Grants received and reviewed

2013: SYNTHESYS application number NL-TAF-2527, to study Jongmans' Turkish flora for 4 weeks in the collections of Naturalis, Leiden, Netherlands. This will feed into the UNESCO-funded IGCP 575 project.


2007-2011: NERC CASE PhD studentship number NE/F006489/1,  University of Birmingham with CASE funding from National Museum Wales, including 12 months extra funding.

Working on the collections at RBINS

2009: SYNTHESYS application number BE-TAF-472, to study Stockmans’ Chinese floras for 2 weeks in the collections of the Royal Belgian Institute for Natural History (RBINS), Brussels.


2008: SYNTHESYS application number SE-TAF-4827, to study Halle’s Chinese floras for 6 weeks in the collections of the Natural History Museum (NRM), Stockholm.


2011: Reviewed GACR (Grant Agency of the Czech Republic) grant on a large project investigating Bohemian Palaeozoic wetlands.