Institute for Policy and Engagement
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This award will be presented to a member of staff in the early stages of an academic or research-only career who has worked with politicians, civil servants or any other type of policymakers or influencers with the aim of influencing public policy with their research findings. 

2020

Winner: Dr Lorna Treanor (NUBS), for their work to support the development of an inclusive entrepreneurship ecosystem

Special Commendation

  • Dr Xuan Feng (NUBS China), for their work supporting local policy makers in Ningbo on talent acquisition, development and retention

Shortlisted

  • Dr Ben Barton (Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, UNM), for their work to build policy makers' understandings of China's Belt-and-Road Initiative

2019

Winner: Dr Katarina Schwarz (the Rights Lab), for their work on on antislavery policy both in the UK and globally 

Shortlisted:

  • Dr Sarah Cassidy (School of Psychology), for their work on how policy can tackle suicide among people with autism
  • Dr Chloe Holloway (School of Law), for their work to improve the support of autistic individuals in police custody

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