Funded Research - Provost Research Initiative

2017-2018 Award Recipients

College of Arts and Sciences

 

Ms. Caitlin Curtis

Award: $1,214 for Student Research Presentation
Project: United States Foreign Relations with Iran in the Post-World War II Stalin Era

Mrs. Donna Donald

Award: $325 for Research Event
Project: Dating of the Holt-Ashwell House

Mr. John Emmert

Award: $1,214 for Student Research Presentation
Project: A Testament to Leadership: The Ninth Infantry Division and Its Commanders During WWII

Mr. Paul Hangar

Award: $1,214 for Student Research Presentation
Project: M-26 Pershing in Korea

Mr. Connor Schonta

Award: $1,214 for Student Research Presentation
Project: Bad Habits in Central Europe: The U.S. Loses Czechoslovakia, 1945-1948

Dr. David Snead

Award: $10,000 for Research Event
Project: National D-Day Memorial Conference

Mr. Matthew Zuehlke

Award: $1,214 for Student Research Presentation
Project: The Watery Divide: Lutherans, Anabaptists, and Infant Baptism


School of Behavioral Sciences

 

Dr. Timothy Barclay

Amount: $890 for Faculty Scholarship Award
Project: Academic Retention: Predictors of College Success

Dr. Gina Barker

Amount: $3,570 for Faculty Professional Development
Project: Conference of the International Communication Association

Dr. Jichan Kim

Amount: Project funded through CRS Award
Project: The Effectiveness of a Family-Based Forgiveness Education Program

Dr. Kristen Nugent

Amount: $3,910 for Faculty Scholarship Award
Project: Self-Care for Christian Social Work

Dr. Carrie Wilmouth

Amount: Release time; Project funded through CRS Award
Project: Effects of Western Diet on the Health Development of Adolescence


School of Divinity

 

Ms. Linda Saunders

Amount: $478.10 for Student Research Presentation
Project: Engaging theologians, theology, and theological institutions from majority world contexts


School of Health Sciences

 

Dr. Todd Allen

Amount: Compensation funded; Project funded through CRS Award
Project: Development of an HPLC Protocol for Analysis of Amino Acids in Algae

Dr. Alan Fulp

Amount: Compensation funded; Project funded through CRS Award
Project: Tandem Reactions

Dr. Kyle Harris

Amount: Compensation funded; Project funded through CRS Award
Project: Crayfish Ecotoxicology and Community Assembly

Dr. Jared Hornsby

Amount: $25,109.34 and release time
Project: Effects of Fatigue and Physical/Cognitive Stress on Police Office Marksmanship

Dr. Gary Isaacs

Amount: Release time and compensation funded; Project funded through CRS Award
Project: Nutrition, Aging, and Gene Expression in the Brain

Dr. Michael Korn

Amount: Compensation funded; Project funded through CRS Award
Project: Reinvestigating the Urey-Miller Experiment

Dr. Thomas McClintock

Amount: $5,371.00 and compensation
Project: The Mystery of the Cone Head Mummies from Peru

Dr. Bethesda O-Connell

Amount: $5,480.48 and compensation
Project: Evaluation of Biosand Water Filters in Southern Rwanda

Dr. Michael Price

Amount: Compensation funded; Project funded through CRS Award
Project: Carbon Metabolism and Pathogenicity in Cryptococcus neoformans

Dr. Greg Raner

Amount: Compensation funded; Project funded through CRS Award
Project: Mechanisms of Drug Toxicity in the Human Liver and Potential Protection by the Brazillian Acai Berry

Dr. Pei Zhang

Amount: Compensation funded; Project funded through CRS Award
Project: Extracellular Matrix Cellular Interactions and RNA Therapies


School of Education

 

Ms. Julie McNair

Amount: $1,170 for Research Project
Project: Shared Advocacy: A Multiple-Case Examination of Practices Supporting Postsecondary Students with Learning and Attention Differences