Recent Grant Proposals Submitted By Xavier Faculty and Staff

June 2019

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Brittiani McNeil School of Education Ohio Association of Colleges of Teacher Education University Supervisor Training
Debra VanKuiken School of Nursing Ohio Board of Nursing Increasing Pre-Licensure Nursing Capacity

April 2019

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
David Hyland Finance U.S. Bank Xavier DCF Financial Literacy

March 2019

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Dawn Tolonen Management & Entrepreneurship PNC Foundation Start: ME Evanston
Diane Ceo-DiFrancesco Classics and Modern Languages U.S. Department of Education  Building Sustainable Partnerships through Immersion and Virtual Exchange
Victor Ronis-Tobin Psychology National Institutes of Health  Youth, Suicide Behavior, and School Start Times

February 2019

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Dawn Tolonen Management & Entrepreneurship Kauffman Foundation Start: ME Norwood
Victor Ronis-Tobin Psychology Ohio State University (NIH subaward) Cigarette & E-Cigarette Demand in Presence of Smuggling
Cheryl Jonson Criminal Justice The National Collaborative on Gun Violence Research Trading Apples for Guns: Does Arming Teachers and Staff Save Lives?

January 2019

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Angela Gray-Girton Center for Faith and Justice PNC Charitable Trusts Summer Service Internship Program 2019
Angela Gray-Girton Center for Faith and Justice Jack J. Smith Charitable Trust Summer Service Internship Program 2019
Angela Gray-Girton Center for Faith and Justice Charles H. Dater Foundation Summer Service Internship Program 2019

December 2018

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Dawn Tolonen Management & Entrepreneurship Impact 100 Start: ME Norwood

November 2018

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Sue Schmidt Center for Population Health American Heart Association Neighborhood Ecology Social Lab
Susan Allen School of Nursing Health Resources & Services Administration Nurse Faculty Loan Program

October 2018

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
April Robles  Career Services University of Cincinnati Expanding Apprenticeships
April Robles  Career Services American Association of University Women Leadership Mastery and Moxie for Mentors
Pete Mallow HECOR Interact for Health Quick Response Team Evaluation
Kathy Winterman School of Education Great Oaks (ODE/OHE) Strengthening Ohio's Teacher Pipeline Through Partnership
Sue Schmidt & Pete Mallow Center for Population Health Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Aligning Systems to Support Community-based Patient Navigation

September 2018

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Scott Beck Customer Analytics P&G Fund - Higher Education Grant Program MS Customer Analytics - Leading with a Story Workshop
Greg Smith Business Analytics P&G Fund - Higher Education Grant Program Science & Data Analytics Virtual Internship Program
Sean Rhiney, Diane Ceo-DiFrancesco and Nathan Wendt Eigle Center P&G Fund - Higher Education Grant Program Immersive Experience: Engage Detroit
Sean Rhiney, Diane Ceo-DiFrancesco and Nathan Wendt Eigle Center P&G Fund - Higher Education Grant Program Immersive Experience: Engage Cincinnati
Gary Lewandowski Computer Science P&G Fund - Higher Education Grant Program Experiential Cybersecurity Activities
Karim Tiro History National Park Service Ethnohistorical Study for Saratoga National Historical Park
Supaporn Kradtap-Hartwell & Heidrun Schmitzer Chemistry & Physics American Chemical Society Cavitation in petroleum oils induced by sudden acceleration 
Mack Mariani Political Science Jack Miller Center Constitution Day Activities
Ann Ray Biology  USDA Development of diagnostic tools for species of an economically imporant leafhopper genus Scaphytopius
Ann Ray  Biology  USDA Investigating the role of endosymbionts in growth and development of the spotted lanternfly

August 2018

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Linda Schoenstedt & Debra Mooney Mission & Identity Lilly Fellows Program in the Humanities & Arts Supporting Adjunct Faculty Members Understanding Ignatian Pedagogy: Developing a Video Resource
Dawn Tolonen Management & Entrepreneurship BB&T Start ME: Evanston
Kathy Winterman Education Ohio Deans Compact Building on our strengths and sustaining what works
Ann Ray Biology USDA Biology, chemical ecology and trapping of invasive woodboring beetles in Ohio
Ann Ray Biology USDA Biology and trapping of the velvet longhorned beetle
Ann Ray Biology USDA Development of an Indentification Guide for Lace Bugs
Gabriel Gottlieb Philosophy University of York Reason, Right, and Revolution: Practical Philosophy between Kant and Hegel
Mack Mariani Political Science Jack Miller Center Events Focused on Political Economy

July 2018

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Ahlam Lee Leadership Studies & HRD National Science Foundation The Effects of Diversity in a Small-Learning Group on Learning Outcomes in STEM Classrooms

June 2018

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Ann Ray Biology United States Department of Agriculture Support for Spotted Laternfly Studies

May 2018

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Teresa Young School of Education Ohio Association of Colleges of Teacher Education Rethinking edTPA from Local to National Scoring: What's Next?
Steve Frankel Philosophy Jewish Foundation of Greater Cincinnati Building our program in Israel
David Hyland Finance U.S. Bank Foundation Financial Literacy

April 2018

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Kathy Winterman and Renee Mattson Special Education Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities Educational impact of Catholic teaching practices on the recruitment of minority students in educational programs
Sue Schmidt Nursing/Population Health American Association of College of Nursing Public/Population Health Learning Hub and Interprofessional Clinical Prevention

March 2018

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Dawn Tolonen Williams College of Business PNC Bank Foundation Start: ME Evanston

December 2017

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Mark Meyers and Teresa Young School of Education Ohio Department of Education Preparing 21st Century Leaders: Principal Preparation Innovation Grant Program

November 2017

Faculty/Staff Department Funding Source Project Title
Susan Schmidt School of Nursing US Dept. of Health and Human Services Nurse Faculty Loan Program
Kathy Winterman Special Education Ohio Deans Compact Implementation Grant-Dual Licensure Teacher Education Program
Liz Blume and Valerie Daley Community Building Institute Greater Cincinnati Foundation The Three Neighborhoods Plan: Evanston, Walnut Hills, and East Walnut Hills
Liz Blume and Valerie Daley Community Building Institute Greater Cincinnati Foundation Engaging the Community to Implement a Bold Transportation Vision

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 and 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 and Entrepreneurship BBandT 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 and Civic Engagement Academy and Community Speaker Engagement Series
Dawn Tolonen Management and 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 and 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 and Modern Languages and 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 and Entrepreneurship BBandT Start:ME Evanston
Dawn Tolonen Management and 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 and 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 and 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 and Women's Center/Career Services Macy's Inc. Uncensored Programs
Tekeia Howard Multicultural, Gender and 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