Dr Sriya Iyer was awarded a British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship (2000-2003) to work on ‘Religion, inequality and fertility in South India’. Here she describes one aspect of her research.
The whole article can be downloaded as a PDF file.
Published in Review, Issue 7.
This podcast was recorded on 24 April 2017 at the British Academy, prior to an event celebrating 30 years of the British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowships. Professor Catriona Kelly FBA and Dr Bonny Hartley reflect on the impact the scheme has had on their academic careers.
Dr Julia Simner, University of Edinburgh, works in the field of experimental psychology. During her British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship (2001–2004) she looked at how people processed the meaning of words from their preceding context. Her current research interests include the condition of synaesthesia – a joining together of sensations which are normally experienced separately – which she describes in this article.