MMM Professor Ralph Kenna

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Metrics, professional activities, conference roles, etc.


Encyclopedias and so on


Guest Positions, invited positions, etc

Professional Membership

Editorial Roles

  • From 2017 I am an Associate Editors for the World Scientific journal Advances in complex Systems.
  • From 2017 I am one of three Series Editors for the Simulating the Past, a new/forthcoming book in Springer's Computational Social Sciences series.
  • I am a Member of the Editorial Board for Condensed Matter Physics
  • I am a Review Editor on the Editorial Board of Interdisciplinary Physics, a specialty of Frontiers in Physics Frontiers in Physics

Roles as Referee

I am a Referee for the following journals: I also have the following referee/assessor roles:
  • I am a Referee for book proposals for CRC Press- Taylor and Francis Group
  • I am External Assessor for the Department of Mathematics at a UK Russel-Group University for their REF submision (2021).

Conference Organisation

Referee for Grant Applications

I am Reviewer for the following funding bodies:
  • The Welcome Trust
  • Expert evaluator for KILLAM Research Fellowships (``among among Canada’s most prestigious research honours'')
  • The Leverhulme Trust, UK
  • The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC), UK
  • The Royal Society, UK
  • The Latvian Science Council
  • The Research Council of Romania
  • The Chilean Research Fund Council (FONDECYT).

PhD Examinerships

I was PhD examiner for:
  • University of Lorraine (2010)
  • Coventry University (2015)
  • University of Warwick (2015)
  • Medical University of Vienna (2015)
  • University of Malaya (2016)

Directorships and Memberships of Scientific Organisations

Past Committee Membership (Coventry University)

  • Departmental Research Coordinator, Personal Tutor, Projects Tutor, etc., Faculty Research Committee member, Board of studies member; UoA Lead for REF 2020; and previously: International Programme Steering Committee, Recruitment and Marketing Co-ordination Group, European Coordinator for International and Marketing Activities, Admissions Tutor in Mathematics, Statistics and Operational Research Information Structure Group, Focus Group for University's Web Content Management system, School Planning Committee, School Marketing and Publicity for Mathematical Sciences, Industrial Liaison Board member, Programme Specification Team member, Appointments Panels member, Masterclass Team coordinator, Library Liaison Officer for Mathematical Sciences Member of the Academic Board at Coventry University.


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