FGP Awards

2018 Awards
AwardeeTitleDepartmentProposalAmount Awarded
Ishan BhattAssistant ProfessorCommunication Sciences and DisordersAnalysis of speech perception ability in subjects with chronic tinnitus in a college-aged population$7,158
Martha CanipeAssociate ProfessorTeaching and LearningProspective Elementary Teachers’ Visions of Science Teaching$14,770
Natasha DmitrievaAssistant ProfessorPyschological SciencesMomentary Mechanisms of Overeating and Sedentary Behavior in a Racially and Ethnically Diverse Population$13,820
Vedran DronjicAssistant ProfessorEnglishLearning Morphology in a New Language: Input Variability, Memory, and Transfer$14,871
Paul DuttonProfessorHistoryHistorical Health Equity Upstreaming and the Causes of Poorer Health and Shorter Lives in the United States$13,051
Jesse EgbertAssistant ProfessorEnglishRepresenting quantitative linguistic patterns:  The effect of corpus sampling methods and sample size$15,000
John GibbsAssistant ProfessorPhysics and AstronomyPhotocatalytic nanomotors$14,981
John HeickAssociate ProfessorPhysical Therapy and Athletic Training Oculomotor Assessment in Collegiate Athletes During Baseline Testing for Concussion$14,964
Zachary LernerAssistant ProfessorMechanical EngineeringA Mobile Framework to Enhance Active Participation during Exoskeleton-Assisted Gait Training$14,980
Kathleen McGeeverProfessorTheatreHenry V Re-Gendered$15,000
Brian PetersenAssistant ProfessorGeography, Planning and RecreationAssessing Adaptive Capacity Perceptions in the Sky Islands, Arizona$10,369
George RudebuschProfessorPhilosophyGrammatical Commentary on Plato’s Philebus$7,500
Archana VaradarajAssistant ProfessorChemistry and BiochemistryRole of SOCS1 in fibrosis resolution$15,000
Nicole WalkerAssociate ProfessorEnglishSustainability: A Love Story$7,500
Heather WilliamsonAssistant ProfessorOccupational TherapyHealth Equity and American Indian Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities$10,424
2017 Awards

Awardee

Title

Department

Proposal

Amount Awarded

Christy Arazan

Assistant Professor

Criminology & Criminal Justice

Changing Social Norms: An Assessment of a Bystander Intervention Training

$11,990

Julie Brown

Associate Professor

Music

Clara Schumann and the British Reception of Robert Schumann's Music

$7,550

Judith Cloud

Professor

Music

Beethoven's Slippers

$15,000

Ding Du

Associate Professor

Economics

Global Warming and US Economic Growth: A Non-linear Perspective

$9,700

John Georgas

Associate Professor

Informatics and Computing Program

Software Engineering for Improving Reuse and Enabling Runtime Dynamism in Unmanned Aircraft Systems

$14,962

John Gibbs

Assistant Professor

Physics and Astronomy

Determining the Driving Mechanism of Chemical Nano- and Micromotors

$14,994

Robert Goodman

Assistant Professor

Psychological Sciences

Protecting the past with presence: Mindfulness

$12,772

Liza Holeski 

Assistant Professor

Biological Sciences

Fitness costs of defense traits in a model plant species

$14,984

Tarang Jain

Assistant Professor

Physical Therapy & Athletic Training

Objective Evaluation of Differences in Functional Ankle Instability and Ankle Sprain Copers: A Pilot Study

$12,076

Andrew Koppisch

Assistant Professor

Chemistry

Ionic Liquids Sterilize and Prevent Biofilm Formation in Skin Wound Healing Devices

$15,000

Kurt Lancaster

Associate Professor

School of Communication

Passamaquoddy Segment of the Documentary, The Frybread Myth: Fighting for Food Sovereignty in Native America

$7,500

Angela Merlo

Assistant Professor

Physical Therapy & Athletic Training

Upper limb dual task control after stroke

$12,131

Mara Reisman

Associate Professor

English

Food, Culture, and National Identity in Andrea Levy's Small Island

$7,500

Mary Anne Reynolds

Associate Professor

School of Nursing

Palliative Care Needs of Adults (20-59) Diagnosed with Symptomatic Heart Disease: A Pilot Study

$8,480

Tinna Traustadottir

Assistant Professor

Biological Sciences

Is there a dose-response of exercise for resistance to oxidative stress?

$15,000

Gerald Wood

Associate Professor

Educational Leadership

Teachers' Working Conditions among First through Third Year Teachers in Arizona

$14,579

Linda Wood

Associate Professor

History

League of Women Voters, Home Demonstration Clubs and Disability Rights in Montana

$8,916

Gioia Woods

Associate Professor

Comparative Cultural Studies

"Reinvent America and the World": A Cultural Biography

$10,647

2016 Awards

 

Awardee

Title

Department

Proposal

Amount Awarded

Jane Armstrong

Professor

English

Aphasia: Neurological Disease in Text and Image

$8,407

David Auty

Assistant Professor

School of Forestry

Nondestructive acoustic assessment of wood stiffness in small-diameter ponderosa pine

$13,410

Jaime J. Awe

Assistant Professor

Anthropology

Lasers in the Jungle: Ground-Truthing LiDAR Data and Ancient Maya Landscape Modification in Belize.

$14,896

Omar Badreldin

Assistant Professor

Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Design and Evaluation of Interhospital Patient Transfer System

$14,922

Stephen Brown

Associate Professor

School of Music

Interval Pairing and the Tonnetz in a Twelve-Tone
Context: Webern's Variations for Orchestra, Op. 30

$7,500

Paul Donnelly

Associate Professor

Comparative Cultural Studies

Reconstruction and Translation, with Philosophical
Commentary, of Nietzsche's Original Will to Power

$14,985

Frederick Gooding

Assistant Professor

Ethnic Studies

Black Federal Workers in the Nation's Capital

$7,438

Zsuzsanna Gulacsi

Professor

Comparative Cultural Studies

Diagrams, Analytical Line drawings, and Digital Reconstructions for a Book on Ancient Religious Art

$14,528

Ricardo Guthrie

Associate Professor

Ethnic Studies

The digital future of black journalism: a survey of african american newspapers in the west

$5,632

Ed Hood

Professor

Global Languages and Cultures

English Translation of "los gallos de san esteban"

$8,900

James Leve

Professor

School of Music

Of [Sound] Mind, Voice, and Body: Disabilities in
Musical Theater

$12,989

Gerrick Lindberg

Assistant Professor

Chemistry and Biochemistry

Computational optimization of polymer electrolyte
membrane fuel cells

$15,000

Luke Maring

Assistant Professor

Philosophy

What's the Problem with Political Authority?

$7,500

Sharon Moses

Assistant Professor

Anthropology

Archaeological Exploration of African Slave Beliefs and Magic Ritual Practices along a Plantation Slave Street in South Carolina

$11,900

Ryan Porter

Assistant Professor

School of Earth Sciences and Environmental Sustainability

Seismic Insights into the Basaltic Volcanism of the
San Francisco Volcanic Field

$11,217

Donelle Ruwe

Professor

English

The gendering of romantic aesthetics in books for children

$14,375

Melissa Santana

Assistant Professor

School of Art

An Investigation into Where BIM technology is
Taught in Undergraduate Interior Design Programs.

$7,500

Aaron Smith

Assistant Professor

Biological Sciences

FGP – Climate change over the last 40,000 years: Stenomorpha darkling beetles and desertification

$14,979

Michael Smith

Assistant Professor

School of Earth Sciences and Environmental Sustainability

Multibeam sonar mapping of a submarine canyon to
track gravel from the mountains to the deep sea

$14,969