Faculty Development Summer Grants - 2015

Scholarship Grants

Name      Department Title
Quincy Gibson Biology Bottlenose Dolphin Calf Development within a Metropolitan Environment
Chau Kelly History From Plantation to Port City: Urban Spaces, Segregation, and Health in Tanzania, 1948-1960
Bryan Knuckley Chemistry Developing a Bisubstrate Analog Inhibitor of Protein Arginine Methyltransferase 5 (PRMT5)
Terri Ellis Biology Chemical Inhibitors of Biofilm Formation
Paul Fuglestad
Andrea Arikawa
Nutrition & Dietetics
Using Tailored Messages to Encourage Healthy Lifestyle Choices in a Brief, Self-directed Intervention
Judith Ochrietor Biology Diabetic Retinopathy: An Autoimmune Disorder?
Sarah Mattice
Julie Ingersoll
Paul Carelli
Philosophy & Religious Studies

Interdisciplinary Ethnography: Student and Faculty Research on the Categories of Religion and Philosophy in a Chinese Context
Julie Merten Public Health Skin Cancer Prevention in the Sunshine State
Jennifer Wesely Criminology & Criminal Justice Criminal Pathways, Incarceration and Self-Sufficiency: Experiences of Women Ex-Offenders in a Jacksonville Community Re-Entry Program
Alexandra Schonning
Beven Livingston
Clinical & Applied Movement Sciences
Comparison of Footprint Pressure Distribution Between Healthy Subjects and Those With Plantar Fasciitis to Develop Enhanced Therapy Treatments
Laura Heffernan English Scholarly Edition of the Laura Riding/Gertrude Stein Letters
Stephen Stagon Engineering Development of a Low Cost Substrate Platform for Surface-Enhanced Raman Sensing Using Capped Copper Nanorods
Thomas Mullen Chemistry Replicating Catalystic Structure and Behavior Using Soft Lithography
Katrina Hall Childhood Education, Literacy, and TESOL To Play or Not to Play: A Quasi-experimental Study of Children's Learning During Play Time in a Public Charter School Kindergarten

Teaching Grants

Name Department Title
David Waddell Biology Development of a Biology Intensive Supplemental Course for General Biology I
Heather Truelove Psychology Conservation Psychology: A Research-based Examination of Psychological Solutions to Environmental Problems
Peter Bacopoulos Engineering Numerical Computing Workshops for a Numerical Methods Course in Engineering
Cliff Ross Biology Enhancement of a Marine Botany Laboratory Course
Judith Ochrietor Biology Enhancement of the Molecular Biology Techniques and Advanced Molecular Biology Techniques Courses Offered by the Department of Biology
Stephen Stagon Engineering Development of Hands-On Nanofabrication Laboratory Course
Georgette Dumont Political Science & Public Admin. Complete Redesign of PAD 6417: Human Resource Management in Public and Nonprofit Organizations
Michael Binder Political Science & Public Admin. Creation of New Course: POS 4750 Survey Research
Norman Rothschild History Resurrected and Reimagined: Asian Art and Culture 2.0

Proposal Development Grants

Name Department Title
Juan Aceros
Mary Lundy
Electrical Engineering
Physical Therapy
The Development of a National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR) Proposal titled "A Quantitative Investigation of the Impact of Assistive Technology in Preschool Children with Disabilities using Remote Sensor Technology
Eric Johnson Biology Evaluation of Removal Strategies for Controlling Invasive Lionfish Populations in Florida
Caroline Guardino
Ching-Hua Chuan
Exceptional, Deaf, & Interpreter Education
Developing an Interactive American Sign Language Recognition App (iARA) to Engage Children who are Deaf and their Families in Early Communication
Thomas Mullen Chemistry Development of a National Science Foundation Research at Undergraduate Institutions (NSF-RUI) Grant Investigating Hybrid Lithographic Strategies
Judith Ochrietor
Christopher Leone
You Can't Hide Your True Feelings: An Interdisciplinary Examination of the Impact of Implicit Stereotypes on Assessments of Child Abuse
James Gelsleichter Biology Shark EPT: Development of a Non-Lethal Pregnancy Test for Sharks
Stephen Stagon Engineering Development of a NSF Materials Engineering and Processing (MEP) Proposal to Investigate Low-Temperature Metallic Sealing
Jose Jimenez Chemistry Development of an NSF-RUI Grant Proposal for the Design of Nano-Photonic Materials
Amy Lane Chemistry Pursuit of a National Institutes of Health R15 Grant to Support Biomedical Research and Undergraduate Training
Matt Gilg Biology Identification of Coral Colonies that are Resistant to Increased Ocean Temperatures