|Each year the University conducts an intramural grant competition, the Faculty Development Grants for full-time tenure-track and tenured faculty. These grants are intended to:
• foster excellence in the scholarship of discovery (research), pedagogy, application (service), and creative works
As noted in the letter dated September 5, 2013, you must submit ten (10) copies of your proposal to the Office of Provost no later than Friday, October 25, 2013. Your proposal narrative should be no longer than three doubled-spaced pages, include a detailed budget and budget justification (not included in the three page limit), and conform to the specifications outlined in the call for proposals.
• be a source of seed money to enhance opportunities for extramural funding
• advance the mission of the University.
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Faculty Development Grant Awardees, Academic Year 2012-2013
College of Arts and Sciences
Sean Bentley, Physics, Physical Analysis of Bone Wounds from Ancient Greece
Peggy Cassidy, Communication, Printed Poison, Pernicious Stuff and Other Terrible Temptations: Historical Perspectives on Media in the Lives of American Children
Jessica Dutton, Environmental Studies, Metal Levels in Shark Fin Soup and the Risk to Human Health
Heather Liwanag, The effects of tagging methods on fur seal thermoregulation
Douglas London, Anthropology, Diet as a double-edged sword: The Pharmaceutical Properties of Food Among Waorani Hunter-gatherers of Amazonian Ecuador
Maya Muratov, Art & Art History, On the Edge of the Oikoumene: Ancient Pantikapion and the Key Questions of the Greek Colonization
Edward Reno, History, The Digital Decretals
Melissa VanAlstine, Chemistry, Synthesis of Fluorinated ATP derivatives for F NMR Experiments
Eugenia Villa-Cuesta, Biology, Rapamycin as potential treatment for SDH deficiency in Drosophila melanogaster
Robert B. Willumstad School of Business
Monica Yang, Institutional Distance and Firm Performance in cross-border mergers and acquisition: How do emerging market firms overcome competitive disadvantages in developed markets
Derner Institute of Advanced Psychological Studies
Francine Conway, Psychodynamic Psychotherapy Treatment in ADHD Children
Jairo Fuertes, Personality, adherence and well-being in dialysis patient treatment
Ruth S. Ammon School of Education
Kadi Bliss, Health Educators and Health Care Policy Advocacy in a Changing Climate
Renee Fabus, The use of electropalatography in intervention with children diagnosed with speech sound disorders
Kevin Mercier, The Impact of Annual Personnel Performance Review (APPR) on Secondary Physical Education
Meredith Whitley, On the ground in Uganda: Exploring the role of sport and physical activity in promoting gender equality and female empowerment
School of Nursing
Elizabeth Lee, The experience of Chinese Victims of Domestic Violence: A Qualitative Investigation
Thomas Virgona, EMT First Responders: An Information Technology Assessment
School of Social Work
Roni Berger, The experience of young adults who leave an insular community: From Ultra-Orthodox Judaism to secular life
Carol Ann Daniel, Efficacy of a community health worker-delivered HIV/STI Prevention Intervention for Internally Displaced Women in Leogane Haiti: A 12 Month Follow-up of a N-of-1 Pilot Study.