Impact Case Studies

All impacts

Game Changer Awards; Bronze Medal

7th April 2014

Simon Mackenzie, Michele Burman and Niall Hamilton-Smith collecting Bronze Medal at awards ceremony 2014.

We are delighted to announce that our Commonwealth Games G2014 Security Legacy research project has been awarded a bronze medal in the UK Research Councils sponsored ‘Game Changer...

Criminal Justice Responses to Rape and Sexual Assault (Michele Burman) …

1st November 2012

Criminal Justice Responses to Rape and Sexual Assault (Michele Burman) Michele Burman has undertaken a range of separate, yet inter-related, empirical projects in relation to criminal justice responses to gendered violence, in particular rape and sexual assault.  Following a series of evaluation projects undertaken with Professor Lynn Jamieson of Edinburgh University on the introduction of...

Young Runaways (Margaret Malloch)

31st October 2012

Young Runaways (Margaret Malloch)

 Margaret has been involved in a range of research projects about young runaways funded by the Aberlour Child Care Trust, Scottish Coalition for Young Runaways, Scottish Government and the SCCJR capacity fund.  This work has been published in reports for practice and policy organisations and developed for submission to academic journals. Key Findings from...

Alcohol, Glass and Violence (Alasdair Forsyth)

30th October 2012

Alcohol, Glass and Violence (Alasdair Forsyth)  Alasdair Forsyth has conducted a range of research projects focusing on the links between alcohol-related glass, and its role in increasing the severity of violence, and in other forms of anti-social behaviour or injury risk.  This initially involved an exploration of the impact of introducing drinking vessels manufactured in mediums other than...