To date (June 2021) the GW4 Alliance has invested over £3.1m in 112 collaborative research communities, which have generated nearly £50m in research income. This means that for every £1 GW4 spends on collaborative research communities, GW4 captures an impressive £16 in external research awards.
The GW4 Alliance has adopted the Russell Group Research Integrity Statement of cooperation in cross-institutional research misconduct allegations, which aims to support the efforts of researcher communities to foster research integrity (also known as good practice in research or the responsible conduct of research).
Explore our GW4 research communities by keyword or theme. (All communities are also listed below in order of award date with newest first).
Aerospace and Advanced Engineering
Creative and Cultural Economy
New Energy Systems
Next Generation Microelectronics
Resilience, Environment and Sustainability
Project period: September 2018 – January 2019
GW4 community leads
University of Bath: Malcolm Johnson
University of Bristol: Jane Blazeby (PI)
Cardiff University: Jenny Kitzinger
University of Exeter: Katrina Wyatt & Robin Durie
This GW4 Network will address the global challenge of the critical relationships between medicine, living well, dying and death. It will examine how the process of dying is being medicalised and the implications of current practices for different populations.