12:30 - 14:00
Professor Diane Holt
Lectures, talks and seminars
Management Science and Entrepreneurship Group
Essex Business School
The Management Science and Entrepreneurship Group is delighted to welcome Professor Diane Holt to our seminar series to talk about applying for research funding.
In this seminar Professor Diane Holt will be talking about various issues you need to consider when applying for research funding. Drawing on her experience of winning ESRC, British Academy, Nuffield, Newton and GCRF funds.
Diane will discuss:
Diane Holt (BSc, MSc, PhD) is a Professor of Management and joined Essex Business School in November 2013. She has published over 70 peer reviewed journal articles, book chapters and conference papers in areas such as green supply chain management, sustainability discourse, ecopreneuring, and the role of business in development. Diane has had many successes in large grant applications. She was the principal investigator on the ESRC funded Trickle Out Africa Project which considers the impact of social and environmental enterprises on poverty alleviation and sustainable development across the 19 countries of Southern and Eastern Africa. She is currently leading the ESRC-NRF South Africa PhD partnering programme SASIE (2015-2018) on social innovation and social entrepreneurship in association with Universities of Wits, Pretoria and Nelson Mandela Metropolitan. She also won a Newton Advanced Fellowship with Dr Silvia Pinheiro from Brazil on "Inclusion and formalization of Amazonian informal entrepreneurs into MNC value chains - mechanisms, partnerships and impacts".