Dr Ross Wilson Awarded Leverhulme Fellowship for 2016/17

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERADr Ross Wilson has been awarded a Leverhulme Fellowship for 2016/2017 to work on Critical Forms: Genres of Criticism from 1750 to the Present.

Established by the Will of William Hesketh Lever, the founder of Lever Brothers, The Leverhulme Trust have provided grants and scholarships for research and education since 1925, and are today one of the largest all-subject providers of research funding in the UK, distributing approximately £80m a year.  They award funding across academic disciplines, supporting talented individuals in the arts, humanities, sciences and social sciences to realise their personal vision in research and professional training. Their primary aim is to fund original research that advances knowledge of our world and ourselves.