Release Time Awardees (Fall 09 - Fall 13)

 

Released Time Awardees for Fall 2013

 

Name / Title

Department/School

Title of Research Proposal

Mohsen Shiri-Garakani

Assistant Professor

Chemistry and Physical Sciences / Dyson College of Arts & Sciences

Future of Higher Education Through Agent-Based Modeling and Complex Network Theory

Thalia Goldstein

Assistant Professor

Psychology  / Dyson College of Arts & Sciences

 Realistically Unreal: Children’s Understanding of the Pretend, Role Play, and Acting

Canan Karaalioglu

Assistant Professor

Chemistry and Physical Sciences / Dyson College of Arts & Sciences

 Illict Drug and Explosive Detection by Using an Ultrafast Laser

 

Released Time Awardees for Spring 2013

Name / Title

Department/School

Title of Research Proposal

D. Paul Benjamin

Professor

Computer Science/ Seidenberg School of CS and IS

 Real-Time Virtual Modeling of Physical Space from Vision

Jean Coppola

Associate Professor

Information Technology/ Seidenberg School of CS and IS

Enhancing the Quality of Life for Dementia / Alzheimer Patients and Disabled Individuals

Jack Horne

Associate Professor

Biology and Health Sciences / Dyson College of Arts & Sciences

 Identifying the Role of Netin-Dcc for Axon Guidance of the Olfactory Bulb Axon Projection

Yvonne Rafferty

Professor

Psychology  / Dyson College of Arts & Sciences

The Rehabilitation and Reintegration of Children Who Have Been Trafficked for Commercial Sexual Exploitation: An Exploration of Promising Practices and Programs.

Andrew M. Wier

Assistant Professor

Biology and Health Sciences / Dyson College of Arts & Sciences

Molecular and Cellular Interaction in Euprymna Scolopes

Dianne Zager

Professor

Communication Sciences and Disorders / Dyson College of Arts & Sciences

Preparation for Related Service Personnel in Autism: Focus on Language and Communication

Released Time Awardees for Fall 2012

Name / Title

Department/School

Title of Research Proposal

Zhaohua Dai

Associate Professor

Chemistry  / Dyson College of Arts & Sciences

Chiroptical Fluorescent Chemosensors for Mercuric Cations 

James S. Gould

 Professor

Marketing/Lubin School of Busniess

           
Project Linkage

Nancy Krucher

Associate Professor

Biology and Health Sciences

Dependence of specific sites of Retinoblastoma protein phosphorylation in Cancer Cell Death

K. Mark Sossin

Professor

Psychology  / Dyson College of Arts & Sciences

Self- and Interpersonal regulation of  Nonverbal Behavior Patterns in Parent-Child Dyads with Neurotypical and non-Neurotypical  Children: With Special Attention to Embodied Mentalization and the Early Identification of Children with Autisim Spectrum Disorders

Released Time Awardees for Spring 2012

Name / Title

Department/School

Title of Research Proposal

Lauren Birney

Assistant Professor

School of Education

 Transforming STEM Learning and / or STEM Discovery Research

Catherine Dwyer

Associate Professor

Information Technology/ Seidenberg School of CS and IS

 Sustainable Energy Pathways       
 

Elena Goldman

Associate Professor

Finance and Economics / Lubin School of Business

Sustainability of Regimes in Fiscal Policy, Monetary Policy and the Financial Sector using Threshold VAR models

Narayan Murthy

Computer Science/ Seidenberg School of CS and IS

US-India Workshop on computer and Mobile Forensics and the Developement of a New research Collaboration with India on Computer and Mobile Forensics

 

Released Time Awardees for Spring 2011

Name / Title

Department/School

Title of Research Proposal

Frances Delahanty

Associate Professor

Psychology  / Dyson College of Arts & Sciences

Center for Studies of Peace, Justice and Sustainability

Hillary Knepper

 Assistant Professor

Department of Public Administration / Dyson College of Arts & Sciences

           
Strengthening Health Care Infrastructures in Resource Poor Countries: Haiti Demonstration Project

Theresa Lant

Associate Professor

Managment / Lubin School of Business

 Unleashing Innovation in Interdisciplinary Science Teams

Jillian Mcdonald

Associate Professor

Fine Arts  / Dyson College of Arts & Sciences

Unnatural Production of three video artworks titled Unnatural, Apparitions, and Monster's Ball

 

Released Time Awardees for Fall 2010

Name / Title

Department/School

Title of Research Proposal

Li-Chou Chen

 Assistant Professor

Information Systems/ Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems

Trust and Security Risk Perception in Individual Decision Making of Online Activities

Susan Herman

Associate Professor

Criminal Justice / Dyson College of Arts & Sciences

           
The Role of Police Justice for Victims of Crime

Noushi Rahman

Associate Professor

Managment / Lubin School of Business

 

Operational Performance of Social Entrepreneurs

Joanne K. Singleton
Professor

Lienhard School of Nursing

Transitioning Primary Care Family Nurse Practitioners to Practice Doctorates

 

Released Time Awardees for Spring 2010

Name / Title

Department/School

Title of Research Proposal

Lauren Birney
Assistant Clinical Professor

School of Education

Math and Science Partnership Funding

Sung-Hyuck Cha  

Associate Professor


Computer Science/ Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems

           
A joint research project in the area of Computation Forensics

Zhaohua Dai

Assistant Professor

Forensic Science / Dyson College of Arts & Sciences

 

RUI: Molecular Recognition by Tris (2-pyridylmethyl) amine-Based Tripodal Ligands and Its application in Mercury Sensing

Jack Horne
Assistant Professor

Biology and Health Science  / Dyson College of Arts & Sciences

 

Cutting Edge Imaging for Undergraduate Research and Coursework

Sergey Kazakov
Associate Professor

Chemistry / Physical  Dyson College of Arts & Sciences

 

Mechanobiochemical Systems: Conversion of Environmentally Sensitive Mechanical Energy into Biochemical Energy of Living Processes

Nancy Krucher
Associate Professor

Biology and Health Science  / Dyson College of Arts & Sciences

The Role of PNUTS in apoptosis in cancer cells

 

Gregory Lampard
Assistant Professor

Biology and Health Science  / Dyson College of Arts & Sciences

 

Integration of Environmental Stress Induced Signaling and Stomatal Development by Mitogen Activated Protein Kinase Signaling in Arabidopsis thaliana

Anthony Mancini
Assistant Professor

Psychology  / Dyson College of Arts & Sciences

 

Individual Differences in Acute Stress Responding

Released Time Awardees for Fall 2009

Name / Title

Department/School

Title of Research Proposal

Frank Marchese
Professor

Computer Science/ Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems

Funding for Pace Digital Gallery.

Nancy Reagin  

Professor


History and Women’s Gender Studies/ Dyson College of Arts & Sciences

Getting a Life: Fan Communities in Late 19th and 20th Century  

Mohsen Shiri-Garakani

Assistant Professor

Chemistry/Physical Sciences / Dyson College of Arts & Sciences

Quantum Praxiology and Structure of Physical Reformations

 

Released Time Awardees for Spring 2009

Name / Title

Department/School

Title of Research Proposal

Paul Benjamin
Professor

Computer Science/ Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems

Cognitive Robots: Integrating Perception, Language and Problem Solving in Behavior-Based Robots.

Zhaohua Dai
Assistant Professor


Forensic Science/ Dyson College of Arts & Sciences

Detection of Lead and Mercury in Food Using a Hand-held X-Ray Fluorescence

Catherine Dwyer

Associate Professor

Information Systems/ Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems

Social Design Requirements for Online Privacy Management

Claudia Green
Associate Professor


Management/ Management Science/ Lubin School of Business

Internationalization of the MBA Curriculum and/or Promoting Understanding through Internationalization of the Undergraduate Business Curriculum

Sergey Kazakov
Associate Professor


Chemistry/Physical Science/ Dyson College of Arts & Sciences

Small Ions and dormant bacterial spores

Nancy Krucher
Associate Professor


Biology and Health Sciences/ Dyson College of Arts and Sciences

The Role of RB Phosphorylation in Apoptosis