Awards: October 2015

During the month of October 2015, faculty and staff at the University of Oregon received 26 new awards totaling over $4 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.

October New Awards

First Name Last Name Project Department Source Length (years) Total Budget
Richard Chartoff Research Support for The Polymer Characterization and Thermal Analysis Laboratory MSI Fidelity Charitable Trust 6 mon 30,000
Dennis Galvin Feasability Study for English Language Training, Mohammed Al-Mana College for Health Science (MACHS) Global Studies Institute Mohammed Al-Mange College for Health Sciences 3 mon 17,388
Judith Hibbard Presenting Health Plan Information so that Consumers Value Quality as Well as Cost ISE George Washington Univ. 1 58,495
Jessica Green Biology and Built Environment (BioBE) Center Renewal IEE Alfred P. Sloan Foundation 2 1,375,000
Laurie Woodward Moss St. Children's Center 2015-16 LaneKids Parenting Education Erb M.U. United Way 1 5,000
George von Dassow Transient cytoskeletal arrays OIMB University of Wisconsin 4 274,972
Thomas Connolly Owyhee Canyonlands Cultural and Historical Resources Summary Museum of Anthropology Conservation Lands Foundation 3 mon 19,959
Cassandra Mosely Local Contracting Capacity (Bid Lot E) -- First Task Order, New Biennium ISE Oregon Department of Forestry 1 14,330
Randy Kamphaus A Psychometric Investigation of Universal Screening for Social-Emotional Development in Preschool Using Parent and Teacher Informants PSI University of South Carolina 4 40,600
Cassandra Mosely Good Neighbor Authority: A Comparison of Procurement and Labor requirements for Forest Restoration ISE Oregon Department of Forestry 3 mon 27,188
Kevin Moore FCU/PFS Training - Marion County PSI Marion County OR 1 mon 2,150
Leslie Leve Utilizing Adoption-Based Research Designs to Examine the Interplay Between Family Relationship Processes and Child Developmental Outcomes PSI University of Sussex 1.5 16,398
Geraldine Richmond Oregon Episcopal School JSHS COACH DOD 1 9,050
Nicholas Allen ORI Subaward: Depressed Mothers' Parenting of Adolescents: Social-cognitive & Neural Mechanisms Psych Oregon Research Inst. 5 956,740
Joshua Bruce City of Eugene Disaster Preparedness Presentations Community Service Center City of Eugene 1 5,300
Joshua Bruce EWEB Disaster Preparedness Presentations Community Service Center Eugene Water & Electric Board 1 2,500
David Johnson GAP: Characterization of Self-Assembled Catalytic Nanolayers and Selective Electroless Adhesion/Barrier Layers MSI Oregon Nanoscience and Microtechnologies Institute 1 250,000
David Hulse Urban Water Innovation Network ISE NSF/Colorado State Univ/Oregon State Univ 4 330,001
Kathleen Wagle Curator & Critic Tour - Connective Conversations 2015-2019 School of Architecture and Allied Arts dept The Ford Family Foundation 5 255,000
Shannon Boettcher Match to: Semiconductor-electrocatalyst Contacts:Theory, Experiment, and Applications to Solar Water Photoelectrolysis Materials Science Institute (Chem) Oregon Built Environment and Sustainable Technologies Center 2 33,333
Robert Melnick Training, Outreach, and Collaboration in Cultural Landscape Climate Change Adaptation Approaches for the National Park System Sustainable Environment, Institute for a National Park Service 2 11,750
Robert Melnick Climate Change Adaptation for Historic Preservation - NPS Preservation Workshop for Pacific Island Historic Preservation Offices Sustainable Environment, Institute for a National Park Service 1 32,166
Robert Parker McKenzie River Interpretive Center Feasibility Assessment Community Service Center Meyer Memorial Trust/Friends of Old McKenzie Fish Hatchery 6 mon 28,623
Jeffrey Sprague San Diego Youth Services - Training Subcontract 15-16 CORE County of San Diego/San Diego Youth Services 1 15,000
Daniel Gavin Climate Change, Fire History and Redwood Abundance Across Space and Time Environmental Science Institute U.S. Department of Interior/Humboldt State University 3 7,931
Daniel Tichenor Democracy's Shadow: Undocumented Immigrants and the Quest for Inclusion Political Science Carnegie Corporation of New York 2 194,100

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