External Funding

Awarded since January 2010

Andrew Beveridge, Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, 2012-2015
National Science Foundation
REU Site: Interdisciplinary Mathematics Research (with the University of Minnesota)

John Cannon, Physics and Astronomy, 2011-2014
Space Telescope Science Institute
Fundamental Parameters of the SHIELD Galaxies   

Ronald Brisbois, Chemistry, 2012
Northern Kentucky University Research Foundation (National Science Foundation)
Dispersed REU Site: Theoretically Interesting Molecules (TIM)       

Ernesto Capello, History, 2012
Smithsonian Institution
Second French Geodesic Mission to Ecuador: Commemoration, Cartography, Monuments (1901-1906)

Tonnis terVelduis, Physics and Astronomy, 2011-2014
National Science Foundation
RUI: Beyond the Standard Model: Model Building and Phenomenology

David Lanegran, Geography, 2011-2012
National Geographic Society Education Foundation
Minnesota 2011/2012 Alliance Grant

Christina Manning, Environmental Studies, 2011-2013
Minnesota Pollution Control Agency
2011 Eco Experience Evaluation and Survey

Louisa Bradtmiller, Environmental Studies, 2011-2014
National Science Foundation
RUI: Using Opal and Organic Carbon as Proxies for Wind-driven Upwelling During the Onset and Termination of the African Humid Period in a Transect of African Margin Cores

John Cannon, Physics and Astronomy, 2011-2014
Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Fundamental Parameters of the SHIELD Galaxies

Raymond Rogers, Geology & Kristina Curry Rogers, Geology/Biology, 2011-2014
National Science Foundation
RUI: Deciphering Origins of Vertebrate Microfossil Bonebeds: A Comparative Taphonomic and Paleoecological Approach in the Late Cretaceous of Montana

Daniel Hornbach, Environmental Studies & Mark Hove, Biology, 2011-2012
National Park Service
Winged Mapleleaf Mussels Recovery

Brooke Lea, Psychology, 2011-2014
National Science Foundation
Eye Trackers for Behavioral Science at Macalester and Augsburg Colleges

Devavani Chatterjea, Biology, 2011-2013
National Vulvodynia Association
Establishing a Mast-cell Dependent Model of Vulvar Pain in C57BL/6 Mice

Kelly MacGregor, Geology & Raymond Rogers, Geology, 2010-2012
University of Minnesota (NASA)
Minnesota Space Grant Consortium

John Craddock, Geology, 2011-2012
Keck Geology Consortium (National Science Foundation)
Eocene Tectonic Evolution of the Teton-Absaroka Ranges, Wyoming (Year 2)

Laura Nichols, Music; Eric Wiertelak, Psychology; Adrienne Christiansen, Political Science, 2011
Associated College of the Midwest
High Stakes Performance by Liberal Arts College Students: Understanding and Coping with Anxiety

John Cannon, Physics and Astronomy, 2011
Georgia Southern University (National Science Foundation)
The Undergraduate ALFALFA Team: The Survey of HI in Extremely Low-mass Dwarfs

David Lanegran, Geography, 2011-2012
Minnesota Office of Higher Education
Authentic Pedagogy for Integrating Reading, Writing and Instructional Technology into the New Minnesota Academic Standards for Geography

Wayne Roberts, Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, 2011-2012
Minnesota Office of Higher Education
Combinatorics for Middle and Senior High School

David Lanegran. Geography, 2011
National Geographic Society Education Foundation
Enhancing Geographic Literacy in Minnesota: A Proposal to Implement a Strategic Planning Process

Sarah Boyer, Biology, 2011
National Geographic Society
Understanding the Origin of Rainforest Diversity: Historical Biogeography of Mite Harvestmen from the Australian Wet Tropics

Pritika Chowdhry, Art and Art History, 2011
American Institute of Indian Studies
Memories of Place: The Role of Monuments

John Cannon, Physics and Astronomy, 2010-2013
Space Telescope Science Institute
The Holistic Evolution of Dwarf Galaxies: Internal and External Processes in NGC 6822

Paru Shah, Political Science, 2010-2013
National Science Foundation
Collaborative Research: Local Elections in America Project

Karl Wirth, Geology, 2010-2013
National Science Foundation
Collaborative Research: GARNET II: Self-Regulated Learning and the Affective Domain in Physical Geology

Sarah Boyer, Biology, 2010-2014
National Science Foundation
RUI Collaborative Research: Systematics and Biogeography of Mite Harvestmen of the Australian Wet Tropics

Keith Kuwata, Chemistry, 2010-2013
National Science Foundation (through Hope College)
MRI: Acquisition of a Computer Cluster for Undergraduate Chemistry Research, Research Training, and Teaching by the Midwest Undergraduate Computational Chemistry Consortium (MU3C)

David Lanegran, Geography, 2010-2011
National Geographic Society Education Foundation
MAGE 2010-2011

Christopher Wells, Environmental Studies; Jerald Dosch, Biology; Holly Barcus, Geography, 2010-2011
Minnesota Historical Society
Environmental History Resources Collaboration

Roopali Phadke, Environmental Studies, 2010-2012
National Science Foundation
Landscapes of Power: Deliberating the New Energy Economy

Paul Fischer, Chemistry; Ronald Brisbois, Chemistry; Rebecca Hoye, Chemistry, Paul Overvoorde, Biology; Kathryn Splan, Chemistry, 2010-2013
National Science Foundation
MRI: Acquisition of a 400 MHz NMR Spectrometer to Facilitate Research and Undergraduate Research Training

James Heyman, Physics and Astronomy, 2010-2013
National Science Foundation
Ultrafast Conductivity Measurements of Graphene Films

Paul Fischer, Chemistry, 2010-2013
National Science Foundation
RUI - Synthesis and Reactivity of Coordinatively Unsaturated Zwitterionic Half-Sandwich Group VII Metal Complexes

Chad Topaz, Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, 2010-2013
National Science Foundation
RUI - Pattern Forming Dynamical Systems in Theory and Experiment

Kathryn Splan, Chemistry, 2010-2012
American Chemical Society Petroleum Research Fund
Photophysical Characterization of Free-base Bis(arylethynyl)porphyrin Diacids and Aggregates

Daniel Hornbach, Environmental Studies & Mark Hove, Biology, 2010-2011
National Park Service
Winged Mapleleaf Mussels: Propagation Efforts and Habitat & Range Assessment

Sarah Boyer, Biology, 2010-2011
National Park Service
Determining Genetic Markers for Native Mussels

Kelly MacGregor, Geology, 2010-2011
Keck Geology Consortium (National Science Foundation)
Montana - Glacier National Park: Geomorphologic and Paleoenvironmental Change in Glacier National Park, Montana, June 29 - July 27, 2010

Devavani Chatterjea, Biology, 2010-2013
National Institutes of Health
Roles of Mast Cells in Inflammatory Pain

John Craddock, Geology, 2010-2011
Keck Geology Consortium (National Science Foundation)
Wyoming – Tetons: Eocene Tectonic Evolution of the Teton Range, Wyoming

Kristina Curry Rogers, Geology/Biology, 2010-2015
National Science Foundation
CAREER: Comparative Osteohistology: Exploring Microstructural Structures of Environmental Stress in Modern and Fossil Ecosystems

Shilad Sen, Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, 2010-2014
National Science Foundation
HCC: Medium: Collaborative Research: Guiding Folksonomy Development to Enable Novel Tagging Applications

Shilad Sen, Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, 2010-2011
Associated Colleges of the Midwest
Opening Macademia to all ACM Institutions

Vasant Sukhatme, Economics, 2010
Council for International Exchange of Scholars
Fulbright (India)

David Lanegran, Geography, 2010-2011
Minnesota Historical Society
Veritas Caput: Defining the Source of the Mississippi

Franklin Adler, Political Science, 2010
National Endowment for the Humanities
Fascist Italy's Campaign Against the Jews

Raymond Rogers, Geology & Kristina Curry Rogers, Geology/Biology, 2010-2011
US Dept of Interior, Bureau of Land Management
Developing Interpretive Materials Related to the Paleontology and Geology of the Upper Missouri River Breaks National Monument

James Heyman, Physics and Astronomy, 2010-2012
National Science Foundation
MRI-R2: Acquisition of a High-Power Femtosecond Ti:Sapphire Laser for Ultrafast Terahertz Spectroscopy

David Lanegran, Geography, 2010-2011
Minnesota Office of Higher Education
Developing Teacher Leaders for Geography Instruction and Assessment

Wayne Roberts, Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, 2010-2011
Minnesota Office of Higher Education
Number Theory for Middle and Senior High School