Alison Darrow

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Timothy Billings awarded an NEH Enduring Questions grant

Timothy Billings (English & American Literatures, Comparative Literature Program) has been awarded an Enduring Questions grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) to support the development of a new course on the topic of “What is lost (& … Continue reading

Erik Bleich awarded a Fulbright Scholar research grant

Erik Bleich (Political Science) has been awarded a Fulbright Scholar Program research grant and a fellowship through the European Institutes for Advanced Study (EURIAS) at the Collegium de Lyon (France) in support of his 2014-15 leave project titled Restricting Racist … Continue reading

Sandra Carletti awarded a Marion and Jasper Whiting Foundation fellowship

Sandra Carletti (Italian) has been awarded a fellowship from the Marion and Jasper Whiting Foundation for a project titled The United Tables of Italy: Pellegrino Artusi and the Unification of Italy in the Kitchen. The grant will enable Sandra to … Continue reading

Laurie Essig awarded a Whiting Foundation fellowship

Laurie Essig  (Gender, Sexuality and Feminist Studies) has been awarded a fellowship from the Marion and Jasper Whiting Foundation for a project titled “Bury Their Hearts”: The Homosexual as foreign Pollution in Russia. The grant will fund a trip to … Continue reading

Sujata Moorti awarded a Whiting Foundation fellowship

Sujata Moorti (Gender, Sexuality and Feminist Studies) has been awarded a fellowship from the Marion and Jasper Whiting Foundation for a project titled Transnational Surrogacy and Feminism. The grant will enable Sujata to travel Bengaluru, India, during her 2014-15 leave to visit … Continue reading

Eilat Glikman receives grant from Research Corporation

Eilat Glikman (Physics) has received a grant from Research Corporation, a private foundation that aids basic research in the physical sciences. This research will study growing super-massive black holes (aka quasars) and the effects they have on their host galaxies. … Continue reading

Michael Sheridan Receives Dumbarton Oaks Grant

Michael Sheridan (Sociology-Anthropology) has received a Dumbarton Oaks Project Grant for a project titled Ethnobotany, symbolism, and property rights institutions in tropical agrarian societies. The grant will support his ongoing research on botanically similar plants that delineate property lines, mark … Continue reading

Jessica Teets Awarded Public Intellectuals Program Outreach Grant

Jessica Teets (Political Science) has been awarded a grant to conduct a one year outreach program  in a local elementary school with a goal of promoting awareness of China and sparking an interest in learning more about China on the … Continue reading

Frank Winkler: Funding from the Space Telescope Science Institute

Frank Winkler (Emeritus Professor, Physics) has been awarded funding from the NASA-funded Space Telescope Science Institute for a his role in a collaborative research project led by researchers from the Johns Hopkins University. This project, involving new  observations from the Hubble … Continue reading

INFO Emails: Get Notified About Grant Opportunities!

The Sponsored Research Office periodically sends information by email about funding opportunities. These emails are sent to nine interest groups: Creative Arts, Environmental Studies, Humanities, International Studies, Research Abroad, Science & Math, Social Sciences, Curriculum Development, and Pedagogical Research. Members … Continue reading