The appointments have been made as part of the prestigious Queen’s University Research Fellowship Scheme which aims to attract, retain and develop the very best of research talent.
The prestigious Fellowship Scheme was launched in 2014 to select outstanding postdoctoral researchers from all over the world and accelerate their careers at Queen’s. The new Queen’s Research Fellows are a global cohort relocating to Belfast from Canada, Luxembourg, Australia and America.
The Fellows represent all three faculties of the University. These prestigious positions will allow fellows to concentrate on their research whilst developing rounded leadership skills through career development training. The Queen's Fellows have access to an Funding Opportunities to enhance their research by providing small amounts of funding for specific activities or items not covered by start-up funds.
The Queen’s Research Fellows are:
Dr Leonie Hannan, Collaborative Humanities
Dr Gladys Ganiel, Conflict Transformation and Social Justice
Dr Julie Norman, Conflict Transformation and Social Justice
Dr Ashok Malhotra, Collaborative Humanities
Dr Justin Livingstone, Collaborative Humanities
Dr Fiona Murphy, Conflict Transformation and Social Justice
Dr Ulrike Vieten, Conflict Transformation and Social Justice
Dr Wesley Fraser, Astrophysics
Dr Bernhard Mueller, Astrophysics
Dr Malgorzata Swadzba- Kwasny, Clean Energy
Dr Elton Jose Santos, Clean Energy
Dr Louise Kregting, Clean Energy
Dr Laura Hobley, Health Sciences (immunology)
Dr Christoph Engl, Food Security
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