Faculty Grants

Active in Academic Year 2016-2017

Affordable Learning Georgia

Faculty: Bielmyer, G. K., Grove, T. J., Reece, J. S., Elder, J. F.
Title: Transitioning BIOL 1108 to OpenStax
Award: $24,800

Faculty: Reese, J., Elder, J. F., Cantonwine, E., Blackmore, M., Chambers, E.
Title: Transformations-At-Scale.
Award: $28,000

Faculty: Henkel, T. P., Croteau, E. K., Waters, M. N.
Title: Adoption of an open-source textbook for non-majors biology courses.
Award: $15,800

National Science Foundation (NSF)

Faculty: Richard Carter (PI) 
Title: Advances in Wiregrass Georgia: Infrastructural Improvements to Sustain Another Half-Century of Herbarium-Based Research and Teaching
Award: $176,917 (2015-2018)

Faculty: Richard Carter (Co-PI) 
Title: Digitization TCN: Collaborative Research: The Key to the Cabinets: Building and Sustaining a Research Database for a Global Biodiversity Hotspot
Award: $74,385 (2014-2018)

Faculty: Ted Uyeno (PI)
Title: Hagfish Biomechanics: Biting hard with soft feeding apparatuses
Award: $370,000 (total collaboration with College of Charleston - $626,000) (2014-2017)

Faculty: Ted Uyeno
Title: NSF IOS Collaborative Research Supplemental #1354788.
Award: $54,261.00

Faculty: Ted Uyeno
Title: NSF IOS Student Research Supplemental #1354788.
Award: $22,300

Lowndes County Board of Health / City of Valdosta

Faculty: Mark Blackmore
Title: “Surveillance for West Nile Virus and Other Mosquito-borne Viruses”
Award: $88,580 (2015-2016)

US Fish and Wildlife Service

Faculty: Mitch Lockhart
Title: Remote Frequency ID Monitoring of Gopher Tortoises
Award: $15,863 (2016-2017)