Spring 2014 call for proposals

Total awarded: $95,679 awarded to 13 proposals

NameRankCollegeDepartmentTitleFunding
Vanessa ValentinAssistant ProfessorSchool of EngineeringCivil EngineeringAssessment of Wildfire Risk to Structures in Wildland Urban Interface in New Mexico$7,878
Samuel TruettAssociate ProfessorCollege of Arts & SciencesHistoryAdventurers and Nomadic Regimes in the Greater China Seas$9,993
Ryan SwansonAssistant ProfessorUniversity CollegeHonors CollegeAdvancing an Athletic Doctrine: Theodore Roosevelt and the Development of American Sport Culture$4,496
Todd RueckerAssistant ProfessorCollege of Arts & SciencesEnglishLinguistic Minority Students and Literacy Education in Rural and Small Town High Schools$5,437
Jason MooreAssistant ProfessorUniversity CollegeHonors CollegePalaeoecology and palaeoenvironments through the Late Cretaceous and Paleogene of Uruguay$8,606
Robert MontgomeryAssistant ProfessorCollege of Fine ArtsArt and Art HistoryConstellations of the Cities, multi-city residency$8,487
Christine MermierAssistant ProfessorCollege of EducationHealth, Exercise and Sports SciencesThe effect of heat acclimation on exercise capacity during acute altitude exposure$3,356
Agustin Leon-MoretaAssistant ProfessorSchool of Public AdministrationPublic AdministrationLocal Government Reorganization: A Study of New U.S. Municipalities, 2000-2010$1,295
Ryan KellyAssistant ProfessorCollege of EducationIndividual, Family, and Community EducationDating Aggression and Sleep Problems in Emerging Adulthood: The Roles of Ethnicity and Socioeconomic Context$7,495
Jose Luis HurtadoAssistant ProfessorCollege of Fine ArtsMusicrecording of Transmutante: an always-changing musical idea$8,815
Elizabeth Hedberg DirkAssistant ProfessorSchool of EngineeringChemical and Nuclear EngineeringIdentifying Cell-Material Interactions in Aortic Heart Valve Health and Disease$10,000
Luis CamposAssistant ProfessorCollege of Arts & SciencesHistoryLife by Design: A History of Synthetic Biology$9,840
Dorothy BacaProfessorCollege of Fine ArtsTheatre and DanceRecovering the Original Costume Construction and Engineering of the Costume Designs of Martha Graham$9,981