Awards: February 2017

During the month of February 2017, faculty and staff at the University of Oregon received more than 22 new awards totaling more than $1.8 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

Last Name First Name Project Department Source Length (years) Total Budget
Freinkel Lisa IME - Becas Scholarships 16-17 UGS Undergrad Studies Admin Government of Mexico 1 10,000
Bruce Joshua Oregon RiskMAP Administration Community Service Center Oregon Department of Land Conservation and Development-FEMA 1 35,660
Venkat Bharat India after Antibiotics: Tuberculosis at the Limits of Cure Anthropology Wenner-Gren Foundation 1 40,000
Hulse David Tracking Floodplain Forest In Willamette River Tributaries ISE Meyer Memorial Trust 2 60,000
Calcott Rebecca Cognitive control: A bridge between the brain and real-world behavior Psych American Psychological Association 1 1,000
Moseley Cassandra Monitoring the state's investment in accelerated restoration ISE State of Oregon - Department of Forestry 6 mon 23,926
Bowman Caitlin Memory precision and generalization: the cognitive and neural basis of adaptive memory function Psych NIH 3 172,956
Frost Stephen Doctoral Dissertation Research: Niche-Partitioning and Sympatry in the Fossil Colobines: A FUnctional Morphology Approach Anthropology NSF 1 16,456
Snodgrass James Doctoral Dissertation Research: Life history tradeoffs between testosterone and immune function among Shuar forager-orticulturalists of Amazonian Ecuador Anthropology NSF 1 11,464
Gavin Daniel Processing and Analysis of 80 samples from a Sediment Core Recovered from Galiano Island, B.C. Geography Japan-Research Institute for Humanity and Nature 3 mon 5,411
Hansen Benjamin Crime Lab of NYC Economics University of Chicago/Arnold Foundation 1 33,934
Dou Deijing University of Oregon Planning Proposal: I/UCRC for Big Learning CIS NSF 1 15,000
Emlet Richard REU Site:Exploration of Marine Biology on the Oregon Coast (EMBOC) OIMB NSF 3 361,260
Sykes Julie LinguaFolio Online 2017: Cycle 2 Year 4 Center for Applied Second Languages University of Maryland/NSA 1 114,715
Clarke Benjamin Project MAPS: Mapping Non-Response to Math Interventions (Unsolicited Resubmission) CTL NSF 1 593,414
Rasmussen Craig Improvements to Fortran Language Support in the ROSE Compiler Infrastructure Neuroinformatics DOE 6 mon 194,731
Bruce Joshua PDM'15 Region 4 County Plan Updates for Jackson and Josephine Counties Community Service Center Oregon Military Dept 3.5 44,300
Freyd Jennifer Editor: Journal of Trauma & Dissociation Psych International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation 1 8,500
Bruce Joshua City of Salem Natural Hazards Mitigation Plan Update (cash match from City for PDM'14 grant 2406M0) Community Service Center City of Salem 9 mon 5,000
Giuliano Ryan APA Giuliano Dissertation Psych American Psychological Association 1 1,000
Aleman Benjamin 4D Self-assembled Nanomaterials Aided by Print (SNAP) Factory MSI/Physics Voxtel/DARPA 1 50,127
Akhtari Shabnam Collaborative Research: Oregon Number Theory Days Math NSF 3 6,000

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