Faculty Development Summer Grant Awards - 2009

Proposal Development Grants 

Name Department Title
Thobias Sando Engineering Development of Transit Related Grant Proposals with FDOT
Randall Tinnin Music UNF Music Education and Enrichment Initiative
Jacob Vigil Psychology Social Influences on Pain Perception in Adolescents with Chronic Illness

Scholarship Grants

Name Department Title
Denis Bell Math and Statistics Riemannian Geometry on Path Space
Andrew Buchwalter Philosophy Dialectics, Politics, and the Contemporary Value of Hegelian Philosophy
Joseph Butler Biology Habitat Restoration Techniques to Enhance a Gopher Tortoise Population on the Campus of University of North Florida
Keith Cartwright English Sacral Grooves/Limbo Gateways: Voodoo Economy, Gulf-South Authority, and Making it Rite
Vanessa Cruz Art and Design Icarus
J. Michael Francis History The Martyrs of Florida
Chris Gabbard English Idiocy and Wit: Mental Dis/Ability in Representation
James Gelsleichter Biology Development of the UNF Shark Biology Program: A long-term survey of shark abundance and habitat use in northeast Florida waters
Sami Hamid Math and Statistics On the Structure of Bounded Linear Operators
Wanda Lastrapes and Meiko Negishi Foundations and Secondary Education Preserve Teachers' Cultural Sensitivity and Self-Efficacy in Teaching Diverse Populations
Christopher Leone Psychology Understanding Differential Perceptions of Child Sexual Abuse: Why are Some Forms of Child Abuse Neglected within a Community?
Clark Lunberry English Writing on Water: Extensions of Text (and Teaching) onto Landscape (An Art Installation and Book Proposal)
Judith Ochrietor Biology Investigation of Metabolic Activity in Photoreceptor Neurons
Cliff Ross Biology Seagrass Wasting Disease: The Decline of Seagrass Meadows
Bart Welling English Eco-Porn: Revisualizing the Aesthetics and Ethics of Nature-Love in Modern Visual Culture
Gregory Wurtz Chemistry and Physics Non-linear Optical Properties of Plasmonic Crystals

Teaching Grants

Name Department Title
Adel Boules Math and Statistics Computational Mathematics
Candice Carter Childhood Education Development of a Peace Education Course for Multiple Programs
Keith Cartwright English Reading Jax (Jackson's Villes, Squares & Frontiers of Democracy)
Chiu Choi Electrical Engineering A Library of Reference Designs for Microprocessor Applications
Daniel Dreibelbis Math and Statistics Undergraduate Elliptic Curves
Daniel Moon Biology Development of a Laboratory Component for Community Ecology
Allen Moore Athletic Training and Physical Therapy Using Podcasts to Develop Psychomotor Skills in Doctor of Physical Therapy Students
Chloe Taylor Philosophy Philosophy of the Prison
JeffriAnne Wilder Sociology and Anthropology "Colorism in the United States": A Teaching Proposal for the Development of a Course Devoted to Skin Tone and Inequality