Council on Faculty Research

Council on Faculty Research
2017-2018 Council on Faculty Research Members and the College Represented
2018 Summer Research and Creative Activity Awards and Projects
Council Bylaws (.doc file)

Internal Grant Competitions

Summer Research and Creative Activity Awards provide personal services dollars for research and creative activity projects.  The proposal deadline for the summer 2018 competition is February 7, 2018 at noon.  Application materials are available on our Forms page.

 

Council on Faculty Research Fall Competition funds projects for research and creative activity.  Funds are available for commodities, contractual services, equipment, travel, and student help related to the project.  No personal services dollars are available. 

 

The Fall competition has been placed on hold until further notice.

 

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2017-2018 Council on Faculty Research Members and the Colleges Represented

College of Arts and Humanities
Matthew Boonstra Art
Newton Key History

College of Business and Applied Sciences
Simon Lee School of Business
Toqeer Israr School of Technology

College of Education and Professional Studies
Kathryn Havercroft Special Education
Jeanne Okrasinski EC/ELE/MLE

College of Sciences
Ronan Bernas Psychology
A. Desire Adom Economics

 

Library Services
Steve Brantley Booth Library

 

Others

Ryan Hendrickson Ex-Officio
Robert Chesnut Ex-Officio
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2018 Summer Research and Creative Activity Awards and Projects

NameDepartmentDescription
Ames, Melissa English Affect's Role in Digital Activism Accompanying In-Person Protests: A Comparative Study of Hashtag Activism
Bickford, John Early Childhood, Elementary, & Middle Level Education Examining Veteran Teachers' Experiences with History-Based Pedagogy
Caldwell, Melissa English The Tactics of Adapting the Classics: Margaret Atwood's The Penelopiad and Hag-Seed
Canivez, Gary Psychology Independent Examination of the Construct Validity of the Behavior Assessment System for Children-Third Edition Parent and Teacher Rating Scales
Cromwell, Anna Music CD Project: Recording Chamber Music by Living Women Composers
Kronenfeld, Barry Geology/Geography A Hand-Crafted Cartogram of U.S. Congressional Districts
Meiners, Scott Biological Sciences Does Genetic Diversity Lead to Greater Plant Variation in Sustainable Agriculture?
Mulvey, Nichole Communication Disorders and Sciences Social and Language Predictors of Preschool Behavior
Nathan, Britto Biological Sciences Designer Estrogen to Cure the Failing Sense of Smell in Alzheimer's Disease
Park, Suzie English “Romantic Literary Inspiration and the Science of Bringing Back the Dead”
Patterson, Lee History The Roman Presence in Armenia
Periyannan, Gopal Chemistry and Biochemistry Bacterial Code Breaking: Investigation of Biofilm Forming Properties of Caulobacter crescentus for Novel Antibiotic Development
Scher, Steven Psychology Studies on the Validity of the expanded Affective Norms for English Words
Semeniuc, Radu Chemistry and Biochemistry To bridge, or not to bridge, that is the question: The influence of a missing phenol group on the catalytic activity of copper(II) complexes.
Smith, Jad English Thomas M. Disch's Camp Concentration
Upadhyay, Mukti Economics Productivity Growth in Low and Middle Income Countries:  What Ails the Structural Change Promise?
Wehrle, Edmund History America's “Forgotten War” and America's “Longest War”: How the Korean War Haunted the Vietnam War.
Wharram, Charles English Scholarly Article on Contagion in Goethe's The Sorrows of Young Werther
Yordanov, Yordan Biological Sciences Reviving sunflower production in America through understanding the genetics of mineral use adaptation
Zou, Jie Physics Calculation of Thermal Conductivity of Gallium Nitride Thin Films: A Comparison with Recent Experimental Data


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