 1920-1940

Dr Louise Johnson and Professor Richard Le Heron (Near Miss Grant)
Gateway Cities - Global Suburbs. Are Auckland and Sydney Global Cities? What New Economic, Social and Cultural Geographies Result from this?

Professor Bill Logan (Near Miss Grant)
Heritage Planning in Southeast Asian Cities: Re-evaluating the Western (Largely Colonial European) Impact of Urban Built Form

School of Social Inquiry

Ms Miranda Hughes (ARC Small Grant)
Asthma, the Body and Society: A Case Study in the Socio-cultural Construction of a Disease

Dr Greg Barton(Near Miss Grant)
Two Generations of Indonesian Intellectuals: Modernisation, Citizenship and Muslim Society

Dr Linda Hancock(Near Miss Grant)
Citizen or Forgotten Consumer? The Impact of Changing Juvenile Justice Policies and Service Responses for Marginalised Young Women return to index

School of Literature and Communication Studies

Ms Maryrose Hall, Dr F Devlin-Glass & Dr M Poole (ARC Small Grant)
An Interdisciplinary Study of Book Discussion Groups

Dr Tony Wilson(Near Miss Grant)
Global Narrowcasting: Malaysian Production and Reception return to index

School of Visual, Performing and Media Arts

Dr Lutz Presser (ARC Small Grant)
Fetishism in the Work of Man Ray, Andy Warhol and Robert Mapplethorpe

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Faculty of Business and Law

School of Economics

Dr Chris Doucouliagos & Dr M Abbot (ARC Small Grant)
The Sources of Economies of Size and Scope in Tertiary Education Institutions

Dr Francis In, Professor Pasquale Sgro& Dr Chris Doucouliagos (ARC Small Grant)
Equilibrium and Disequilibrium in Labor Markets: Evidence from the OECD Economies

School of Law

Mr John Gillespie (ARC Small Grant)
Law and Development in Vietnam: Controlling Bureaucratic Discretion

School of Management and Marketing

Ms Lee Watts, Professor Malcolm Rimmer & Dr K Abbott (ARC Small Grant)
The ACTU Union Organisation and Union Membership 1987 to 1977: An Appraisal

School of Management Information Systems

Dr David MacKay & Prof Brian Garner (ARC Small Grant)
Compliance Assistant for Electronic Commerce

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Faculty of Education

School of Social and Cultural Studies

Dr Jill Blackmore, Associate Professor Robin Stevens & Ms Jenny Grenfell (ARC Small Grant)
Keeping the Promise: New Educational Technologies, Teacher Professional Development and Curriculum Innovation

Dr Barbara Kamler, Ms N Santoro & Dr Joanne Reid (ARC Small Grant)
Race, Ethnicity and Survival: A Study of Overseas Born and Educated Teachers

School of Scientific and Development Studies

Associate Professor Ian Robottom & Ms Karen Malone (ARC Small Grant)
Growing up in Cities: A Cross-Cultural and Longitudinal Study of Children's Urban Environmental Experiences

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Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences

School of Health Sciences

Professor Ross Day, Dr W Sparrow & Ms Alison Shinkfield (ARC Small Grant)
The Relationship between Intellectual Disability and Visual Perception

Dr Jane Muir (ARC Small Grant)
Meat Digestibility and Colon Cancer Risk: Can Fermentation of Undigested Carbohydrate Minimise Potential Toxic Effects?

Associate Professor David Briggs & Associate Professor Gwyn Jones(Near Miss Grant)
The Occurrence and Significance of Sulphites in Australian Foods

Dr Greg Collier & Professor Peter Zimmet(Near Miss Grant)
Ob Gene, Leptin and the Development of Obesity and NIDDM

Dr Kevin Rowley & Professor Kerin O'Dea (Near Miss Grant)
Nutritional Makers and Coronary Risk in Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders

School of Psychology

Ms Chris Armatas, Dr W Maschette & Dr J Charlton (ARC Small Grant)
The Relationship of Neurological Signs to Poor Motor Skill Proficiency (Clumsiness) in Primary School Age Children

Professor Marita McCabe, Dr R Sands & Dr L Ricciardelli (ARC Small Grant)
Body Image Disturbance among Young Adolescents


Faculty of Science and Technology

School of Biological and Chemical Sciences

Dr Chris Gehring (ARC Small Grant)
Isolation and characterization of na+ channel genes in arabidopsis thaliana

Dr Gordon Elsey (ARC Small Grant)
Towards Chiral Hemicarcerands: Valuable Tools for the Investigation of Chiral Recognition

Dr Peter Scammells (ARC Small Grant)
The Design and Synthesis of Novel Adenosine Receptor Antagonists with Improved Pharmacological Properties

Dr Leigh Ackland (Near Miss Grant)
Molecular Analysis of Copper Transport in Mammary Epithelial Cells

Dr Neil Barnett, Dr Simon Lewis & Professor Alan Townshend (Near Miss Grant)
Fundamental Investigations into the Analytically Important Chemiluminescent Reactions of tris (2,2'-bipyridyl) ruthenium (111) and Acid Potassium Permaganate

Dr Ian Cooke, Dr P Berger (Near Miss Grant) & Dr C Ramsden
Ontogeny and Plasticity of Respiratory Pattern Generation in Preterm Human Infants

Professor Dainis Dakternieks, Dr E Tiekink & Professor K Jurkschat (Near Miss Grant) Organotin Oxo-Cluster Building Blocks; New Hybrid Organic-Inorganic Materials

School of Computing and Mathematics

Dr Lipo Wang (ARC Small Grant)
Solving Combinatorial Optimisation Problems using Discrete Time Neural Networks

Professor Andrzej Goscinski & Mr Peter Horan (Near Miss Grant)
A Parallel Execution Environment Supporting Parallel Processing on Distributed Systems

Dr Lipo Wang (Near Miss Grant)
Efficient Neuro-Computing with Chaos: Theory and Applications

Dr Geoffrey Webb & Mr Mark Kuzmycz (Near Miss Grant)
Feature Based Agent Modelling

School of Ecology and Environment

Mr Paul Jones, Dr Chris Austin & Associate Professor Brad Mitchell (ARC Small Grant)
Ecological and Aquacultural Genetics of the Yabby, Cherax Destructor Clark

Dr Guang Shi (ARC Small Grant)
Gondwana in SE Asia: Late Palaeozoic Brachiopod Faunas from NW Peninsular Malaysia and Australian Relationships

Professor Neil Archbold & Professor Clinton Foster (Near Miss Grant)
Temporal Precision for the Permian of the Bowen Basin, Australia: An Integrated Approach

School of Engineering and Technology

Professor Peter Hodgson (ARC Small Grant)
The Transformation Behaviour of c-si-mn TRIP Steels with and without Nobium

Dr Charles Lemckert (ARC Small Grant)
Determining the Mixing Efficiencies of Interacting Bubble Plumes

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1st December 2009