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Proposal# Investigator(s) Project Title Funding Agencies Award Date Total Award
4131 PI: Hoellein, Timothy CAREER: Anthropogenic litter in freshwaters: an ecosystem approach National Science Foundation

07/01/2016 $600,000
4256 PI: Ballicora, Miguel
Co-PIs: Liu, Dali
Synthesis of Glycogen in Bacteria and Starch in Plants: Evolution and Mechanism of Allosteric Control National Science Foundation

08/01/2016 $639,998
4387 PI: Wakefield-Connell, Elizabeth Harnessing Gesture and Action to Improve Pre-Algebra Instruction National Science Foundation

University of Chicago
08/12/2016 $23,033
4431 PI: Smetana, Lara
Co-PIs: Stoelinga, TimothyTingley, Peter
Redefining Urban STEM Teacher Preparation by Teaching, Learning, and Leading with Schools and Communities(LUC NOYCE Scholars) National Science Foundation

05/01/2017 $642,292
4468 PI: Putonti, Catherine
Co-PIs: Siobhan Watkins
Collaborative Research: Deciphering the Vast Genetic Diversity of Virus through Gene Networks National Science Foundation

06/21/2017 $676,340
4484 PI: Ciszek, Jacob The Surface Diels-Alder Reaction of Tetracene and Pentacene Crystals – Blurring the Lines Between Solid State, Surface, and Synthetic Chemistry National Science Foundation

08/01/2017 $420,000
4500 PI: Becker, Daniel
Co-PIs: Misty Kuhn
Collaborative Research: RUI: Expanding the repertoire of chemical tools to study and characterize bacterial Gcn5-related N-acetyltransferase functions National Science Foundation

01/01/2018 $54,000
4556 PI: Ciszek, Jacob MRI: Acquisition of Scanning Electron Microscope National Science Foundation

08/15/2017 $139,965
4593 PI: Greenberg, Ronald
Co-PIs: Thiruvathukal, George
Collaborative Research: Chicago Alliance For Equity in Computer Science (CAFECS) National Science Foundation

10/15/2017 $72,497
4645 PI: Fitch, Alanah The Poisoned Onion National Science Foundation

University of Illinois, Chicago
03/11/2018 $34,668
4671 PI: Talbot, Mary Assessment Literacy for the Development of Teacher Understanding with the Next Generation Science Standards National Science Foundation

University of Illinois, Chicago
01/25/2019 $36,000
4708 PI: Killelea, Daniel Chemical and Structural Consequences of High Oxygen Coverages and Subsurface Oxygen in Catalytically Active Metals National Science Foundation

07/01/2018 $209,650
4711 PI: Bohnert Tu, Amy
Co-PIs: Heard, Amy
The Impact of Commercial Messaging and Persuasive Intent on Individual Outcomes National Science Foundation

02/08/2018 $46,000
4730 PI: Haden, Catherine Exploring the Consequences of Individual Differences in Preschooler’s Causal Stance National Science Foundation

Vanderbilt University
02/27/2018 $70,620
4741 PI: Giaquinto, Anthony
Co-PIs: Tingley, PeterPeters, EmilyBourque, Matthew
Loyola University Chicago: Becoming a Partner in Student Engagement in Mathematics through a Network for Active Learning National Science Foundation

Association of Public & Land-Grant Universities (APLU)
04/03/2018 $93,283
4749 PI: Matthews, Gregory
Co-PIs: Thiruvathukal, George
Collaborative Research: Statistical analysis of partially observed shapes in 2 dimensions National Science Foundation

08/01/2018 $75,028
4800 PI: Mierisch, Jennifer
Co-PIs: Dale, RodneyRochlin, MichaelSteidl, StephanCavanaugh, Daniel
MRI: Acquisition of a Laser Scanning Confocal Microscope for Research and Teaching National Science Foundation

10/01/2018 $396,971
4810 PI: Gomberg-Munoz, Ruth State of Return: Deported but not Defeated in Mexico City National Science Foundation

07/09/2018 $280,544
4906 PI: Garbarski, Dana Effects of Interviewers, Respondents, and Questions on the Survey Measurement of Health Outcomes and Health Disparities National Science Foundation

University of Wisconsin
03/18/2020 $35,455
4917 PI: Hewitt, Michael PhD Workshop on Advances in Operations Research Applied to Transportation and Logistics National Science Foundation

09/01/2018 $49,797
4946 PI: Pigott, Theresa
Co-PIs: Heard, Amy
The Impact of Commercial Messaging and Persuasive Intent on Individual Outcomes National Science Foundation

10/08/2018 $92,000
4951 PI: Deiger, Megan
Co-PIs: Brazdil, LindaTalbot, Mary
Evaluation of STEM+C Project (Learning Trajectories for Everyday Computing: Integrating Computational Thinking and Elementary Mathematics) National Science Foundation

University of Florida
07/18/2019 $240,722
4959 PI: Talbot, Mary External Evaluation of UIC INCLUDES National Science Foundation

University of Illinois, Chicago
08/24/2018 $8,000
4980 PI: Liu, Dali Developing Switchable Electrophiles As Specific Covalent Protein Modifiers National Science Foundation

University of Texas at Austin
09/12/2019 $60,576
4991 PI: Putonti, Catherine Collaborative Research: Deciphering the Genetic Diversity of Viruses through Gene Networks -- Supplement National Science Foundation

06/04/2019 $135,046
4996 PI: Moran, Graham
Co-PIs: Audrey Lamb
Collaborative Research: The Chemistry of Riboflavin Biosynthesis National Science Foundation

08/07/2019 $324,999
4997 PI: Haden, Catherine Collaborative Research: Making Space for Story-Based Tinkering to Scaffold Early Informal Engineering Learning National Science Foundation

09/01/2019 $854,719
5013 PI: Morgan, Demetri
Co-PIs: Chris Botanga
The Illinois LSAMP STEM Pathway and Research Alliance (ILSPRA) National Science Foundation

Chicago State University
09/23/2019 $68,632
5030 PI: Chan-Tin, David
Co-PIs: Shelia Kennison
SaTC: EDU: Collaborative: Personalized Cybersecurity Education and Training National Science Foundation

07/15/2019 $202,654
5090 PI: Seguin, Brian
Co-PIs: Arash Yavari
Conference: Society for Natural Philosophy Meeting: Microstructure, Defects, and Growth in Mechanics National Science Foundation

05/17/2019 $31,827
5179 PI: Cavanaugh, Daniel CAREER: Circadian Control and Integration of Feeding and Metabolic Rhythms in Drosophila National Science Foundation

03/01/2020 $500,000
5183 PI: Sanger, Thomas The Developmental Regulation of Amniote Skull Diversity National Science Foundation

02/15/2020 $964,589
5185 PI: Cannon, Brian The Local and Global Effects on Genomic Architecture by Defects Induced in Repetitive DNA Domains National Science Foundation

08/01/2020 $240,289
5219 PI: Stuart, Yoel Is (Non)parallel Evolution Driven by (Non)parallel Selection? National Science Foundation

01/06/2020 $102,115
5319 PI: Chan-Tin, David
Co-PIs: Shelia Kennison
SaTC: EDU: Collaborative: Personalized Cybersecurity Education and Training National Science Foundation

05/19/2020 $16,000
5363 PI: Abbasi, Rasha Investigation of Downward Gamma Ray Showers from Natural Lightning National Science Foundation

University of Utah
05/05/2020 $142,007
4387 PI: Wakefield-Connell, Elizabeth Harnessing Gesture and Action to Improve Pre-Algebra Instruction National Science Foundation

University of Chicago
09/09/2017 $23,382
4387 PI: Wakefield-Connell, Elizabeth Harnessing Gesture and Action to Improve Pre-Algebra Instruction National Science Foundation

University of Chicago
06/30/2019 $23,737
4387 PI: Wakefield-Connell, Elizabeth Harnessing Gesture and Action to Improve Pre-Algebra Instruction National Science Foundation

University of Chicago
08/21/2019 $16,587
4431 PI: Smetana, Lara
Co-PIs: Stoelinga, TimothyTingley, Peter
Redefining Urban STEM Teacher Preparation by Teaching, Learning, and Leading with Schools and Communities(LUC NOYCE Scholars) National Science Foundation

05/01/2020 $308,660
4468 PI: Putonti, Catherine
Co-PIs: Siobhan Watkins
Collaborative Research: Deciphering the Vast Genetic Diversity of Virus through Gene Networks National Science Foundation

06/12/2019 $4,173
4468 PI: Putonti, Catherine
Co-PIs: Siobhan Watkins
Collaborative Research: Deciphering the Vast Genetic Diversity of Virus through Gene Networks National Science Foundation

06/12/2019 $6,000
4671 PI: Talbot, Mary Assessment Literacy for the Development of Teacher Understanding with the Next Generation Science Standards National Science Foundation

University of Illinois, Chicago
04/25/2020 $4,000