2020 Provost Research Grant recipients

Congratulations to the 2020-21 Provost Research Grant Recipients!

We are delighted to share a summary of the Provost Research Grants that have been awarded for 2020-2021. This year 27 faculty requested over 1 million in support of their research and creative activities. The selection committee made nine awards, totaling more than $252,100 to support projects in a broad spectrum of disciplines. Projects ranged from computer science and classical studies to theater arts and biology, united by a shared commitment to conduct early-stage inquiry on a topic of compelling originality and promise. The recipients and the titles of their projects follow below.

The Research Award Evaluation Committee included the following members:

Ed Hackett, Vice Provost for Research (chair)
Linda Bui, Senior Associate Dean, International Business School
Wendy Cadge, Division Head, Social Sciences
Ann Koloski-Ostrow, Division Head, Humanities
Charles McClendon, Division Head, Creative Arts
Cindy Thomas, Associate Dean for Research, Heller School
John Wardle, Division Head, Sciences