Fall 2020 Call for Proposals

Total awarded: $79,640 awarded to 15 proposals

NameRankCollegeDepartmentTitleFunding
Eva Rodriguez-GonzalezAssociate ProfessorCollege of Arts & SciencesSpanish and PortugueseLearning Strategies and Individual differences in Language Learning based on community norms: Spanish, Galician and Portuguese$8,080
Roli VarmaProfessorCollege of Arts & SciencesPublic AdministrationChoosing Computer Science among STEM by Women$4,000
Trevor SpoelmaAssistant ProfessorAnderson School of ManagementOrganizational StudiesExamining the effects of personal financial stress on leadership behavior$3,750
Ian WallaceAssistant ProfessorCollege of Arts & SciencesAnthropologyOrang Asli Osteoarthritis (OAOA) Study$9,250
Pankaj KumarAssistant ProfessorSchool of EngineeringMechanical EngineeringUltrahigh Temperature Refractory High-entropy Alloy for Advancing Turbine Efficiency$4,000
Ellen BabcockAssociate ProfessorCollege of Fine ArtsArt and Art HistoryInterchange$4,000
Bethany DavilaAssociate ProfessorCollege of Arts & SciencesEnglishRepresentations of Writing and Student Writers in a University Context$1,400
Margo HurlockerAssistant ProfessorCollege of Arts & SciencesPsychologyIt takes a village: Soliciting feedback from all personnel in addiction treatment programs on how to improve the healthcare delivery system$9,000
Nahir Otano GraciaAssistant ProfessorCollege of Arts & SciencesEnglish Language and LiteratureTranslating Guillem de Torroella’s La faula: A medieval Arthurian text never translated to English$10,000
Dinesh LoombaProfessorCollege of Fine ArtsPhysics and AstronomyTowards the First Detection of the Migdal Effect$9,450
Richard L. WoodProfessorCollege of Arts & SciencesSociologyThe ‘Reverse Mission’: How Missionaries in Latin America Became Activists in the U.S.A$3,880
Richard HermannProfessorCollege of Fine ArtsMusicChattering (a musical composition for chamber ensemble)$2,900
Anthony FettesAssistant ProfessorSchool of Architecture and PlanningLandscape ArchitectureBiophony as a Landscape Performance Metric – promoting acoustic literacy to explore relationships between soundscape ecology and ecological design$2,500
Viktoriia BabichevaAssistant ProfessorSchool of EngineeringECEMachine Learning Design for Laser Devices$3,855
Benjamin JonesAssistant ProfessorCollege of Arts & SciencesEconomicsForests to Airsheds: Investigating Wildfire Smoke Exposure as a Financing Mechanism for Wildfire Risk Mitigation$3,575