Researchers-In-Residence Scheme

This scheme enabled a doctoral student or early career academic researcher to do a short-term work placement with a company from within London’s Creative Economy. Below are examples of placements that Creativeworks London has funded. More information about the scheme can be found here.

Researchers-In-Residence Scheme


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Stellar Libraries CIC and Maite Usoz de la Fuente from King’s College London

ROUND 2

In preparation for this project Stellar Libraries CIC partnered with Maite Usoz de la Fuente from King’s College London to investigate ways of engaging new digital audiences and implement gamification strategies.

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Portrait painters PHD 2nd round

Royal Society of Portrait Painters and Sara Ayres from Kingston University London

ROUND 2

Through a four stage programme Ayres examined the RSPP and its clientele looking to forecast short and long term trends, inform marketing strategies and conduct in depth qualitative research into commissioners, sitters and portraitists.

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Queen Mary - University of London
Arts & Humanities Research Council
European Union
London Fusion

Creativeworks London is one of four Knowledge Exchange Hubs for the Creative Economy funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) to develop strategic partnerships with creative businesses and cultural organisations, to strengthen and diversify their collaborative research activities and increase the number of arts and humanities researchers actively engaged in research-based knowledge exchange.