Awards: October 2014

During the month of October 2014, faculty and staff at the University of Oregon received 25 new awards totaling over $3.9 million in support of research activities. 

For more information about awards to the University of Oregon, please visit our statistics page or review all monthly award reports.

First Name Last Name Project Department Source Length (years) Total Budget
Bethany Steiner Bethel Economic Development Task Team Community Service Center City of Eugene 1 10,000
Brian O'Neill Lookingglass Creek Bridge Cultural Resources Inventory Museum of Anthropology ODOT/David Evans and Associates, Inc. 1 39,489
Aletta Biersack Defying Land Alienation: Living Indigenous Lifeways in Vanuatu, South Pacific Anthropology Christensen Fund, The 1 30,000
Bryan Rebar STEM Lab School at Arts & Technology Academy Middle School Physics Oregon Department of Education/Eugene School Dist. 4J 1 73,189
Ihab Elzeyadi CT Headquarters: Energy and IEQ Consulting Architecture St. Gobain-North American 2 133,058
Patricia Beardsley Oregon Arts Commission Operating Support Grant FY15 Oregon Bach Festival National Endowment for the Arts/Oregon Arts Commission 1 24,300
Pranjal Mehta Boulder Collaboration: Neuroendocrine Assays Psychology University of Colorado Boulder 1 27,000
Shawn Lockery Microfluidic screening devices for health-span extending drugs Neuroscience, Institute of National Institutes of Health/NemaMetrix, LLC 1 48,176
Joshua Bruce PDM'14: Local NHMP Updates: Regions 2 and 3 Community Service Center Federal Emergency Management Agency/Oregon Emergency Management 2 250,000
Richard Chartoff High Strength, Ultrathin Adaptable Condoms for Enhanced Sensitivity Chemistry Fidelity Charitable/University of Oregon Foundation 1 30,000
Mark Lonergan Supplemental funding for: Electron/hole selectivity in organic semiconductor contacts for solar energy conversion Materials Science Institute (Chem) Oregon Best 2 25,000
David DeGarmo Comparing Web, Group, and Telehealth Formats of a Military Parenting Program Prevention Science Institute U.S. Department of Defense/University of Minnesota 1 363,050
Pat O Grady Kanipe Park Pioneer Cemetery GPR Survey Museum of Anthropology Oregon Parks and Recreation Department/Friends of Mildred Kanipe Memorial Park Assoc 2 2,939
Julia Sykes Language Resource Center (LRC) Applied Second Language Studies, Center for U.S. Department of Education 4 799,847
Jeff Hanes Transnational East Asia at the University of Oregon (National Resource Centers) Asian and Pacific Studies, Center for U.S. Department of Education 4 852,000
Lynn Anderson-Inman The Sampler Archive Project: Phase 2 Advanced Technology in Education, Center for National Endowment for the Humanities/University of Delaware 2 105,616
Cheryl Hartz Development of a Comprehensive Evaluation/Assessment System Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art Oregon Cultural Trust/University of Oregon Foundation 1 6,400
Cheryl Hartz Publication of Handbook of Selected Korean Art from the JSMA Collection Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art National Museum of Korea 1 37,000
Philip Fisher The role of cognitive skills in mediating risk and resiliency pathways between patterns of maltreatment experiences and longitudinal outcomes; findings from a nationally-representative sample Psychology U.S. Department of Health and Human Services 2 105,764
Andrew Marcus Building a 2D-Flourescence Spectrometer Oregon Center for Optics M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust/UO Foundation 1 50,000
Joshua Bruce Oregon Local NHMP Updates (PDM'13) Community Service Center DHS/FEMA/Oregon Emergency Management 2 250,001
Elliot Berkman Reducing Craving for Cancer-promoting Foods Via Cognitive Self-regulation Psychology National Institutes of Health/National Cancer Institute 2 346,913
Merle Weiner A Law School Clinic: Providing Comprehensive Legal Services to Survivors and Training Future Lawyers to Do the Same Law U.S. Department of Justice 3 300,000
Craig Young Charleston Marine Life Center Economic Development Funding Oregon Institute of Marine Biology Coos County 1 10,000
Benjamin McMorran Printed Gradient Index of Refraction (GRIN) Phase Plate Oregon Center for Optics NASA/Voxtel Corporation 1 37,500