Awards: February 2016

During the month of February 2016, faculty and staff at the University of Oregon received 19 new awards totaling over $2 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.

February New Awards

First Name Last Name Project Department Source Length (years) Total Budget
Rachel Saltzman Traditional Arts Apprenticeship - Oregon Community Foundation Academic Extension Oregon Community Foundation 1 14,000
Jessica Cronce Brief Alcohol Screening and Intervention for Community College Students (BASICCS) Prevention Science Institute National Institutes of Health/University of Washington 2 50,283
Philip Fisher Harvard Frontiers of Innovation (Hemera Subaward) Prevention Science Institute Hemera Foundation/Harvard University 1 70,077
Philip Fisher Harvard Frontiers of Innovation (Omidyar Subaward) Prevention Science Institute Omidyar Network/Harvard University 1 54,130
Deborah Simmons National Project for Excellence in Environmental Education Sustainable Environment, Institute for a EPA/North American Assoc for Environmental Ed/Cornell Univ 2 96,064
Jennifer Hess Curriculum Development: Safety Voices for Ergonomics Labor Education and Research Center DHHS/Eastern Washington University 7 mon 2,500
Meredith Luttrell F32 Fellowship "Exercise, histamine, and angiogenic potential in aging" Human Physiology National Institutes of Health 3 168,414
Vera Keller Symposium Funds for Christopher Iannini visit Clark Honors College University of Virginia 4 mon 2,000
Kelly Sutherland Predatory impacts of large medusae on ichthyoplankton in the Northern California Current IEE OSU/NOAA 2 57,870
Christina Karns Giving from the Heart: The Role of the Heart and the Brain in Vrtuous Motivation and Integrity Psychology John Templeton Foundation/University of Oklahoma 1.5 190,000
Elizabeth Stormshak Family Check Up: Online Version (Ford Family Foundation) Prevention Science Institute Ford Family Foundation/University of Oregon Fdn. 2 79,881
George Evans Isabelle Salle postdoc Hosting Agreement , Paris School of Economics Economics Paris School of Economics 5 mon 12,675
Leslie Leve A Girls-Specific Prevention Program for Substance Use and Delinquency Prevention Science Institute University of Washington 1 11,464
Dennis Galvan Master Agreement for English Language Services for Mohammed Al-Mana College for Health Sciences (MACHS), 2016-20 and Assoicated Task Orders Global Studies Institute Mohammed Al-Mana College for Health Sciences (MACHS) 4 999,554
Karen Guillemin Senior Fellow of the Canadian Institute for Advance Research (CIFAR) program Humans & the Microbiome Karen Guillemin Fellowship Molecular Biology, Institute of Canadian Institute for Advanced Research 5 150,000
Lisa Freinkel Institute for Mexicans Abroad Fellowship Program - University of Oregon Scholarships 2015-2016 Undergrad Studies Admin Government of Mexico/University of Oregon Foundation 7 mon 12,000
Randy Kamphaus A Psychometric Investigation of Universal Screening for Social-Emotional Development in Preschool Using Parent and Teacher Informants Prevention Science Institute U.S. Department of Education/University of South Carolina 1 40,600
Leslie Leve GOAL: Girls Only Active Learning Prevention Science Institute National Institutes of Health/University of Washington 2 22,928
Daniel Gavin Analysis of Paleobotanical Samples from Shelton Valley, Washington Geography State of Washington 6 mon 870

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