Faculty Research Grants Awarded

Graduate Education and Research has announced 10 recipients of faculty research grants that cover a project period of up to two years, beginning March 1. The individuals selected to receive funding are listed below with their project titles. Grant amounts are $7,000, unless otherwise indicated.

Maria Arenillas (Modern Languages and Literatures), “Revolutionary Movements in Argentina Reconsidered: The Legacy of the ‘70s for a New Genertion,” $6,970

Jonathan Hanes (Earth, Environmental and Geographical Sciences), “Investigating the Patterns and Dynamics of Leaf and Needle Growth During the Spring in the Longyear Forest,” $5,329

Ronald Johnson (English), ““Three Stories for ‘Newlyweds’ Section of A Second Marriage: The Ben and Geri Stories,” $3,890

Yan Liu (Chemistry), “Characterization of Electro-osmotic Flow at High Temperature”

Leslie Putman (Chemistry), “Mechanism of Bisphenol A Degradation by Little Bluestem Seeds During Germination”

Shravan Rajagopal (Art and Design), “Sounds of Eternal Truth: The Vedic Way of Life and Mnemonic Rules of Pattern, Repetition and Tonal Accent in the Oral Tradition of The Vedas”

Martin Reinhardt (Center for Native American Studies), “Decolonizing Diet Project”

Bitsy Wedin (Nursing), “Men in Nursing: The Experience of Being a Male Nursing Student”

Eugene Wickenheiser (Chemistry), “Study of the absorption of components of smokeless powder by materials in disposable gloves”

Mounia Ziat (Psychology), ““Behavioral and electrophysiological responses associated with the processing of touch in a driving simulator environment”



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