FY 2014 University Research Committee Grants Program

Small Grants Program

Nathan Alleman
Assistant Professor, Educational Administration
School of Education
Full-time Labor, Full-time Membership? Collegiality Expectations and Experiences of Full-Time, Non-Tenure Track Faculty Members
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Beth Barr
Assistant Professor, History
College of Arts & Sciences
Medieval Sermons as Evidence for Women's History: A Microfilm Digitization Project
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Steve Dworkin
Professor, Geology
College of Arts & Sciences
Paleoclimate Reconstruction of the Late Triassic Chinle Formation at Petrified Forest National Park Using Oxygen Isotope Ratios in Petrified Wood

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Kevin Klausmeyer
Associate Professor, Chemistry & Biochemistry
College of Arts & Sciences
Coordination Complexes of Functionalized Phosphines and Diphosphines

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Becky Spencer
Professor
Louise Harrington School of Nursing
A Qualitative Description of African American Men's Experiences as Fathers of Breastfed Infants

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Lori Spies
Senior Lecturer
Louise Harrington School of Nursing
An Exploratory Descriptive Study on Task Shifting
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Jonathan Tran
Associate Professor, Religion
College of Arts & Sciences
Corners in the City of God:
The Wire and Theology
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Darryn Willoughby
Associate Professor, Health, Human Performance & Recreation
School of Education
Effects of moderate- and high-itensity endurance and resistance exercise on the expression of the PGC-1α1 and PGC-1α4 genes and the anabolic and catabolic signaling mediators, IGF-1 and myostatin, in human skeletal muscle

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Mid-Range Grants Program

Sarah Alexander
Associate Professor, Anthropology
College of Arts & Sciences
Conceptualizing Climate Change in Rural Belize: Local Perceptions of Climate Variability and Associated Risk

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Lori Baker
Associate Professor, Anthropology
College of Arts & Sciences
Genetic, Biochemical and Morhometric Analyses to Determine Geographic Patterning from Human Skeletal Remains

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Young-Rae Cho
Assistant Professor, Computer Science
School of Engineering & Computer Science
A Computational Approach for Functional Pathway Discovery from Interactome Data

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Pete Grandjean
Associate Professor, Health, Human Performance & Recreation
School of Education
The effects of exercise at different intensities and energy expenditure on paraoxonase activity and vascular endothelial function

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Sanghoon Kang
Assistant Professor, Biology
College of Arts & Sciences
Response of freshwater cyanobacteria harmful algal bloom (HAB) under climate change scheme (microcosm study)

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Bradley Keele
Associate Professor, Psychology & Neuroscience
College of Arts & Sciences
The role of neuropeptides in learned fear and anxiety

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Cheryl Riley
Associate Professor
Mary Ann Faucher

Associate Professor
Louise Harrington School of Nursing
Implementation and Evaluation of Delayed Umbilical Cord Clamping in Hyderabad, India

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William Weaver
Assistant Professor, Great Texts
Honors College
Greg Hamerly

Associate Professor, Computer Science
School of Engineering & Computer Science
Critical Soliloquies: A Project of Electronic Discovery in the Browning Love Letters

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