Research Grants and Awards
Faculty Grants & Awards
- Susan Foster & John Baker
2005: National Science Foundation. Title: Ancestral plasticity and mating system evolution in the stickleback radiation. Award: $574,548. Duration: 2005-2009.
- David Hibbett
2012: National Science Foundation AVATOL (Assembling, Visualizing and Analyzing the Tree of Live) Program. Title: Collaborative Research: Automated and Community-Driven Synthesis of the Tree of Life, DEB 1208719. Award: $300.000. Duration: May 1, 2012 - April 30, 2015.
2010: National Science Foundation Biodiversity Inventories (R. Halling, PI, DSH and M. Binder, Co-PIs). Title: Boletineae (Fungi) in Queensland, Australia, DEB- 1020421. Award: $456,395. Duration: Sept. 1, 2010 - Aug. 31, 2013.
2009: National Science Fundation Systematics and Population Biology (DSH, PI).Title: T- enhancing taxonomic expertise in the Polyporales, DEB- 0933081. Award: $750,000. Duration: Jan.1, 2010 - Dec.31, 2014.
- Denis Larochelle
2009: Nuclea Biomarkers, LLC (DAL, PI). Title: Dictyostelium-based screen for novel drugs. Award: $125,000 per year. Duration: June 1, 2009 - May 31, 2010, renewable for three years.
- Todd Livdahl
2012: National Institutes of Health. Title: Community Diversity and Parasite Dynamics. Award: $380,000. Duration: 2012-2015.
- Deborah Robertson
2011: National Science Foundation. Title: Regulation of nitrogen assimilation in marine diatoms: Investigation of the importance of post-transcriptional processes. Award: $385,381. Duration: 2011-2014.
- Heather Wiatrowski
2008: Department of Energy Environmental Remediation Sciences Program. Title: Microbial reduction of mercury in saturated subsurface sediments and its potential to mobilize mercury in its elemental form. Tamar Barkay (PI); Heather A. Wiatrowski, Nathan Yee, Ravi Kukkadapu, Lily Y. Young, and Gerben Zylstra, (coPI's). Award: $997,749.00. Duration: August 2008 - July 2011.