Recent Grant Proposals Submitted By Xavier Faculty & Staff

September 2017

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Joe Leonard Theatre William H. Albers Foundation Xavier Theatre Productions
Ann Ray Biology United States Department of Agriculture Biology and trapping of the velvet longhorned beetle, Trichoferus campestris
Ann Ray Biology United States Department of Agriculture Identification of Port Interceptions in Wood Packing Materials
Ann Ray Biology United States Department of Agriculture Biology, chemical ecology and trapping of invasive woodboring beetles in Ohio
       
       

August 2017

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Kathyrn Morris Biology National Science Foundation RUI: Rates, routes, and drivers of plant communication via common mycorrhizal networks
Sr. Nancy Linenkugel Health Services Administration William H. Albers Foundation Scholarships for the graduate program in Health Services Administration (2018-2021)
Diane Ce-DiFrancesco Classics and Modern Languages U.S. Department of Education Telecollaboration as a Pedagogical Strategy for Enhancing Language Development Global Competence
Eileen Alexander, Stephanie Donauer, Betsy List Health Economic and Clinical Outcomes Research, Health Services Administration, Nursing Cincinnati Eye Institute Foundation Proposal to Create a Sustainable Data Management System to Quantify Value and Community Impact of Free Vision Clinics

July 2017

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Ahlam Lee Leadership Studies & Human Resources Development National Science Foundation The Effects of Diversity in a Small-Learning Group on Learning Outcomes in an Interdisciplinary STEM Field at a 4-Year Postsecondary Institution

June 2017

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Dawn Tolonen Management & Entrepreneurship BB&T Start ME; Evanston
Susan Schmidt Nursing Ohio Board of Nursing 2017-2019 Increasing Pre-Licensure Nursing Enrollment Capacity
Susan Schmidt Nursing Ohio Board of Nursing 2017-2019 Increasing Post-Licensure Nursing Enrollment Capacity

May 2017

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
David Hyland Finance U.S. Bank Foundation Xavier DCF Financial Literacy Program
       
Laney Bender-Slack and Teresa Young School of Education Duke Foundation Literacy for All:  Supporting Student Reading Goals in an After School Literacy Program
       

 

April 2017

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Valerie Daley Community Building Institute PNC Foundation Youth Leadership & Civic Engagement Academy & Community Speaker Engagement Series
Dawn Tolonen Management & Entrepreneurship PNC Foundation Start:ME Evanston
Emily Shipley Institutional Research Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities Assessing the Understanding  of Mission Among Faculty, Administrators and Staff in Jesuit Catholic Institutions

 

March 2017

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Jim Snodgrass,Celeste Goodloe, Laura Frazier, and Dan McSpadden Enrollment Management and Student Success Great Lakes Community Investments Dash Student Emergency Grant
       

February 2017

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Laney Bender-Slack and Teresa Young School of Education Duke Energy Foundation Literacy for All:  Supporting Student Reading Goals in an After School Literacy Program
David Zoogah Management & Entrepreneurship National Science Foundation Multilevel Determinants of Organizational Effectiveness in Africa

January 2017

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Susan Schmidt School of Nursing Health Resources and Services Administration Xavier University-Innovation Academic Practice Partnership Model for Clinical Training in Primary Care Settings
       

December 2016

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Tracey DuEst and Taj Smith Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion/ Center for Diversity and Inclusion Bringing Theory to Practice Campus Dialogues
       

November 2016

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Susan Schmidt School of Nursing Health Resources and Services Administration Xavier University Nurse Faculty Loan Program
Diane Ceo-DiFrancesco and Laney Bender-Slack Classics & Modern Languages & Childhood Education and Literacy British Library- Endangered Archives The Digitalization of the National Literacy Crusade Collection, Nicaragua; International Registry of World Memory-UNESCO, 2007

August 2016

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Justin Link, Dottie Engle and Margaret Ahmad Physics, Biology National Science Foundation IRES: PUI Undergraduate Interdisciplinary Research in Paris Characterizing a Crucial Plant Blue Light Photoreceptor
Liz Blume and Valerie Daley Community Building Institute Environmental Protection Agency Lincoln Heights Brownfield Planning Grant
Laura Wessels Physics Jonathan F. Reichert Foundation Equipment for Biophysics Advanced Laboratory: Imaging DNA with AFM

July 2016

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Delane Bender-Slack Childhood Education and Literacy Department of Education Going Global:  Internationalizing Teacher Education Through Teacher Immersion

June 2016

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Ann Ray Biology USDA Identification of Port Interceptions in WOod Packing Materials
Ann Ray Biology USDA Biology of Asian Longhorned Beetle in Ohio
Dawn Tolonen Management & Entrepreneurship BB&T Start:ME Evanston
Dawn Tolonen Management & Entrepreneurship PNC Foundation Start:ME Evanston

May 2016

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Christine Anderson History National Endowment for the Humanities, Common Heritage Program Cincinnati Stories of Immigration and Migration
       

 

April 2016

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
David Hyland Finance U.S. Bank Foundation Financial Literacy Program
Trina Jackson Community Building Institute PNC Foundation 2016 Livability Series

 

March 2016

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Trina Jackson Community Building Institute PNC Foundation 2016 Livability Series
Darian Richardson Career Services  University of Cincinnati (subgrant- OH Department of Higher Education) Xavier OMIC 3.0
Gillian Ahlgren Theology

Louisville Institute

Creating Communities of Solidarity and Prophetic Witness:  Spiritual Practices That Change Lives

Cindy Geer School of Education

U.S. Department of Education National Professional Development Program

Xavier University Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Systems of Support

Debra VanKuiken School of Nursing Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation

Macy Faculty Scholars Program

Susan Schmidt, Megan Bushman School or Nursing Health Resources and Services Administration

Xavier University Advanced Education Nursing Traineeships 2016

 

February 2016

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Trina Jackson Community Building Institute Greater Cincinnati Foundation West End Speaks: Quality of Life Plan
Cindy Geer School of Education

U.S. Department of Education National Professional Development Program

Xavier University Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Systems of Support

Debra VanKuiken School of Nursing Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation

Macy Faculty Scholars Program

Susan Schmidt, Megan Bushman School or Nursing Health Resources and Services Administration

Xavier University Advanced Education Nursing Traineeships 2016

January 2016

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Susan Schmidt School of Nursing Health Resources and Services Administration 

ANE Program Innovative IPPT Model for Clinical Training in the Nation's Evolving Healthcare System

Karen Enriquez Theology Louisville Institute

Emergency Christology:  Practices of Resilience and Hope

December 2015

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Clay McManus Economics Russell Sage Foundation

Social Scrutiny and Signals of Racial and Gender Bias

November 2015

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Tom Merrill Center for Innovation Ohio Department of Education (Straight A Fund) Partner on Forest Hills School District Proposal
Susan Schmidt School of Nursing Bethesda Inc. Preliminary Proposal:  Patient Navigator/Community Worker for Improved Health Care Access
Margaret Ahmad, Dottie Engle, Justin Link Biology, Physics National Science Foundation Probing the Activation of a Versatile Plant Photoswitch
Deborah Kuchey and Sheila Doran Childhood Education and Literacy/ Mathematics Ohio Department of Higher Education Math Matters:  Creating Elementary Math Specialist

October 2015

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Supaporn Kradtap Hartwell Chemistry National Science Foundation Redesigning introductory analytical chemistry class: Infusing research experiences with emphasis on sustainability and civic responsibility through case studies and green chemistry

September 2015

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Kathy Winterman and Gina Lofquist Secondary and Special Education/ Early Childhood Education and Literacy Ohio Deans Compact for Exceptional Children Xavier University Dual Licensure Implementation

August 2015

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Gabe Gottlieb Philosophy/ER/S Ohio Humanities Council Career Ready Internship
Steven Frankel Philosophy Jewish Foundation of Greater Cincinnati Establishing a Program in the Holy Land
Trina Jackson Community Building Institute PNC Foundation Youth Leadership and Civic Engagement
 

June 2015

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Darian Richardson and April Robles Career Development Office Great Lakes Community Investments The Cooperative Economy:  Building a Sustainable Future Conference
Margaret Ahmad, Dottie Engle, Justin Link Biology/Physics National Institutes of Health Sensitivity to Light of Human Cryptochrome
Susan Schmidt Nursing Ohio Board of Nursing Increasing Pre-Licensure Nursing Enrollment Capacity
Susan Schmidt Nursing Ohio Board of Nursing Increasing Post-Licensure Nursing Enrollment Capacity

May 2015

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Abie Ingber Interfaith & Community Engagement Jewish Foundation of Greater Cincinnati Living Memory:  A Jewish Cemetery Restoration Project
Ann Dougherty and Marco Fatuzzo Office of Sustainability/ Department of Physics Dominion Foundation Xavier University Water Conservation Initiative:  A rainwater and solar pump experiential learning project

April 2015

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Gabe Gottlieb Philosophy, E/RS Murray and Agnes Seasongood Good Government Foundation What if Mayors Ruled the World?

February 2015

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Kandi Stinson and
Judy Molnar
Sociology and Infrastructure and Technology Support Steelcase Education Xavier Active Learning Center
David Hyland Finance US Bank Foundation Xavier DCF Financial Literacy Program
Trina Jackson Community Building Institute PNC Foundation Neighborhood Summit
Kathleen Smythe History/Sustainability Duke Energy Foundation Sustainable and Resilient Communities Pilot Course and The Cooperative Economy:  Building a Sustainable Future Conference
Susan Schmidt Nursing DHHS - Health Resources and Services Administration ANE Program Innovative IPPT Model for Clinical Training in the Nation's Evolving Healthcare System
Gabe Gottlieb Philosophy/ER/S Ohio Humanities Council The Cooperative Economy:  Building a Sustainable Future Conference
       

January 2015

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Daniel Otero Mathematics/Computer Science National Science Foundation Transforming Instruction in Undergraduate Mathematics via Primary Historical Sources

November 2014

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Margaret Ahmad, Dottie Engle, Justin Link Biology & Physics National Science Foundation RUI: Cryptochrome Structure and Function

August 2014

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Tekeia Howard and Jonika Moore-Diggs Multicultural, Gender & Women's Center/Career Services Macy's Inc. Uncensored Programs
Tekeia Howard Multicultural, Gender & Women's Center Macy's Inc. Multicultural Scholarship Award

July 2014

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Marco Fatuzzo Physics Department John Hauck Foundation Faculty/Student Research Program
Trina Jackson Community Building Institute U.S. Bank Foundation West End Community Engagement Phase 1
Trina Jackson Community Building Institute Greater Cincinnati Foundation West End Community Engagement Phase 1

Trina Jackson

Community Building Institute PNC Foundation West End Community Engagement Phase 1