Faculty Research Fund Awardees

FY 2017 Faculty Research Award Recipients

Award Title Recipient
Regular Faculty Research Competition FY16 Investigation of the impact of mycobacteriophage EniyaLRS and BPs on mycobacterial host gene expression in pathogenic Mycobacterium chelonae ($12,230) Molloy, Sally (MBMS)
Quantifying carbon dioxide emissions from Greenland lakes ($10,985) Saros, Jasmine (Climate Change)
Scholarly Materials and Equipment Competition FY16 Immersive Mathematics in Rendered Environments (IMRE) Laboratory Classroom ($9,187) Dimmel, Justin (Education)
Summer Faculty Research Competition FY16 ($8000 awards – summary salary) Ravni Kotari: Urbanization and Landscape Change in Northern Dalmatia (Croatia) Zaro, Gregory (Anth)
 Contesting Colonized Lives: Irish and Irish-American Women Labor Activists and the Irish Revolution 1916-1923 McKillen, Elizabeth (History)
Wavelet leaders vs. the Wavelet Transform Modulus Maxima Method Khalil, Andre (Math)
Patient Simulation: Effective Evaluation of Nursing Student Performance Herbert, Valerie (Nursing)
 Evaluating Changes in Atmospheric Residence Times in the Arctic Lyon, Bradfield (Climate Change)
Technology Enabled Healthcare (TEC): An exploration into Customer-Provider Connectivity Myrden, Susan
Illuminating Manuscripts: A Methodology for Creating Annotated Editions of Scholarly Articles in STEM Fields Reddington, Luke (English)
Talk, Tools, and Texts: The Lived Reality of Literate Action Development Dippre, Ryan (English)

2017 Presidental Research and Creative Achievement Awardee: Daniel H. Sandweiss, Director, School of Policy and International Affairs Professor of Anthropology and Quaternary and Climate Studies, Cooperating Professor of Earth and Climate Sciences and Global Policy.

 

FY 2016 Faculty Research Award Recipients

Award Title Recipient
Regular Faculty Research Competition FY16  Contagion of Depressive Symptoms, Self-Harm, and Suicidality in Social Networks ($7980) Schwartz-Mette, Rebecca (PSYC)
 Green Leafy Vegetable Gardens to Promote Older Adult Wellness ($6825) Strout, Kelley (SFA)
Scholarly Materials and Equipment Competition FY16 Makerbot Replicator Printer and Surface Pro 4 ($8795) DePoy, Elizabeth (CCIDS)
Design Builder Software, Retrotec Blower Door Tester with Smoke Wand, Thermal Image Camera ($9568) Friess, Wilhelm (MECH)
Summer Faculty Research Competition FY16 ($8000 awards – summary salary) Evaluation of Policies Promoting Mangrove Conservation and Sustainable Livelihoods in Coastal Ecuador  Beitl, Christine (ANTH)
 A Study of Style for Social Change Gilson, Stephen (SOCW)
Boosting Your Toolkit: Learning How to Measure Gene Expression in Avian Neuropeptides, Regulating Migratory Feeding and Fattening Holberton, Rebecca (SBE)
 Glass Houses and Timebombs: Research Toward the Completion of My Assignments, A Novel in Progress Howard, Gregory (ENG)
 Impact of Web and Social Media Strategies on New Business Development by Veterans Jones, Nory (MBS)
A Study of Solid Waste and Waste Disposal Processes for Isolated Patients with Infectious Disease Saber, Deborah (NURS)