» Awards by Fiscal Year

+ - Fiscal Year 2017

September 2016

Frank Frisch
Schmid College of Science and Technology
Orange County United Way (OCUW)
$10,000
“Mesa Program, Year 3”
Co-Investigators: Vonna Hammerschmitt

August 2016

Matthew Leifer
Schmid College of Science and Technology
Foundational Questions Institute (FQXi)
$9,775
“Institute of Quantum Studies Visitor Program”

July 2016

Innokeniy Maslennikov
School of Pharmacy
Revolution Medicines, Inc. (RevMed)
$20,424
“2D NMR spectra of several variants of a target phosphatase and to determine optimal conditions for NMR experiments”

Chris Bader
Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Templeton Foundation
$222,771
“New Frontiers: Promoting Interdisciplinary and International Research through the ARDA.com, Year 3”

Judy Montgomery
Crean College of Health and Behavioral Sciences
California Scottish Rite Foundation (SRF)
$65,939
“Professional Services Agreement, Year 4”

Justin Dressel
Schmid College of Science and Technology
U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL)
$50,000
“Theory for Continuous Quantum State Tracking and Error Correction (CQSTEC)”

Justin Walsh
Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Harvard University / Loeb Classical Library Foundation
$35,000
“Intercultural Relations at an Ancient Iberian Town -- A Collaborative Archaeological Project at Castulo, Spain (Year 2)”

Michelle Samura
College of Educational Studies
Association of College & University Housing Officers – International (ACUHO – I)
$6,925
“Architecture of Belonging: Examining the Role of Residence Halls Spaces in Undergraduate College Students’ Experiences”
Co-Investigators: Paul Kang

Joel Kotkin
Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Searle Freedom trust
$100,000
“Cities for People”

Marcia Abbott
Crean College of Health and Behavioral Sciences
American Heart Association (AHA)
$231,000
“Regulation of nuclear receptors by IL-15 to prevent obesity”

Sara Nottingham
Crean College of Health and Behavioral Sciences
NATA Research and Education Foundation (NATA)
$11,500
“An investigation into doctoral preparation and mentorship in the socialization of pre-tenured athletic training faculty members”

June 2016

Anuradha Prakash
Schmid College of Science and Technology
Southern California Institute of Food Technologists (SCIFTS)
$6,500
“Purchase of a Harvest Right Freeze Dryer”

Rosalee Hellberg
Schmid College of Science and Technology
Southern California Institute of Food Technologists (SCIFTS)
$10,843
“Purchase of a Molecular Detection System utilizing Isothermal DNA Amplification and Bioluminescence for use in Food”

Justin Walsh
Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
National Geographic Society (NGS)
$25,000
“Imports and the Construction of Identity at an Ancient Iberian Town – A Collaborative Archaeological Project at Castulo”

+ - Fiscal Year 2016

May 2016

Matt Leifer
Institute for Quantum Studies
Foundational Questions Institute (FQXi)
$52,601
"Quantum Theory in the Block Universe"

Armen Gulian
Institute for Quantum Studies
Office of Naval Research
$760,000
"Theoretical and experimental exploration of quantum effects in superconducting electronics"
Co-Investigators: Jeff Tollaksen and Yakir Aharonov

Surya Nauli
School of Pharmacy
University of Toledo Health Science Campus / National Institutes of Health
$11,000
“Role of Complement Regulator Properdin in the Interaction between Platelets and Leukocytes”

March 2016

Siu-Fun Wong
School of Pharmacy
Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) / National Institutes of Health: NCI National Clinical Trials Network - Network Group Operations Centers (U10)
$47,340
“Southwest Oncology Group (SWOG) Treatment Grant”, Year 3 of 5

February 2016

Jennifer Funk
Schmid College of Science and Technology
US Department of Agriculture / National Institute of Food and Agriculture: Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI)
$69,178
“Applying Trait-Based Models to Predict Restoration Outcomes of Invaded Plant Communities”

January 2016

Lia Halloran
Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences
National Endowment for the Arts: Art Works/Visual Arts
$20,000
“Your Body Is a Space that Sees”

Tom Bell
Fowler School of Law
Charles Koch Foundation: Grant
$29,000
“From Nation State to Stateless Nations”

November 2015

Jeffrey Goad
School of Pharmacy
APhA Pharmaceutical Foundation / Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC): Improving Immunization Collaboration among Pharmacists and Other Healthcare Providers
$47,500
“Advancing Core Elements of the Immunization Neighborhood Model of Immunization Stakeholder Collaboration and Pharmacy Inclusion in National Vaccination Preparedness Planning”

October 2015

Steven Gjerstad
Argyros School of Business and Economics
Charles Koch Foundation: Academic Giving
$39,000
“Fiscal Restraint and Economic Growth”

Bart Wilson
Argyros School of Business and Economics
International Foundation for Research in Experimental Economics: Graduate Student Workshop
$19,968
“Interterm Graduate Student Workshop in Experimental Economics 2016”

Siu-Fun Wong
School of Pharmacy
Hope Foundation: SEED Fund for SWOG Early Exploration and Development
$60,338
“Formulation of Topical Vitamin K1 for Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Inhibitors (EGFRIs)-Induced skin rash”

Jason Keller
Schmid College of Science and Technology
Southwest Wetlands Interpretive Association / U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
$56,680
“Thin-layer sediment addition at Seal Beach”

Steven Gjerstad
Argyros School of Business and Economics
Oracle America, Inc.: Collaborative Research Agreement
$104,950
“Price Optimization of Exchange Rate Movements”

Frank Frisch
College of Educational Studies
California Department of Education
$202,428
“STEM and MESA Style teaching through a partnership between Anaheim Union High School District and Chapman University: Anaheim Chapman Science Partnership (ACSP)

September 2015

Jason Keller
Schmid College of Science and Technology
National Science Foundation: Major Research Instrumentation Program
$200,785
“MRI: Acquisition of a Cavity Ring Down Spectroscopy Analyzer for Research in Wetland Carbon Cycling by Faculty and Undergraduates at Chapman University”

Kris De Pedro
College of Educational Studies
University of Southern California / Chula Vista Elementary School District / US Department of Defense: Consortium Grants to Military-Connected Local Educational Agencies for Academic and Support Programs
$42,561
“Welcoming Practices that Address Transition Needs of Military Students in Public School”, Year 2 of 3

Sun (Coco) Yang
School of Pharmacy
National Institutes of Health / National Cancer Institute: Mentored Clinical Scientist Career Development Award (K08)
$487,266
“The Development of Novel Mechanistically-based APE/Ref-1 Redox Inhibitors”

L. Edward Day
Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
City of Santa Ana Police Department: Community Oriented Policing
$30,600
“Santa Ana Police Department Assessment of Community Policing Needs”

Miao Zhang
School of Pharmacy
Pharmaceutical Company: Sponsored Research Agreement
$55,200
“Structure determination of the drug binding pocket for SK2/3 selective modulators”

Hamid Montazeri
School of Pharmacy
University of Alberta, Canada / Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation: Breast Cancer Research Grant Program
$23,096
“A systematic Approach to Single and Combinatorial siRNA Therapy in Drug-Resistant Breast Cancers”

Patrick Fuery
Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
European Union
$89,638
“Getting to Know Europe (GTKE)”

August 2015

Jason Keller
Schmid College of Science and Technology
US Department of Energy: Environmental Systems Science
$1,495,783
“Understanding Mechanistic Controls of Heterotrophic CO2 and CH4 Fluxes in a Peatland with Deep Soil Warming and Atmospheric CO2 Enrichment”

Judy Montgomery
College of Educational Studies
California Scottish Rite Foundation: Scottish Rite Childhood Language Center
$69,300
“Professional Services Agreement”, Year 3

Justin Dressel
Schmid College of Science and Technology
University of California, Berkeley / U.S. Army Research Laboratory: ARO Core BAA for Basic and Applied Scientific Research
$100,000
“Theory for Continuous Quantum State Tracking and Error Correction (CQSTEC)”

Jeff Tollaksen
Institute for Quantum Studies
John E. Fetzer Memorial Trust: Research Contract
$450,000
“New Insights on Emergence, Information, and the Quanta using Experimental Metaphysics”

July 2015

Frank Frisch
Schmid College of Science and Technology
Regents of the University of California, Office of the President: Mathematics Engineering Science Advancement (MESA)
$90,000
“MESA Schools Program 2015-2016”, Year 2 of 3
Co-investigator: Vonna Hammerschmitt

David Dowling
Fowler School of Law
County of Riverside: Executive Office
$100,000
“Mediation Clinic”

David Dowling
Fowler School of Law
County of Riverside: Juvenile Hall Mediation Program
$100,000
“Juvenile Hall Mediation Program”

Don Cardinal
College of Educational Studies
University of California, Irvine / Thompson Foundation: Professional Services Agreement
$40,000
“The Center for Autism & Neurodevelopmental Disorders”, Year 3 of 4

Amy-Jane Griffiths
College of Educational Studies
University of California at Irvine (UCI) / UniHealth Foundation: Hospital Fund
$75,757
“UniHealth Community Tool Kit: Enhancing Parent-School Communication”, Year 1 of 3

Adrian Nistor
Schmid College of Science and Technology
National Science Foundation: Computing and Communication Foundations (CCF): Core Programs
$241,394
“SHF: Small: RUI: Characterizing, Detecting, and Repairing Performance Bugs that Developers are very likely to fix”

Marcia Abbott
Crean College of Health and Behavioral Sciences
American College of Sports Medicine: Research Grants
$10,000
“AMP-activated protein kinase as a direct regulator of the myokine IL15”

Bader, Chris
Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
Penn State University / Templeton Foundation: Science & the Big Questions: Human Sciences
$89,100
New Frontiers: Promoting Interdisciplinary and International Research through the ARDA.com”, Year 2 of 3

June 2015

Whitney McIntyre Miller
College of Educational Studies: Small Grants Program for the Society for the Study of Peace, Conflict, and Violence: Peace Psychology Research, Education, or Community Projects
$1,500
“Santa Ana Community Peace Leadership”

Daniel Tomaszewski
School of Pharmacy
Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy: Grant
$500
“Pharmacists' Perception of Biosimilar Naming and Reporting Requirements”

Laura Glynn
Crean College of Health and Behavioral Sciences
University of California at Irvine / National Institutes of Health: Conte Centers for Basic or Translational Mental Health Research (P50)
$273,115
“Project 2 - Fragmented Early Life Environmental and Emotional/Cognitive Vulnerabilities (Sandman)”, Year 3 of 5

Laura Glynn
Crean College of Health and Behavioral Sciences
University of California at Irvine / National Institutes of Health: Conte Centers for Basic or Translational Mental Health Research (P50)
$111,841
“Project 3 - Fragmented Early Life Environmental and Emotional/Cognitive Vulnerabilities (Davis)”, Year 3 of 5

+ - Fiscal Year 2015

May 2015

Jennifer Funk
Schmid College of Science and Technology
Columbia University / National Science Foundation: Division of Environmental Biology (DEB) Core Programs
$43,421
"Collaborative Research: Does a Transition in Nitrogen Fixation Strategy Explain the Latitudinal Distribution of Nitrogen-Fixing Trees?"

David Shafie
Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
Council for International Exchange of Scholars: Fulbright Core Scholar Program (Azerbaijan)
Stipend
"Sea of Riches: Conflict, Cooperation and Sustainable Development in the Caspian Basinne"

April 2015

Rosalee Hellberg
Schmid College of Science and Technology
Southern California Institute for Food Technologists Section: Education Grants
$6,335
"Purchase of a Microplate Washer for use in Food Science Research and Teaching"

George Willis
Fowler School of Law
Internal Revenue Service: Low Income Tax Clinic
$100,000
"Low Income Tax Clinic 2015"

Marcia Abbott
Crean College of Health and Behavioral Sciences
American College of Sports Medicine: Research Endowment
$10,000
"AMP-activated protein kinase as a direct regulator of the myokine IL15"

James Coyle
Center for Global Education
Council for State Support to Non-Governmental Organizations - Azerbaijan: International Grant Programs
$38,280
"Frozen Conflict Conference"

Siu-Fun Wong
School of Pharmacy
Oregon Health and Science University / National Institutes of Health / National Cancer Institute: NCI Community Oncology Research Program (NCORP) Research Bases (UM1)
$24,799
"SWOG NCORP Research Base" 

Siu-Fun Wong
School of Pharmacy
Oregon Health and Science University / National Institutes of Health / National Cancer Institute: NCI National Clinical Trials Network (NCTN) - Network Group Operations Centers (U10)
$47,340
"SWOG Network Group Operations Center of the NCTN"

March 2015

Douglas Dechow
Leatherby Libraries
National Endowment of the Humanities: Humanities Collections and Reference Resources
$39,850
"Chapman University Center for American War Letters Foundations Grant Proposal"
Co-investigator: Randall Boyd

Armen Gulian
Institute for Quantum Studies
Office of Naval Research: Long Range BAA for Navy and Marine Corps Science and Technology
$490,303
"Investigation of Novel Oxy-Chalcogen Superconductors"
Co-investigator: Jeff Tollaksen 

Sara Nottingham
College of Educational Studies
Far West Athletic Trainers' Association: Research & Grants Program
$3,000
"Examining the Role of Mentorship in Promising Faculty Member Development"

Laura Glynn
Crean College of Health and Behavioral Sciences
University of California at Irvine / National Institutes of Health: Conte Centers for Basic or Translational Mental Health Research
$287,691
"Project 2 - Fragmented Early Life Environmental and Emotional/Cognitive Vulnerabilities"
"Project 3 - Fragmented Early Life Environmental and Emotional/Cognitive Vulnerabilities" 

Kerk Kee
Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
National Science Foundation: Faculty Early Career Development Program (CAREER)
$519,753
"Organization Capacity and Capacity Building for Cyberinfrastructure Diffusion"

Justin Walsh
Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Harvard University / Loeb Classical Library Foundation: Research
$31,427
"Intercultural Relations at an Ancient Iberian Town - A Collaborative Archaeological Project at Castulo, Spain"

Marco Bisoffi
Schmid College of Science and Technology
United States Department of Defense: Prostate Cancer Research Program: Exploration-Hypothesis Development Award
$103,500
"Do Prostate Cancer Exosomes Generate a Field Effect Leading to Tumor Multifocality?"

February 2015

Keykavous Parang
School of Pharmacy
Brown University / Pharmaceutical Company
$30,050
Co-Investigator: Rakesh Tiwari 
“A Novel BDNF Potentiator for Treating Cognitive Dysfunction in Angelman Syndrome”

January 2015 

Miao Zhang
School of Pharmacy
National Ataxia Foundation: Young Investigator SCA Research Award
$50,000
"Structural insights for drug discovery targeting SK2/3 channels for SCA"

Rafael Luevano
Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
Council for International Exchange of Scholars: Fulbright Core Scholar Program - Garcia Robles Fellowship (Mexico)
Stipend
"Memory of the Dead: Mexico and the U.S. Initiatives of Peace Amid the Drug Wars"

December 2014

Miao Zhang
School of Pharmacy
American Heart Association: Scientist Development Grant / Portfolio
$212,755
"Molecular overlap in the regulation of SK channels by small molecules and phosphoinositides"

Joel Kotkin
Center for Demographics and Policy
Searle Freedom Foundation: Domestic Public Policy Research
$100,000
"Cities for People"

Anu Prakash
Schmid College of Science and Technology
United States Department of Agriculture: Plant Protection and Quarantine - Agriculture Quarantine Inspection
$102,573
"Effect of phytosanitary irradiation on the quality and shelf-life of citrus fruit"

Kris De Pedro
College of Educational Studies
University of Southern California / Chula Vista Elementary School District / United States Department of Defense: Consortium Grants to Military-Connected Local Educational Agencies for Academic and Support Programs
$100,353
"Welcoming Practices that Address Transition Needs of Military Students in Public Schools"

Stephen Rassentti
Argyros School of Business and Economics
Inter-American Development Bank: Research Department - Regional Advancing the Research Agenda in Climate Change and the Environment
$12,260
"Investing in Clean Technology: Do Individuals Change Their Plans When Mitigation Policies are Announced?"

October 2014

David Porter
Economic Sciences Institute
International Foundation for Research in Experimental Economics: Small Grants Program
$20,000
"IFREE Visiting Speaker Series"

September 2014

Emmanuel Dinnat
Schmid College of Science and Technology
National Aeronautics and Space Administration: Research Opportunities in Space and Earth Sciences
$331,643
"Improvements of the retrieval algorithm for sea surface salinity derived from active/passive L-band measurements on the Aquarius/SAC-D mission"

Surya Nauli
School of Pharmacy
United States Department of Defense: Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program
$982,738
"The Roles of Primary Cilia in Cardiovascular System" 

Bart Wilson
Economic Sciences Institute
International Foundation for Research in Experimental Economics: Small Grants Program
$34,936
"Visiting Graduate Workshop in Experimental Economics 2015"

August 2014

Don Cardinal
College of Educational Studies
University of California at Irvine / Thompson Foundation: Professional Services Agreement
$40,000
"The Center for Autism & Neurodevelopmental Disorders, Year 2"

Christopher Kim
Schmid College of Science and Technology
National Science Foundation: Geobiology and Low-Temperature Geochemistry
$100,536
"SusChEM:Collab.Research:RUI:Linking the Geochemical Composition of Airborne Particulate Matter with Arsenic Bioaccessibility and Bioavailability in Contaminated Mining Environments"

Judy Montgomery
College of Educational Studies
California Scottish Rite Foundation: Scottish Rite Childhood Language Center
$54,720
"Professional Services Agreement, Year 2"

July 2014

Armen Gulian
Institute for Quantum Studies
United States Department of Defense: Defense University Research Instrumentation Program
$497,325
"Advanced Thin Film Deposition System to Explore Novel Materials and Quantum Devices"
Co-investigator: Jeff Tollaksen

June 2014

Janeen Hill
University Wide
W.M. Keck Foundation: Undergraduate Education Grant Program
$1,000,000
"Chemistry Laboratory Suite in Schmid College of Science and Technology"

Frank Frisch
Schmid College of Science and Technology
Regents of the University of California, Office of the President: Mathematics Engineering Science Advancement
$90,006
"MESA Schools Program 2014-2015"

Frank Frisch
Schmid College of Science and Technology
United Way Orange County: MESA Program Grant Agreement
$5,000
"MESA Implementation: South Junior High School in Anaheim Union High School District 2014”

Bart Wilson
Economic Sciences Institute
Thomas W. Smith Foundation: Small Grants Program
$43,643
"Summer High School Workshop and Summer Scholars program 2014"

Joel Colbert
Institute for Excellence in Teaching
Professional and Organizational Development Network in Higher Education: Start-up Grants
$300
"Establishing a Faculty Professional Library"

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