Awards: June 2017

During the month of June 2017, faculty and staff at the University of Oregon received more than 27 new awards totaling more than $10.0 million in support of research activities.*

For more information about awards to the UO, please visit our statistics page or review all monthly award reports.

June New Awards

Last Name First Name Project Department Source Length (years) Total Budget
Byrne Michelle Modeling Developmental Change: Practical Integration of Advanced Neuroimaging and Statistical Methods Psychology NSF 1 19,900
Wee Weili Braddock Education Success Teams (BEST) Program (2017-18) Business Braddock Charitable Foundation 1 50,000
Chaparro Erin TIPS EdTECH: Developing Professional Development and Online Applications to Support Team-Initiated Problem Solving (TIPS) and Multi-Tiered Support Systems ECS US Dept of Ed 4 1,399,980
Shanks Alan The Annual Recruitment of Dungeness Crab Megalopae and the Prediction of the Future Commercial Catch; Funding for Spring/Summer 2017 OIMB Oregon Dungeness Crab Commission 1 9,936
Morar Nicolae Translation of the Seminars of Gilles Deleuze Environmental Studies Purdue Univ. 2 18,100
Shanks Alan Gooseneck barnacles (Pollicipes polymerus) on the Oregon Coast; Population description, feasibility of a fishery, fishery enhancement, and aquaculture OIMB OSU/NOAA 1 49,999
Alexander Leslie The Cradle of Hope: African American Internationalism in the Aftermath of the Haitian Revolution History National Academies, The 1 85,000
Cronce Jessica Social Norms and Skills Training: Motivating Campus Change PSI University of Washington 1 5,350
Smith Megan RARE 2016-17 Community: Oregon Community Food Systems Network (OCFSN) Community Service Center Oregon Food Bank 1 22,000
Baese-Berk Melissa Interactions between speech perception and production during second language learning Linguistics NSF 3 403,379
Berkman Elliot Devaluing Energy-Dense Foods for Cancer Control: Translational Neuroscience PSI NIH 5 2,927,471
Stevens Tom Graduate Training in Molecular Biology and Biophysics MolBio NIH 5 2,007,550
Klopotek Brian Indian on Both Sides: Indigenous Identities, Race, and National Boarders CAS Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs 9 mon 20,000
Johnson David Synthesis, Properties and Structure-Function Relationships in Ferecrystals: New Compounds Composed of Stacked 2D Layers with Designed Nanoarchitecture MSI-Chem NSF 3 450,000
Lin Huaxin Simple amenable C*-algebras and K-theory Math NSF 3 129,067
Perkins Arden Determining the Molecular Basis for Reactive Oxygen Species Sensing by the Cytosolic Chemoreceptor TlpD from Helicobacte pylori. Molbio NIH 3 177,222
Fonstad Mark Doctoral Dissertation Research: Lateral Channel Confinement and Its Impact on Channel Morphology Geography NSF 2 15,912
Halliwill John Exercise, Inflammation, and Histamine (Halliwill AHA GIA) Human Phys. American Heart Assoc. 2 154,000
Parker Robert Central Oregon Regional Emergency Services Center Feasibility Assessment Community Service Center Deschutes County 6 mon 27,500
Fuhriman Curtis Right Turn Career-Focused Transition Initiative (Right Turn) CORE Institute for Educational Leadership 3 45,000
Quigley Mark Not Such a Long Way to Tipperary: Retracing Opposition in the First World War in Irish Popular Culture, 1914-1918 CAS American Council of Learned Societies 1 79,074
Drew Christine Wisconsin PROMISE Tele-behavior Support Research Project ECS Organization for Autism Research 1.5 1,800
Lynn Kathy North Pacific Landscape Conservation Cooperative Tribal Climate Change Partnership Environmental Studies U.S. Fish and Wildlife 2 15,009
Mayr Ulrich Hierarchical control of sequential skills: Using EEG to decode the underlying representations Psychology NSF 3 498,721
Hahn Mike Overuse Injuries / Injury Prevention: Integration of Biomechanics-based Informatics for Prevention of Stress Fractures Human Phys. The Pac-12 Conference 2 1,223,197
Giachetti Thomas COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH: What Do Obsidian Pyroclasts Tell Us: Constraints from Textures, Volatiles, and Experiments Earth Sciences NSF 3 247,791
Loinaz Izabel Urban Sustainability Director's Network (USDN) Responsible Events Business City of Eugene 6 mon 10,000

*Does not include recurring task orders on existing grants, non-competitive continuations and other types of supplemental funding.