Research Success

The UW-Green Bay Research Council, and the Office of Grants & Research are deeply committed to celebrating Research and Scholarly activity, please find below recent awardees and their projects.

Winter 2020

Gregory Aldrete, Professor, History
"Narrative: Research Trip to Rome"
Grant in Aid of Research
Marcelo Cruz, Associate Professor, Public and Environmental Affairs
"History of Latinos in Urban Wisconsin"
Grant in Aid of Research
Kristy Deetz, Professor, Art
"Participating and Presenting in the College Art Association Conference"
Grant in Aid of Research
Jana Fogaca, Assistant Professor, Psychology
"Gender and Racial Biases in Decision-Making: Agressive Soccer Situations"
Grant in Aid of Research
Mary Gichobi, Assistant Professor, Education
"Attend and Present at the American Education Research Association AERA Annual Meeting
Grant in Aid of Research
David Helpap, Associate Professor, Public and Environmental Affairs
"Providing Public Goods in Rural America: The Role of the Professional Public Administrator"
Grant in Aid of Research
Jenell Holstead, Associate Professor, Psychology
"International Learning Exchange: National Afterschool Association"
Grant in Aid of Research
Kerry Kuenzi, Assistant Professor, Public and Environmental Affairs
"Homophily in nonprofit & Nonprofit management: Unique in All Important Aspects?"
Grant in Aid of Research
John Luczaj, Professor, Natural and Applied Sciences
"Radiocarbon Age Dating and Sulfurisotopic Analysis of Groundwater in The Confined Sandstone Aquifer of
Northeastern Wisconsin"
Grant in Aid of Research
Cristina Ortiz, Professor, Spanish
"Gendered Visions of Basque Violence: Artistic Representations"
Grant in Aid of Research
Michael Rector, Assistant Professor, Music
"American Romantics: Four-Hand Piano Recordings"
Grant in Aid of Research
Sherry Warren, Assistant Professor, Social Work
"An Exploratory Study of Current Themes and Topics in International Social Work Courses in the USA"
Grant in Aid of Research
 

Fall 2019

Mandeep Bakshi, Assistant Professor, Natural and Applied Sciences 
"Surface Active Gemini Imidazolium Ionic Liquies for Nanomaterials Synthesis and their Applications"
Grant in Aid of Research                     
Nolan Bennett, Assistant Professor, Political Science 
"George Jackson and Michel Foucalt on Prison Writing as Resistance"
Grant in Aid of Research
Douglas Brusich, Assistant Professor, Human Biology
"Midwest Drosphila Conference"
Grant in Aid of Research
Douglas Brusich,
"Development of Post-Traumatic Epilepsy Model in Fruit Flies with Preparation of Extramural Grants"
Research Scholar
Summer 2019
Bryan Carr, Associate Professor, Communication
"Making a King: A Transmedia History of Black Panther as Response to Eurocentric Narratives of Africa"
Grant in Aid of Research
 
Vallari Chandna, Associate Professor, Business; Chair of Management & Marketing
Conference Presentation, "Digital Entreprenuerial Logic: New Institutional Logics in The Era of Digitization"
Grant in Aid of Research
Alan Chu, Assistant Professor, Sport Psychology
"Are Coaches, Peers or Parents more Influential in Predicting Athlete Burnout?"
Grant in Aid of Research
Luis Fernandez, Assistant Professor, Music
"Recital: Masterclass and String Quartet Audition at the Academy of Music in Poland"
Grant in Aid of Research
Kaoime Malloy, Professor, Theatre & Dance
"Drawing and Painting Techniques research for the Art of Theatrical Design textbook revision"
Grant in Aid of Research
Tetyana Malysheva, Assistant Professor, Mathematics & Statistics
"Well-posedness of a coupled system of Advection-Diffusion and elastically supported Mindlin-type plate equations arising in Geomorphology and Geodynamics applications"
Grant in Aid of Research
 
Jagadeep Thota, Assistant Professor, Engineering Technology
"Computational prediction of the damage to a military vehicle composite armor due to ballistic impact"
Grant in Aid of Research
Jon Shelton, Associate Professor, History
"Human Capital: Education, Economic Opportunity, and the Roots of the Twenty-First Century Political Divide in America"
Research Scholar
Summer 2019



























 

Spring 2019

Tanim Ahsan, Assistant Professor, Computer Science
"Presentation of a University-Community Partnership  Model to Improve Regional Water Quality in Lake Michigan"
Grant in Aid of Research
Christin DePouw, Associate Professor, Education
"Critical Race Studies for Pre-Service Teachers in WI"
Grant in Aid of Research
Sarah Detweiler, Associate Professor, Art
"Female in Focus, Vancouver Art Space & Los Angeles Center for Digital Art Exhibitions Shipping Containers"
Grant in Aid of Research
Alison Gates, Professor, Art
"Cloth/Stitch Interaction Projects"
Grant in Aid of Research
Derek Jeffreys, Professore, Philosophy
"Hope and Mental Illness in Jails"
Grant in Aid of Research
Upal Mahfuz, Assistant Professor, Natural and Applied Sciences
"Equipment Support for Portable Wireless communications System Measurement Setup"
Grant in Aid of Research
Brian Merkel, Associate Professor, Biology
"The Effects of Echinacea extracts on HL-60 Cells"
Grant in Aid of Research
Amanda Nelson, Associate Professor, Human Biology
"Comparison of Trunk/Head Stablity and Functional Reach- In and Out of the Saddle"
Grant in Aid of Research
Christin Vandenhouten, Associate Professor, Nursing & Health Studies
"The Tip of the Spear in PIV Nursing Education: Peripheral Vascular Access Pre-Licensure Nursing Curriculum"
Grant in Aid of Research
Amy Wolf, Professor, Natural and Applied Sciences
"Using Nanotage Technology to Locate and Protect Critical Bumble Bee Nesting Sites"
Grant in Aid of Research
Julie Wondergem, Associate Professor, Chemistry
"Developing a Greener Reaction with Vanillin"
Grant in Aid of Research

Fall 2018

Tohoro Akakpo, Associate Professor, Social Work
"Intercultural sensitivity and values: Exploraroty study of individualism and collectivism among students from a different culture than the United States"
Grant in Aid of Research            
Caroline Boswell, Associate Professor, History
"London Crowds Thirty Years Later: A Social History of Pouplar Politics"
Grant in Aid of Research
Alan Chu, Assistant Professor, Sport Psychology
"Effects of Coach-Created Motivational Climates on Athletes' Physical Activity Behaviour"
Grant in Aid of Research
Ryan Currier, Associate Professor, Natural and Applied Sciences
"Travel to Geological Society of America Fall 2018 Indiannapolis"
Grant in Aid of Research
Jeremy Intemann, Assistant Professor, Chemistry
"Development of Narrow Band Gap Semiconducting Molecule for Organic Solar Cells"
Grant in Aid of Research
Katia Levintova, Professor, Global Studies
"Poland, Germany and the EU: A Disappearing Middle?"
Grant in Aid of Research
Eric Morgan, Associate Professor, Democracy & Justice Studies
"We Must Transform the World: Dennis Brutus and the Struggle Against Apartheid"
Grant in Aid of Research
Michael Rector, Assistant Professor, Music
"Four-Hand Piano Music Symposium"
Grant in Aid of Research
Kimberly Reilly, Associate Professor, Women's & Gender Studies
"Rethinking the 'Lady Who shops': Consumption, Dependency, and the Law of Necessaries"
Grant in Aid of Research
Sawa Senzaki, Assistant Professor, Psychology
"Cultural Factors on the development of drawing: Cross-cultural studiees comparing American, Canadian, and Japanese Children's Drawing"
Grant in Aid of Research
Aaron Weinschenk, Associate Professor, Public Administration
"Book proposal: U.S. Mayoral Elections"
Research Scholar
Summer 2018

Spring 2018

Mandeep Bakshi, Assistant Professor, Natural and Applied Sciences
"Nanotechnology for Sustainability"
Grant in Aid of Research              
Franklin Chen, Associate Professor, Chemistry
"The Effects of Water chemistry of the Bay Water on Water Treatment efficacy of Cationic Polymers"
Grant in Aid of Research
Ryan Currier, Associate Professor, Natural and Applied Sciences
"Electron Backscatter Diffraction Analysis of Wolf River Batholith Granites"
Grant in Aid of Research
Kristy Deetz, Professor, Art
"Art and Ecology Focused Residency at Burren College of Art in Ireland"
Grant in Aid of Research
Jana Fogaça, Assistant Professor, Sport Psychology
"Upping Our Game: enhancing Supervision and Mentoring in Sports Psychology"
Grant in Aid of Research
Jennifer Ham, Professor, German
"Passionate Modernities"
Grant in Aid of Research
Jenell Holstead, Associate Professor, Psychology
"Midwistern Psychological Association Conference"
Grant in Aid of Research
Ray Hutchinson, Professor, Urban Studies
"The Alabama Tent Grave Tradition"
Gran tin Aid of Research
Myunghee Jun, Assistant Professor, Nursing
"Oral History of Retired Korean - American Nurses: US Army Nurses' Influence on the Development of Nursing Leadership in South Korea after Korean War"
Grant in Aid of Research
Hye-Kyung Kim, Associate Professor, Philosophy
"U.S. Army Nurses' Impact on the Nursing Leadership in Korea after the Korean War"
Grant in Aid of Research
John Luczaj, Professor, Geoscience
"Stable Isotopes of Water in Lower Green Bay as a tool to Understand Water Circulation"
Grant in Aid of Research
Sarah Meredith-Livingston, Professor, Global Studies
"International Adjudication, Karlovy Vary in the Czech Republic"
Grant in Aid of Research
Debra Pearson, Associate Professor, Chemistry
"The Potential Synergistic Effect of Omge Three Fatty Acids and Vitamin D on Ovarian Cancer Cells"
Grant in Aid of Research
Emily Ransom, Assistant Professor, English
"The Oxford Edition of the complete Works of St. Robert Southwell, SJ"
Grant in Aid of Research
Jennie Young, Assistant Professor, Humanities
"Conference on College Composition and Communication"
Grant in Aid of Research

Fall 2017

Guarav Bansal,
"Coping Mechanisms with Phishing Email Detection"
Grant in Aid of Research                       
Marcelo Cruz,
"A History of Latinos in Urban Wisconsin"
Grant in Aid of Research
Kristy Deetz,
Presentation at 2017 SouthEastern College Art Conference, "Obsessive Coimpulsize Disorder vs Organized Chaos Delivers"
Grant in Aid of Research
Doreen Higgins,
"The Importance of Social Supports: What We can Learn from European Models of Social Welfare"
Grant in Aid of Research

Kevin Kain,
Research in the Hoover Institution Archive, Visualizing Propaganda Posters in Context: "The Formulation, display and Reception of Societ anti-Religious Exhibits in the 1920s and 1930s"

Grant in Aid of Research       
Katia Levintova,
AAC&U National Conference in Washington DC, Multi-Institutional Research Panel on Global Learning
Grant in Aid of Research
Mohammad Upal Mahfuz,
"Equipment Support for Wireless Communications System Measurememnt Setup"
Grant in Aid of Research
Steven Muzatako,
"Data Breaches and Website Trust"
Grant in Aid of Research
Aaron Weinschenk,
"Stata Software Update"
Grant in Aid of Research

Spring 2017

Jason Cowell & Sawa Senzaki,
"NSF RUI: the Neurophysiological Development of Morality Across Cultures"
Research Scholar
Spring 2017
Kate Burns,
"Midwestern Psychological Association Presentation"
Grant in Aid of Research     
Bryan Carr,
"A Level Playing Field?: Gender Representation in Athlete Photographs of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games"
Grant in Aid of Research
Jason Cowell,
"Organization of a Symposium and Presentation of Developmental Nueroscience at SRCD"
Grant in Aid of Research
Regan Gurung,
"Midwester Pscyhological Association Presentation"
Grant in Aid of Research
Ryan Holzem,
"Evlautaing the Influence of a Liquid Fish Fertilizer on the Soil Microbial Community and Plant Health"
Grant in Aid of Research
Jeremy Intemann,
"Design of Regioregular Polymers for Decreased Charge of Recombination in Organic Solar Cells"
Grant in Aid of Research
Minkyu Lee,
"New Work Development: Banksia Pod Lamp Design"
Grant in Aid of Research
John Luczaj,
"Evaluation of Stable Isotopes of Water as a Tool to Understand Water Circulation Patterns in Lake Winnebago"
Grant in Aid of Research
James Marker,
"Assessing OBLA for Arm Ergometry"
Grant in Aid of Research
Christopher Martin,
"Spinoza's Platonic Deity & Spinoza's Formal Mechanism"
Grant in Aid of Research
Paul Mueller,
"Development of a Targeted in Vivo Chemical Genetic Screen for Inhibitors of Wee1"
Grant in Aid of Research
Michael Rector,
"Masterclass and Concert Performance in South Korea"
Grant in Aid of Research
Sawa Senzaki,
"Beyond the Individual: The Impact of Culture on Close Relationships"
Grant in Aid of Research
Alison Staudinger,
"Rights and the Grotesque: Literature and Theory in Dialogue" Presentation at the Western Political Science Association
Grant in Aid of Research
Kris Vespia,
"Faculty Mental Health Literacy: Research Presentation at MPA"
Grant in Aid of Research

For a full archive of past GIAR and Research Scholar Awardees, please contact rcgrants@uwgb.edu