Current Research

There are over 100 Fellows at King's. They carry out a huge variety of research, from investigating the origin of the Universe to uncovering the classical world. The following articles and media give a taste of the research being done at the moment.
 


 

King's alumna Judith Weir CBE (KC 1973) has been nominated for an Honorary Degree from the University.

Katrina Toner and Michael Taplin have been selected to have their compositions workshopped and professionally recorded by the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.

Joanna Kusiak has been awarded the Best Article Award of the International Journal of Urban and Regional Research.

Dr James Taylor has been awarded the Bronze Medal from the Royal Aeronautical Society for his work on jet engine technology.

King’s PhD candidate and conservation biologist Sophia Cooke has appeared on BBC Radio 4’s Inside Science to discuss the effect of roads on the British bird population

Chai Keong Toh (KC 1993) is one of only four new International Fellows to be elected to the Academy this year.

Honorary Fellow Michael Cook (KC 1959) has been awarded the prestigious prize for his contribution to Islamic Studies.

King's Fellow Anne Davis has been awarded the Richard Glazebrook Medal and Prize for her outstanding support and leadership in physics.

Musicologist Natassa Varka (KC 2005) has won the prestigious award with her dissertation on librettist Charles Jennens’ collection of oratorios.

King's PhD student Julien Domercq (KC 2007) has been appointed as the new Assistant Curator of European Art at the Dallas Museum of Art in Texas.

Research News

Judith Weir nominated for Cambridge Honorary Degree

King's alumna Judith Weir CBE (KC 1973) has been nominated for an Honorary Degree from the University.

2020 CBSO scholars announced

Katrina Toner and Michael Taplin have been selected to have their compositions workshopped and professionally recorded by the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.

King's Junior Research Fellow wins journal prize

Joanna Kusiak has been awarded the Best Article Award of the International Journal of Urban and Regional Research.