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May 2008

May Awards Received:
27 totalling $2,672,336.34
May Proposals Submitted:
42 from 34 Principal Investigators
FY08 Year-to-Date Active Sponsored Projects:
616 as of May 31, 2008
FY08 Year-to-Date Active Investigators:
242 as of May 31, 2008

Awards Received in May 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
Angle, TimothyDivision of Outreach and Continuing EducationMississippi Institutions of Higher Learning/State of MississippiReading Institute: Integrating Literacy Skills in the Content Areas for Middle School Teachers (Grades 6, 7, and 8)Love, Fannye E
Barlow, AngelaCenter for Educational Research and EvaluationMississippi Department of EducationDeveloping Effective Leadership and Teaching Alternatives (Project DELTA)
Bercaw, NancyHistoryThe Huntington/National Endowment for the HumanitiesScience and Citizenship: African American and Indian Bodies in Post-Emancipation America"
Byrd, H JosephPharmacy PracticeMississippi State HospitalMississippi State Hospital and University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy Agreement FY 08-09
Byrd, H JosephPharmacy PracticeUniversity of Mississippi Medical Center/Department of PediatricsUMMC/UM School of Pharmacy Practice Agreement (2008-2009)
Cavaglia, MarcoPhysics and AstronomyNational Science FoundationMississippi Participation in LIGOs Search for Gravitational Waves
Chambers, JamesJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsU.S. Geological SurveyAssembly of Three Prototype Suspended Sediment Data Acquisition Systems
Cheng, AlexanderCivil EngineeringU.S. Department of AgricultureErosion Control Technology for Levees and Streambanks and Determination of Sediment-Transport Rates in Diffused and Concentrated Flows
Clancy, ThomasNational Center for Justice and Rule of LawMississippi State University/U.S. Department of JusticeLegal Aspects of Computer Searches and Seizures: Regional Training Program for Law and Enforcement and Members of the Judiciary
Cremaldi, Lucien MPhysics and AstronomyUniversity of Notre Dame/National Science FoundationQuarkNet 2008
Easson, Gregory LGeology and Geological EngineeringUT-Battelle/U.S. Dept of Energy/U.S. Dept of Homeland SecuritySpecification, Validation and Verification of Imagery Products for Disaster Management and Response
Gurley, WalterSmall Business Development CenterU.S. Small Business AdministrationMississippi Small Business Development CentersVanderlip, M.
Hallam, Jeffrey SHealth, Exercise Science and Recreation ManagementCity of Oxford/Mississippi Department of TransportationSafe Routes to School-Oxford, MS
Hamann, MarkPharmacognosyUniversity of Southern Mississippi/National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration2008-2009 OMNIBUS Program/Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium: Assessment of Supercritical CO2 Inactivation of Oyster Associated BacteriaPeng, Jiangnan
Holt, Robert MGeology and Geological EngineeringUniversity of Texas/U.S. Department of EnergySoutheast Regional Carbon Sequestration Project, Phase III
Ilias, MuhammadNational Center for Natural Products ResearchNational Institutes of HealthStandardization of Banisteriopsis Caapi for Chemical and Biological MarkersKhan, Ikhlas
Tekwani, Babu
Kim, YounghoonNutrition and Hospitality ManagementOxford Convention and Visitors BureauThe 13th Annual Double Decker Festival and Its Economic Impact on OxfordRuetzler, Tanya
Taylor, Jim
Oakley, CharlotteNational Food Service Management InstituteIndiana Department of Education/US Department of AgricultureHealthy Cuisine for Kids in Indianapolis, Indiana
Parcher, JonChemistry and BiochemistryNational Science FoundationFundamental Investigations of RP-HPLC Retention Mechanisms
Prasad, S NCivil EngineeringU.S. Department of AgricultureExperimental and Analytical Studies of Sediment Movement in Shallow Overland Flows
Seiner, JohnJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsCombustion Research and Flow Technology, Inc./NAVAIRGas Turbine Engine Noise and Plume IR Signature Attenuation, Phase II
Seiner, JohnJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsU.S. Department of AgricultureAcoustics Detection of Insect Pest in Structures, Trees and Soils
Showalter Otts, StephanieMississippi Law Research InstituteUniversity of Southern Mississippi/National Oceanic and Atmospheric AdministrationMississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Outreach Program-Legal Component
Speth, RobertPharmacologyMississippi Functional Genomics Network/National Institutes of HealthREO Program: Summer Research Opportunities for Undergraduates
Vaughan, James GMechanical EngineeringStabilit America, Inc.Thermal Cycle Testing of Composite-Wood LaminatesLackey, Ellen
Wadkins, Randy MackChemistry and BiochemistrySt. Jude Children's Research Hospital/National Cancer InstituteSelective Inhibitors to Improve CPT-11 Therapy
Willett, Kristine LPharmacologyNational Institute of Environmental Health SciencesRoles of CYP1 & 19 in Fundulus Steroids & PAH Metabolism: Administrative Supplement to Support HS and Undergraduate Research Experiences for R01ES012710

Proposals Submitted in May 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
Allen, SusanSocial WorkCouncil on Social Work Education
Angle, TimothyDivision of Outreach and Continuing EducationMississippi Department of EducationBeebe, Stephen
Aranchuk, VyacheslavJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsU.S. Department of Homeland SecuritySabatier, James
Banahan, BenjaminCenter for Pharmaceutical Marketing and ManagementCenters for Medicare and Medicaid ServicesLobb, William
Pace, Patrick
Wilkin, Noel E
Bercaw, NancyHistoryThe Huntington/National Endowment for the Humanities
Byrd, H JosephPharmacy PracticeUniversity of Mississippi Medical Center/Department of Pediatrics
Carrington, WSchool of LawMississippi Bar Foundation/IOLTA Program
Chambers, JamesJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsU.S. Department of Agriculture/Agricultural Research Service
Clancy, ThomasNational Center for Justice and Rule of LawU.S. Department of Justice
Clancy, ThomasNational Center for Justice and Rule of LawU.S. Department of Justice/Bureau of Justice Assistance
Clark, AliceNational Center for Natural Products ResearchNational Institute of Allergy and Infectious DiseasesAgarwal, Ameeta
Clark, AliceNational Center for Natural Products ResearchNational Institutes of HealthAgarwal, Ameeta
Cremaldi, Lucien MPhysics and AstronomyU.S. Department of EnergyKroeger, Robert S
Quinn, Gene
Summers, Don
Dass, AmalaChemistry and BiochemistryCamille & Henry Dreyfus Foundation
Davis, CynthiaMississippi Judicial CollegeMississippi Division of Public Safety Planning/U.S. Dept of Justice
Easson, Gregory LUniversity of Mississippi Geoinformatics CenterWorld Vision Mexico
Easson, Gregory LUniversity of Mississippi Geoinformatics CenterAmericaView Inc.
Gabrynowicz, JoanneNational Center for Remote Sensing, Air and Space LawNational Aeronautics and Space Administration
Gilbert, KennethJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsNational Aeronautics and Space Administration
Gilbert, KennethJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsPreparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty
Gross, Alan MPsychologyNorth Mississippi Regional Center
Gross, Alan MPsychologyBaptist Children's Village
Gross, Alan MPsychologyCommunicare
Guo, GangPolitical ScienceChiang Ching-kuo Foundation for Inter. Scholarly
Haley, BryanSociology and AnthropologyUniversity of Illinois/U.S. Department of the Interior
Hallam, Jeffrey SHealth, Exercise Science and Recreation ManagementRobert Wood Johnson Foundation
Henyan, NickolePharmacy PracticeAmerican Association of Colleges of PharmacyRiche, Daniel
Holmes, ErinPharmacy AdministrationAmerican Association of Colleges of Pharmacy
Johnson, JaySociology and AnthropologyOregon Public BroadcastingHaley, Bryan
Johnson, JaySociology and AnthropologyPoint Clear Cemetery Association, Inc.
Johnson, JaySociology and AnthropologyCoastal Environments, Inc.
Khan, IkhlasNational Center for Natural Products ResearchFood and Drug AdministrationWalker, Larry
Oakley, CharlotteNational Food Service Management InstituteIndiana Department of Education/US Department of Agriculture
Owens, Scott GHealth, Exercise Science and Recreation ManagementMicrosoftLambert, Laurel
Loftin, Mark
Monroe, Ann
Riche, DanielPharmacy PracticeAmerican College of Clinical PharmacyHenyan, Nickole
Ruth, PaulComputer and Information SciencesNational Science Foundation
Showalter Otts, StephanieMississippi Law Research InstituteNational Oceanic and Atmospheric AdministrationWilkins, William
Speth, RobertPharmacologyMississippi Functional Genomics Network/National Institutes of Health
Summers, DonPhysics and AstronomyU.S. Department of EnergyCremaldi, Lucien M
Waxler, RogerJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsNational Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Wells, BarbaraOffice of the Dean of PharmacyHealth Resources and Services AdministrationRoss, Leigh Ann
Yang, YiCenter for Pharmaceutical Marketing and ManagementMerck & Co., Inc.Banahan, Benjamin

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