Year 3 (2018) awards have been granted as part of the Kay Family Foundation Data Analytics program. Similar to Year 1 and 2, faculty teams proposed ideas that were data intensive in nature, used model-based or data analytic approaches for developing new knowledge in an area and lead to new partnerships and/or external funding. It was a
I am excited to announce the 2nd Annual Securing the Future for Research and Creative Activity Workshop on August 16th (9:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M.) in Argyros Forum 209ABC. This will be an opportunity both for new and existing faculty to receive updates, ask questions, and provide input on research support at Chapman. To see
The Offices of the President, the Provost, and the Vice President for Research are pleased to announce the 15 recipients of the 2018 Faculty Opportunity Funds. The Faculty Opportunity Fund program was created this year as a way to support Chapman University faculty in the development of new and innovative research, scholarship and creative activity.
The Office of Research would like to announce the third round of the Kay Family Foundation Data Analytics Grant Program awarded from a $2.5M commitment generously made by the Kay Family Foundation for advancing Chapman University’s activities in the area of Data Analytics/Sciences. In this round, approximately $400,000 has been allocated for individual grants ranging
The Office of Research and Sponsored Projects Services is pleased to announce that starting June 1, 2018, all external grant proposals will be submitted and routed using our new electronic proposal submission system – Cayuse SP/424. This is part of a multi-year project integrating all research administration into Cayuse for increased transparency and efficiency. To
The Office of the Provost would like to take you and a small group of potential interdisciplinary collaborators to lunch. The “First Lunch” initiative is an idea that has emerged following the survey results gathered in 2016 on faculty research needs. The general idea is to provide some external support for faculty getting together to
Provided below, is an update on the recent budget that Congress approved and President Trump signed on March 23, 2018, which provided $1.3 trillion in spending and substantially increased research and development (R&D) funding. The FY2018 R&D spending will reach $176.8 billion, which is an increase of 12.8% ($20.1 billion) over FY2017 R&D spending. This
The Spring 2018 National Science Foundation (NSF) Grants Conference will take place on June 4-5, 2018 in Detroit, Michigan. The two-day event will be held in the Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center. Registration will open on Thursday, March 15th at 12:00 PM EST. The conference will reach capacity very quickly, so you are encouraged to register as soon as it opens. NSF will send an email reminder to their listserv
“We welcome you to the 2018 NSF CISE CAREER Proposal Writing Workshop, to be held at the NSF headquarters in Alexandria, Virginia on Monday, April 9, 2018. This event will introduce junior faculty to the NSF CAREER program, and help them prepare their CAREER proposal. ” To learn more about this workshop visit their website here.
A Chapman University faculty member has published new research showing why many teenagers consume energy drinks, how often, the age they started and what influences their choice of brands. Results showed that 40 percent of teens aged 13 to 19 reported an adverse effect while ingesting energy drinks. Although several of these adverse effects go