January 2020 Awards Report

During the month of January 2020, faculty and staff at the University of Oregon received 34 awards totaling more than $6 million in support of research activities.*

For more information about awards to the UO, please see our monthly award reports.

January 2020 New Awards

Last Name First Name Project Department Source Length of Award (years) Total Budget
Bates Melynn OAC 2020 Operating Support - Interim 229300 SOMD Bach Festival Oregon Arts Commission 1 $17,231
Bothun Gregory Magnetic Stabilization of CubeSat Orbital Pointing 223510 CAS Physics National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)(Oregon State University) 1 $11,800
Brau James Sensor Development for Future e+e- Colliders 632200 Rsch Ctr High Energy Physics U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) 1 $4,489
Brau James Linear Collider Collaboration Directorate (Amendment) 632200 Rsch Ctr High Energy Physics U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) 1 $50,000
Choi Jee Optimizing Streaming Tensor Decomposition 223400 Computer & Information Science, Department of Intel Corporation 2 $88,499
Condon David The Mobile Toolbox for Monitoring Cognitive Function - Data Core 223520 CAS Psychology National Institutes of Health (NIH)(Northwestern University) 1 $2,438
Connolly Thomas Ocean View Drive Boardwalk Installation and Guardrail Replacement Project, Lincoln County 266300 Museum of Anthropology Oregon Parks & Recreation Department 1 $19,937
Escallon Maria Excluded: Black Cultural Heritage and the Politics of Diversity in Colombia[See side bar Notes. This is an Individual Application] 223800 College of Arts and Science Dean's Office National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) 1 $60,000
Fisher Philip Packard Technical Assistance 223527 CAS Psych/Ctr Translation Neurosci Packard Foundation 1 $10,000
Fuhriman Curtis Right Turn Career-Focused Transition Initiative (Right Turn) 226974 Educational and Community Supports U.S. Department of Labor (DOL)(Institute for Educational Leadership) 3 $75,000
Halvorsen Andy Pakistan Online Critical Thinking Professional Development Course 2019-20 222160 American English Institute U.S. Department of State (DOS)(Evolution) 1 $33,573
Jing-Schmidt Zhuo Oregon Chinese Flagship Program 2016-2020 222040 CAS East Asian Language Literature National Security Education Program (NSEP)(Institute of International Education (IIE)) 1 $831,935
Jude Ron John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship 221520 DSGN Art History John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation 1 $24,000
Lillegard Nathan Pitchbook Data Subscription for Oregon Capital Scan 225590 Lundquist College of Business - Accounting Oregon Community Foundation(University of Oregon Foundation) 1 $20,000
McCurdy Carrie Interrupting the Vicious Cycle of Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome [Transfer of subaward from the University of Colorado to the University of Oklahoma] 223440 CAS Human Physiology HPHY National Institutes of Health (NIH)(University of Oklahoma) 1 $173,709
Meacham James Pilot Routable Road Network 222552 Geography, Department of Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries 1 $49,944
Mlynski Kasia 2019-22 Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) Competitive Project Grant 228000 Law, School of U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ)(Oregon Department of Justice) 3 $348,594
Moakley Kathryn A Law School Clinic to Serve Victims and Teach Future Attorneys How to Serve Victims 228000 Law, School of U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) 1 $-
Nelson Nancy AIR MTSS Fixed Price Contract 632600 Ed Ctr on Teaching & Learning U.S. Department of Education (USDE)(American Institutes for Research) 3 $2,580,000
Nguyen Thien BBN Subcontract: Better Extraction from Text Towards Enhanced Retrieval Program (BETTER) 223400 CAS CIS Computer & Information Sci Office of the Director of National Intelligence (DNI)(Raytheon BBN Technologies Corp.) 4 $439,458
Parker Robert Economic Impacts of Grassroots Sports in Oregon 631510 DSGN Policy Research and Engagement, Institute for Oregon Sports Action 1 $35,000
Saltzman Riki OAC-FTA Partnership for Traditional Arts Apprenticeships 266600 MNCH Operations Oregon Arts Commission 1 $35,000
Saltzman Riki Exploring Indigeneity, Traditions, and Transmissionâ€" Alexandru Stefulescu Gorj County Museum (Romania) and Oregon Folklife Network (Oregon) 266600 MNCH Operations U.S. Department of State (DOS)(World Learning, Inc.) 1 $22,112
Saltzman Riki OAC Operational Support FY20 for OFN 266600 Museum of Natural and Cultural History National Endowment for the Arts (NEA)(Oregon Arts Commission) 1 $4,890
Scott Ellen Support for analysis of preliminary findings of research on the impacts of the new scheduling reform law in Oregon 222585 Sociology, Department of Ford Foundation 1 $11,000
Smith Hollie Inclusive SciComm Symposium 2019: Building Knowledge and Collaborations Among Science Communication Practitioners and Researchers to Foster Inclusive Public Engagement with STEM 227000 Journalism and Communication, School of National Science Foundation(University of Rhode Island, The) 1 $15,000
Smith Hollie The evaluation of SciLine science journalism training for midcareer professionals 227000 Journalism & Communicatn, School of American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) 1 $15,000
Stadelman Suzie THRIVE GLS Subaward 267500 University Counseling Center U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)(Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board) 5 $184,000
Stephen Lynn Can the State Interrupt the Vicious Cycle of Gendered Violence that it Helped to Create? Evidence from Guatemala 222510 Anthropology, Department of Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation 1 $21,025
Su Xiaobo China-In-Asia: Historical Connections and Contemporary Engagement 222552 Geography, Department of Andrew W. Mellon Foundation(Social Science Research Council (SSRC)) 1 $7,500
Tomlinson Titus RARE 2019-20 Community: Columbia Gorge Food Bank 631510 DSGN Policy Research and Engagement, Institute for Oregon Food Bank 1 $23,500
Toomey Douglas Seismic Network Operations Cooperative Agreement 223470 CAS Earth Sciences, Department of (formerly Geological Science) U.S. Geological Survey 1 $119,600
Wallmark Zachary Analysis, Creation and Teaching of Orchestration (ACTOR) 229000 Music, School of Canadian Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)(McGill University) 1 $4,000
Westerfield Monte Alliance Central: A platform for sustainable development of next generation genome knowledgebases[U24 Subaward with Caltech] 631200 Neuroscience, Institute of National Institutes of Health (NIH)(California Institute of Technology) 1 $663,794

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