Faculty Research, Scholarship and Practice-Based Project Grant

Guidelines 

2015 Application

2015 Budget Template

2015 Rubric

Deadlines for Spring 2015 applications:

  • Submissions are due Friday, February 6, 2015.
  • Notifications sent on Monday, March 27, 2015.
  • Grant funds initially available after July 1, 2015.
  • Progress report due on Wednesday, September 30, 2015.
  • Final report due Wednesday, September 7, 2016.

Deadlines for 2014 grant awardees:

  • The funding period ends Friday, May 30, 2015.
  • Requests for reimbursement for those expenses must be on file with the Provost’s Office by Monday, June 15, 2015.
  • Final Reports due by Wednesday, September 30, 2015.


Recipients:

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”
  • Stacey Van Dahm, Assistant Professor in the College of Science, Health and the Liberal Arts, “Mexican-American Mural Art in Denver, Colorado”
  • Christopher Harnish, Assistant Professor in the College of Architecture and the Built Environment, “Master Planning and Design for the Malamulo Hospital in Malamulo, Malaw”

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”

2012-13 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"