Fall 2013 call for proposals

Total awarded: $107,342 awarded to 15 proposals

Osman UmurhanAssistant ProfessorCollege of Arts & SciencesForeign Languages and LiteraturesCorporeal Spaces of Empire: Responses to Globalization in Juvenal's Satires$3,390
Trish SteinbrecherAssistant ProfessorCollege of EducationEducational SpecialtiesBuilding Capacity: Supporting Large-Scale Restricted-Use Data Analyssi$6,650
Beverly SingerAssociate ProfessorCollege of Arts & SciencesAnthropologyPatchwork Identities: Business Over Charity in Morocco$9,000
Yoshiko ShimanoAssociate ProfessorCollege of Fine ArtsArt and Art History"Mistreated Islands", solo exhibition at Doris Ulmann Galleries in Berea College, Kentucky$4,782
Rebecca SchreiberAssociate ProfessorCollege of Arts & SciencesAmerican Studies"Refusing Disposability: Collaboration and Representational Strategies in 'Tijuana Projection' and Maquilapolis: City of Factories"$1,710
Irene SalinasAssistant ProfessorCollege of Arts & SciencesBiologyThe role of the microbiota in the skin health of rainbow trout$7,200
Gregory RowangouldAssistant ProfessorSchool of EngineeringCivil EngineeringAlbuquerque Bicycle Path Congestion Management and Air Quality (CMAQ) Study$7,585
Timothy RossProfessorSchool of EngineeringCivil EngineeringTesting of New Joint Connectors in Bamboo Construction$9,830
Phyllis PalmerAssociate ProfessorCollege of Arts & SciencesSpeech & Hearing SciencesTreatment of Swallow Disorders in patients with OPMD$6,850
Zayd LesemanAssociate ProfessorSchool of EngineeringMechanical EngineeringLow Temperature Testing of Nanostructured Materials$10,000
Chad KerksickAssistant ProfessorCollege of EducationHealth, Exercise and Sports SciencesDose-Response Impact of Branched-Chain Amino Acid Supplementation and Muscle Health$8,085
Tobias FischerProfessorCollege of Arts & SciencesEarth and Planetary SciencesImprovements and testing of Volcano Mass Spectrometer prototype for continuous monitoring of volcanic and hydrothermal gas emissions$7,660
Maya ElrickProfessorCollege of Arts & SciencesEarth and Planetary SciencesUnderstanding the causes of the Late Ordovician (440 million years ago) mass extinction event using geochemical proxies in marine limestones$5,600
Christopher BuckholzAssistant ProfessorCollege of Fine ArtsMusicVersatility$9,000
Cathy BingerAssociate ProfessorCollege of Arts & SciencesSpeech and Hearing SciencesImplementing a State-of-the-Art Telehealth Model in the Schools for Children who need Augmentative and Alternative Communication$10,000