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August 2008

August Awards Received:
39 totalling $13,608,446.57
August Proposals Submitted:
30 from 27 Principal Investigators
FY09 Year-to-Date Active Sponsored Projects:
443 as of August 31, 2008
FY09 Year-to-Date Active Investigators:
213 as of August 31, 2008

Awards Received in August 2008

External funding awards listed on this page are drawn from database records maintained in the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs. An award is recorded as “received” on the date when the UM Accounting Office notifies the Principal Investigator (PI) and the ORSP that a grant account has been established for the project.

PI Name PI Department/Unit Sponsor Name Proposal Title Co-PI Name/s
Abadie, AnnCenter for the Study of Southern CultureNational Endowment for the Arts2009 Oxford Conference for the Book
Abadie, AnnCenter for the Study of Southern CultureMississippi Arts Commission/National Endowment for the Arts2009 Oxford Conference for the Book
Agarwal, AmeetaNational Center for Natural Products ResearchNational Institute of Allergy and Infectious DiseasesMolecular Targets of Novel Antifungal Compounds
Avery, Mitchell AMedicinal ChemistryCenters for Disease Control and PreventionDevelopment and Testing of New Antimalarial Drugs (Year 5)Cutler, Stephen
Banahan, BenjaminCenter for Pharmaceutical Marketing and ManagementCenters for Medicare and Medicaid ServicesEvaluating the BearingPoint (BP) Medication Use Measures in the Medicaid PopulationLobb, William
Pace, Patrick
Wilkin, Noel E
Brewer, John StephenBiologyU.S. Forest ServiceAssessing Long-Term Changes in Freshwater Environmental Conditions Using Mussel Shell Growth Records
Burnham, ThomasOffice of the Dean of EducationMississippi Department of EducationMississippi Principal Corps (FY 08-09)
Buskes, Gerard JMathematicsU.S. Department of EducationGraduate Assistance in Areas of National Need - Mississippi Cole, Donald
Cantu, Joe TurnerTheatre ArtsMississippi Arts CommissionOxford Shakespeare Festival-Summer 2008Angle, Timothy
Carpenter, BrianJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsU.S. Department of AgricultureAcoustic Measurement of FinesChambers, James
Clark, AliceNational Center for Natural Products ResearchNational Institutes of HealthNew Drugs for Opportunistic Infections (FY 08-09)Agarwal, Ameeta
Clark, AliceOffice of Research and Sponsored ProgramsMississippi Technology AllianceExecutive Leadership of Mississippi Technology Alliance (MTA)
Cole, DonaldOffice of the ChancellorU.S. Department of EducationRonald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program at the University of Mississippi
Cremaldi, Lucien MPhysics and AstronomyFermi National Accelerator Laboratory/U.S. Department of EnergyPixel M & O 2008
Dasmahapatra, Asok KNational Center for Natural Products ResearchNational Institute on Alcohol Abuse and AlcoholismEthanol Action in Japanese Medaka: Alteration in Specific Gene MethylationWillett, Kristine L
Ervin, ElizabethCivil EngineeringU.S. Nuclear Regulatory CommissionIntroduction to Nuclear Engineering: A Multidisciplinary Technical Elective
Ferreira, DaneelPharmacognosyPOM Wonderful LLCMicrobial Transformation of Pomegranate Constituents (supplement)
Gilbert, KennethJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsU.S. Army Space and Missile Defense CommandAcoustic Technology Research: New and Innovative Ideas for Advanced Technology ExploitationSeiner, John
Gilbert, KennethJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsU.S. Army Space and Missile Defense CommandAcoustic Technology Research: New and Innovative Ideas for Advanced Technology ExploitationSeiner, John
Glisson, AllenElectrical EngineeringJackson State University/U.S. Army Space and Missile CommandVertical Integration for Missile Defense Surveillance DataDaigle, John N
Elsherbeni, Atef Z
Goggans, Paul M
Gross, Alan MPsychologyNorth Mississippi Medical CenterClinical Psychology Training Program Agreement between North Mississippi Medical Center
Gross, Alan MPsychologyDeSoto County School DistrictContractual Agreement Between DeSoto County School District and The University of Mississippi, Department of Psychology (FY 08-09)
Highsmith, RayNational Institute of Undersea Science TechnologyNational Oceanic and Atmospheric AdministrationNational Institute for Undersea Science Technology Integrated Research and Technology Development: Year Two Science Plan and Budget FY08Lutken, Carol
Slattery, Marc
Johnson, JaySociology and AnthropologyMississippi State University/State of Mississippi Military DepartmentArchaeological Excavations and Construction Monitoring at the Proposed Army Aviation Support Facility Tupelo, Lee County, Mississippi
Lutken, CarolMississippi Mineral Resources InstituteU.S. Department of EnergyHydrate Research Activities that both Support and Derive from the Monitoring Station/Sea-Floor Observatory, Mississippi Canyon 118, Northern Gulf of Mexico -Year 2McGee, Thomas M
McConnell, GermainCurriculum and InstructionHolly Springs School DistrictMississippi Teacher Corps Summer School (2008)
Metcalf, MichaelModern LanguagesInstitute of International Education/National Security Education ProgramChinese Language Flagship ProgramDyer, Donald
Murthy, SathyanarayanaPharmaceuticsNational Institutes of HealthElectropulsation Mediated Drug Therapy for Onychomcosis
Oakley, CharlotteNational Food Service Management InstituteU.S. Department of AgricultureFY 2008 Cooperative Agreement - Food Safety
Ross, Leigh AnnPharmacy PracticeUniversity of Mississippi Medical CenterUniversity of Mississippi School of Pharmacy/Department of Pharmacy Practice/University of Mississippi Medical Center Department of Medicine/ Division of Infectious Diseases (2008-2009)
Ross, Leigh AnnPharmacy PracticeUniversity of Mississippi Medical CenterUniversity of Mississippi Medical Center/University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy/Department of Pharmacy Practice Contract for Residency Training Program Support (FY 09-10)
Ross, Leigh AnnPharmacy PracticeDelta Health Alliance/Health Resources and Services AdministrationDelta Pharmacy Patient Care Management Services
Showalter Otts, StephanieMississippi Law Research InstituteNational Oceanic and Atmospheric AdministrationNational Sea Grant Law CenterWilkins, William
Sukanek, PeterChemical EngineeringNational Aeronautics and Space AdministrationMississippi Space Grant College and Fellowship Program
Waddell, DwightHealth, Exercise Science and Recreation ManagementSchering-Plough HealthCare Products, Inc.Shock Attenuation Analysis to Evaluate Various Gender Specific Insoles
Walker, LarryNational Center for Natural Products ResearchU.S. Department of Agriculture/Agricultural Research ServiceDiscovery and Development of Natural Product-Based Insect Management Compounds for Medical, Veterinary and Urban Concern (Amendment No. 1)Khan, Ikhlas
Waxler, RogerJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsU.S. Army Space and Missile Defense CommandAdvanced Acoustic Sensor Technology Research (ASTER)
Wu, WeimingNational Center for Computational Hydroscience and EngineeringU.S. Army Corps of Engineers/Engineer Research and Development CenterImplementation of Advanced Modeling Technologies in Coastal Inlets Research Program CMS2D/3D Models
Young, JohnPsychologyMississippi Children's Home SocietyClinical and Program Evaluation Services for Mississippi Children's Home Society

Proposals Submitted in August 2008

External funding proposals listed on this page are drawn from database records maintained in the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs. A proposal is recorded as “submitted” on the date when the approval signature of the University’s Authorizing Institutional Representative is affixed.

PI Name PI Department/Unit Sponsor Name Co-PI Name/s
Abadie, AnnCenter for the Study of Southern CultureNational Endowment for the Arts
Altinakar, MustafaNational Center for Computational Hydroscience and EngineeringUT-Battelle/U.S. Dept of Energy/U.S. Dept of Homeland Security
Burgett, RichardJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsU.S. Army Research OfficeAranchuk, Vyacheslav
Buskes, Gerard JMathematicsNational Science FoundationO'Haver, John
Vaughan, James G
Chao, XiaoboNational Center for Computational Hydroscience and EngineeringNational Aeronautics and Space Administration
Cheng, AlexanderCivil EngineeringU.S. Department of Agriculture
Church, CharlesJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsUniversity of Washington/National Institutes of Health
Clancy, ThomasNational Center for Justice and Rule of LawPotomac Institute/U.S. Department of Defense
Cole, DonaldOffice of the ChancellorU.S. Department of Education
Dasmahapatra, Asok KNational Center for Natural Products ResearchAlcoholic Beverage Medical Research Foundation
Davis, CynthiaMississippi Judicial CollegeMississippi Division of Public Safety Planning/U.S. Dept of Justice
Ervin, ElizabethCivil EngineeringU.S. Department of Defense
Haley, BryanSociology and AnthropologyUniversity of WisconsinJohnson, Jay
Hallam, Jeffrey SHealth, Exercise Science and Recreation ManagementNational Institutes of HealthGamble, Abigail
Jensen, CarlLegal StudiesDefense Intelligence AgencyBarnard, Marie
Jia, YafeiNational Center for Computational Hydroscience and EngineeringNational Aeronautics and Space Administration
Johnson, JaySociology and AnthropologyMississippi State University/State of Mississippi Military Department
Johnson, JaySociology and AnthropologyNorthwestern State University/National Park Service
Mullen, Christopher LCivil EngineeringHinman Consulting Engineers/Department of Homeland SecurityAl-Ostaz, Ahmed
Murray, NathanJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsCombustion Research and Flow Technology Inc./US Air Force Research Laboratory
Noonan, BriceBiologyU.S. Forest Service
Parsons, Glenn RBiologyNational Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Reed, DavidBiologyU.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
Sabatier, JamesJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsU.S. Department of Defense
Seiner, JohnJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsCombustion Research and Flow Technology Inc./US Air Force Research Laboratory
Seiner, JohnJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsCombustion Research and Flow Technology Inc./US Air Force Research Laboratory
Shelton, EllenDivision of Outreach and Continuing EducationNational Writing Project
Shelton, EllenDivision of Outreach and Continuing EducationMississippi State University/Mississippi Writing/Thinking Institute
Slattery, MarcPharmacognosyNational Science Foundation
Young, JohnPsychologyMississippi Children's Home Society

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