Faculty Research, Scholarship and Practice-Based Project Grant

Guidelines 

2014 Application

2014 Budget Template

2014 Rubric

Deadlines for Spring 2014 applications:

  • Submissions are due Monday, February 3, 2014.
  • Notifications sent on Monday, March 17, 2014.
  • Grant funds initially available after July 1, 2014.
  • Progress report due on Tuesday, September 30, 2014.
  • Final report due September 1, 2015.

Deadlines for 2013 grant awardees:

  • The funding period ends Friday, May 30, 2014.
  • Requests for reimbursement for those expenses must be on file with the Provost’s Office by Monday, June 16th.
  • Progress Reports due by Friday, September 13, 2013.
  • Final Reports are due to by Tuesday, September 2, 2014.

2014-15 Grant Recipients

  • David Breiner, Associate Professor in the College of Architecture and the Built Environment, “School House Lane: Architecture and Society”
  • Jeanne Felter and Michelle Gorenberg, Assistant Professors in the College of Science, Health and the Liberal Arts, “Creating a ‘Sanctuary’ for Trauma-Informed Treatment”
  • Katie Gindlesparger, Assistant Professor in the College of Science, Health and the Liberal Arts, “Creating Sustainable Writing Programs: Lessons from the Nonprofit Sector”
  • Evan Laine and David Rogers, Assistant Professors in the College of Science, Health and the Liberal Arts, “The contentious and controversial confirmation of Clarence Thomas as Supreme Court Justice”
  • Phil Tiemeyer, Associate Professor in the College of Science, Health and the Liberal Arts, “Aerial Ambassadors: Travel, Feminism, and LGBT in the American Century”
  • Stacey Van Dahm, Assistant Professor in the College of Science, Health and the Liberal Arts, “Mexican-American Mural Art in Denver, Colorado”

2013-14 Grant Recipients  

  • Daniel Chung, Assistant Professor in the College of Architecture and the Built Environment, “Energy Efficient Enclosures through Real-time Sensing, Simulation and Building Management”  
  • Kihong Ku, Assistant Professor in the College of Architecture and the Built Environment, “Integrative Design Method of Environmentally Responsive Building Skins”  
  • Chae Mi Lim, Assistant Professor in the College of Design, Engineering and Commerce, “The Effects of Self-Congruity and Functional Congruity on Brand Attachment and Loyalty”  
  • Ryan Long, Assistant Professor in the College of Science, Health and the Liberal Arts, “Patient Responsibility and the Ethics of Allocating Organs for Transplantation”  
  • Reza Masoodi, Assistant Professor in the College of Design, Engineering and Commerce, “Design and Optimization of a High Efficiency Passive, Flat Plate, Solar Air Heater for Philadelphia Area”
  • Raju Parakkal, Assistant Professor in the College of Science, Health and the Liberal Arts, “Creation of Index of Competition Law Enforcement”  
  • Lisa Phillips, Assistant Professor in the College of Architecture and the Built Environment, “Defining the Intangible:  Identifying Behaviors of Successful Design Students”  
  • David Rogers, Assistant Professor in the College of Science, Health and the Liberal Arts, “Bodies of Executive Citizenship:  Embodied Representations of the Presidency from FDR to Obama”  
  • Chad White, Assistant Professor in the College of Science, Health and the Liberal Arts, “The Evolution of Subversive Initiatives into Official Sustainability Practices, Programs, Positions in Bureaucratic Organizations”

Previous Recipients

2012-13 University Research Grant Recipients 

  • Andrea Fairman, Occupational Therapy, College of Science, Health and the Liberal Arts, "TeleWellness Solutions for Chronic Conditions"
  • Evan Goldman, Biology, College of Science, Health and the Liberal Arts, "Best-practice Learning Methods to Prepare Graduate Students for Clinically-relevant Surgical Procedures" 
  • D.K. Malhotra, Finance, Kanbar College of Design, Engineering and Commerce, "An Empirical Examination of U.S., Australian, and Japanese Swap Spreads"
  • Rick Shain, History, College of Science, Health and the Liberal Arts, "Towards a History of African Graphic Design: Record Covers and Modernity in Twentieth-Century Africa"
  • Jack Carnell, Photography, College of Architecture and the Built Environment, "Authentic America: Color Photographs"
  • Lyn Godley, Industrial Design, Kanbar College of Design, Engineering and Commerce, "The use lighting in product design and fine art as a medium that can alter the environment, and the viewer" 
  • Chris Harnish, Architecture, College of Architecture and the Built Environment, "eNtokozweni Community Center" (applied research and humanitarian service)
  • Reza Masoodi, Engineering, Kanbar College of Design, Engineering and Commerce, "The Effect of Nanoparticle Size on Mechanical and Thermal Properties of Polymer Nanocomposites" 

Exemplary Applications  

2013-14

  • Daniel Chung - Energy Efficient Enclosures through Real-time Sensing, Simulation and Building Management  
  • Kihong Ku - Integrative Design Method of Environmentally Responsive Building Skins
  • Ryan Long - Patient Responsibility and the Ethics of Allocating Organs for Transplantation 
  • Reza Masoodi - Design and Optimization of a High Efficiency Passive, Flat Plate, Solar Air Heater for Philadelphia Area  
  • Raju Parakkal - Creation of Index of Competition Law Enforcement  
  • Chad White - The Evolution of Subversive Initiatives into Official Sustainability Practices, Programs, Positions in Bureaucratic Organizations

2012-13