Spring 2020 call for proposals

Total awarded: $98,682 awarded to 15 proposals

NameRankCollegeDepartmentTitleFunding
Dora CareagaLecturerCollege of Arts & SciencesChicana Chicano StudiesDocumentary Project - Tomiyauhatl: La Niña Afro de los Ojos Oliva$9,260
Oleksandr TkachenkoAssistant ProfessorCollege of University Libraries & Learning SciencesOrganization, Information & Learning Sciences ProgramOpening the “black-box” of feedback-seeking behavior in organizations$3,700
Catherine RhodesAssistant ProfessorCollege of Arts & SciencesAnthropologyU tukulil maaya: Maya ways of knowing and the socio-cultural foundations of cognition$6,199
Mohammad YousufAssistant ProfessorCollege of Arts & SciencesCommunication & JournalismInfluences of News Media Routines on Fact-checking Practice: Towards A Theory of Combating Misinformation$8,657
Yi HeAssistant ProfessorCollege of Arts & SciencesChemistry and Chemical BiologyPrediction of the dynamic structure ensembles of intrinsically disordered proteins$9,890
Christian KoopsAssociate ProfessorCollege of Arts & SciencesDepartment of LinguisticsA linguistic data management system for morphologically complex tone languages$3,740
Mousumi RoyAssociate ProfessorCollege of Arts & SciencesPhysics and AstronomyWhat controls the shape of composite cone volcanoes?$9,940
Michael AndersenAssistant ProfessorCollege of Arts & SciencesBiologyIsland kingfishers as an emerging model system to study the genomics of speciation$10,000
Daniel BanutiAssistant ProfessorSchool of EngineeringMechanical EngineeringTowards tree-resolving wildfire predictions$2,868
Xiaoyang WangAssistant ProfessorCollege of Arts & SciencesEconomicsBelieve in Climate Change or Not? Evidence from Commodity Derivatives Markets$3,795
Jennifer TuckerAssistant ProfessorSchool of Architecture and PlanningCommunity & Regional PlanningThe Urban Politics of Informal Recycling$10,000
Matthew MingusAssociate ProfessorUNM-GallupFine Arts, Humanities, and Social SciencesA History of Mapping the Navajo Nation$3,658
Dawn NordquistLecturerCollege of Arts & SciencesLinguisticsResearch Your Language$3,600
Maaman RezaeetazangiAssistant ProfessorCollege of Fine ArtsFilm & Digital ArtsAmeiah (working title)$10,000
Owen WhooleyAssociate ProfessorCollege of Arts & SciencesSociologyTreatment on the Front Lines: How Mental Health Professionals Navigate the Challenges of Community Mental Health Work$3,375