Novel Proteins and Other Inquiries
CUNY faculty have been honored
this semester with major grants from foundations, government and
industry. The awards, reflecting the diversity of scholarly interests
of the faculty across the University, include research in bioengineering,
biochemistry and disease control. What follows is a sampling.
Visit cuny.edu/news for a complete listing.
IGERT: Multiscale Phenomena in Soft Materials, National
Science Foundation, Morton Denn, Levich Institute, City College,
Engaging Latino Communities for Education Initiative,
W.K. Kellogg Foundation, M. Saravia-Shore, Lehman College, $400,000.
Title V, Electronic Student Profiles, U.S. Department
of Education, J. LaPerla and K. Bonsignore, New York City College
of Technology, $318,706.
Teacher Quality Leadership Program, New York State
Education Department, K. Kinsler and M. Gamble, Hunter College,
Bridges to the Future Program, U.S. National Institute
of Health, C. Wu, LaGuardia Community College, $215,996.
EDGEAdult and Continuing Education Program,
New York State Education Department, J. MacKillop, City College,
China International Migration Project, NIH/National
Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Z. Liang, Queens
Molecular Structure and Function of Protective Plant Polymers,
National Science Foundation, Ruth Stark, The College of Staten
Characterization of Novel Proteins Involved in Sterol Homestasis,
Pfizer, G. Small, City College, $110,000.
Asthma & Hazardous Substances Applied Research &
Development: Mapping Air Toxics & Asthma in Greenpoint/Williamsburg,
PHS/Centers for Disease Control, J. Corburn and D. Kotelchuck,
Hunter College, $100,000.
Gear Up Program, U.S. Department of Education, A.
Kahn, LaGuardia Community College, $1,519,998.
Comprehensive Career Development Program, New York
City Housing Preservation and Development, S. Watson, LaGuardia
Community College, $1,469,661.
National Center for Permanency Planning, HHS/Administration
for Children & Family Services, B. Leashore and G. Mallon,
Hunter College School of Social Work, $1,150,000.