After extensive review and detailed assessment, the Jenkinson Panel, chaired by Professor Patrick McGhee, have announced the winners of the 2019 Jenkinson Awards. The criteria for the awards were:
Patrick McGhee said:
“The quality of applications this year has been particularly high. The panel had a difficult time in arriving at a final list. I am particularly pleased to see several new members of staff and early career researchers amongst the winners”.
A feature of the Jenkinson 2019 Awards are the first ever awards for Law and for the Institute of Management.
The Jenkinson celebration evening for all past and recent winners will be held on Thursday 13 December 2018
|Principal Investigator||Title of Project||School|
|Samantha Spence||Witchcraft and Human Rights: From Horror to Hope||Law|
|Richard Horrocks||The creation of a live North West textile industrial history resource linked to Worktown||Engineering|
|Robert Snape||A Festival of Worktown||Sport and Biomedical Sciences|
|Jack Luo||Flexible wireless multi-sensor chip for investigating effect obstructive sleeping apnoea on cardiovascular disease and hypertension||Engineering|
|Mohammad Sanami||Preventing or minimising tissue damage during minimally invasive surgery by redesigning the surgical graspers jaw||Engineering|
|Jerome Carson||Developing a REF2021 Case Study on Happiness.||Education & Psychology|
|Chathurika Kannangara||ProGRAD : Professional discussions as a learning tool for promoting employability skills in undergraduate students||Psychology|
|Brid Andrews||Finding a Voice: presentation skills for global learners||Arts|
|Chan See||Design and Development of miniaturised antennas for implantable wireless devices and Internet of Things||Engineering|
|Richard Jagger||EEG and the early detection of Alzheimer’s disease||Education & Psychology|
|Lynn Clark||CAMP-To : Towards a Culturally Appropriate Model of Personal Tutoring: A Focus on sub-Saharan African Collaborative Transnational Education Partnerships (Masters programmes)||Off Campus Division|
|Nikolaos Poulis||Cytotoxicity of dental ceramic materials and related surface treatments||Health and Wellbeing|
|Evan Jones||Whitman 200||Arts|
|Carol Brown||The Cavell Project: Exploring the relationship between staff engagement and key performance in the NHS||Institute of Management|
The Awards are named after Augustus Jack Jenkinson (known as Jack) who was the first Principal of Bolton Institute of Technology, which opened in 1964. He remained Principal until 1970. He was previously Principal of Bolton Technical College, from 1951-64 and prior to that First Director of Bolton Training College, 1946 – 48.
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