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Sumita Chauhan: PhD in Digital Arts

Sumita Chauhan’s life-size sculptures have been exhibited all over the world. As a PhD student, she explores how the process of digital sculpture can help people with early-onset dementia.

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Dr Neil Kad

Dr Neil Kad has been awarded almost £1m as co-investigator of a project looking at new ways to target proteins linked to many types of cancer.

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Professor Caroline Rooney

Professor Caroline Rooney has been shortlisted for The Health Humanities Medal for Best International Research Award by the Arts & Humanities Research Council.

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Professor Julia Twigg

Research by Professor Julia Twigg shows how men, unlike women, do not suffer from the ‘changing room moment’ when they suddenly decide they are too old to wear certain clothes.

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Professor Jiangzhou Wang

Professor Jiangzhou Wang is appointed a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering for his work on mobile communications technology.

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Profile of Professor Judy Fudge

Professor Judy Fudge

Professor Judy Fudge has contributed to a new study that concludes workers’ rights should be at the heart of sustainable development.

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Profile of Professor Chris Holland

Professor Chris Holland

Professor Chris Holland becomes the Foundation Dean of the Kent and Medway Medical School (KMMS).

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