School of Zoology Research Funding

Response to this request is long overdue. By law, under all circumstances, University of Oxford should have responded by now (details). You can complain by requesting an internal review.

Dear University of Oxford,

I write to request information regarding the funding the School of Zoology has received from the following companies: Lockheed Martin, Rolls-Royce, Boeing, EDO MBM Technology LTD, General Dynamics, Airbus, BAE Systems, QinetiQ, GKN, Cobham, Elbit Systems, Leonardo, United Technologies, L3 Technologies, Babcock International, Northrop Grumman, Serco, Leonardo S.p.A., Raytheon, Meggitt, Thales, AirTanker, Ultra Electronics, Chemring, Atomic Weapons Establishment (AWE).
In addition, I write to request information regarding the contracts the School of Zoology holds with the Ministry of Defence, the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory, the United States Army, the United States Air Force, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, the US Department of Defense and the American Office of Naval Research.

Please include the following information:
For each of the above companies/bodies please list all projects, industrial research and industrial consultancy that the School of Zoology has received funding for over the past five academic years, 2014-15, 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18 and 2018-19. Please also include donations from any of the aforementioned companies/bodies.
Please ensure that details show the company or government body that provided the funding, the start and end date of the contract/project, the title of the project/research/donation and the total funding of each contract/project year-by-year for the past five academic years.
Please also show any public research councils involved or participating in the contract/project in question.

Yours faithfully,
Ben Jacob

FOI, University of Oxford

Dear Mr Jacob

I write to acknowledge receipt of your request.

Our aim is to send you a substantive response no later than the statutory deadline of 18
September 2019.

Yours sincerely,

Information Compliance Team
Vice Chancellor’s and Registrar’s Office | University of Oxford
University Offices, Wellington Square, Oxford, OX1 2JD

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