Funded Research

Focusing on Turkey as a crossroads and as a distinctive creative and cultural hub in a global and neighbourhood perspective, the BIAA is funding research under a set of Strategic Research Initiatives (SRIs) that reflect current trends in the international and UK academic communities within the fields of Archaeology Related Disciplines, Cultural Heritage Management, History and the Social and Political Sciences. 


See the current strategic research initiatives 
and explore 
funding opportunities for research 


A list of titles and summaries of small and medium funded projects by the BIAA (2-5K).
Click on a project to see details or use the search box on the right side of the page to search content.

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Year of Funding Discipline / Field Title of Project Details
2011
  • Byzantine & Ottoman History
  • History, Social & Political Sciences
Georgians and Turks on the Frontiers of Islam

Grant Recipient: A. Peacock, St. Andrews University 

2011
  • History, Social & Political Sciences
Turkey and international collaboration against non-traditional security challenges

Grant Recipient: S. Xenakis, University of Oxford

2011
  • Cultural Heritage Management
Site Management and Tourism: The Case of Antalya (SW Turkey)

Grant Recipient: Dinc Sarac, Newcastle University

2011
  • History, Social & Political Sciences
Holocene sociocultural trajectories in central Turkey and responses to climate variability

Grant Recipient: Samantha Allcock, University of Plymouth

2011
  • History, Social & Political Sciences
Agency, Enjoyment and Desire in Daily Lives of Pious Muslim Women

Grant Recipient: Sehlikoglu Karakas, University of Cambridge

2011
  • Archaeology Related Disciplines
The role and function of tokens and sealing practices in Neolithic Anatolia

Grant Recipient: Lucy Bennison-Chapman, University of Liverpool

2011
  • History, Social & Political Sciences
A (Multi-)National Space: Nationalism, Reconciliation and the Memorialisation of Gallipoli

Grant Recipient: Melania Savino, SOAS, University of London

2011
  • History, Social & Political Sciences
Archaeology, Nationalism and Cultural Heritage: Turkish Archaeology from Republic Years to Rescue

Grant Recipient: Banu Aydinoglugil, University College London

2011
  • History, Social & Political Sciences
Investigation of the Sources of Economic Growth in Turkey in the Interwar Period

Grant Recipient: Ulas Karakoc, London School of Economics

2011
  • Byzantine & Ottoman History
  • History, Social & Political Sciences
Kalmyk-Ottoman Correspondence (1632 – 1771)

Grant Recipient: Basaanjav Terbish, University of Cambridge 

2011
  • Archaeology Related Disciplines
Çaltılar Archaeological Project: Archaeological and Environmental Surveys of Çaltılar and Eceler

Grant Recipient: N. Momigliano, University of Bristol. 

2010
  • Archaeology Related Disciplines
Quantitative Vegetation Modelling in Southwest Turkey

Grant Recipient: Warren J. Eastwood.

2011
  • Archaeology Related Disciplines
The Aşvan Zooarchaeological Study

Grant Recipient: Evangelia Ioannidou.

2006
  • Archaeology Related Disciplines
  • Byzantine & Ottoman History
  • Combined Projects
  • Excavations
Historical-Archaeological Investigations in Aqkerman Fortress, Ukraine

Director(s): Caroline Finkel, Victor Ostapchuk, Svitlana Bilyayeva and James Mathieu.

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