Successfully Funded ARC Small Grants for 1999

Below contains allocated successful funding from the 1999 Small ARC grant round ($ 381,500 allocated) at Deakin University.

Faculty of Arts

School of Australian and International Studies
School of Literature and Communication Studies

Faculty of Business and Law

School of Economics
School of Law
School of Management and Marketing

Faculty of Education

School of Scientific and Development Studies

Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences

School of Psychology

Faculty of Science and Technology

School of Architecture and Building
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

Dr Joost Cote (ARC Small Grant)
The Peranakan Chinese in Australia: Memory and identity in a postcolonial world.
$10,000

Dr Christine Twomey (ARC Small Grant)
Captive women and audiences: Cultural and creative responses to Western women prisoners of the Japanese in world war two.
$11,000

School of Literature and Communication Studies

Dr Clare Bradford (ARC Small Grant)
Representations of Aboriginality in children's texts, 1901-1998.
$10,000

Dr Wenche Ommundsen & Dr David McCooey (ARC Small Grant)
Literature in the public sphere: A cultural studies approach to literary festivals.
$15,000

Dr Helen Tebble (ARC Small Grant)
The interpersonal metafunction in medical interpreting.
$15,000

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Faculty of Business and Law

School of Economics

Dr Chris Doucouliagos & Mr Malcolm Abbott (ARC Small Grant)
An international comparison of the efficiency and productivity of vocational education and training institutions.
$15,000

School of Law

Prof R Krever (ARC Small Grant)
Directors' liability for company tax obligations.
$15,000

School of Management and Marketing

Dr Keith Abbott (ARC Small Grant)
Globalisation and workplace change: The adoption and operation of high involvement work systems in multinational companies.
$8,000

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Faculty of Education

School of Scientific and Development Studies

Assoc Prof Susie Groves , B Doig & L Splitter (ARC Small Grant)
Mathematics classrooms functioning as communities of inquiry: Models of primary practice.
$14,000

Ms Judy Mousley & P Sullivan (ARC Small Grant)
Flexibility and student autonomy in teacher education.
$ 8,000

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Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences

School of Psychology

Dr Kate Moore & Dr Lina Ricciardelli (ARC Small Grant)
Affective coping: Strategy or indicator of distress.
$12,000

Dr Janine Webb (ARC Small Grant)
Social inequality, social values and structural change decision-making in a social dilemma situation.
$9,000

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Faculty of Science and Technology

School of Architecture and Building

Mr Peter Love , Dr Purnendu Mandal & Mr James Smith (ARC Small Grant)
Construction process improvement: A model-based diagnosis of rework.
$14,100

School of Biological and Chemical Sciences

Dr Leigh Ackland (ARC Small Grant)
Expression of a novel zinc-transporting gene in human cells and its role in an inherited disorder of zinc deficiency.
$20,000

Dr David Cahill (ARC Small Grant)
Molecular control of plant resistance to pathogens.
$17,400

Prof Dainis Dakternieks (ARC Small Grant)
Immobilised organotin reagents as catalysts for synthesis of polymers and fine chemicals. $20,000

Dr John Donald & Dr Tes Toop (ARC Small Grant)
A fish model for the study of natriuretic peptide receptor function.
$15,000

Dr Simon Lewis & Dr Kieran Lim (ARC Small Grant)
Chemiluminescence measurements in the time domain; a new environmentally friendly approach to simultaneous multi-analyte determinations without separation.
$15,000

Prof Rick Russell & Dr Alain Winling (ARC Small Grant)
Linear supramolecular metal centred architectures: New materials for molecular photonic wires.
$20,000

Dr Peter Scammells (ARC Small Grant)
Adenosine receptor blockers: Potential cardiovascular drugs
$17,000

School of Computing and Mathematics

Prof. Andrzej Goscinski & Dr Jackie Silcock (ARC Small Grant)
The management of parallel processes, data and computational resources for applications using distributed shared memory.
$17,000

Dr Yun Yang (ARC Small Grant)
Visual programming support for web-based teamwork modelling.
$10,000

Dr Wanlei Zhou (ARC Small Grant)
Towards the building of reliable web-based databases.
$14,000

School of Ecology and Environment

Dr Frank Stagnitti, Dr Michael Coates & Dr Graeme Allinson (ARC Small Grant)
Modelling pollution of coastal waters from subterranean sources.
$15,000

Dr Guang Shi (ARC Small Grant)
Gondwana in SE Asia: Late Palaeozoic brachiopod faunas of peninsular Thailand and Australian relationships.
$13,000

School of Engineering and Technology

Dr Bruce Crawford (ARC Small Grant)
Fatigue and fracture performance of ultra fine ferrite steels.
$17,000

Dr Bin Wang (ARC Small Grant)
Development of a new characterising method for thin film coatings.
$15,000

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1st December 2009