University of the West of Scotland

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UWS, one of Scotland’s largest modern universities

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education Social Sciences
learning Social Sciences
student Social Sciences
Scotland Medicine & Life Sciences
Exercise Medicine & Life Sciences
Nurses Medicine & Life Sciences
experience Social Sciences
Dementia Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1988 2020

In conversation with Henry Giroux

Jeffery, G. & McAuliffe, D., 2020, The SAGE Handbook of Critical Pedagogies. Steinberg, S. R. & Down, B. (eds.). SAGE Publications, Vol. 1.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2-furyl(phenyl)methanol isolated from Atractilis gummifera rhizome exhibits anti-leishmanial activity

Deiva, S., Ferguson, L., Rateb, M. E., Williams, R. & Brucoli, F., 14 Nov 2019, In : Fitoterapia. 140, 6 p., 104420.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kaurane Diterpenes

3D patterning/manipulating microparticles and yeast cells using ZnO/Si thin film surface acoustic waves

Tao, X., Nguyen, T. D., Jin, H., Tao, R., Luo, J., Yang, X., Torun, H., Zhou, J., Huang, S., Shi, L., Gibson, D., Cooke, M., Du, H., Dong, S., Luo, J. & Fu, Y., 15 Nov 2019, In : Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical. 299, 9 p., 126991.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acoustic surface wave devices
Surface waves

Activities 1987 2022

Standing Safe Campaign

Kallia Manoussaki (Interviewee)
22 Sep 2022

Activity: OtherTypes of Public engagement and outreach - Media article or participation

Conservation Guest Scholar

John Hughes (Recipient)
6 Apr 202026 Jun 2020

Activity: OtherTypes of Award - Fellowship awarded competitively

South Ayrshire Council

Laura Wallace (Visiting researcher)
19 Feb 201926 Mar 2019

Activity: Visiting an external institutionVisiting an external academic institution


(Shortlisted) 2017 Sociology SAGE Prize for Innovation & Excellence

Nick Jenkins (Recipient), 1 Mar 2017

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

1st Prize for Oral Presentation at ResCon 14

Alrazi Earij (Recipient), 26 Jun 2014

Prize: Other distinction


Press / Media

Cyber stalking: the iPredator

Matthew Frew


1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Expert Comment

2019 General Election in Scotland

Murray Leith


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

SmartBay Newsletter

James Riordan & Francis Flannery


1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Public Engagement Activities